Abrasive Blasting

Unrivaled Speed in Removing Mill Scale

GMA NewSteelTM is our high performance garnet that delivers the
most efficient, cost-effective abrasive for lightly rusted surfaces and
thin coatings. It provides an unrivalled speed at removing mill scale.

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

Product Summary
  • Surface preparation on NewSteel surfaces, light rust or thin coatings
  • Low consumption rate
  • Ideal for initial preparation of coating application.

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Garnet Advantages



Unrivaled speed in removing mill scale.
  • Uniform surface profile: 40 - 65μm
  • Blasting rates: Up to 33m2/hr
  • Consumption rate: 7-10 kg/m2


  • New construction, removal of light rust or mill scale on new steel
  • Removal and preparation for powder coating
  • Tanks, piping, pressure vessels, and offshore platform decking.

Major Industries

  • Oil & Gas
       - Terminals
        - Offshore production
        - Petroleum refining
  • Energy generation & transmission
  • Construction & infrastructure
  • Shipbuilding, maintenance & repair
  • Pipelines
  • Metal fabrication
  • Water & wastewater treatment
*Please note that this product is only available in certain regions. 

Global Project Reference

NewSteel-Leaflet-Global-Reference-Image-(1).jpg    NPCC Onshore and Offshore Platforms

   GMA NewSteel has been used for various projects in oil & gas sector globally including the
   surface preparation work for NPCC’s onshore and offshore projects in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
   Superior surface finish coupled with higher productivity, cost effectiveness and garnet
   recovery & recycling solutions made GMA the preferred supplier to NPCC. Structural steel,
   platforms, jackets, subsea pipes and pipelines were blasted with GMA NewSteel.


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