With over 100 apartments, needing their floors prepared ready for the layers to arrive it was time to do something quickly about the process of mixing, pouring and levelling off the floor. Called to site All Preparation Equipment was able to transform the existing 20L mixing bucket and hand held drill process to a streamlined Portamix Hippo Mixer – meaning the guys could mix, pour and apply direct to the floor.

Using the ultimate bulk fill compound, MAPEI UC Leveller the once slow, tiresome process was turned to a fast, paced productive one.

The Portamix Hippo Mixer is a system used by professional floor laying contractors to ensure accuracy, speed and effectiveness in the mix.

  • Improved consistency in the mix
  • 6 x 20Kg bags + water in a single mix
  • Apply directly to the floor

Partnered with the use of STICKEM Sticky Level Pegs, the team on site got the floor 100% accurate ready for the layers to come and lay on. Distributed through Australia and New Zealand, Stickem’ Level Pegs are available through All Preparation Equipment.


In recent months there has been an addition to the Portamix family.

The Pelican Mixing Cart is the ultimate transport cart taking you to the next level of performance. Working best alongside the Hippo Mixing Station the Portamix Hippo Mixer to help move it in larger projects. The Pelican is well-balanced meaning that one person can transport and pour the product out with precision and ease to leave the Portamix Mega Hippo do what it does best, MIX.


The Pelican Mixing Station Cart has an effective well-balanced design that allows 1 single person to transport and pour with ease and precision, leaving The Mega Portamix Hippo Mixer do what it does best,. MIX!


PortaMix Pelican Mixing Carts have multiple benefits for floor levelling, floor preparation and concrete floor topping applicators.

Here is just a few;

  • Accurate pour control with a large handle and definied pouring spout
  • Easily cleaning canister with no rim or edges
  • Castors with 'Splatter Guards' to ensure the bearings remain clean and freely move
  • Easy - Roll manoeurability with all swivelling castors
  • Compact design for use through standard doorways
  • Partners with the Mega Portamix Hippo mixing station - and holds a full mix to deliver to the floor while the Mega Portamix Hippo Mixer continues on mixing the next mix.
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