Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering Group with about 42,000 employees with a strong commitment to enhancing customer productivity, profitability and safety.
Our operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology, extensive knowledge about industrial processes and close customer cooperation. This combination, coupled with continuous investments in research and development (R&D), has enabled us to achieve world-leading positions in the following areas:
- Tools and tooling systems for industrial metal cutting
- Equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries
- Advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating
Sandvik’s operations are organized into three business areas responsible for research and development (R&D), production and sales of their respective products and services.
Sandvik Machining Solutions
A market-leading manufacturer of tools and tooling systems for advanced industrial metal cutting. Products are manufactured in cemented carbide and other hard materials such as diamond, cubic boron nitride and special ceramics. The business area also comprises the areas of additive manufacturing and digital manufacturing.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology
A leading supplier in equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, crushing and screening, loading and hauling, tunneling, quarrying and breaking and demolition.
Sandvik Materials Technology
A world-leading manufacturer of advanced stainless steels and special alloys for the most demanding industries. The offering covers a large variety of product forms, such as tube, pipe, bar and strip steel as well as products for industrial heating.
Key Facts about the Sandvik Group (*)
|Revenues||100 billion SEK (approx.)|
|Number of employees||42.000 (approx.)|
|Chairman of the Board||Johan Molin|
|President and CEO||Björn Rosengren|
|Investments in R&D||3.7 billion SEK (approx.)|
|Number of active patents||5.900 (approx.)|