STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Travis Kilgore

Travis Kilgore, a Grand Forks native, joined team Steffes in 2013 as a shipping and receiving clerk at our Grand Forks West location. As manufacturing operations grew, Travis transitioned into a supervisor role.   In this role, he oversees all shipping and receiving activity for the Grand Forks West office. “My favorite part about working … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Shawn Willette

Shawn Willette came to Steffes as an Assembly Technician in 2014 after hearing an ad for open Steffes positions on the radio. During his time as Assembly Technician  he took an interest in welding and got trained and certified through Steffes.  Shawn has now been the Production Supervisor of our entire Grand Forks East facility … Read More

Steffes Hosted Hands On Training For GRE Cooperatives

Steffes Electric Thermal Storage (ETS) hosted an advanced technical training in Baxter, Minnesota on August 29th and 30th . The training was conducted by Steffes ETS experts Julie Thorpe, Technical Support Manager; Tom Steffes, Product Development Manager; and John Diem, Regional Sales Manager. Steffes invited partners from electric cooperatives in the central Minnesota area that … Read More

Steffes Named One of 50 Best Places To Work 2017

Steffes is proud to announce that we have been chosen as one of the 50 Best Places to Work by Prairie Business Magazine for the third consecutive year! This is an immense honor that is presented to 50 businesses each year across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. The selection is based on anonymous nominations … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Candy Haagenson

Candy Haagenson joined the Steffes team in 2011 as an assembly technician.  After two years, she transitioned into a new role as a quality assurance technician. In this role, she performs final inspections on our skid product line and verifies tools to ensure they are working properly. Candy said, her favorite thing about working at … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Steffes Welcomes Stephen Dusold

Steffes is proud to announce the selection of Stephen Dusold as VP of Manufacturing Excellence. In this role, Stephen is responsible for manufacturing operations to ensure ongoing production meets the needs of the customer both today and in the future. Stephen joined Steffes in 2017 with extensive operations and commercial leadership experience in the automotive, … Read More

2017 Steffes Internships Come To An End

This week marks the end of our summer interns’ time at Steffes. We have been offering a formal summer internship program for college students in a variety of positions throughout the company since 2014. The goal of the program is to give college students real world experience and hands on learning in their chosen career … Read More

Steffes Receives ISO 9001:2015 QMS Update

All Steffes manufacturing facilities now have ISO 9001: 2015 certification. Previously all Steffes facilities had ISO 9001: 2008 certification. This is  an update and recertification to the newest version of the quality management system standard certified by ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB). We strive to stay up to date on our certifications to ensure that … Read More

Retractable Pilot Support Arm In Full Production

Steffes is now in full production of the Retractable Pilot Support Arm. This product is a reliable solution for maintenance on any Steffes Flare. Adding the retractable pilot support arm enables maintenance on the pilot to be done safely and conveniently from the ground without the need for ladders, bucket trucks, or cranes. The retractable … Read More