The Kirkhill Consultancy


Licensed by the Province and AB Institute of Agrologists as a Professional Agrologist to advise on Plant Management Practices and to assist in Food Development and Processing. Over 30 years of experience in the food industry in Canada and US, designing, building, supplying, installing and commissioning a broad range of food processing plants. Products manufactured have included the complete range of dairy, fish and meat, beverages, cereals and meals, fats and oils as well as nutraceutical and experimental products. Fluid handling and storage is the company’s specialty.


Process design & Development. Process Analysis, Optimization and validation. Specification and procurement of process and sanitation equipment. Supervision of plant installation and commissioning. Project management Assistance from pre-engineering feasibility studies to managing warranty claims. Automation, pumps, values, centrifugation, filtration, heat exchangers, evaporation, drying, conveying, bulk storage, MHE, logistics and utilities, thermal processing (batch, HTST, ESL, UHT and Sterilizing).