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About us

Sandvik is a global, high-tech engineering group providing solutions that enhance productivity, profitability and sustainability for the manufacturing, mining and infrastructure industries.
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We make the shift – advancing the world through engineering

We are forward thinkers, driven by our passion to continuously innovate smarter solutions and enable important shifts.

Our purpose and strategic objectives

Expertise and innovation

We are a global team of engineering pioneers bound together by a strong belief in innovating smarter solutions to help our customers become more efficient and sustainable.

Expertise and innovation Find out more about our expertise and innovation
  • Areas of expertise
  • Innovation and R&D
  • Innovation prizes
  • Digitalization

Sandvik at a glance

Sandvik is a global engineering group with approximately 41,000 employees.


We contribute to enhanced efficiency and sustainability in several industries.


Our portfolio covers some of the best-known industrial technology brands.

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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions
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Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions

Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions
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Sandvik Manufacturing and Machining Solutions

Sandvik Manufacturing and Machining Solutions


We have a unique contribution to make in helping to create a net zero, circular and regenerative world.

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Key facts about Sandvik

127 billion SEK (approx.)*
Number of employees
41,000 (approx.)*
Chairman of the Board
Johan Molin
President and CEO
Stefan Widing
Investments in R&D
4.6 billion SEK (approx.)*
Number of active patents
6,900 (approx.)*
Stockholm, Sweden
Founded year

*Figures refer to 2023, continuing operations

Group Executive Management

Management team

Get to know the people who lead the Sandvik Group.

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