SPARKS, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Active Minerals International, LLC (“AMI”), a key supplier of high-quality air-floated kaolin mineral products serving the fiberglass, rubber, adhesive and ceramic industries, today announced the completion of a capital improvement project at its Gordon, Georgia operation. The facility will now increase capacity by bringing online a fifth mill.
Today’s announcement represents the culmination of a two-phase site expansion project with the goal of increasing capacity and service capabilities for AMI’s kaolin production operations. The addition of the fifth mill complements the recent operating capacity and service improvements in bulk trucking at the plant. Coupled with AMI’s logistics service provider partnerships, this completed project will improve the total overall efficiency of the Gordon facility, enabling AMI to continuously deliver best-in-class service capabilities and industry leadership of in-spec/on-time, every-time global shipments.
About Active Minerals
Active Minerals International (AMI) produces a wide range of high-quality attapulgite and air-floated kaolin clay products at multiple operations in the Southeastern United States. The award-winning company is dedicated to conserving natural resources, reclaiming mined land and leaving the Earth a better place. Through mines, processing plants and storage facilities in the United States, Asia, and Europe, AMI delivers high-quality industrial mineral products that are used by industries and organizations across the world. A knowledgeable and dedicated team of geologists, engineers, chemists, sales, and customer service professionals ensure that AMI supplies high-quality, cost-effective mineral products worldwide.
A promotional video regarding the Gordon, GA facility can be found at http://www.activeminerals.com/ami-videos/