Since then, it has been manufacturing machines, equipment and complete plants for the treatment of ore and chemical products, providing pollution free process for industry.
The head office and factory are situated close to Bilbao airport, covering a total area of about 12,500m2. The work team consists of 60 people highly experienced in this particular manufacturing technique, engineering, application studies and projects.
ANIVI has a fully equipped research centre, including pilot plants for grinding, classification, drying and calcinations tests with pollution control equipment.
This Laboratory is where ANIVI's experts carry out their research on the creation of prototypes in order to improve the efficiency and quality of product together with thermal performance.
Tests are also performed using the client’s raw materials so as to check the project’s forecast in relation to production figures and grades.
Our clients are welcome to witness these tests and check the quality of the final product.
ANIVI is a constantly evolving and expanding company which advances, day by day, in the development and innovation of new technologies and processes.
The enquiries received at our offices and those obtained in the course of our visits to clients’ plants are studied in depth by groups of engineers and technicians in order to provide an optimum solution to the specific requirements posed by the client.
In the Technical Department, engineers and designers work together putting into practice the experience that has been accumulated in order to advance and evolve with the current level of technological development.
Our workshops and warehouses together cover an overall indoor area of about 6,500 m2.
The swarf removal machinery shop is equipped with three vertical boring mills of 0.4, 1.8 and 4.2 m diameter respectively, and five horizontal lathes, the largest being 8 m long with 1.8 m diameter. A large outdoor lathe makes it also possible to machine large mill and kiln bodies which exceed 5 m diameter and 12 m in length for parts weighing more than 80 tons.
The workshop also has several radial drills, a 6 x 2.5 m moving column mandrel, other small mandrels, a dynamic balancer, milling cutters, etc.
The plateshop is equipped with a large metal bending roll of up to 50 mm in thickness and 2.5 m long, as well as with shears and guillotines for plates of up to 20 mm thick, 135 ton hydraulic folding units, various automatic submerged arc welding machines, several semi-automatic welding devices, 3 groups of turning rolls for large cylindrical bodies, compressed air facilities, etc.
The assembly-shop is equipped with three overhead cranes, two for 25 tons and the third one for 50 tons. As a whole, the factory is equipped with 13 overhead cranes for loads between 5 and 50 tons.