Steffes is a lean-operating original equipment manufacturer headquartered in Dickinson, North Dakota with additional manufacturing facilities in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Shelby, North Carolina, and customer support facilities in Midland, Texas; Casper, Wyoming; and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. We specialize in steel fabrication and electrical services for a variety of diverse industries, including oil and gas, contract manufacturing and electric thermal storage. With a creative team of experienced engineers and manufacturing experts, our ability to innovate and solve complex issues is unmatched in the manufacturing industry.

Our customer-centric culture fosters an unwavering commitment to product quality, safety, continuous improvement, open communication and strong customer relationships. We attribute our legacy of innovation to these relationships and the customers who have always kept us looking forward. With our commitment to our customers as strong as ever, we’re confident the core values that have guided our business for more than 70 years will ensure our reputation for innovation remains intact for decades to come.

Our Core Values Drive Our Business.

Safety: We view our co-workers as family members of our business and strive to ensure safety for all. 

Integrity: We follow through and keep our word while being open, honest, ethical, and fair. 

Trust: We promote growth and long term success by making wise decisions with trust as an essential component. 

Respect: We unleash creative talents of our diverse workforce by treating each other the way we would like to be treated. 

Teamwork: We believe people achieve more by working together.

Humility: We recognize and appreciate strengths and contributions beyond one’s self. We are modest, genuine, and authentic. 


To inspire and empower people to create innovative product solutions that revolutionize the industry.

A History of Innovation:

Year History
1947 George Steffes formed Steffes Cabinet Shop – building Church Pews and cabinets
1967 First Snowmobile Skis Were Produced. This was our entry into metal fabrication
1971 Steffes & Son Manufacturing established. – Expanded into other small metal fabrication
1975 First Round Bale Feeder produced
1983 First Hopper Bottom Grain & Storage Bin produced
1987 Steffes ETS (Electric Thermal Storage) is formed, Steffes ETS Produced its First Room Heater
1989 Steffes ETS Central Furnaces & HP Boosters were introduced
1991 Steffes ETS North Location Opened
1995 Steffes North metal fabrication facility built
1998 Merger of Steffes & Son Manufacturing and Steffes ETS to form Steffes Corporation
  First Contract Manufacturing for Bobcat
2000 Introduced 3100 & 4100 series ETS Forced Air Furnaces
2001 Introduced 2100 Series ETS Room Heating Units
2002 Introduced 5100 Series Hydronic ETS Heating Units
2007 First Oil & Gas 400 BBL Oil Tank Produced at Steffes South Plant
2008-2009 Introduction of additional oilfield products including containment and cattle guards
  UL Certified Product Development Lab and Production Facility
2010 First 6×20 Heater Treater (Oil & Gas)
2011 First Variable Orifice Flare produced (Oil & Gas)
  Dickinson East Manufacturing facility built
  Occupation Safety Merit and Presidents Letter of Achievement (Safety)
2012 Grand Forks Facility Purchased (Grand Forks West)
2013 First Modular Treater Skid produced (Oil & Gas)
2014 Steffes South Plant (tanks) was sold
  Grand Forks East Facility Purchased
  Steffes receives certification for API Q1 and ISO 9001
2015 Created Steffes LLC., Steffes Solutions LLC., Steffes Metal Products, LLC., Steffes ETS, LLC., Steffes Energy Services, LLC.
2016 Steffes Hydro Plus GETS water heater introduced
2020 Midland Facility Opens
2021 Steffes increases manufacturing capabilities with DOT Certified Cargo Tank Facility 
  Shelby, North Carolina Facility Purchased