GMA has been distributing garnet abrasives in Europe for over 25 years and in 1991, we opened our European head office in Hamburg, followed by branch offices in the UK ,Frankfurt and Denmark and the establishment of distribution partners throughout most European countries. GMA Europe is the leading garnet abrasive supplier in the European, in the North African regions and in Kazakhstan.
GMA Europe markets and distributes our world class GMA Garnet™, provides service support and offers used garnet recovery services. We offer a complete range of products for coating removal and surface preparation, waterjet cutting applications and water filtration. Through partnerships with global waterjet equipment manufacturers, we also distribute a complete line of machine replacement parts.
Our experienced sales team works with customers to improve the performance, safety and the environmental impact of abrasive blasting and to ensure peak production rates and the perfect cutting edge from waterjet cutting machinery.
GMA Europe’s major bulk handling and garnet processing facilities are located in Moerdijk, the Netherlands, Antwerp, Belgium and Aulla, Italy. These facilities have the total capacity to process up to 120,000 metric tons of loose bulk garnet abrasive per year and package our products into a range of options to suit our customer requirements. The plant in Aulla, Italy also reprocesses used garnet for beneficial reuse.