SAE a worldwide leader company in Power Transmission and Distribution was established in 1926 under the name of “Società Anonima Elettrificazione”. Since then, a long story of success started, and SAE became a worldwide leading company in the design, manufacturing and construction of transmission lines and substations.
Strongly motivated people with an extraordinary innovation capacity, led the company to expand its activity in the post World War period establishing a world wide network of subsidiary companies for steel tower manufacturing, design and construction of transmission lines and substations.
In 1989 SAE entered the ABB’s group, one of the biggest multinational group of companies in the electrotechnical sector, enforcing the leadership in the transmission and distribution business.
Seventeen years later, ABB sold the power transmission line business and since March 1st, 2005 SAE is again a self standing company developing its own activities using the knowledge, experience and partnerships built up during its long story.