Abrasive Blasting

Your "Go-to" Abrasive for Standard, Everyday Jobs

GMA SpeedBlastTM is our fast cleaning, general purpose abrasive for a
wide variety of less challenging industrial blasting requirements. It offers
exceptionally fast blasting performance for removal of light to medium
coatings and/or rust. It outperforms other abrasives due to its hardness,
low consumption rates and durability that improves productivity and
ensures a superior surface finish.

Throughout the world, garnet is recognised as the leading high performance, cost efficient and safe choice for a variety of blasting applications.

Product Summary

  • Quick and easy abrasive for general industrial blasting requirements
  • Ideal for a broad range of applications
  • Low consumption rate.

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Garnet Advantages



Fast removal of medium coatings and/or medium rust. Removal of medium to thick coatings and/or medium to heavy rust. 
  • Uniform surface profile: 50 - 75 μm
  • Blasting rates: Up to 25 m2/hr
  • Consumption rates:  As low as 10 kg/m2


  • General industrial maintenance
  • Light rust and low-medium mil coatings
  • Power coating removal and preparation
  • Wet abrasive blasting maintenance grade
  • Construction and maintenance on tanks, pipes, pressure vessels and offshore platform decking.

Major Industries

  • Oil & Gas
    • Terminals
    • Offshore production
    • Petroleum refining
  • Energy generation & transmission
  • Construction & infrastructure
  • Shipbuilding, maintenance and repair
  • Pipelines
  • Metal fabrication
  • Water & wastewater treatment

Project Reference

SpeedBlast-Leaflet-Global-Reference-Image.jpgSatah Al Razbooth Offshore Oil Field   

GMA SpeedBlast is the preferred abrasive for surface preparation work for Oil Tech’s major offshore project – Satah Al Razbooth Package #4 (SARB 4 Project) Offshore Oil Field Abu Dhabi – UAE. GMA’s secure supply, long term pricing, high productivity, cost effectiveness and garnet recovery solutions demonstrated undeniable advantages for Oil Tech. Tanks, pipelines and structures were blasted with GMA SpeedBlast.

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