Steffes Announces Expansion into Southeast

Shelby, North Carolina – Steffes, LLC of Dickinson, North Dakota, a leader in the development and production of innovative energy technology and advanced manufacturing has announced their decision to expand into the southeast through the acquisition of a manufacturing facility in the town of Shelby, North Carolina. This investment of $20.9 million in Cleveland County … Read More

Spotlight on Nika

Steffes is proud to congratulate Frannika (Nika) Tsinnijinnie who recently graduated from the Steffes Weld Apprenticeship Program. Nika started as a Mechanical Assembler, transitioned to an Assembly Technician, and is now a Welder.  Nika, who is originally from northern Arizona, came to North Dakota shortly after high school because of job opportunities. She worked for … Read More

Five Benefits of Working With a Contract Manufacturer

Outsourcing some or all your production to an experienced contract manufacturer can save you time and money. If you are experiencing capacity constraints, working with a contract manufacturer can help to alleviate some internal roadblocks.   There are many benefits to working with a contract manufacturer in the United States, outlined in this article are the top 5 benefits to consider when making the strategic decision of whether to … Read More


Brian Nibbe crossed the three-year mark with Steffes this past April. He was hired in 2018 as a manufacturing engineer and still retains that title today. Brian was described by colleagues as a hard worker that is willing to help wherever needed and is the perfect example of Steffes’ core value of integrity. Before Steffes, … Read More

A Proven Partner in Innovation

Steffes began as a metal fabrication company in 1967 and has since grown to providing contract manufacturing services for a variety of industries. As a partner in manufacturing, Steffes provides innovative ideas and solutions for the companies we work with. We have been working with one specific company in the construction equipment industry for more than 20 years. Since this partnership began in the late 1990’s, we have … Read More


Lincoln Talbott has worked on the flares and gas management product line at Steffes as a Product Engineer for 2 years. Lincoln studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. He decided to study engineering because he liked the combination of math and building things. Prior to his role at Steffes, Lincoln worked at an … Read More


Steffes will be exhibiting at the 2021 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota May 11th-13th at the Bismarck Event Center. The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference is the largest conference and trade show in the nation focused on the Bakken, Three Forks and Williston Basin. Steffes manufactures a variety of surface level equipment for … Read More


Manufacturing has changed in many ways throughout the past 35 years, and Greg Nickel has had a front row seat to many of the changes and technological advances implemented in Steffes’ manufacturing processes. Greg began his career at Steffes in 1986 as a general floorhand helping wherever he was needed.  From running the dyes for … Read More

Steffes Recognized as Leading Manufacturer in Southwest ND

Steffes was recognized by The Dickinson Press as a company leading southwest North Dakota in manufacturing.  Leveraging our advanced engineering software, manufacturing technology, manufacturing processes and LEAN principles we have experienced growth as the economy continues to recover from pandemic lows. Both the oil and gas segment of our business and the manufacturing sector have … Read More