In 1927, the Sauleda family was pioneer in the production of brake belts for the automation industry and to this day our innovative spirit has never ceased.

Over time, the company has well adapted to the highest demands for the market and has been an international reference in the friction material world.

It's our pleasure to be your partner in any project for industrial brakes, clutches and for any future challenge that the industry may bring.


Mr. Victoriano Sauleda founded a textile company in Sant Pol de Mar.


Mr. Antonio Sauleda Paulís began a new branch in the company producing the first brake belts for automation industry.


Mr. Antonio Sauleda Pares developed the production of clutch facings.


During this decade, Frenos Sauleda began the production of friction materials for industrial applications.


The Sauleda family began the production of friction materials for the wind energy sector.


Presently the company is run by the family’s forth generation, and continues to produce a wide range of products. Frenos Sauleda products are present in many different fields around the world.