November 21 2019
Security as a personal choice
This month, at the initiative of the Ecology and Biodiversity and Human resources management divisions, Kaolin EAD provided an opportunity to participate in one different training on the topic: “Security as a personal choice.” A trainer from "In Your Hands" company presented the topic in a very engaging, interesting and non-standard way. Part of Kaolin EAD's management team got involved in both days of training, with the focus being on "Engagement" and "Conscious Leadership". The colleagues received a practical guidance on how to promote a safety culture in their teams and in the organization as a whole. All together and with an ease demonstrated activity, team spirit, mutual assistance, leadership and a high level of commitment.
November 18 2019
62nd International Scientific Conference of University of Mining and Geology
On 18th of October 2019 at the University of Mining and Geology “St. Ivan Rilski” an international scientific conference was held, which was traditionally organized by the University for the 62nd consecutive year. The event, which has remarkable traditions, brings together representatives of the mining and geological community from Bulgaria and the world, and enables participants to get acquainted with the scientific and technological innovations in the field of mining.
November 17 2019
September 20 2019
We extract and process minerals that are with an increasingly high-tech use
September 18 2019
September 17 2019
September 15 2019
Kaolin's fourth summer children's language school in Dulovo is over
In the middle of September, just before the start of the new school year, the language school organized by Kaolin EAD in Dulovo town was completed. For the fourth consecutive summer, the company offered the opportunity for the children of Dulovo Municipality to take part in the summer German courses for free, which were held at the company's office in the town.
September 13 2019
September 09 2019
August 31 2019
August 31st , 2019 – A day for sports and good mood in Quarzwerke Group
The international sports holiday of Quarzwerke Group was held on August 31, 2019. This event is a tradition for the main company and is held every two years. This year the event was hosted by the colleagues from the city of Melk, Austria, where the Quarzwerke Group has a factory for processing and producing quartz sand and feldspar.
August 23 2019
Ada Tepe near Krumovgrad - the new gold peak - visiting our colleagues from Dundee Precious Metals Krumovgrad
August 22 2019
Triple occasion for a celebration - guests of the colleagues from Ellatzite-Med AD
August 18 2019
With quartz sand under the hoofs to success: Congratulations from Kaolin EAD to Aya Miteva!
August 18 2019
Chance for Vetovo, chance for Kaolin
July 26 2019
Kaolin in support of the most significant summer cultural and musical event in Ruse
For the first time this year, Kaolin EAD supported one of the most important summer cultural and musical events in Ruse - Allegra Festival and Academy. Within the event, notable musicians from leading symphony orchestras hold master classes featuring not only professional musicians from around the world, but also amateurs, for whom mastering a classical instrument is just a hobby. The master classes this year ended with a concert that brought together teachers and students on stage.
June 26 2019
Teaching and Production Practice of Students from the University of Mining and Geology in Kaolin
June 10 2019
Where can you meet a bagger with a "Dundee" logo, managed by an operator with a helmet from "Kaolin" in front of an "Assarel" banner, who receives a gift from "Geotechmin" and was explained the mineral composition of the ore from "Ridge"? – Of course in the Natural History Museum on "Treasure Hunt" – KNOWLEDGE UNITES!
June 07 2019
KAOLIN WITH FIRST PRIZE OF THE 9 GREEN BUSINESS OSCARS
For the ninth consecutive year B2B media awarded the Green Business Oscars to the companies, taken to heart the green idea and put heart and soul into the sustainable development of our business in unison with the highest environmental standards.The official award ceremony of the nominees projects and companies was held on 7th of June at the Best Western Premier Sofia Airport Hotel.
June 03 2019
The average salary in Vetovo town is higher than in Ruse town
June 01 2019
VIII "CONCRETE Workshop" - with the support of KAOLIN EAD
On May 31st and June 1st at the University of architecture, civil engineering and geodesy and the Institute of crystallography and mineralogy at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences under the leadership of lecturers Dr. eng. Alexander Nikolov (Dr. Sashko) and Dr. eng. Emanuela Manolova, took place the eighth edition of "CONCRETE Workshop".
May 29 2019
Working meeting of the management team of KAOLIN EAD
On May 28th 2019 in Mechka village, Rousse district, a working meeting of the management team of KAOLIN EAD took place. It has become a tradition at the end of the spring the Board of Directors of the Company to invite the heads of departments, heads of factories and key specialists to an extended external meeting to discuss the state of the enterprise in an informal and casual atmosphere and to identify the plans for the near future.
May 14 2019
Recognition of KAOLIN by the Municipality of Dulovo town
On May 14th, during the official opening ceremony of the May’s cultural celebrations "Days of my town – Dulovo", the mayor of the town, Dr. Yüksel Ahmed, presented a pleasant surprise to the CEO of the company, Mr. Radosmir Cholakov, by awarding him an honorary plaque of the Municipality and a special diploma.
May 10 2019
KAOLIN EAD with a seat ат the Management Board of the Scientific and Technical Union of Mining, Geology and Metallurgy (STU MGM)
April 22 2019
Initiative for planting plants in Kaolin's sites
On April 22nd - International Earth Day and by the initiative of our colleagues from the "Ecology and Biodiversity" Division and with the support of the Management, more than 300 new plants will be planted in the KAOLIN sites this week. Anyone wishing to join the initiative can contact their site manager to find out the specific day and time at which the plants will be planted in their site.
April 19 2019
The University of Mining and Geology started training "Mining Basics" for non-specialists
April 19 2019
April 15 2019
Minister of Education Krasimir Valchev visits the Dual Center "Kaolin EAD" in Vetovo town
Today the Minister of Education, Mr. Krasimir Velchev, visited the Dual Training Center of Kaolin EAD at the plant of the company in the town of Vetovo. The Center was built in 2015 -2016 at the initiative of Mr. Robert Lindemann-Berk, managing partner of the parent company of Kaolin-Quartzverke Group, whose aim was to introduce the German system for training secondary education specialists in the group's factories in Bulgaria.
March 14 2019
"Work & Challenge & Passion" is the motto of this year's KAOLIN participation in career forums
Under the motto "Work & Challenge & Passion" this yearas well KAOLIN EAD joined the series of spring career forums, organized annually by various intermediary organizations and companies to support the career development of young students and specialists, ready to start or develop their professional skills in proven companies.
March 01 2019
KAOLIN EAD in support of Community centre initiative in Dulovo town
Nearly 300 children from kindergartens and schools from the town of Dulovo and village of Chernik welcomed Baba Martha and they all together decorated the March' tree. The idea belonged to the amateurs from "White Swallow" Community Center, which with the support of Kaolin EAD realized the eco-initiative "Planting together the spring and hope tree" - the March' tree.
February 18 2019
KAOLIN with honors for video in competition for the most successful employers
February 12 2019
KAOLIN AD in a partnership with the newspaper "24 hours", in a traditional initiative
For the second consecutive year, KAOLIN EAD became a partner of the initiative of the newspaper "24 hours", for the awarding of the highest rated Bulgarian universities according to the ranking, which has been prepared for several consecutive years by Prof. Georgi Stoychev - Executive Director of the "Open Society" Institute.
January 15 2019
Ivaylo Timanov, CEO of Kaolin EAD, participating in Almanah 2019
On 15th of January in the elegant showroom of a large furniture brand one of the most prestigious events for business in Bulgaria took place - the premiere of the fifth anniversary edition of the Almanac of Successful Cases in Bulgaria in 2019, in which you can read more about top executives in the country and about their real cases from the Bulgarian business reality.
May 18 2017
May 15 2017
KAOLIN EAD entertains the children in Dulovo town on the occasion of the town holiday
For the second consecutive year, Kaolin EAD, together with the animated group "Veselyatytsi" - Ruse, presented to the children of Dulovo Municipality an unforgettable party with lots of music, games and prizes. The occasion was for the Feast of Dulovo - May 14th on the one hand, and the celebration of one year since the opening of the Kaolin' office in Dulovo town, on the other.
April 29 2017
Neiko Neykov in the "24 Hours" newspaper from 29.04.2017:People in Meruchleri village scoffed that until yersterday they ate and drunks and had nothing, and suddenly today they are poisoned.
April 28 2017
For the third consecutive year, Kaolin EAD received a diploma for safe working conditions
For the third consecutive year the Regional Council for Labor Conditions celebrated the Day of Honor of the Victims of Occupational Accidents and Occupational Diseases by organizing the competition "Annual awards for safety and health at work in Ruse", which is held under the patronage of the Regional Governor in town of Ruse. In the category of 'Large enterprises", the diploma was awarded to Kaolin EAD as one of the major large employers in the region, always approaching with responsibility and care to create a favorable environment for the work and safety of its employees and strive for finding and promoting good practices in this field.
April 23 2017
Bulgarian National Television: The level of uranium in the water of Haskovo town is unchanged from the last century
April 09 2017
New trees donated by KAOLIN EAD have enriched the Dimitrovgrad Alley of the New Life
With 101 trees of the "Red Oak" type, the Dimitrovgrad "Alley of the New Life" was enriched today. This is the number of children born a year back whose parents have expressed a desire to join the traditional local initiative. Its meaning of it is for every baby born to have a planted tree in the dedicated for this purpose alley in "Maritza" park
March 21 2017
The Appointed Minister of Economy Teodor Sedlarski visited KAOLIN EAD
At the 21st of March 2017 the management of Kaolin EAD presented by Dr. Wolf Harlfinger-CEO and Mr. Dimitar Angelov-executive director, welcomed in Senovo town the Minister of Economy, Assoc. Prof. Theodore Sedlarski and the accompanying delegation. The main topics discussed between Minister Sedlarski and the company's management, were about the dual training, the possibilities for applying for funding programs for large enterprises, as well as infrastructural issues.
January 16 2017
Kaolin EAD with Prize for True Leader from ICAP Bulgaria
For the fourth consecutive year ICAP Bulgaria gives its recognition for best business practices - "True Leaders ". The awarding ceremony took place last night in the Rainbow Plaza Hall in Sofia. The ceremony was attended by nearly 250 guests, representatives of the senior management of 45 major leading companies in Bulgaria and of industrial chambers and business associations.
Kaolin EAD in support of the ceremony of "24 hours" magazine award for good training from 22 Universities
December 10 2016
Kaolin EAD with plaque and honorary diploma from National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria for being Municipal donor
With plaque and honorary diploma for Municipal Donor The National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria awarded Kaolin EAD, for more than BGN 100 000 donations made, which were intended for public works and initiatives to support cultural and sporting events in the municipality of Vetovo town.
September 12 2016
27 children successfully completed the free German courses provided by Kaolin EAD in Dulovo town
September 01 2016
German investors visited Dulovo town
A business meeting was held in Dulovo with Robert Lindemann-Berk, managing partner of "Quarzwerke", Germany and the Chairman of the supervisory board of Kaolin EAD. The meeting was attended by Dr.Yüksel Ahmed- Mayor of Dulovo Municipality, Eng. Sezgin Galib - Chairman of Dulovo town council, Yüksel Ismail- Deputy mayor, municipal councilors-representatives of political parties in the local parliament. Also present was Dr. Wolf Harlfinger, CEO of Kaolin EAD, Executive Directors Radomir Cholakov and Dimitar Angelov, Prof. Reiner Kirhdorfer- member of the supervisory board.
August 18 2016
August 18 2016
Kaolin – without a single accident at work and without any violation of environmental legislation
Kaolin EAD received the awards of the Bulgarian Chamber of Mining and Geology in the categories "Safety and Health" and "Caring for Nature". Diplomas and special plaques were handed to the company during the celebration in honor of the Miner's Day – 18th of August, in Sofia, respectively by the Minister of Labour and Social Policy- Mrs. Zornitza Rusinova and by the Deputy Minister of Ecology and Water- Mr. Boyko Malinov.
August 10 2016
June 28 2016
June 25 2016
June 22 2016
The new factory in Dolna Bella Reka in Serbia opened doors
On June 22nd 2016, the modernized Belorečki peščar factory in Dolna Bela Reka near town of Bor in Serbia was officially opened, marking the fifth anniversary of the factory's privatization and the completion of the first phase of the investment project of the German company Quarzwerke in the Yugo-Kaolin company.
June 09 2016
KAOLIN AD received the "Green Company"certificate.
May 28 2016
The Sand festival in Ruse started
Tonight, on the pier in Rousse, for the second consecutive year the Ruse Sand International Sculpture Festival 2016 started. The theme of this year's edition is "Sports Glory, World and Olympic Symbols", dedicated to the campaign "Ruse - European City of Sport 2016". The festival is organized by the Rousse Municipality and the "Rousse-City of the Free Spirit" Foundation. KAOLIN AD is a general sponsor of the festival, for which the company provided 700 tons of sand.
May 27 2016
Kaolin AD donated nearly 23 tons of sand to the Municipality in the village of Seculovo, Dulovo district
May 19 2016
May 15 2016
KAOLIN AD participated in the Cultural Days in Dulovo town
KAOLIN AD participated in the program "Days of Culture" in the Municipality of Dulovo, organizing a tour of the Metropolitan Staging "Red or Black" performance in Sofia. The play was presented on 20th of May 2016 at the Community Center "Napredak 18" in Dulovo town. Before the show, a meeting was organized, during which the performers and representatives of the local political elite, the administration, people of culture and public figures had the opportunity to get acquainted with and conduct conversations in a casual, friendly atmosphere.
May 14 2016
KAOLIN's office opened in Dulovo
With a wonderful children's celebration on 14th of May 2016 the new office of the company in Dulovo was opened. Throughout the day, under the sound of a cheerful music, all children of the city took part in fun games, sang, danced, painted, and rejoiced. Every citizen of Dulovo, who visited KAOLIN's office this day, left with a souvenir from the company.
May 13 2016
For the second consecutive year KAOLIN AD is a general sponsor of the Festival of Sand Figures in Rousse
Today, from the sand pit of KAOLIN AD in Senovo town, the mining, sifting and transportation of 690 tons of sand began for the second edition of the International Festival of Sand Sculptures in Rousse (26.05.- 04.06.2016.), organized by the Municipality of Rousse and the Municipal Foundation " Ruse - a city of free spirit ". Kaolin AD is the general sponsor of the event.
April 06 2016
March 23 2016
March 09 2016
KAOLIN AD at the 15th edition of National Career Days "Good Career - Good Life"
The biggest career event in the country will be held in seven cities - Sofia, Varna, Rousse, Veliko Tarnovo, Svishtov, Plovdiv and Bourgas, between March 15th and April 6th. For the 15th consecutive year, the forum will offer work and internships to students and young professionals who want to start their careers in Bulgaria. The participation of the students and young specialists in "National Career Days - Good Career, Good Life" is free of charge.
February 29 2016
The real investments in the Kolobar deposit in Dulovo town will exceed BGN 8 mln.
February 24 2016
Over BGN 8 mln will be invested in extraction of underground natural resources from the Kolob deposit
Kaolin AD, situated in the town of Senovo, will produce quartz-kaolin raw material from the Kolobar deposit, sections "First" and "Second". Career is situated on the territory of Dulovo municipality, Silistra district. The government has approved the granting of concession for the period of 35 years. The expected receipts from concession payments exceed BGN 28 million. The production activity is planned to be secured with investments amounting to 8.2 million BGN.
January 16 2016
KAOLIN AD with participation in Almanac of successful business case studies 2016
The Almanah project is an idea and a realization of "Your Business" мagazine and is being held for a second consecutive year. It is not a ranking of тхе companies, but it represents personalities who are engines of development and examples of successful managers. This year's edition includes once again managers from different generations and from different businesses. To our pride, Mr. Ivaylo Timanov, Executive Director of KAOLIN AD, was one of the participants and was invited by "Your Business" magazine to share his business advice and present a successfully solved case study of the company's life. It is these first-person stories from the managers themselves that are included in Almanac.
Our colleague has won the prize ‘Student of the Year’ 2015!
Our colleague from the Business Development Department, Konastantin Makedonskii was nominated and won the prestigious prize ‘Student of the Year’ 2015! Congratulations, Kosta!!! We are proud of having you as a part of our team and wish you with all our hearts wind in your sails through the journey of life! We are confident that one day the News Section on our website will have the pleasure to announce your nomination for a Nobel Prize!
November 28 2015
August 19 2015
August 18 2015
August 06 2015
The court confirmed the rights of KAOLIN AD on the "Balabana" pit
July 24 2015
KAOLIN donated 49 tons of sand to the Pancharevo kindergartens
June 19 2015
April 29 2015
The Supervisory Board reviewed the annual results for 2014 of the group KAOLIN AD
April 29 2015
April 27 2015