The road transportation market represents 25% of the worldwide abrasives market. Steel abrasives play a key role in the production processes of many automotive components.
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:
- Weight reduction to be able to reduce CO2 emissions, leading to more complex geometries and more resistant materials, while at the same time requiring greater cleanliness
- Continuous efforts to reduce production costs
- Greater importance of esthetic aspects and surface homogeneity
- Environmental care, favouring environment-friendly and resource-efficient processes.
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 road transportation market, whether for foundry parts or forged parts.
- Aisin Takaoka
- Hitachi Metals
- Mitsubishi Motors
- Volvo Powertrain
- Daimler Chrysler
- General Motors