About Sandvik Ltd.:
Sandvik is a global, high technology engineering group with 200 companies in 130 countries world-wide, employing approximately 47,000 people.
The Company has a stated objective to be the customers’ number one preferred choice in every market in which it operates, an ambition supported by a 140 year track record of consistently achieving that.
Sandvik Mining and Construction is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of machinery, cemented-carbide tools, service and technical solutions for the excavation and sizing of rock and minerals in the mining and construction industries.
Annual sales 2010 amounted to about SEK 35,200 M, with approximately 15,500 employees.