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Mixing is a function carried out across multiple industries for multiple processes, however, one mixing solution does not fit all applications.

Understanding the complete process and what is the required outcome will lead to a correctly engineered and optimised solution for your application.

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Western Engineering was originally founded in the 1960's as a general engineering company frequently servicing the paint and surface coatings manufacturers in the local area. Richard Tohill and his wife Jody acquired the business in 1996.

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Western Engineering Ltd is New Zealand’s specialist engineering company designing and manufacturing Mixtec mixers, blenders, agitators, high speed dispersers, emulsifiers and dry powder blenders for all facets of industry.

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Chemtest Laboratories have been sourcing mixing systems from Western Engineering since 2003. In that time we have purchased more than 35 purpose designed Mixtec mixers from them.

To date, not one of these mixers has ever failed or required anything other the recommended basic preventative maintenance. This, I believe, is a direct result of the quality of design, the quality of materials used, and the quality of the manufacturing offered by Western Engineering.

We have found the Mixtec mixers designed for us by Western Engineering to provide improved mixing quality and mixing efficiency gains to our commercial clients. In one industry sector, the effective life of critical downstream equipment has been extended from just 1 year to more than 10 years as a direct result of the improved mixing quality provided.

The service and support offered by Western Engineering is second to none and we would recommend their products without hesitation.

Stephen French, Director - Chemtest Laboratories Ltd

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