Quality is our brand
Steel Tech AS was established in 2001 and became part of PE Bjørdal in 2018 and was Bjørdal´s R&D arm until 2023 when the company was revitalize and carried on the proud history of PE Bjørdal AS and her duty as one of the cornerstone companies in the small Ørsta community.
Steel Tech has always had a strong customer focus and have together with the fishermen, fish farmers and other customers developed both competence, products and quality mentality since the 1980’s – this is the background for our slogan “Quality is our brand”
Aligning with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
At Steel Tech, we’re a purpose-driven force for positive change. Our commitment to sustainability isn’t just a buzzword – it’s deeply ingrained in our core values and operations.
Why the Sustainable Development Goals Matter
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become our guiding compass. These 17 global objectives represent a blueprint for a better and more sustainable future for all. At Steel Tech, we recognize the importance of these goals in addressing the world’s most pressing challenges, from climate change and resource scarcity to social inequality.
Our Contribution to a Sustainable Future
We’re proud to say that our commitment to the SDGs goes beyond mere words. We actively incorporate these goals into our production process, making a meaningful impact on a local and global scale. Here’s how we do it:
1. Responsible Consumption and Production (SDG 12)
We’re dedicated to producing innovative and eco-friendly solutions that promote responsible consumption and production. Our products are designed for longevity and efficiency, reducing waste and resource consumption.
2. Industry Innovation and Infrastructure (SDG 9)
In line with SDG 9, we prioritize continuous innovation in our sector. Our R&D team works tirelessly to develop cutting-edge solutions that not only enhance your operations but also minimize their environmental footprint.
3. Life Below Water (SDG 14)
As a company operating in the aquaculture and fishery industry, we understand the critical importance of preserving life below water. We adhere to sustainable fishing practices, contribute to marine conservation efforts, and actively support the protection of our oceans.
4. Partnerships for the Goals (SDG 17)
We strongly believe that achieving the SDGs requires collaboration and partnership. That’s why we actively seek partnerships with like-minded organizations, NGOs, and local communities to work together in pursuit of these goals.
Our Pledge for the Future
Our commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals isn’t just a checkbox; it’s a part of our DNA. We’re on a mission to create lasting change, one innovative solution at a time. We invite you to join us on this journey to a more sustainable, equitable, and prosperous future.
Together, we can make a difference.
It is a genuine objective for Steel Tech owners and management that Steel Tech is a workplace where the employees, the people, look forward to meet every day and enjoy the work. As guidance for the continuous work of maintaining and strengthening the culture, there are defined a set of core values to remind us what we shall be known for and what we shall strive for.
In Norwegian; the initials of each value forms the acronym KART – MAP in english – being the roadmap for our company cultural work.
K – Competence – The Steel Tech management and team shall be known for having the right competence for delivering the quality that our customers expect.
A – Ambitious – Steel Tech shall develop products, solutions and technology that enables our customers to deliver premium quality products produced in a sustainable way. Steel Tech shall also develop the supply chain and own production in order to be the most competitive supplier of high quality products.
R – Respect – Steel Tech management and team shall work in a respectful way both internally and externally. Steel Tech shall maintain and develop a culture were all employees are included.
T – Safety – The Steel Tech working environment shall be safe, clean and efficient and strive for the wellbeing of the employees, value for the shareholders and not least – our customers. We shall keep our promises. With Safety follow also a duty to secure the HSE for our employees, our customers and suppliers.