History

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 350 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

2019

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.

2018

New name

Company renamed Give Steel as part of an internationalisation process.

2015

Employee number 200

Give Stålspaer recruits its 200th employee.

2013

10th anniversary and Gazelle award

The factory celebrates its 10th anniversary and is proclaimed as Børsen’s Gazelle company for growth.

2012

Poland

Give Stålspaer opens a division in Poland.

2010

Germany

Give Stålspaer opens offices in Germany.

2009

Bigger production

Production facilities are extended to 19,000 m2 indoors and the first welding robots are installed. Give Stålspaer now employs 70 workers.

2008

New production hall

A new production hall doubles capacity.

Give Stålspaer is announced as a Børsen Gazelle.

2007

Production in Brande

Production commences in Brande, Denmark. Certification for the German market is obtained in August.

2006

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.

2003

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.

1974

The company is founded

Give Stålspaer is founded as a company.