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Three Abrasives Companies Announce Financial Results

28 January 2011 3M, Grindwell Norton and Carborundum Universal have all posted financial results this week. 3M reported fourth-quarter sales of $6.7 billion, up 9.6 percent year-on-year including an 8.6 percent increase in organic...

Norton expands depressed center wheels range

15 November 2010 Norton, the world’s largest abrasives manufacturer and leading supplier in metal fabrication, has recently expanded their depressed center wheels offering options for right angle grinding, making high-performance enhancements and introducing new...

Husqvarna Group appoints Alan Shaw as Head of Americas

19 June, 2013 08:30 Alan Shaw has more than 25 years of global experience from consumer durables including barbeque grills and accessories, lawn and garden equipment and major home appliances. Most recently, Alan comes...

Abacon in UK becomes part of the Bibielle Group.

9 May 2011 Abacon, a coated abrasives business based in Sheffield, has become part of the Bibielle Group. Italy-headquartered Bibielle also specialises in abrasives. Since 1965 Bibielle has been an R&D driven Company specializing...

Oceaneering to Acquire Norse Cutting & Abandonment AS

7 March 2011 Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Norse Cutting & Abandonment AS), for approximately $60 million. The purchase is expected to close...