Oman Abrasives L.L.C
Established in 1986 as an Omani Company, engaged in production of abrasives for surface preparation prior to painting in fabrication, ship yards & projects. The abrasives are being supplied to Middle East, North Africa & Asian sub-continent countries for more than two decades.
The company produces a range of grit materials from copper slag. This is created from mineral slag which converts itself into iron silicate during the smelting and quenching process in the copper smelter. The product is sold under the trade name of Omgrit.
Omgrit is available in six grades from Turbo+ to HD+ with different particle size. The user has the option to choose the appropriate grade based on the cleanliness level (SA2, 2½ & 3) and anchor profile (40-120 microns) requirements.
Omgrit is approved by major ship yards, oil & gas companies, paint manufacturers, coating contractors, tank builders, pressure vessel fabricators, off shore yards, construction chemical manufacturers and all major industries.
Other usage of copper slag:
In addition to abrasives, copper slag is also used for making abrasive tools, roofing granules, cutting tools, tiles, glass, road-base construction, railroad ballast, asphalt pavements & in the cement and concrete industries. Copper slag partially replaces aggregates in concrete, currently more than 75% volume of concrete contains aggregates. The use of copper slag in cement and concrete provides potential environmental as well as economic benefits for all related industries.