Give Steel has existed for almost 50 years and, since its change of ownership in 2003, has been a rapidly growing, distinctive and modern company. Since the change of ownership the company has been thoroughly modernised and is now a leading steel producer with a highly technological manufacturing environment.
A new domicile with modern production facilities was built in Brande in 2007, and the number of employees has grown from 17 to more than 600 since the ownership change.
Give Steel is one of Denmark’s leading manufacturers of steel frames and is a modern export company that manufactures steel structures for customers throughout Northern Europe.
Give Steel timeline
Social Bottom Line
For the first time, Give Steel publishes financial statements with calculation of the social bottom line.
Give Steel launches GSY Green, made of 98% recycled steel.
Give Steel publishes its first EPD.
European Steel Award
K.B. Hallen in Copenhagen, winner of European Steel Award 2019, opens engineering offices in Aarhus and sets a turnover record of DKK 475 million.
The group now has 350 employees at four sites in three countries.
Company renamed Give Steel as part of an internationalisation process.
Employee number 200
Give Stålspaer recruits its 200th employee.
10th anniversary and Gazelle award
The factory celebrates its 10th anniversary and is proclaimed as Børsen’s Gazelle company for growth.
Give Stålspaer opens a division in Poland.
Give Stålspaer opens offices in Germany.
Production facilities are extended to 19,000 m2 indoors and the first welding robots are installed. Give Stålspaer now employs 70 workers.
New production hall
A new production hall doubles capacity.
Give Stålspaer is announced as a Børsen Gazelle.
Production in Brande
Production commences in Brande, Denmark. Certification for the German market is obtained in August.
Project Brande commences
Construction work commences on a new 6,000 m2 factory in neighbouring Brande. 27 employees now have a new place of work.
Change of ownership
Teil Bechmann and Torben Larsen take over ownership of the company with seven employees and a turnover the following year of DKK 17 million. At the same time they commence a thorough modernisation of the company.
The company is founded
Give Stålspaer is founded as a company.