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SHTE: Swedish Suppliers of Heat Treatment Equipment

The Trade Group SHTE is a Nordic association of suppliers to heat treaters within the steel and engineering industry.

The main purpose for the association is to:

  • Work for high technical competence among manufacturers and customers customers
  • Promote the development of an environmental friendly technique, thereby strengthening the status of the trade
  • Work for standardization, nationally as well as internationally
  • Arrange courses, conferences, seminars and expositions
  • Be a body to which proposed measures are submitted for consideration

Annual events

– The Heat Treatment Conference Every other year SHTE arranges a two-day conference, the Swedish equivalence to Härterei Kolloquium, for customers and members. This conference is in the form of part exhibition, part seminar.
The Spring meeting The Spring meeting is held for members and selected customers in the Heat treatment business together with the members’ annual meeting. There are technical lectures, a company visit and dinner.
The Autumn meeting The Autumn meeting is arranged for members and selected customers in the Heat treatment business every other year when there is no Heat Treatment Conference, as an opportunity to meet, listen to interesting lectures and dine.

SHTE arranges two courses per year: I. One giving general metallographic knowledge and the basics of heat treatment II. The other giving a general picture of modern heat treatment equipment

Memberships

– Member of the Swedish Standards Institute, SIS, www.sis.se – Member of the European Committee of Industrial Furnace and Heating Equipment Associations, CECOF, www.cecof.org

Members of the board

Chairman Anders Åström, AGA Gas AB
Telephone: +46 8 706 96 18
E-mail: anders.astrom@se.aga.com
V Chairman Leif Flodman, Air Liquide Gas AB
Telephone: +46 70 530 81 80
E-mail: leif.flodman@airliquide.com
Member Pirjo Frigård, Sandvik Heating Technology AB
Telephone: +46 220 21 528
E-mail: pirjo.frigard@sandvik.com
Member Janne Jyrinki, Entech AB
Telephone: +46 4331 44 99 80
E-mail: janne@entech.se
Member Thomas Orregård, Eurotherm AB
Telephone: +46 152 241 30
E-mail: thomas.orregard@schneider-electric.com
Member Magnus Larsson, Ipsen Industries Nordiska AB
Telephone: +46 470 740 002
E-mail: magnus@ipsen.se
Secretary Per Westerhult, SHTE/Svetskommissionen
Telephone: +46 8 120 30 403
E-mail: per.westerhult@svets.se

Organisation

SHTE is affiliated with the Swedish Welding Commission, which is a nonprofit-making organization which works to support industrial companies, research institutes, government and their public agencies as well as other types of organizations.

Address

SHTE P.O. Box 5073
SE-102 42 Stockholm Sweden
Tel: +46 8 791 29 37
Fax: +46 8 679 94 04
E-mail: per.westerhult@svets.se
Visitors’ address: Grev Turegatan 14, Stockholm, Sweden