European Energy Costs sharp increases are raising manufacturing costs of Steel Abrasives !

EUROPEAN ENERGY COSTS SHARP INCREASES ARE RAISING MANUFACTURING COSTS OF STEEL ABRASIVES !

Energy is one of the main costs in the manufacturing of steel abrasives.

Energy prices (natural gas, coal, electricity, oil products) were moving historically more or less parallel to the oil price. However we observed in the past few years more and more volatility and tension on European energy ...
Winoa signs an agreement with Toyo Seiko

WINOA SIGNS AN AGREEMENT WITH TOYO SEIKO

Sales accelerator in the bustling segment of shot peening in the car and aeronautics industries.

WINOA, the world leader in steel abrasives is a French company established in the heart of the Alps and has signed a distribution agreement with the Japanese company TOYO SEIKO, the world leader in conditioned cut-wire shot. Toyo Seiko is the only provider in the world offering cut wire of "HD" (High Durability) quality, obtained due to a unique and patented production process. The "HD" quality allows users to optimize both the total cost of shot blasting and their environmental footprint by improving their process efficiency by approximately 30%.

 

With this agreement, Winoa plans to increase its shot-peening sales in both the car industry, where market developments such as vehicles becoming lighter which creates the needs for more and more specific shot blasting solutions, and in the aerospace industry by leveraging the certifications Toyo Seiko has already been granted by customers such as Boeing, GE, Pratt & Whitney.

 

As Pierre Escolier, Winoa’s President, stressed: "We’re proud of signing this agreement with Toyo Seiko. This alliance will create an unparalleled value proposition in the cut-wire shot market thanks to the combination of Toyo Seiko’s high-value products and of the Winoa group’s high level of service and expertise. It will help accelerate our shot-peening growth by more than 20% a year in strategic industries such as automotive and aerospace."

Winoa opens the world's most eco-friendly steel abrasives plant

WINOA OPENS THE WORLD'S MOST ECO-FRIENDLY STEEL ABRASIVES PLANT

This high-tech production factory is currently the world's most environmentally friendly steel shot manufacturing facility. The Balmaseda (Spain) site relies on the most modern production techniques to reduce its environmental footprint: dual purification system to ensure a clean environment inside ...
Winoa on air (French)

WINOA ON AIR (FRENCH)

Have a look on this TV report about Winoa, broadcasted on a national channel in april 2018.
Watch it (in french) ...
2018 Electrode price surcharge at Winoa European operations

2018 ELECTRODE PRICE SURCHARGE AT WINOA EUROPEAN OPERATIONS

The tight supply situation within the graphite electrodes market has led to limited global availability of graphite electrodes and sharp increases in their prices.

Faced with this sharp and unprecedented escalation in the market prices of graphite electrodes, Winoa has seen its monthly purchasing ...
Winoa Quiz

WINOA QUIZ

Let's have some fun with Winoa ! Click on the link below to play : https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6334336286106615809 ...
Inflation Pressure in Steel abrasives manufacturing seen ahead

INFLATION PRESSURE IN STEEL ABRASIVES MANUFACTURING SEEN AHEAD

Winoa is facing an unprecedented situation of rising costs in its primary raw materials. The current cost dynamics have forced Winoa to implement a worldwide price adjustment to continue providing customer the top quality products and services they have grown to expect.

The recent boom in the production ...
MFN Article : Surface Cleanliness Measurement Tool

MFN ARTICLE : SURFACE CLEANLINESS MEASUREMENT TOOL

Download the latest article from MFN about the WA Cost technology developed by winoa and distributed by its leading brand W Abrasives.
Download here. ...
Supplying The Trust For Decades - MFN

SUPPLYING THE TRUST FOR DECADES - MFN

Expert Mumessillik of Turkey (EXPERT) acting as an international company of more than 25 years standing at the leadership of supply for numerous types of hi-tech materials and equipments including foundry products, surface treatment abrasives, industrial minerals and raw materials that are success- fully ...
Winoa, the green leader

WINOA, THE GREEN LEADER

Winoa not only offers environmentaly-friendly solutions for surfaces enhancement but also prides itself in producing them while minimizing its own environmental footprint.
At present, 100 % of our manufacturing facilities are certified ISO 14001 (Environmental management system) !
Our motto is "green ...
A new Technical Centre in Houston, Texas (US)

A NEW TECHNICAL CENTRE IN HOUSTON, TEXAS (US)

In the Fall of 2015 our North American Operations will launch its new Technical Centre in Houston, Texas. The new facility will be the home of our testing and training activities and will also be the main distribution centre for the South U.S. region with central stocking of products for quick lead times. ...

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