has more than 45,000
115km of coated abrasives are running through our machines at all times
Used for polishing aircraft wings, coated abrasives reduce an aircraft’s weight by 120 kilograms, helping to save fuel.
We sell 1 million
thin wheels per day!
Diamond grinding wheels can profile drills that have the same diameter as a human hair.
Placed end-to-end, bricks grinded
each year using Norton grinding rings would circle the Earth’s circumference twice
One diamond grinding wheel grinds the edge of 60 km of flat glass
50,000 tonnes of
grinding wheels are sold
One diamond grinding wheel machines
the rim of 2 million wine glasses.