Author: Dennis Arbour


The AMIX Advantage

Imagine a better solution.    The AMIX Colloidal Mill (ACM) is a combination of the best technologies available in the world. AMIX recognized a need for slurry plants that can produce high quality grouts with near perfect reliability, availability under adverse conditions, and designed to operate continuously, 24/7. We developed our colloidal mixers & mills […]

Agitated Mixing Tank

Colloidal Mixing: Orange is the new Black!

Downtime… a project manager’s worst nightmare!   In these times of cut-throat, low-ball bidding by competitors looking to just stay afloat and keep operations running and workers working, margins have never been tighter and any downtime can be the difference between profit and loss. Conventional grouting systems are high maintenance and need to be cleaned […]


WTC2016 comes to San Francisco. An epic trade show in review.   As the year slowly faded into the second quarter, Amix Systems was welcomed to beautiful downtown San Francisco for the start of the World Tunneling Congress-2016. This gathering of industry professionals was well anticipated by many as this was the first visit of […]

Colloidal Grout Mixing Plant: Case Study Rapid Transit Ground Support Project

Amix was retained by AGI Foundation Contractors Inc., to design and build a high capacity colloidal grout mixing plant that could provide the quality and quantity of grout needed to keep their soil mixing operation running at maximum production. Rapid Transit Ground Support Client: AGI Foundation Contractors Inc. Location: Port Moody, British Columbia, Canada Project […]

Peristaltic Pump

Grout Pumps for Tunnel Boring Machine

Amix Peristaltic Grout Pumps (APP) used for tunnel boring machine (TBM) and bentonite slurry and transfer. Here they are as they were getting ready to be shipped to client (Client: confidential, Project: confidential). We take complex project needs and build systems and equipment that simplify the grout mixing process. Our client needed a heavy duty […]

Large Colloidal Mixer

Colloidal Grout Mixer Increases Production

Amix High Shear Colloidal Grout Mixer (ACM) 4000 at Seymour-Capilano Twin Tunnel Filtration Project Increased Production and Quality. See the case study below. COLLOIDAL GROUT MIXER FOR SEYMOUR-CAPILANO TWIN TUNNELS FILTRATION PROJECT Seymour-Cap Partnership, a Joint Venture of Frontier-Kemper Constructors, Aecon, and Shea. North Vancouver, Canada Project Description: The Seymour Capilano Twin Tunnels Filtration Project is designed […]