Top 5 Advantages Of A Weighing In Motion Weighbridge

2019-06-13T16:15:01+09:30 28th September 2017|

Weighing in motion weighbridges (WIM) don’t require vehicles to stop when they need weighing, they simply continue to drive at a reduced speed and the measurements are taken and the data recorded – instantly and accurately. These weighing in motion weighbridges have become a first-choice weighing solution for many industries including transport, waste, forestry, agriculture, demolition and excavation, port operations, construction and mining. Their popularity has come about through the s… Read More

Top FAQs About Onboard Vehicle Weighing Systems

2019-06-13T16:15:01+09:30 18th September 2017|

Onboard weighing systems are important for many reasons including legislative, safety and economic, and there are a number of different types available to suit a huge variety of applications. From the transport and freight industries to waste management, agriculture, mining and construction – there’s an onboard weighing system to suit any application and these top frequently asked questions should help with decision-making when it comes to selecting the right product. What are onboard ve… Read More

How A Robot Palletiser And Stretch Wrapper Can Help Your Agricultural Business

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 13th September 2017|

Running an efficient and cost-effective packaging line is essential for operators in the agricultural industry. Introducing a robot palletiser and stretch wrapper to package and palletise products such as grain, feed, fertilisers or chemicals, can streamline the process to make it more efficient, safer, and more reliable. Here’s how a robot palletiser and stretch wrapper can help your agricultural business.   Increase the efficiency of your packaging line A robot palletiser and stretch wr… Read More

Installing a weighbridge?  Consider the differences between surface and pit types

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 12th September 2017|

Weighbridges are used to weigh vehicle loads – usually to calculate payment for goods or loads that are supplied or delivered – and they’re an essential asset for many different types of organisations across the spectrum of industry. However, they come at a price and have to be sufficiently durable to maintain accuracy and reliability over the long-term – even in harsh conditions, so before making any capital investment, it is important to understand the different types of we… Read More

How Onboard Weighing Systems Can Save Both Time and Money

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 10th September 2017|

Weighing loaded vehicles is essential for any business in the transportation industry. However, using a weighbridge to weigh heavy vehicles can be time-consuming and inaccurate. An onboard weighing system accurately measures the weight of a load either in the front end of a loader or an excavator bucket, saving you time and money. Weigh in real time Weighing loads in real time means your vehicles can spend less time on site. Rather than loading a vehicle and using a weighbridge to measure the lo… Read More

Five real reasons why your business needs a weighbridge

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 8th September 2017|

A weighbridge is much more than a device that measures how heavy a truck’s load is.  Modern weighbridges are critical control points on any site and provide a multitude of benefits including improved traffic flow, reduced bottlenecks, enhanced site security, cost savings and improved workplace safety. Let’s look at five of the most important reasons why businesses need a weighbridge. Compliance Fines and penalties for incorrectly loaded vehicles are an unnecessary waste of money.  A weighb… Read More

7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs An X-Ray Product Inspection System

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 6th September 2017|

If your business can’t afford foreign contaminants in your products, then the chances are high that you need an X-ray product inspection machine. These high-tech yet surprisingly affordable machines are predominantly used in the food processing, pharmaceutical and packaging industries – which rely on potentially harmful foreign contaminants being detected along the production lines, but they are also essential equipment for businesses in many other industries that require the detection o… Read More

Why Vehicle Weighing is Essential When it Comes to Chain of Responsibility

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 5th September 2017|

Overloading a vehicle can result in some heavyweight legal action – and it’s not just the drivers or vehicle owners who will be liable. Under the Chain of Responsibility (COR) Legislation, everyone in the transport supply chain shares equal responsibility for ensuring that vehicles comply with the road laws and anyone in that supply chain can be held legally liable for breaches. From company directors, the person or company commissioning the carrying of goods, packers and drivers to the… Read More

Why Hire A Portable Weighbridge?

2019-06-13T16:15:02+09:30 4th September 2017|

Portable weighbridges have been proven to be very effective in many different industries and situations and particularly in remote locations, areas which aren’t suitable for the pouring of a concrete slab as well as on temporary sites. More and more companies are not only discovering the advantage of portable weighbridges, they’re also learning that it can sometimes be more cost-effective to hire these systems rather than purchase them outright. Here’s a brief overview of some of the key b… Read More