Since the 1950s the town of Sondershausen has been a global focal point in research, development and engineering for potash, industrial salts and minerals. As a part of the former GDR’s state-owned company „Kombinat Kali“, the Potash Research Institute was tasked with the development, research and planning work for all of the mines and processing plants.
K-UTEC AG SALT TECHNOLOGIES has been continuing this tradition since the German reunification. The company was privatized in 1992 and converted to a joint stock company in 2008. Today it develops, advises, plans, tests and delivers key components, monitoring equipment and services for the salt and mineral extracting and processing industry in projects and tasks all over the world. K-UTEC comprises an internationally recognized team of experts, including several so-called "QP’s", a certified and accredited laboratory, extensive pilot plant facilities for the development and demonstration of complete treatment processes these attributes.
K-UTEC AG Salt Technologies provides the following products and services: