Dual Weighing In-Motion Weighbridge for North Queensland Copper Mine

2019-06-13T16:15:00+09:30 26th March 2018|

AccuWeigh recently manufactured and commissioned a heavy-duty, dual weighing in-motion (WIM) for a North Queensland Copper Mine near the Gulf of Carpentaria. The WIM is specifically designed to weigh the concentrated axle loads of fully-loaded mine vehicles prior to unloading. The engineered design ensures that none of the load cells are used beyond their rated load. This particular installation uses AccuWeigh’s IT8000E driver control station, a fully-programmable digital weighing terminal tha… Read More

AccuWeigh provides Boral with bridges to a better operation

2019-06-13T16:15:00+09:30 22nd March 2018|

AccuWeigh recently commissioned two quad-deck weighbridges at Boral’s ‘mega quarry’ at Ormeau, south of Brisbane. The 28 m long weighbridges enable the quarry to legally weigh vehicles, including B-Doubles, and efficiently process a large number of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) each day. The weighbridges provide Boral with essential technology at its Ormeau Quarry operation. As part of the company’s stringent safety management system, the weighbridges are used as critical control points to… Read More

New, State-of-the-Art Batching System for Iconic Brewery

2019-06-13T16:15:00+09:30 16th March 2018|

Anyone involved in manufacturing will appreciate the important role that weighing technology plays at critical control points and how it has evolved to enable organisations to achieve their commercial goals and stay competitive. The major changes in weighing are highlighted in the way data is now collected, distributed and used. The team at AccuWeigh understand that weighing provides so much more than isolated weight data. Rather, the effective use of this data brings important commercial benefi… Read More

Recycling Weighbridge Calibrated at Waste Transfer Station

2019-06-13T16:15:01+09:30 11th March 2018|

A weighbridge at a Brisbane refuse station used for weighing vehicles with recyclable materials was recently calibrated, adjusted and reverified by AccuWeigh. The weighbridge was calibrated using AccuWeigh’s weighbridge ‘calibration test rig’ unit which is a prime mover with a trailer designed to safely transport mostly 2 tonne test weights and a forklift. Although Australian legislation does not state an expiry date for weighbridge verification periods, it is best practice for weighbridge… Read More

Calibration Visit to NSW Macadamia Farm

2019-06-13T16:15:01+09:30 2nd March 2018|

One of the many important services that AccuWeigh offers is calibration of weighing systems, both big and small. Calibration is the process of determining the relationship (that is, the error) between the weight reading and the weight on the weigh receptor. Organisations can only operate with confidence when they are certain that they can rely on the accuracy of the readings supplied by their weighing systems at all times, and regular calibration services provided by AccuWeigh provides them this… Read More