The metallurgy market represents 17% of the worldwide abrasives market. Steel abrasives play a key role in the production processes of numerous activities.

Trends and drivers

With a global approach of market surveys, customer meetings and technological monitoring, we strive to anticipate the needs of our customers, such as:
  • The need to replace/ease/speed up chemical operations like pickling without affecting the roughness level.
  • The best compromise between cleaning and geometry (with no deformation even for the thinnest components/steel sheets)
  • The introduction of more complex and alloyed grades or with higher mechanical resistance
Our blasting solutions and products take into consideration all these requirements.

W Abrasives solution

With the creation of dedicated products, equipment and services, W Abrasives offers solutions for each market segment of the metallurgy market.

This Premium product has an impact on the cost of the blasting operation, with a reduction of about 15%. Stainium is more than a special product, it is a global Premium solution that includes technical expertise. By using Stainium, one of the main Chinese steel producers put its trust in W Abrasives for its blasting operation.

Our references

  • Arcelor Mittal Aperam
  • Acerinox
  • Akers
  • Bharat Forge
  • Calvi
  • Colombus Steel
  • Georgsmarienhütte
  • North American Stainless
  • RIVA
  • Saltzgitter
  • ThyssenKrupp