About Us


GNAP is the leading specialty distributor of consumable abrasive products for surface enhancement and specialty ceramics applications.  Our solutions are complemented by a broad abrasive equipment offering and production finishing services.  We leverage our scale, long-standing relationships and deep technical expertise to serve as the critical link between a complex global supplier network and thousands of customers across diverse end markets, including aerospace, general industrial, transportation, medical, and oil & gas, among others.  Our ability to efficiently match demand with supply and manage supply chain complexity make business easier for GNAP’s suppliers and customers.

Surface Enhancement

Our broad offering of consumable surface enhancement products, including loose grain media and coated and bonded abrasives, are essential to a diverse range of repetitive precision manufacturing processes.  We complement our consumable product offering with a variety of equipment solutions, including air blast, wheel blast, wet finishing and vibratory finishing, associated replacement parts and repair and refurbishment services.  In addition, GNAP performs production finishing services for select customers that choose to outsource surface enhancement processes. 

Specialty Ceramics

Our complementary offering of specialty ceramic materials, which are engineered powders or naturally occurring added-value materials (e.g., rare earths), are used as raw materials for finished ceramic and refractory products, specialty fillers and as premium abrasive materials for precision finishing and slicing. 

Our Brands

GNAP operates through a family of well-respected regional brands.  To learn more about our individual brands, please visit them directly:

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