AKW Apparate + Verfahren GmbH
Engineered Solutions and Equipment for Wet Mechanical Processing and Process Water Management
AKW Apparate + Verfahren GmbH (AKW A+V) offers services in process engineering and equipment, as well as plant engineering, construction and service.
AKW Equipment + Process Design is a medium-sized, privately owned company focused on process engineering, equipment manufacturing, as well as plant construction and service.
Our services are applicable to hydrocyclones, silica sand, kaolins, glass sand, high-performance thickeners, and speciality sand. They are also suitable for wet mechanical treatments, free-fall and upstream classifiers, and high-performance attrition cells.
AKW Equipment + Process Design accompanies its customer starting from the problem identification, over process design up to the implementation and startup of the processing plant. Through service assignments, audit visits and supply of spare and wear parts, AKW Equipment + Process Design assists to keep the plant performance on its high level for the whole lifetime.
Technical Laboratory & Trials
AKW A+V has a state-of-the-art technical laboratory to respond to clients’ procedure and process needs. The research and development team works closely with universities and research institutes to ensure a high standard of technical development in the process chain and process engineering; this also allows the company to offer a wide range of test facilities, including sample and materials analysis.
Engineering / Plant Realization
AKW A+V designs uniquely coordinated solutions for each individual project. The company uses its engineering activities to assist clients through all stages of planning, from analysis and test reports to pre-basic, basic and detail engineering as well as the commissioning of the equipment, process units or turnkey plants.
Equipment & Process Units
The applied processes are based on equipment and process units developed by AKW A+V. The company manages the conception and application of its own products, as well as those designed for integration into a client’s purchased products.
Spare Parts & Service
AKW A+V acts as a partner, offering support to its clients beyond the delivery and commissioning.
The after-sales service covers a reliable supply of spare and wear parts, maintenance and repairs, audits, training, equipment inspection as well as rebuilding, upgrades and adjustment to new feed / end product specifications.
AKW A+V services a broad range of industries, including:
- Sand and kaolin
- Ores and minerals
- Flue gas desulphurization (FGD)
- Chemistry and food
About AKW A+V
Since its establishment in 1963, the privately owned company has developed innovations, products and technologies that have turned AKW A+V into a global operating enterprise.
With headquarters in Hirschau, Bavaria, the company serves its customers through offices in Kiel, Moscow, Shanghai, São Paulo and Dubai, and has distributors in many more countries.