Magotteaux provides solutions including products and services to industries where comminution (crushing, grinding, breaking into small pieces) processes are essential in the manufacturing of finished products. The supplied industries are mines, cement, quarries and recycling and coal power stations. The Group also delivers products and services to the dredging industry. Magotteaux pioneered the use of composite materials in the manufacturing of high added value products. Magotteaux employs about 2.400 people, has a market footprint of over 450,000 tons of grinding media and castings. Sales are backed by 27 offices worldwide for a total turnover on own production of 500 million .