Storfors

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Storfors
Storfors Church
Storfors is located in Sweden
Storfors
Storfors
Coordinates: 59°32′N 14°16′E / 59.533°N 14.267°E / 59.533; 14.267Coordinates: 59°32′N 14°16′E / 59.533°N 14.267°E / 59.533; 14.267
Country Sweden
Province Värmland
County Värmland County
Municipality Storfors Municipality
Area[1]
 • Total 2.87 km2 (1.11 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 2,337
 • Density 815/km2 (2,110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Storfors is a locality and the seat of Storfors Municipality, Värmland County, Sweden with 2,337 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Storfors specialises in the manufacturing of heavy wall pipes in standard and special grades for large project business in the oil, gas and chemical industries. The mill at Storfors is equipped to manufacture pipe from plate up to 35 mm thick, in sizes from 139.7mm OD up to 1626 mm.

Storfors is also the home of the Lundsbergs boarding school.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012.