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Air Freight Scale System

The Problem

Ever wonder how your FedEx packages can get across the country so fast?

The Solution

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.

The Advantages

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

Farmer Looks to Add a Truck Scale to His Farming Operation

The Problem

A local farmer was looking to capture harvest weight data on his farm in the most efficient means possible.

The Solution

Walz Scale provides a grain dump truck scale that incorporates the farmers existing grain dump into the weighing process.

The Advantages

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

Grain Dump Truck Scale

See more agricultural weighing systems and farm truck scales at Ag Weigh, a branch of Walz Scale.

Heavy Duty Steel Deck Truck Scale

The Problem

A large grain terminal requested that Walz Scale replace their existing mechanical truck scale with a new heavy duty electronic version.

The Solution

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

The advantages Walz Scale replacing a worn out truck scale are as follows:

  • Increase weighing accuracy
  • Reduced maintenance costs

Steel Deck Truck Scale


Concrete Steel Deck Truck Scale

Grain Dump Truck Scale

The Problem

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.

The Solution

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.

The Advantages

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

Grain Dump Truck Scale

To learn more about grain dump truck scales and other farm truck scales systems, visit, a branch of Walz Scale that specializes in agricultural weighing systems.

Accurate Truck Weights at Chemical Plant

The Problem

A large chemical manufacturer was looking for an accurate means of tracking outbound shipments of their chemicals.

The Solution

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.

The Advantages

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.

Pit Truck Scale


Road Weigh is a branch of Walz Scale, a leading global supplier of truck scales and industrial weighing solutions. Road Weigh was created as a resource for companies interested in the products, services, and capabilities of truck scale systems. From farmers and agricultural producers to mining site operators, the truck scale solutions here at Road Weigh are designed for all types of industries and weighing needs.

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Heavy Duty Truck Scales for Sale - Explore one of the greatest selections of heavy-duty truck scales for sale.

Portable Axle Scale Systems - Unlike other portable axle scales, these systems utilize in-motion weighing technology for faster throughput.

Portable Wheel Weighers - Similar to portable truck scales, these wheel weighers provide a seamless solution for mobile weighing.

Farm Truck Scale Systems - See a complete range of truck scale systems designed for agricultural producers.

Mining Truck Scales - Find a wide assortment of truck scales for mining site applications.

Truck Bed Load Scanner - 3D laser-generated load scan images that can calculated into volume and weight metrics. The best alternative to truck scales.

Onboard Truck Scale Systems - Leverage incredible efficiency and throughput with these on-board weighing scales for heavy-duty trucks.

Rail Scale Systems - Cutting-edge rail car weigh scales that are portable and in-motion systems.

Industrial Pallet Scales - Stainless steel pallet scales designed for any application, including warehousing and distribution centers.

Wheel Loader Scales - Industrial on-board scales for virtually all types of wheel loaders.

Steel-Deck Weighbridge Truck Scales - The best option for static weighing stations that need an accurate and durable solution.

Portable Farm Truck Scales - Advanced, in-motion systems for farmers needing a portable weighing solution.

Onboard Forklift Scale System - Ideal for warehousing and third party logistics applications

Dimensional Weighing Scales - State-of-the-art dimensioning systems for scanning and weighing packages and large pallets, ideal for shipping and logistics operations.

Package Dimension Scanner - Advanced dimensional scanner and weighing system for package shipping operations

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