Why Sandvik?

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When you join our global team you will find yourself inspired by the spirit of Sandvik and engaged in our dedicated efforts to optimize our customers’ productivity.

Our business concept is based on innovation, technology leadership and close, long-term customer relationships. In keeping with our vision and values, our ambition is always to set the industry standard in the areas in which we operate.

Some of our sustainability aims and initiatives:

  • Reduced CO2 emissions and increased energy efficiency by 20% respectively in 2020 vs. 2014
  • Various community involvement programs including, for example, HIV/AIDS prevention work and the development of children's education
  • 100% of our employees to be trained in our Code of Conduct

As a leading company, it is important to act and conduct business according to high ethical standards. To this day, our founder Göran Fredrik Göransson’s values still remain; to continuously strive to be a responsible company and employer. Our extensive sustainability agenda is designed to ensure that our operations are run in a sustainable way. We are continuously improving our processes with, for example, the aim of reducing our environmental footprint.

We make our customers more sustainable

Sandvik has a comprehensive range of customer offerings, which contribute to more efficient and safer industrial processes while often reducing the environmental impact.
Read about how we create customer value in the industry offerings section

Areas of expertise

Sandvik’s operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology and extensive insight into industrial processes.

Read more about our expertise

Innovation prizes

Each year Sandvik awards two prizes to employees to stimulate and reward significant efforts in industrial innovation.

Read more about the innovation prizes

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Community involvement

We are engaged in several community involvement projects in areas such as education and innvovation.

Read more about our community involvement and see examples