Paul Steffes Wins Inaugural Leaders and Legacies Award

Paul Steffes has made the inaugural list of Leaders & Legacies award winners from Prairie Business Magazine.  Leaders & Legacies is a recognition award that’s meant to honor up to 10 of the region’s most successful and influential corporate executives in our area, celebrating their accomplishments in business over the years. “Leaders & Legacies is … Read More

Steffes Educates Students About Careers in Manufacturing

Amanda Heidt, HR Generalist at Steffes, presented to Dickinson High School students as part of the Dream It. Do It. initiative. Dream It. Do It. was launched by the Greater North Dakota Chamber (GNDC) in partnership with the North Dakota Manufacturing Council to promote careers in manufacturing in the state.  The program teaches North Dakota … Read More

Steffes Competes in Dancing For Special Stars

As a part of our ongoing partnership with Special Olympics North Dakota, Steffes competed in their largest annual fundraiser, Dancing For Special Stars on Tuesday April 9th in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Our very own Stephen Dusold, Vice President of Manufacturing Excellence, was our “star” along with his professional dance partner Sammi Larson performed in … Read More


Mantra Sutariya came to the United States from India to pursue an industrial engineering degree from the University of Texas. After graduation, Mantra says that he felt he would be better suited for a smaller company and applied at Steffes. He has been a Continuous Improvement Leader with Steffes for the past two years and … Read More


Patrick Hansen is celebrating 2 years with Steffes! He had experience in manufacturing production and came to Steffes because a friend referred him. He started as a Production Planner at our Grand Forks West facility and transferred to Production Planner at our Grand Forks East facility in June of 2018 to help coordinate production of … Read More

Steffes Makes Financial Contribution to University of Mary’s School of Engineering

As a part of a longstanding commitment to continuing education, Steffes has pledged a financial donation over the next several years to the University of Mary’s School of Engineering. Steffes’ financial assistance will help support the cross-disciplinary of innovation and entrepreneurship and achieve new levels of academic excellence for the School of Engineering at Mary. … Read More

Steffes Employees Take the Plunge for Special Olympics

On Saturday, February 23, seven brave employees in Grand Forks participated in the Polar Plunge, a fundraiser for Special Olympics ND.  For each employee that jumped. Steffes donated $75 to the organization. Thank you to Don Doescher, Shawn Willette, John Stempinski, Travis Kilgore, Brad Haugen, Stephen Bolen, and Corey Graff for showing great leadership and … Read More


Josh Vetter joined Steffes as an Electric Thermal Storage (ETS) product engineer in the Fall of 2017. In this role, he works in the ETS lab to provide support for existing products and new product development. “I joined Steffes because I wanted a challenging, more involved career,” said Josh. “Something that would challenge me daily … Read More


Bobby Phelps is part of our growing remote oil and gas  team. In fact, he was one of the first members. He became our second remote employee as a part of our expansion into new oil plays after the Bakken. He is in his 4th year of being our Field Service Technician for the Permian Basin in … Read More