About Stiebel Eltron

Stiebel Eltron's main factory in Holzminden, Germany


A history of excellence.
Stiebel Eltron was founded in 1924 by Dr. Theodor Stiebel in Berlin, Germany. Initially, the company concentrated on the manufacture of electric water heaters for the German market.

In the decades that followed, Stiebel Eltron branched out into additional products, and markets grew steadily.

Today, Stiebel Eltron is the largest manufacturer of water heaters in Germany.


To learn more about the history of Stiebel Eltron, click here.


The tradition continues.
The company is known for high quality, well engineered products. The primary focus in product development has been on products that use less energy, are much safer, and give the consumer higher levels of comfort.

Stiebel Eltron's US Headquarters
North American sales and service / warehouse

This philosophy is still very much evident at Stiebel Eltron today. Stiebel Eltron is regarded as a very successful company in the environmental control and system sector of the industry.

The sales and service operation for the North American market is located in West Hatfield, Massachusetts. There, Stiebel Eltron maintains a sales, service, distribution, and spare parts facility. The operation has been located in North America since 1980.

Stiebel Eltron employs approximately 3,000 people worldwide. The company has manufacturing plants in Holzminden, Germany; Eschwege, Germany; Slovakia, Thailand, and China.

All of the products manufactured for the North American market are produced in our Holzminden, Germany plant, or in the USA where noted.


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