Kanthal heating technology products and services belong to Sandvik, a high-technology, engineering group with advanced products and a world-leading position within selected areas.
Worldwide business activities are conducted through representation in more than 130 countries. In 2012 the Group had about 49,000 employees with annual sales of approximately 99,000 MSEK.
Sandvik's business concept is based on a unique competence in materials technology. This has resulted in a world-leading position in three core areas:
- Cemented-carbide and high-speed steel tools for metalworking applications and blanks and components made of cemented carbide and other hard materials.
- Equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries.
- Products in advanced stainless materials, titanium, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials and steel belt-based processing systems.