FIFTH MILL INCREASES CAPACITY FOR KAOLIN MINERAL PRODUCTS
SPARKS, MD – May 29, 2020 – 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.