Flexovit celebrates 60 years of industrial performance abrasives

Press Releases   •   Jan 04, 2018 15:15 GMT

Flexovit, leading supplier of industrial performance abrasives, is celebrating its 60th anniversary throughout 2018. Founded in Enschede, the Netherlands, in 1958 by Wim Ebbink, the company began life as a grinding wheel manufacturer known as Slijptechniek. Since then however, the company has grown from cutting wheel specialist to global supplier of industrial abrasive solutions.


Norton Abrasives announces new Xtrimium gear platform

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2017 17:08 GMT

Norton Abrasives has introduced a new platform for engineered gear solutions, Norton Xtrimium. This new platform removes a number of sub-brands to streamline the product portfolio and offer a single, simplified solution to customers. The range has also been expanded with the addition of a new dual-worm grinding product, further enhancing Norton’s capabilities in the gear grinding market.


Rasta Abrasives is revitalised

Press Releases   •   Nov 28, 2017 08:25 GMT

As part of ongoing investment to improve performance and customer satisfaction, Saint-Gobain Abrasives announces a revitalisation of the Rasta Abrasives brand, strengthening its position in the market. The company has unveiled a more modern and cohesive identity for its export line, as well as introducing upgraded effectiveness in its cutting wheel technology.


AEON – High precision electroplated grinding wheel

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2017 11:04 GMT

Norton Winter launches ‘AEON’, the latest innovation in electroplated grinding wheels for high precision applications in the automotive market.


Saint-Gobain Abrasives participates at EMO Hanover 2017; the world's premier trade fair for the metalworking sector

News   •   Aug 16, 2017 06:36 GMT

From 18th to 23rd September 2017, Norton and Norton Winter innovative abrasive solutions for the Tool, Gear, Aerospace, Bearings, Automotive and General Engineering industries will be on display in Hall 11 Stand 72.


Norton launches new Norton Quantum3 Combo wheels

Press Releases   •   Jun 23, 2017 07:00 GMT

Norton Quantum3 Combo wheels are the latest addition to the Norton Quantum3 grinding wheel range that launched in March 2016.


Norton Cyclonic: The complete process solution

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2017 07:00 GMT

Saint-Gobain Abrasives, have launched Cyclonic; a range of sanding products under the NORTON brand. Norton Cyclonic is a new concept with a complete system of products colour coded by application steps for quick and easy selection in a busy body shop.


Norton NorBevel: A new range of machines and accessories for bevelling and rounding

Press Releases   •   Mar 15, 2017 07:00 GMT

To prepare a clean, quality weld seam, it’s important to have a superior edge, and the correct preparation sequence prevents costly rework. The NorBevel-6 and NorBevel-12 range of machines and accessories are new additions to Norton’s metal fabrication solutions.


Norton Clipper: Reshaping the face of construction in 2017

Press Releases   •   Jan 23, 2017 07:00 GMT

The Clipper brand has been revitalised across its full range of machines and consumables with improved livery and packaging design, making product recognition and selection quicker and easier.


Saint-Gobain ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators for the sixth consecutive year

News   •   Jan 12, 2017 09:23 GMT

Saint-Gobain has been named a Top 100 Global Innovator by Clarivate Analytics, which determined the global ranking of the most innovative companies and institutions in 2016.

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Saint-Gobain Abrasives - the world’s leading manufacturer of abrasives

Saint-Gobain Abrasives, the world’s leading manufacturer of abrasives, is positioned at the leading edge of innovation and service, providing the most comprehensive abrasives solutions packages to its customers via a portfolio of highly recognised brands such as: Norton, Norton Clipper, Winter, and Flexovit.

Saint-Gobain Abrasives offers powerful, precise, user friendly solutions which enable customers to shape and surface finish all types of materials in the most complex and challenging applications. By working closely with its customers and by leveraging its global presence Saint-Gobain Abrasives designs and provides optimised comprehensive solutions and accessories to secure the best cost/performance for its customers. Saint-Gobain Abrasives serves all sectors of the market and has a strong presence in every continent, serving customers through structured sales operations in over 27 countries and employing over 10,000 people.

Abrasives form a key part of the High Performance Materials Division of Saint-Gobain, which is one of 5 key areas of activity in which Saint-Gobain operate.


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