GEA was awarded by Shenzen BTR New Energy Materials during their Annual Supplier Commendatory Meeting 2017 with the “Award for Excellent Supplier”. BTR is a global leading lithium battery anode and cathode material solution provider, and the largest lithium battery cathode material supplier in the world. The “Award for Excellent Supplier” acknowledges the top level performance and the best quality in addition to delivering innovative and pragmatic solutions far beyond customer expectation. GEA offers a very large technology portfolio covering the entire production chain for lithium.
Working in partnership with the industry GEA developed evaporation, crystallization and drying technologies that are key to producing lithium from brine concentrates or from spodumene. GEA’s portfolio spans precipitation and membrane filtration systems for removing impurities, solid/liquid centrifugal separation, concentration and purification and fluid bed drying for lithium salt compounds. In addition, GEA has world-leading expertise in the spray drying of battery-grade powder for advanced lithium battery materials and offers service for its customers.
“The Award for Excellent Supplier” is another milestone in the successful collaboration between GEA and BTR” says said Qian Jialin, Vice President, Head of APAC Chemical China, GEA. "This prestigious award is a clear sign of trust. We look forward to supporting the BTR growth strategy now and in the future. BTR can rely on our ongoing commitment to maintain our excellent quality and performance standard. I see great potential in expanding our global supply chain and exploiting our innovation power to further intensify our partnership with BTR”, says Jialin.