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Quality, Custom-built Stainless Steel, Intermediate
Bulk Containers (IBC) and Replacement Parts.

About American Machining Inc.

American Machining, Inc.- Fenton MI


History of American Machining, Inc. (AMI)

Started in 1979, AMI has 34 years of manufacturing experience in the container, agitator and valve industry. Along with our manufacturing experience we also have the innovative engineering experience to have become known as the IBC Resource due to our vast knowledge of manufacturing intermediate bulk containers. Our products have become a standard in the coatings industry for over 34 years; due to our innovative solutions we have created the best IBC to suit our customer’s needs.


AMI is known as the intermediate bulk container resource due to our customized solutions for your liquid handling needs, along with our knowledge and ability. One example is our patented agitation system, called “cam seal”, which has become an industry standard. AMI is known as the leader in the industry for being able to develop an intermediate bulk container and any type of agitator required to fulfill your liquid handling and agitating requirements.


AMI can provide you with engineering technical support to design a container and agitation system for any application you may require. We are able to design systems from 30 gallons to 5000 gallons regardless of the type of product that requires agitating.

AMI manufactures thousands of stainless steel bulk containers and agitating equipment with the highest quality equipment and the most experienced welders in the industry.


Our IBC’s are UN31A certified. We have a complete line of spare parts, the largest certified repair facility of intermediate bulk containers, and a cleaning facility to service all of your IBC’s. AMI also provides their customers with all updated DOT regulations and incorporates designs to our products and or repairs of your containers to meet any and all current DOT regulations.

Mission Statement

AMI is a company whose management and employees are committed to providing the highest quality products and services, as well as innovative ideas, to meet our customers’ requirements. FULFILL OUR CUSTOMERS’ NEEDS IS OUR NUMBER ONE PRIORITY.

AMI Quality Policy

American Machining Incorporated will continuously improve its products and production processes to try to exceed the needs and expectations of our customers; and will deliver, on time and every time, defect-free products and services department.

AMI has a dedicated staff in the Quality Department to inspect every part made for all customers. All quality inspectors are trained and documentation is kept to insure that every part our customers receive is to print specifications and of the highest quality. Click HERE for photos.

AMI's Machining Department consists of precision CNC machines, lathes, presses, and milling operations for all of your machining needs. All drawings are prepared at AMI with AutoCAD software and downloaded to CNC equipment to insure accurate translation of dimensions. AMI's employs trained machining experts each with over 10 years of machining experience. Click HERE for photos.

AMI's Welding Department employs top welders for your precision welding needs. All welders are certified and trained in the latest welding technologies and techniques. Click HERE for photos.

American Machining Inc., a privately owned American company, recently found a manufacturing problem and saved a Big Three American automobile company millions of dollars in future losses from their mixing process. Read more Click HERE.

In a current world market that sees manufacturing going overseas to China and Asia, American Machining Inc., a privately owned American company and the world’s premier leader in the manufacture and repair of Intermediate Bulk Containers and all accessories, was recently awarded a contract to provide all of the MANWAY COVERS...Read more Click HERE.