AKW Apparate + Verfahren GmbH

Your specialist for treatment of minerals and environmental technologies

We offer solutions for the wet mechanical and water management processing.

AKW Apparate + Verfahren GmbH is a medium-sized, privately owned company focussed on process engineering and equipment as well as on plant engineering, construction and service.
Since the foundation of AKW A+V GmbH in 1963 innovations, new product ideas and technologies have turned the company into a global operating enterprise with offices in Kiel, Moscow, Shanghai, São Paulo, Dubai, the headquarters in Hirschau (Bavaria) and agencies in many other countries. Experience, know-how, motivation and a steadily high international standard in quality and service enable us to offer our customers‘ tailor made solutions.

Our services in an overview:

Technical Laboratory & Trials

Our state-of-the-art technical laboratory and the close collaboration between our research & development department and universities as well as other research institutes guarantee a high standard of technical development in process engineering. Besides our research and development performance we offer a wide range of test facilities.



We assist you with our engineering activities during all planning steps. Analysis and test reports – pre-basic engineering - basic engineering - detail engineering – plant execution until take-over.


Equipment & Process Units
wet mechanical

The applied processes are based on equipment and process units developed by AKW A+V GmbH.
We take care for the conception and the application of own products as well as for the organization and integration of purchased parts.


Equipment & Process Units
Water Management

We are specialized in the industrial waste water treatment and the construction of biological sanitary cabins. We are your qualified partner starting from the planning all the way to the commissioning of the turn-key plant.


Plant Design and Construction

As a competent partner we take care for the plant engineering, construction, erection and commissioning of complete turnkey plants and also for the refitting of already existing processing plants.


Spare Parts & Service

We support our customers as a partner and offer also our service after delivery and commissioning. Our after-sales service covers the reliable supply of spare and wear parts.


Special Applications

Besides technical competence in the successful planning, conception and implementation of projects in the wet-mechanical processing of mineral raw materials and ores, AKW Apparate + Verfahren GmbH has expertise in the treatment of chemical and corrosive media for the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries.