ANZAPLAN, as a service company in the high purity minerals and metals business, has supported its customers in the development of specialty minerals projects for years.

PCC is an internationally operating group of companies under the leadership of PCC SE (formerly PCC AG) based in Duisburg, Germany. The Group generates sales in the three divisions: Chemicals, Energy and Logistics: Today PCC employs more than 2,800 staff at 32 sites in 16 countries.

Fluorspar, being one of the 14 critical materials listed by the EU is part of our business with strong specialization on strategic minerals and metals.

Recent developments in the Middle East’s minerals sector draw attention to the uses for minerals and emerging markets as the audience and speakers explore the forefront of the changing landscape of industrial minerals in the Middle East.

Silica Value Chain in KSA

Anzaplan MD Dr. Reiner Haus has been invited to provide several lectures at the Workshop „Silica Value Chain“, organized by the Research and Studies Department of the Saudi Geological Survey, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. More than 30 participants of most leading quartz and silica sand companies as well as decision making governmental organizations were meeting in Jeddah for in depth discussion on topics covering silica sand, specialty silicas, quartz and the silicon business.

A new white paper on Anzaplan’s services in Lithium recovery from Mica is now available for download.

A new white paper on rare earths extraction from bastnaesite is now available for download.

A new white paper on Anzaplan’s services in REE extraction from phosphate minerals is now available for download.

ANZAPLAN is pleased to offer continuous furnace technology for thermal treatment at high purity and high temperature with batches up to several hundreds of kilogram under most realistic conditions.

In July 2012, Spectra Mining Ventures Limited from Lusaka, Zambia, commisioned Anzaplan to evaluate diatomite samples from Zambia for high value applications in the filtration and paints industries.

Anzaplan has been engaged by Galileo Resources Plc for its Glenover Project area in Waterberg region in the western part of Limpopo Province of South Africa

At MetalBulletin´s Minor Metals conference in London, February 2013, Sharp Health and Energy Technology Group presented its current strategy of developing new energy solutions with existing and closer to market energy storage technologies. Main growth applications are detailed in the automotive and stationary energy storage systems. Storage Market size of European domestic / residential energy storage solution will face a sharp rise from less than 200 million Euros in 2012 to more than 1 Billion…

ANZAPLAN announces the collaboration with Canadian-based Company TASMAN METALS Ltd. for further optimization of pre-concentration of REE- and Zr-mineralized sample material from Tasman Metals’ Norra Kärr HREE Project at ANZAPLAN’s technical center.

Nordic Mining has engaged Dorfner Anzaplan in Hirschau, Germany to carry out a Scoping Study for its high purity quartz deposit in Kvinnherad municipality in western Norway.

ANZAPLAN announces the collaboration with Mongolian-based Oyuny Undra Group (OUG) for development of an Li extraction and precipitation procedure of ore from the Arbayan Tungsten-Lithium deposit in south-east Mongolia, Sukhbaatar province.

Urban Mining is a general term for the utilization of secondary resources to recover valuable mineral and metal contents.

On June 14th -16th , the 2012 Shanghai International Quartz Materials Expo (AM China), in cooperation with the 2012 China Advanced Materials Industry Development Forum and the 4th Shanghai International Wear-Resistant Materials and Industrial Ceramics Expo opened its gate at the Intex Convention Center Shanghai.

Metal Events and Roskill will be holding its 8th International Rare Earths Conference in Hong Kong in 2012.

In March 2012 ANZAPLAN’s competence in the field of Rietveld analysis was attested and monitored through passing the accreditation by the “Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle” DAkkS.

ANZAPLAN is officially requested to present two major topics “New developments in high purity quartz for the solar silicon market” and “Advanced Quartz Qualities - Markets and Applications” at the Silica Arabia International Conference in Jeddah (March 12th to 14th 2012).