The MPT way

The MPT way

MPT is the leading supplier in Europe of ferrochrome for the welding and hardfacing industries. Our production plant and head office is located in Ekshärad, Sweden. However, you will find our products and services all over the World. We specialize in customized powders and focus on knowledge, quality, delivery performance and service. We summarize our way of working with the words: The MPT Way.

Our core values: Reliable, competent, dedicated.

Our brand promise: Pure precision

Our mission: We contribute to our customers success.

Our vision: Global leadership.


The powder production started in Trollhättan in 1950 at Ferrolegeringar Trollhätteverken AB, part of the Metallurg Group. In 1986 Trollhätteverken closed and the only surviving part was the powder production.The company was acquired by Thomas Klier in 1997 and office and the machinery was moved to Ekshärad in the county of Värmland in 1999. Large investments have been made through the years and today MPT Sweden AB is a high-tech, modern and cost-effective company. 2009 CapMan bought the majority of the shares. In 2011 MPT installed its 6th grinding mill and produced over 10.000 metric tons of powders, which makes MPT one of the leading powder producers worldwide. In 2018 MPT was acquired by Norwegian company Holta Invest.

Quality policy

All employees shall with high accuracy and responsibility, meet or exceed the needs and expectations from our customers both in terms of product quality and service. By keeping close contact with our customers and suppliers we shall monitor the progress and work for continuous improvements.


MPT should operate in compliance with applicable environmental regulations and otherwise be a part of creating a sustainable society. MPT is aware of global environmental issues and our ability to influence directly or indirectly. We apply to our environmental responsibilities and are turning our environmental policy into practice by:

  • Actively prevent pollution with top of the line filter systems.
  • As far as possible, recycle supplies, and minimize use of disposables.
  • Using and conserve energy in a responsible manner.
  • Choice of transport and routes that has minimal environmental impact, in carrying out missions.
  • Actively communicate and promote environmentally-friendly services.
  • Using environmentally approved products and packaging to get access to the most modern, environmentally friendly technology.
  • Continually work with information and training to company employees.
  • Communicating the environmental improvement suggestions on a regular basis.
  • Comply with applicable environmental legislation and other relevant standards and regulations, which may be attributed to environmental considerations.

Strive to, where possible, utilize new technologies for distribution and communication (e-mail, video conferencing, etc.).