IMOSA Indústrias Mineiras do Mondego, S.A. is a Portuguese company, established in 1991 which started its industrial activity in 1998, it belongs to the Saint-Gobain group (one of the world leaders in building materials). IMOSA operates the "Nasce Água" quarry in Guia-Pombal and is specialized in the extraction and classification of high purity silica sands (wet and dry) and various particle sizes, particularly suited for the following applications: Glass, Filtration, Construction (sands for mortars, cement glue, ready-mixed concrete, artifacts, etc.); Sports Fields (Golf Courses, our silica sands meet USGA standards) and Synthetic floors.
The explored deposit contains fine and medium silica sand, suited to the specific needs of each client. Which makes the high quality of these sands excellent for many types of applications.
IMOSA comprises a wet sand washing and grading unit, a drying unit and dry sorting unit, bagging, social facilities, laboratory analysis, support warehouse and fuel processing and storage stations.
IMOSA is certified in the Quality, Safety and Environment levels.
Our proximity to the ports of Figueira da Foz and Aveiro, as well as the West line, A17, A1 and IC8 gives us the opportunity to be competitive for international markets.