Blogs by date "08/01/13"
Ever wonder how your FedEx packages can get across the country so fast?
Walz Scale provides solutions to freight companies for managing the weights that are loaded into their air planes. Accurate weights of the loads on these planes is critically important for a safe flight.
As a result of Walz Scale air freight scale systems, shipping and freight companies experience countless advantages. Some of these include:
- Complete custom axle scale systems
- Service and support for existing axle scale systems
A local farmer was looking to capture harvest weight data on his farm in the most efficient means possible.
Walz Scale provides a grain dump truck scale that incorporates the farmers existing grain dump into the weighing process.
With the grain dump truck scale, the farmer can now weigh is in-bound and out-bound loads directly at his grain dump. As a result of this scale system, the farmer has realized:
- Faster weighing and unloading
- Increased site safety
- NTEP approved weights
See more agricultural weighing systems and farm truck scales at Ag Weigh, a branch of Walz Scale.
A large grain terminal requested that Walz Scale replace their existing mechanical truck scale with a new heavy duty electronic version.
Walz Scale provided a new Heavy Duty Steel Deck Truck Scale and provided the pit modifications to allow for the installation. This Heavy Duty Steel Deck Truck Scale is designed to provide extremely accurate truck weights for many decades to come.
The advantages Walz Scale replacing a worn out truck scale are as follows:
- Increase weighing accuracy
- Reduced maintenance costs
Grain Elevators are always looking for ways to increase truck throughput and reduce costs. Many grain elevators require drivers to weigh their trucks in one location and then drive to the dump pit. This process is not always the most efficient way to manage the truck traffic.
Walz Scale provides a grain dump truck scale solution by positioning the scale next to the grain dump, or incorporating the grain dump into the truck scale.
This solution allows drivers to weigh their trucks and dump their grain all in one location. Allowing grain operations and their customers to to process their transactions more efficiently.
As a result of the grain dump truck scale system, operations are able to:
- Increase truck throughput
- Increase site safety
To learn more about grain dump truck scales and other farm truck scales systems, visit AgWeigh.com, a branch of Walz Scale that specializes in agricultural weighing systems.
A large chemical manufacturer was looking for an accurate means of tracking outbound shipments of their chemicals.
Walz Scale designed and supplied an in-ground truck scale capable of weighing their truck loads. The heavy-duty concrete deck truck scale also allows for top access to all the weighing components.
Walz Scale in-ground or pit scale installations are ideal for applications that do not allow for an above ground scale installation. While the design of the pit scales also provides top access to all the weighing components, it limits the need to enter the scale pit.