About SAFI


SAFI was established in 1986 during the early days of the Information Technology for the Construction Industry. With over 37 years of experience, SAFI has consistently been at the forefront of its field, continuously pioneering cutting-edge technologies to serve the global marketplace.

SAFI software products are meticulously created to meet the industry’s highest standards. They are regularly updated and enhanced with new features to ensure practical and effective applications in structural engineering. At SAFI, our engineering team remains dedicated to staying abreast of technological advancements, international standards, regulations, scientific research, and the latest requirements crucial for modern software operations.

SAFI software is a technology-driven solution designed to empower engineers to tackle complex structural challenges with ease. With a rich history of continuous development, SAFI stands as an example of innovation in the construction industry, earning global recognition for its transformative impact on the field and its role in shaping the construction industry.

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Software innovation is truly the very essence of SAFI’s identity. We are deeply proud of our engineering team’s ability to create unique and exceptional products for our end-users.


SAFI’ mission is to provide cutting-edge and innovative technologies that lead to enhanced productivity and success for a wide range of organizations, whether they are small, medium, large, or global in scope. For over 38 years, we have remained focused in our commitment to realizing this mission, and we are eagerly looking forward to bringing forth further technological advancements in the years ahead. You can place your trust in SAFI to deliver reliable, productive and efficient structural software solutions tailored to meet your structural needs.


SAFI is recognized as a global leader in the field of structural engineering technology, providing the construction industry with advanced software solutions and tools. Our innovative products are design to exceed industry benchmarks, increase productivity, and elevate user satisfaction. SAFI’ vision revolves around delivering seamlessly integrated software solutions for the structural applications within civil engineering.

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Visionary Leadership

Rachik Elmaraghy, Ph.D., Eng., FCSCE

Dr. Elmaraghy founded SAFI Quality Software Inc. in 1986 with the vision of providing the construction industry with state-of-the-art software tools. He is leading the innovative R&D work for the many technological products at SAFI. He is also guiding the consulting engineering services for the affiliated company StructureTech Network Inc.

Dr. Elmaraghy holds a B.Sc. from Cairo University and an M.A.Sc. from Toronto University. In 2008, he was granted a Ph.D. in Construction Engineering from the ETS University of Quebec in Montreal Canada for his significant research work related to solving the Interoperability problems that are facing the construction industry, and which led to the development of the Virtual Technologies for the full integration of 3D modeling, analysis, design, detail drawings and fabrication.

Dr. Elmaraghy has gained extensive industrial experience before founding SAFI™. He worked for two years at Pratt & Whitney, a United Technology company, where he carried out stress and vibration analyses of aircraft components. For another three years, he performed stress and vibration analyses, and structural design of diesel engines and electric generator structures at Bombardier. Dr. Elmaraghy then joined the Industrial Research Center of Quebec (CRIQ) where he was successively Head of the Vibration and Noise department, Head of the Testing and Evaluation department and Head of the Structural Dynamics department.


In June of 2016, SAFI’s President, Dr. Rachik Elmaraghy, has been elected a Fellow of the CSCE by the Society’s Board of Directors. "The CSCE awards program is administered jointly by the CSCE Honours & Fellowships Committee and by the CSCE Foundation Trustees (a Canadian registered charity) and funded by the generosity of CSCE members and others who support the Society’s mission. These awards are intended to recognize and encourage the pursuit of excellence. Members who have attained civil engineering excellence and who have contributed actively towards the progress of their profession may be elected as Fellows by the CSCE Board of Directors. With the designation of Fellow, CSCE seeks to acknowledge annually academic and practicing members, currently active or retired. " (REFERENCE, CSCE, www.csce.ca)

Core values

Ability to listen.

Our success is driven by the ability to correctly understand our customers needs to resolve their problems.


Once we agree or promise, we deliver. It is simple and natural for us.

Aim to increase your productivity.

Our continuous R&D efforts ensure that we produce technologies with ultimate productivity functions.



We always do the right things for our customers and our employees.


We care for the safety of structural projects carried out using our technologies, for the interest of our customers and the well-being of our employees.


Communications are straightforward, up to the level of the company CEO when needed, ensuring our customers goals for project success and within schedule.


Our customers know that we are their reliable partners for the long run and the best to come.


We deliver technologies that are innovative and reliable. We know that quality products are produced by quality companies for quality customers.


We serve all customers equally, from practicing engineers starting business to the largest well established engineering organizations and government departments.


We ensure that the functions developed are simple to use irrespective of the internal complexity levels.


Our operations are essentially driven by business-to-business relationship and trust for long term mutual success.

Communicate with our team

SAFI will be happy to assist you with any inquiries. We are committed to offering the best customer service experience and will strive to answer you within a timely manner.

The company has acquired extensive international experience in developing Software and Technologies that meets American, Canadian, European, Asian, African, Middle Eastern and various international codes for most structural applications.

Our products are bilingual, french and english, and can be translated to any other languages. They support both metric and imperial units and run on several platforms and network installations. New structural applications based on specific international or local countries codes for Seismic Analysis and Design can be added to the company product line for target international markets. Organizations that need such developments, are invited to communicate with us.
SAFI™ is open to partner with established companies for the distribution of its products to specific market places around the globe.

Joining SAFI™ Reseller Program offers you access to the benefits you need to begin selling Structural Engineering Solutions to your prospects and customers. Adding our technology to your portfolio enable the expertise that can differentiate your organization from competitors. If you would like to inquire about becoming a SAFI™ Reseller, please do not hesitate to communicate with us.
Through partnering with various organizations and various governments and institutions, SAFI™ is looking forward to contribute significantly towards creating secure infrastructures design and construction projects that are sound, safe and reliable.

We will help you negotiate a partnership business with SAFI Quality Software Inc. helping you reach your goals and further increase your profits. Whether you are an individual engineer, company executive or government official, you are best welcomed at SAFI™ where we will listen to your needs and participate towards the solutions.

Software innovation is truly the very essence of SAFI’s identity. We are deeply proud of our engineering team's ability to create unique and exceptional products for our end-users.