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Write your next chapter with Sverdrup Steel

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The positive momentum Sverdrup Steel gained in 2017, has accelerated in to 2018. Sverdrup Steel is confident that our growth is a sustainable one and to accommodate the high level of activity we need to strengthen our organization. For the next couple of months we will be looking to hire for various positions at several of our locations. We currently have two positions in Stavanger, and one in Sheffield. Within a short time we will also post vacancies for our Oslo office.

Sverdrup Steel is a privately owned company with locations in seven countries around the globe. We currently export to more than 60 countries. Sverdrup Steel has within the last couple of years developed in to one of the largest distributors of high performance alloys. We have grown from being a supplier to the oil & gas industry into a global supplier. We have penetrated key sectors where we have found our know how acquired from working with the stringent demands of the oil & gas are in demand. These sectors has given us a platform of industries that are independent of the cycles of the oil & gas industry.

If you are looking for new opportunities and find our vacant positions of interest. We have the best people in the business and we are looking for the right people to strengthen our team even more. So if you enjoy a busy work day. Enjoy solving challenges with the backing of a great team. Want to work in a company with short decision processes. A company in growth. Enjoy winning. We would like to hear from you.

Positions in Stavanger:

Positions in Sheffield:

Introducing our new Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer Leon Skamfer

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To accommodate the growth we had in 2017at Sverdrup Steel, and in order to achieve our goals for future growth we have hired several new resources. In the coming weeks we continue to introduce, our new team members here on our news feed

The second introduction we are making is our new Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer Leon Skamfer

Christer has worked with stainless and high performance material for just over 14 years, although mainly with pipe, fittings and flanges. He started his career in Stavanger Rørhandel and stayed with the company trough its many changes this last decade. Up until Christer joined Sverdrup Steel in February this year. His previous work experience has given him an extensive knowledge base of the core alloys that Sverdrup Steel stock as our alloy range is similar to that of his previous employer, the difference being the format of the product. His know how transfers well in to his new position at Sverdrup Steel.

Christer Leon Skamfer has been a well-known contact for many of our members of our sales team for many years, as his friendly manner and focus on service made him the go to guy for our team, when we needed to source pipe, flanges and fittings.

 

When advertising for the position of Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer applied for the position. His person and qualifications seemed to be a perfect fit with Sverdrup Steels values and the skill set required to strengthen our strong team.

 

Christer has already proven our assumptions and expectations to be accurate he is already an integrated part of the team. He is a great addition that has been given a warm welcome from both colleagues and customers.

We would like to introduce our new colleague Thomas Refstad

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2017 was a busy and exciting year for Sverdrup Steel, to accommodate our growth, and in order to achieve our goals for future growth we have hired several new resources. In the coming weeks we will introduce them all here on our news feed.

The first introduction is our new Key Account Manager Export, Thomas Refstad.

Thomas joined our Export team in Oslo January this year. We are very happy to have Thomas Refstad on our team. With his focus on service, his experience and knowledge about alloys, specifications and applications, we are positive that he will be a great asset for our customers.

Thomas has amassed his vast knowledge of the industry through his career when previously having worked in several different sectors of the steel industry. He started of his career at Burmeister, and then joined Outukumpu Norway, and his last stop before joining Sverdrup Steel was at Norsk Stål.

We have a long-standing relationship with him from his eight years at Outokumpus Norwegian branch. Because of our previous relationship with Thomas as a supplier, we had no doubt that Thomas was the perfect applicant for the job when we went looking for a candidate to strengthen our export team. Through his knowledge and understanding of the market, Thomas has been a great asset from day one at Sverdrup Steel.

We know from firsthand experience that he will be a great value for our customers as well.

Sverdrup Steel has opened in Busan, Korea

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Sverdrup Steel is proud to announce that we have opened our new subsidiary company in Busan, Korea.  Sverdrup Steel Korea Ltd is being lead by our General Manager Min-young Jung, who has vast experience within the domestic Korean high performance steel market. We are delighted to have Min-young Jung and his team onboard, and we have great confidence in that Sverdrup Steels will be a supplier that will be well received in the Korean market. We will strive to earn the confidence of the market by having a wide stock range and volume with in our product range. Presenting a high level of service, ensuring quality and reliability of our product. Offer technical support to our customers. On time delivery. And building our local presence for the future.

Situated in the industrial area of Gangseo-gu, Busan. The warehouse is just over 2000 m2.  Sverdrup Steel Korea Ltd is set up to service the Korean market, we are stocking plate in LDX, Duplex, Super Duplex and 6Mo. We look forward to strengthening our relations with existing customers and the opportunity to build new relations with new customers in the Korean market. We will off course be able to supply the whole range of material offered by the Sverdrup Steel group. We hope to be able to further build our stock program in Korea as we progress and identify demand. And form partnerships with new customers in the Korean Market.

 

 

Sverdrup Steel nominated for the “Business success of the year” award

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Thursday 26.01.2018 Rystad Energy announced the nominees for this year’s Gullkronen awards. Sverdrup Steel is nomiated for “Business success of the year”. The other nominees in the category is Beerenberg, Subsea 7 and Mento.

The purpose of Gullkronen is to recognize companies, teams or people who have shown outstanding achievements on the Norwegian continental shelf during the previous year. Awards are handed out in nine categories. The categories, and this year’s nominees, are as follows;

  • Explorer of the Year
    Aker BP, Cairn Energy, Lundin Norway, Statoil
  • Business Developer of the Year
    Aker BP, CapeOmega, Pandion Energy, Point Resources
  • Project Developer of the Year
    Statoil (Gina Krog), Statoil (Polarled), Statoil (Oseberg Vestflanken 2), Wintershall (Maria)
  • Field Operator of the Year
    Aker BP (Alvheim), Statoil (Grane), ConocoPhillips (Ekofisk), ConocoPhillips (Eldfisk)
  • New Venture of the Year
    Vision iO, Fuglesangs Subsea, Halfwave, Ace Oil Tools
  • Globetrotter of the Year
    Höegh LNG, RESMAN, Tampnet, Autronica Fire and Security
  • Business Success of the Year
    Beerenberg, Subsea 7, Mento, Sverdrup Steel
  • Green Initiator of the Year
    Aker BP, Eidesvik, Statoil, Total E&P Norge

Sverdrup Steel is both honored and humbled to be among the nominees at the 10 year anniversary of Rystad Energy’s Gullkronen Awards. Sverdrup Steel would like to extend their congratulations to the other nominees and wish them the best of luck at the upcoming ceremony!

The award ceremony will be held Thursday 1st of February 2018 at Wallmans Oslo. More info about; “This years Gullkronen awards and the nominees” and “Winners / nominees from previous years”

 

New Service! Brand new coil stock!

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Sverdrup Steel is now able to provide cut to length service for the following alloys:
  • Lean Duplex – 1.4162/UNS 32101
  • Duplex – 1.4462 / UNS S31803 / S32205
  • Super Duplex – 1.4410 / UNS S32750
  • 6Mo, 254SMO – 1.4547 / UNS S31254
Our coil stock consist of 2000mm wide coild in thicknesses 3mm, 4mm, 5mm and 6mm.Maximum length is 15000mm
  • Surface finished 1D/2E
  • ASTM A240 / ASME SA240
  • EN ISO 10028-7
  • NACE MR 0175
Sverdrup Steel is a global supplier of high performance materials, providing one of Europe’s largest stock holdings. With a clear focus on superior customer service, we promise to deliver the quality your business demands. We stock a large range of materials in bars and plates that is ready for same day dispatch from our facilities in Norway and the UK.

Drop by our stand at Stainless 2017 in Brno 17-18 May

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Sverdrup Steel is very pleased to announce that we will also be present at the Stainless 2017 in Brno from the 17 to 18 May 2017. This in the 9 th international Stainless Steel Exhibition at Brno in the Czech Republic. This is the first time Sverdrup Steel exhibits at this event, and we are very much lookign forwards to welcome both existing and new buisiness partners at our stand (no. 139)

We are sure that our stock program with a wide selection of Duplex, Super Duplex, 6Mo and Nickel Alloys will be of great interest to visitors looking for a realiable partner for material solutions and suply at the International Stainless Steel Exhibition.

The Stainless Steel World Conference & Exhibition 2017

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Sverdrup Steel is happy to announce that we are once again participating at the Stainless Steel World Conference and Exhibition in Maastricht on the 28th until the 30th of November 2017.
This year the Stainless Steel World in Maastricht has its 10th Anniversary. In the space of these 10 biannual events held over the last 20 years the Stainless Steel World has cemented itself as the leading arena for the stainless steel community.
Sverdrup Steel is looking forward to meeting both old and new acquaintances at our stand no. 109.  We look forward to learning more about the challenges our current and potential new customers are facing in this current market that is rapidly changing and developing its demands on the suppliers, producers and the technology providers. In addition to this we aim to improve our understanding, to enable us to use our attributes and resources to help solve these challenges.
Sverdrup Steel is more than a wholesale stock provider, we strive to be the material solution provider, adding value to the stainless steel industry, through competence and availability.
«We help create the future»

Brand new sverdrupsteel.com

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We are very happy to welcome you to the new website of Sverdrup Steel Group! We hope you find that the website provides the information you are seeking, and maybe provide a couple of facts or tools that you enjoy. The new website should be more user friendly and is suitable for mobile and tablet users.

Over the next few weeks we will be adding more content and fine tuning this site, so if you see an issue please let us know. And, if you like what you see, we wouldn’t mind hearing about that either. One of the new features of the new site is the use and integration of our Mat-line, that our employees have duped the DNA sequence of Sverdrup Steel. You can learn more about the material line by following this link.