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These are the nominated Weighing Companies, Products and Solutions for the Weighing Review Readers' Choice Awards 2017:
Nominated for the Best Weighing Companies 2017
Imagic Solution (India)Imagic Solution is a leading and globally accepted IT solution provider and currently at the forefront of offshore software development to serve the people across the world. We spread our wings in the business of Software Development, Web Designing & Multimedia, E-Commerce Solutions, Search Engine Optimization, Mobile Application Development, Business Software Services etc... We also provide IT Infrastructure Solutions, System Integration, Network/Server Management services across India.
Integrated Visual Data Technology (Canada)Manufacturer of automatic lift truck onboard check weighing, dimensioning and management information systems for material handling facilities.
Smart Diet Scale, Inc. (USA)Here at Smart Diet Scale we have a passion for what we do. We not only produce the most revolutionary food scale on the market, but we also believe that our product changes people’s lives. With our patented technology the Smart Diet Scale is in a strong position to capitalize on this incredibly massive worldwide market.
PT Global (New Zealand)PT Ltd is an ISO 9001 accredited manufacture and has been designing and engineering measurement solutions for the weighing industry from Auckland, New Zealand since 1979. Formerly known as Precision Transducers and exporting to 160 countries around the world, we are your one stop shop for all weighing needs.
Focus Works, Inc. (USA)We have become the recognized leader in Production Control & Food Safety software systems for the baking and food industry. Our mission is to produce software solutions that provide a six month or less return on investment for plant automation processes. Our focus is automation software that is Totally Different from the existing mainstream from the way it is installed and implemented to its ease-to-use.
IVM s.r.l. (Italy)IVM is an innovative Start Up that embraces the skills and experiences of its members and over twenty years working experiences of the entire team. Such experiences are mostly gained while conducting numerous research projects (regional, national and European), performed in close collaboration with Universities, Research organizations and large companies.
The common denominator to all these activities, and which constitutes the most significant part of the experiences of IVM, can be synthesized in the ability to realize monitoring and diagnostic systems based on the innovative use of integrated sets of sensors. These experiences have enabled us to acquire significant expertise in: accelerometer sensors WITH MEMS technology; HW and SW design and implementation of low-power wireless networks for acquisition systems of accelerometric signals; extraction of information-diagnostic content from the data acquired by the monitoring systems through the use of specific processing algorithms.
The approach that the IVM team has always had is to take in consideration an integrated system of sensors, so we can get information based on possible correlations of the data measured in the same instant of time in different parts of the area monitored. This approach and expertise in measuring accelerometer enabled the development of several innovative applications and products In the past 10 years, the sensor technology has taken advantage of a particularly high technological development. This has determinated an improvement of its characteristics, a significant reduction of costs and, consequently, a very considerable increase of its use. Consider that, today, a middleweight car has on board about 80-100 sensors while few years ago they were less than 10. A significant aspect of this process is that on one hand the applications of the sensor technology have been increasing more and more and on the other hand it is making it increasingly necessary to develop advanced technologies to process increasing amounts of data. These technologies are proving to be particularly useful because they allow the extraction of informative contents not readily obtainable from the simple comparison with threshold values.
Smartlux SARL (Luxembourg)We've been selling electronic scales and balances through our web shops waagen.lu (German) and balances.lu (French) since 2003. In 2014, we've released 232key, a user-friendly program to transfer data from a scale into any application (via RS-232 or USB). Several software tools are currently under development.
Siemens (Germany)Siemens offers a comprehensive range of products and systems for weighing and batching technologies – first-class solutions that help you solve almost any weighing task in a perfect way: including belt weighing systems, weighfeeders, container scales, even batching systems.
Whatever the industry, our weighing technology makes a decisive contribution toward meeting quality, cost and deadline targets.
Chatillon (USA)Chatillon is a registered trademark of AMETEK, Inc. AMETEK acquired Chatillon in 1997. The John Chatillon & Sons Company was formed in 1835 in New York and 2010 marked the 175th anniversary of Chatillon products and innovations in force measurement and weighing. The Chatillon brand is part of the AMETEK Sensors, Test & Calibration business unit. Chatillon force measurement products are engineered and manufactured in Largo, Florida USA. Chatillon weighing scale products are also engineered and manufactured in Largo, FL with additional manufacturing at Mexico and China facilities.
Straightpoint (UK)Straightpoint is the international standard for lifting projects; supplying load link load cells, dynamometers, load shackles, provided cabled or wireless (telemetry), crane scales, center of gravity and data logging systems. In an industry where safety and quality are paramount, Straightpoint designs and manufactures to the highest standards, builds measurement equipment with world-class technical expertise and can deliver solutions quickly from its many locations around the world.
Ravas (Netherlands)RAVAS manufactures and distributes weighing systems integrated in hand pallet trucks, warehouse trucks and forklift trucks. These mobile weighing systems enable companies to make their internal logistics cheaper and more efficient, to raise the quality of their products and services and thus increase client satisfaction.
Conweigh (Australia)Conweigh is an new one-stop shipping container and heavy machinery weighing solution comprised of a portable OIML & NMI certified weighing equipment and a powerful all-in-one weighing software that instantly delivers weight data and generates 100% SOLAS-compliant VGM certificates.
The Conweigh equipment has been dubbed "Weighbridge-in-a-box" because it is easy to transport to weigh containers and then pack away. In under 30 minutes, containers and heavy machinery are weighed accurately because the equipment was designed to attach to containers quickly and for easy customisation to accommodate unique heavy machinery weighing setups.
Balanças Marques (Portugal)BALANÇAS MARQUES (part of Grupo José Pimenta Marques Lda.), with headquarters in Braga, Portugal, is a company with more than 40 years of business in the manufacture of scales, specializing in all types of weighing equipment for retail and for industrial applications, being today one of the main companies in the Iberian Peninsula on these two weighing areas.
HBM - Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik GmbH (Germany)Innovative and reliable: HBM provides the optimal Load Cell or Load Sensor for your application. Rely on the competence of the worldwide market and technology leader in weighing technology. Load cells "made by HBM" enjoy an excellent reputation with users throughout the world. This applies not only to the load cells' outstanding precision and reliability. In our production and manufacture of load cells, too, you can trust that we deliver quality in series. When we promise C6 quality, for example, we deliver it in series - unlike other manufacturers who often provide only a small number of specific test samples of the promised quality. As one of the worldwide leading load cell manufacturers, HBM provides you with an infrastructure and partnership you can trust - for both small as well as large quantities. Benefit from the prices we offer. Products comprise:
METTLER TOLEDO (Switzerland)METTLER TOLEDO is a global manufacturer and marketer of precision instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. The Company has strong worldwide leadership positions. A significant majority of our instrument sales are in segments in which we are the global leader. In addition to a broad product offering, we have one of the largest global sales and service organizations among precision instrument companies. We focus on the high value-added segments of our markets by providing innovative instruments that often integrate various technologies including application-specific solutions for customers. We design our instruments not only to gather valuable data but also to facilitate the processing and transfer of this data into customers' management information systems.
Dini Argeo S.r.l. (Italy)Dini Argeo is a company specialising in the design and manufacture of scales and weighing systems, with a proven track record in the world for quality and reliability.
The solutions created by Dini Argeo cover all industrial weighing applications:
Dynamic Load Monitoring Ltd. (UK)DLM are specialist in the design, manufacture, repair and calibration of Load cells and load monitoring equipment.
Successfully supplying load cells and equipment for more than 20 years DLM have proved to be industry leaders in finding a solution to your load monitoring requirements. Internationally known for an unprecedented high quality, reliable standard product range, DLM are also the world leaders in the design and manufacture of Shear pin Loadcells to the Offshore and Subsea industry.
All DLM Loadcells are manufactured in the UK to the highest quality standards, DLM are approved and work to ISO9001:2008 quality management system, ISO14001:2004 Environmental management system and OHSAS 18001:2007 Health and Safety Management System. Our expert in house Engineers are capable of designing Loadcells and load monitoring systems for wide ranging applications, working closely with clients from project inception through to completion and even installation.
Miary i Wagi (Poland)Our company MIARY I WAGI has been acting on the market since 1956. The company office and the factory are located near Brzeg (GPS 50° 52' N 17° 29' E) in Skarbimierz-Osiedle. It's easy to reach us driving off the A4 highway half-way between Wroclaw and Opole. We are Rinstrum Pty Ltd sales representative in Poland and Eastern Europe.
Tacuna Systems (USA)Tacuna Systems specialize in designing and engineering measurement sensors and accessories such as load cells, strain gauges and load cell amplifiers.
Marsden Weighing Group (UK)Marsden is the only UK weighing scale company that offer a one stop solution to their customers; manufacture, sales and service of medical equipment.
Jesma Vejeteknik A/S (Denmark)Jesma specializes in the development, production and distribution of weighers and weighing systems for static, dynamic and continuous weighing. Based on many years of experience within weighing and dosing technology we guarantee offering flexible and reliable solutions standard as well as customer-adapted.
Weighwell Engineering Ltd. (UK)Global Manufacturer and Supplier of Weighing Equipment in the Rail Industry.
With over 25 years’ experience Weighwell Engineering Ltd continue to be the industry innovators in portable train weighing systems (rail scales). Trusted and respected worldwide Weighwell continue to provide advanced train weighing solutions for some of the most illustrious names within the rail industry such as Network Rail, SNCF, Siemens and Hitachi.
Weighwell invented and designed the Portable Train Weigher (PTW) which has been recognised with multiple awards for its innovative and invaluable contribution to the rail industry. The PTW with its unique design can be integrated into a variety of rail profiles and rail gauges and allows for static or in-motion train weighing in virtually any location. This provides beneficial time and cost savings without the need for expensive civil works or problematic track modifications.
Utilcell (Spain)UTILCELL is a manufacturer of Load Cells, Mechanical Accessories and Weighing Electronics.
Since our beginnings, thirty-five years ago, we have been leaders in the domestic load cell market, which has enabled us to expand internationally and consolidate ourselves today as one of the five main manufacturers in the world.
As a family-owned business, it’s in our nature to work and collaborate closely with our clients. The company headquarters are located in Barcelona, with local offices in several countries and an extensive worldwide distribution network that allows UTILCELL to supply its products to 4,000 clients.
Our customer commitment is to satisfy their needs by offering:
Mantracourt Electronics Ltd (UK)Mantracourt Electronics Ltd was founded in 1974 with the clear objective of becoming a leader in the application of microelectronics to many sectors of industrial measurement. Based near Exeter in the South-West of England, we are an established technology provider to many major OEM sensor manufacturers with an international distribution network spanning over 30 countries.
Adam Equipment (USA)Adam Equipment designs and manufactures balances and scales worldwide for professionals in the lab, education, industrial, food, health/fitness, animal and jewellery markets. Founded in 1972, the company is headquartered in the United Kingdom with offices in South Africa, the United States, Australia and China. Adam provides speed, performance and value in every scale and balance.
Hardy Process Solutions (USA)Hardy, an ISO 9001-certified manufacturer, currently services the food, chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, feed & grain, mining & metal, pulp & paper, oil and gas, power, and general automation industries.
EAGLE - Accurate Meezan Trading LLC (DUBAI)Established in 2003, Accurate Meezan Trading LLC is UAE’s leading industrial weighing, retail weighing and customized weighing solutions provider. With our brand name "EAGLE" we provide weighing solutions for analytical weighing, precision weighing, retail weighing, industrial weighing, weighbridges etc.. EAGLE offers you a complete weighing range from 0.1 mg to 120 tons to cater to your weighing requirements. You name a weighing application and EAGLE has the weighing solution for it. EAGLE has its spacious warehouse that is located in Ras Al Khor Industrial Area II, Dubai.
Zemic Europe B.V. (Netherlands)ZEMIC is one of world leaders in the development and manufacturing of straingages, loadcells and miniature sensors. Established in 1965 in China with subsidiaries in Europe and USA. Zemic manufactures in a 90000m2 high-tec plant with a capacity to produce 30 million strain gages, 5 million sensors and 1 million industrial load cells with capacities of 5 gram up to 500 Ton.
Eilersen Electric (Denmark)Since the foundation in 1969, the Eilersen companies in Denmark and Switzerland have been dedicated to the development, manufacture and supply of high quality robust industrial sensors based on a capacitive measurement principle for the measurement of force and weight. This extensive know-how is patented worldwide and invested in the current range of digital load cells. The capacitive technology developed by Eilersen features a number of advantages compared to other technologies used in sensors for measuring force and weight. The Eilersen load cells feature high specifications, high reliability, simple mechanical and electrical installation and minimal maintenance for the use in tough and demanding industrial environments. Eilersen load cells are available with Profibus DP, DeviceNet, EtherNet IP, Modbus ASCII/RTU, RS485/422, RS232, 4-20 mA and 0-10 VDC interfaces, and can be supplied in OIML and ATEX certified versions.
JLT Mobile Computers (Sweden)JLT Mobile Computers is a leading developer of rugged mobile computers for demanding environments. These PC-type computers are developed and manufactured in Sweden for professional use and are characterized by very high reliability in the face of moisture, dust, vibration, electromagnetic fields or extreme temperature – reliability that is required for use in areas such as transportation, warehousing / logistics, forestry, mining, automation, military and rescue vehicles.
JLT operates globally with offices in Sweden and the US, complemented by a network of sales partners that provide complete solutions and local support.
Thames Side Sensors (UK)Thames Side Sensors Ltd is a Worldwide Leader in Industrial and Process Weighing load cell technology, thanks to our 4 main obsessions: Premium Quality, Reliability, Innovation and Exceptional Customer Service.
With our origins in the 1970s, we have significant experience that allows us to offer cost-effective solutions for a diverse range of weighing applications. Our product range comprises rugged, high performance load cells with innovative and unique weigh modules, connected to reliable, intelligent and user-friendly instrumentation. In 2 words: Total Reliability.
LCM Systems Ltd (UK)LCM Systems is a specialist provider of standard and bespoke load cells, load pins, load shackles and load links, with over 25 years' experience in supplying innovative load measurement solutions to many different industries world wide. Whatever the application and however demanding the environment, we can provide a solution to meet your needs.
The Greenbank Group (UK)Established more than 60 years ago The Greenbank Group has earned an enviable reputation for supplying innovative, accurate and reliable bulk materials handling systems to a wide range of heavy industries, in particular power generation, cement production and manufacturing.
Based in Derbyshire, England, the multi-award-winning company designs, supplies volumetric and gravimetric continuous weighing products and control, transfer and delivery systems.
From conception to installation, Greenbank engineers combine the latest techniques in Computational Fluid Dynamics and Discrete Element Method modelling with expert design skills to produce high-performance products designed to improve operational efficiency.
Its acclaimed range of GBW and GWF gravimetric weighing systems are available to a range of specifications to handle fine loads through to bulk solids.
SG Systems LLC (USA)SG Systems LLC specialize in IT based weighing systems providing shop floor traceability and process control to over 2,000 companies across the globe.
The head office is located in Dallas, TX with support centers around the world. SG Systems offers a software and hardware development team, project management, systems integration engineers and round the clock support.
Helmac S.r.l. (Italy)HELMAC is a company specialized in the production of price computing, bench, and hanghing scales, for use in shop, supermarket, and itinerant sales, data management systems for retail and price computing automatic machines for agro-food industries.
Minebea Intec (Germany)Minebea Intec, formerly known as Sartorius Intec, provides products, solutions and services to the industry for increasing the reliability, safety and efficiency of production and packaging lines. This we give evidence through our promise to our customers and consumers: 'We make daily life safer.'
Our core market position, that of a leading global product and solution provider together with our aim to set strong standards in all areas of our business, are both reflected in our company motto: 'The true measure'.
Nominated for the Best Laboratory Scales/Balances 2017
METTLER TOLEDO XPR MicrobalancesMETTLER TOLEDO (Switzerland) - METTLER TOLEDO has launched a new generation of XPR Micro and Ultra that boosts performance and ergonomics. This new XPR balance models offer 25% better repeatability than traditional microbalances through innovative features such as Active Thermoelectric Cooling (ATC) and ongoing quality-assurance checks.
Usability is delivered by a small bench print and a new user interface that, similar to a smartphone, allows users to swipe or programming while running tasks. A built-in result notepad simplifies documentation and let users to store comments. Individual task methods can be stored and accessed via icons, saving time and enhancing process security.
Additional XPR design benefits include a new weighing pan for easier cleaning, and a two-screen system allowing easy weighing with the small screen while the main touchscreen can be placed wherever it is more convenient.
Taken together, XPR’s productivity-enhancing features and excellent micro-range accuracy allows it to create a new level of productivity for companies working with small samples sizes.
Nominated for the Best Retail Scales 2017
Chatillon Century ScalesChatillon (USA) - With the classic, elegant design of the Century Series mechanical hanging scales retailers add a touch of modern simplicity and nostalgic charm to their store without compromising on quality.
The Century Series are world-renowned for their accuracy, dependability and reliability. The rugged design makes these classic scales last for at least a “Century”.
The Century Series feature glass covered 7-inch dial with large numbers that are easy to see and simple to read. The Century scale also has an optional rear dial face that allows both customer and merchant to see the weight at the same time of the item being weighed.
These scales feature springs that are made of elastomeric steel (temperature compensated) to qualify as “Legal for Trade” in the US and conforms to NIST handbook H44Class III.
The scales feature a corrosion-resistant red band with a bezel housing and rugged, steel inner frame. Full Scale capacities 20 and 40 lbs. are reached in two pointer revolutions.
The Century Series can be supplied with a CG (Galvanized) scoop for easy pouring of grains, beans, fasteners or other small dry items into a bag or container. The popular CAS (Stainless Steel Sieve) circular pan with drain holes are used for wet items such as seafood, pickled / marinated foods etc.
By design, the Century Series hanging scales blend well into every shop environment regardless of the its size. The scales can be placed wherever you see fit as they do not require a table to stand on nor electrical power.
As an added benefit, the Century Series are low cost compared to the digital retail scales and are able to operate inside and outside in both dry and humid conditions.
BM5 XS Retail ScaleBalanças Marques (Portugal) - The BM5 XS is a scale with touch screen that combines all the desired features for the retail sector: competitive price, small size, reliability, high performance and design.
The BM5 XS gathers hardware and software of excellence and is equipped with the latest technology. The high performance of the BM5 XS is guaranteed by ARM processors of latest generation and a motherboard fully developed and produced by Balanças Marques. The 12.1" LCD touch screen, with projected capacitive technology, ensures speed and efficiency in customer service.
The BM5 XS has a new version of the certified billing software, ETPOS 5, which mantains the features of previous versions - simple, intuitive and functional - and presents a completely renewed interface that greatly enhances the user experience. The integration of ETPOS makes the BM5 XS a device with integrated management capability that emits any type of legal documents.
Available in two models – Double Body and Suspension - the BM5 XS is a scalable, configurable and expandable solution, allowing a greater return on investment in this equipment.
Highland Approved Portable Precision BalanceAdam Equipment (USA) - The new Highland approved portable precision balances are packed with features and meet Class II requirements for use in retail applications.
Affordable and offering best-in-class value, the approved Highland provides readings in carats, grams, or kilograms. The Highland includes RS-232 and USB interfaces, rechargeable battery and AC operation, capacity tracker, adjustable feet and level, lockdown capability and more.
An innovative design allows the Highland to be stacked, minimising storage space needed for multiple balances. The removable draft shield counters the effects of wind disturbances outdoors or in drafty environments.
ShockProtect® helps prevent overloads to maintain smooth, uncompromised performance. With built-in applications for parts counting, percentage weighing and totalisation / accumulation, the EC Type/OIML-approved Highland is an outstanding value for legal-for-trade applications.
GPE 'MK' COLORHelmac S.r.l. (Italy) - GPE SERIES "MK" RETAIL COUNTER SCALES WITH MECHANICAL KEYBOARD AND COLOR DISPLAY 7". Sturdy counter scales with high performance color display 7", perfect for all applications in the retail trade and shops. The mechanical keyboard guarantees the fast and easy typing by the operator.
Nominated for the Best Best Kitchen Scales 2017
Electronic Kitchen Scale – EEK 3003AEAGLE - Accurate Meezan Trading LLC (DUBAI) - Equipped with High Precision Strain Gauge Sensor System. Stainless Steel Bowl With Measuring Cup Scale. Touch Button / Press To On. Large Bowl Volume – 1500 ml, Measures Volume Of Water Oil, Flour And Milk. Low Battery / Overload Function.
L6P Planar beam for Kitchen ScalesZemic Europe B.V. (Netherlands) - The L6P planar beam is a low profile single point loadcell. The parallel beam construction and the flat ribbon cable makes this sensor the most suitable for kitchen scales and other electronic leisure devices where space is limited. The planar beam is available in the capacities 22 kg , 45kg, 75kg and 110 kg capacity. Most loadcells have a resistance of 350 Ohm.
Due to the increased wide range of “Internet of Things” applications this L6P planar beam has a resistance value of 1000 Ohm, which makes it an energy saving sensor.
This IP65 force sensor also has the OIML approval which can be downloaded on our website. Also a 3D STEP file of this sensor can be downloaded here to directly integrate this sensor in your 3D application.
Nominated for the Best Industrial Scales 2017
Siemens Milltronics MSI Belt ScaleSiemens (Germany) - The two time best industrial scale award winner; Siemens Milltronics MSI is a heavy-duty, high accuracy, full-frame single idler belt scale that provides continuous in-line weighing on a variety of products in primary and secondary industries. It is proven in a wide range of tough applications from extraction (in mines, quarries and pits), to power generation, iron and steel, food processing and chemicals.
With more approvals than any other belt scale in the world and the patented original triple beam parallelogram load cells, the MSI has proven itself successful around the globe.
Combined with a WT241, full feature stand alone BW500 or a SIMATIC integrated WP241, the MSI can provide un-paralleled performance and process monitoring and control.
Conweigh Mobile Container Weighing SolutionConweigh (Australia) - The Conweigh one-stop container and heavy machinery weighing solution is comprised of a portable OIML & NMI certified weighing equipment and weighing software that instantly delivers weight data and generates 100% SOLAS-compliant Verified Gross Mass (VGM) certificates.
The Conweigh equipment are dubbed "weighbridge-in-a-box" because it is easy to transport to containers and then pack away. In under 30 minutes, containers and heavy equipment are weighed because the Conweigh equipment was designed to quickly attach to container corner locks and be easily customised to accommodate unique heavy machinery weighing setups.
The Conweigh software, which also includes an on-demand booking system and VGM cloud storage, captures weight data instantly to electronically generate 100% Valid VGM certificates immediately after each weigh. Each customer has their own secure and free Conweigh account to schedule weighing jobs and store VGMs for easy access anytime and anywhere.
Altogether, the Conweigh solution offers a faster and simpler compliance method to suit the needs, schedule and budget of any shipper.
TPWX2GDI ‘Hazardous Zone’ Series Stainless Steel ATEX Pallet Truck ScaleDini Argeo S.r.l. (Italy) - Pallet truck scales, with built-in electronic weighing, for dangerous areas classified as hazardous (ZONES 1 and 21 & 2 and 22) in accordance with Ex II 2GD IIB T4 T197°C X.
The weight detection made with four Atex certified IP68 stainless steel load cells guarantees the best precision in any working environment. Structure completely in STAINLESS steel. Available also CE-M APPROVED.
JESMA A/S Belt scales series VIBJesma Vejeteknik A/S (Denmark) - Standard solutions and project design. The Jesma range of belt scales is among the widest on the market today, and with a clear strategy of supplying only fully tested equipment with market leading reliability, Jesma is able to supply belt scales that accommodate any requirement for a wide range of industries.
Based on more than 50 years of experience Jesma is able to carefully evaluate the information from our customers and combine it with our experience and knowledge about belt scales and their operation in belt conveyors.
With information such as required accuracy, belt speed, belt type, trough angle, belt inclination and product characteristics, supported by the extensive experience and know-how, Jesma not only supply equipment which is trustworthy and reliable today – Our aim is to supply equipment which is trustworthy, accurate and reliable also for future demands.
Greenbank GWF Weigh FeederThe Greenbank Group (UK) - Greenbank GWF feeders are designed to feed material at a pre-determined feeding rate and are proving their worth across a wide range of sectors, including cement production and other heavy industries.
The weigh feeders are used for conveying a variety of products including sand, gravel, coal and biomass, recycled media and also food products, and cement.
One of the latest companies to benefit from the GWF range is Hanson Cement, which last year installed a weigh feeder at its Padeswood facility in Flintshire.
The site, which has undergone a significant expansion programme, is now benefiting from the system, which is designed to feed raw materials into the processing plant at a predetermined rate.
This is achieved by having a shear gate to set a constant material bed depth for the given particle size and an inverter drive to control the feeder belt speed. This feed rate is maintained automatically by the GBFC-446 controller.
Alternatively, the feeder can be operated at a fixed feeder belt speed, and then the controller will make adjustments to a pre-feeder device to maintain the given set point. Added to this, the GBFC-446 controller uses the weight and speed signals in pulses per metre travelled to calculate the flow rate and make adjustments to maintain the given set point.
The Greenbank Weigh Feeder utilises a unique parallelogram weigh mechanism. The virtue of this design is that there are no moving parts, pivots, bearings, etc. The parallelogram concept ensures that the exact load that is imposed on the weigh (suspended) idler is transferred to the load cell without alteration by lever ratios or other mechanical contrivances.
Industrial Scales CombicsMinebea Intec (Germany) - Industrial scales with an 60.000 d resolution.
The well-known high quality complete scales Combics and platforms Combics with one load cell and capacities from 3 kg to 300 kg will be shortly available with a 60.000 d resolution. This high accuracy weighing solution helps to improve product quality and/or reduces costs by avoiding expensive overfilling.
Nominated for the Best Load Cells 2017
Steel S-Type Tension/Compression Loadcell - PT4000PT Global (New Zealand) - The PT4000 S-Type tension load cell is available in both metric and imperial capacities. It has the largest capacity range of any of our load cells: 50lb to 20klb (UNF thread) in imperial and 20kg to 5t (Metric thread) in metric. All capacities feature a 3mV/V output built into a rugged alloy tool steel design with low sensitivity to axial loads. Ideal for mechanical scale conversions, material testing, bi-directional, level and inventory monitoring and a host of other applications. Sealed to IP67 and accepting standard US/EEC fittings, the PT4000 comes with a full range of mounting accessories.
Clamp On Line TensionmeterStraightpoint (UK) - The Straightpoint COLT (Clamp On Line Tensionmeter) is a lightweight tensionmeter for fast and accurate measurement of wire rope tensions up to 11,000lbf/5000 kgf and up to 1”/25mm diameter. Manufactured using an integral, high accuracy, Bluetooth module the COLT transmits load data wirelessly to any smart device running our Android or iOS app.
Features and Benefits:
Force Magnitude Load Pin FM-LPDynamic Load Monitoring Ltd. (UK) - New Technology developed by and exclusive to DLM the Force Magnitude technology can be applied to almost any size shear pin load cell.
Making use of DLM’s intelligent ‘Sirius’ Amplifier mounted internally in the pin and a dual gauged Shear Pin Load Cell, the Force Magnitude technology enables the client to have a Shear Pin Load Cell which can read load in any direction within range.
Typical Shear Pin Load Cells are required to be fitted so that the load is applied in one plane on the Pin and will not produce accurate load readings if load is applied outside this plane. However, with Force Magnitude technology load can be applied and accurately read in various locations around the pin, eliminating the need for a load direction and preventing constraints to clients mounting arrangements.
Tacuna Systems Load Cell AmplifierTacuna Systems (USA) - The manual embedded strain gauge signal conditioner amplifier is a low cost and embedded solution to your strain measurement needs. This miniaturized amplifier accepts or completes a single Wheatstone bridge arranged in quarter, half, or full bridge mode and can also accept a standard load cell. Gain and offset adjustment can be controlled manually via gain select dip switch and offset adjust potentiometer. Easily interface with your microprocessor, ADC, or PLC for reliable and low cost measurement of strain signals. Additionally, this strain gauge amplifier can be interfaced directly with any analog LabVIEW DAQ or other data acquisition system.
Mod. 300 (5…500 kg) – High accuracy for weighing tanks and hoppersUtilcell (Spain) - The load cell Model 300 (5...500 kg), together the mounting kit, have been designed for robust and accurate weighing in industrial processes of tanks and hoppers, with multiple advantages:
BroadWeigh™ Wireless Load Monitoring SystemMantracourt Electronics Ltd (UK) - The BroadWeigh™ portable wireless load monitoring system is designed to assist rigging and technical professionals by providing high quality, high accuracy measurement data.
Incorporating the market leading Crosby shackle and a high accuracy load pin with zero trim loss, the system provides dynamic peak loads in real-time to ensure no point is overloaded.
Simple and comprehensive in nature, the BroadWeigh wireless system offers fast and simple setup in less than one minute and easily replaces wired systems by reducing installation and maintenance costs.
Features & Benefits:
The system provides up to 800 m (½ mile) wireless range and can be expanded to suit individual requirements by simply adding additional shackles with no need to return to factory.
BroadWeigh™ is brought to you by Mantracourt Electronics, a world leader in high precision measurement electronics. Since 1974, we have been supplying innovative solutions to a wide variety of industry sectors including the lifting and crane markets, construction and process weighing. As a key technology supplier to leading OEM’s for over 40 years, we pride ourselves on exceptional reliability, performance and support.
PW15iA Digital Load CellHBM - Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik GmbH (Germany) - The PW15iA digital load cell is the ideal choice for numerous applications, especially in packaging machines. Thanks to many additional functions, PW15iA is a real all-rounder. PW15iA comes with integrated checkweighing, as well as filling & dosing algorithms. As those do not have to be developed for the packagaging machines separately any more, users will benefit from significantly reduced development times.
Thanks to the use of standard dimensions (SP4M-Footprint), the PW15iA digital load cell can be integrated into existing systems quickly and without the need for a design. The load cell is completely made of stainless steel, and has the highest possible degree of protection IP68 / IP69K. Thus, the PW15iA resists industrial cleaning, and is corrosion resistant.
With all features included, PW15iA is the first digital load cell showing industry footprints, and a great choice for almost any weighing application in packaging.
OneMount™Hardy Process Solutions (USA) - The Hardy OneMount™with Advantage® shear beams are specifically built to save customers time and money during installation, calibration, and maintenance. Each load point provides extraordinary flexibility and durability in most industrial environments. Each feature of the load point was intentionally designed based on nearly 100 years of process weighing experience, delivering a best-in-class measurement system for vessel, hopper and tank weighing.
Weigh Bridge - ELC 110 (Load Cell)EAGLE - Accurate Meezan Trading LLC (DUBAI) - Model ELC 110 is a double-ended shear beam load cell designed for high traffic weigh bridge applications. This high accuracy load cell is designed to meet all Legal Metrology Standards. When combined with suitable mounting arrangements, this load cell will provide a simple accurate and reliable weighing system. ELC 110 Load Cell feature IP68 Protection, Lighting Protection, Nickel plated and full environmental sealing to ensure long-term reliability.
HM9C double ended shearbeamZemic Europe B.V. (Netherlands) - HM9C double ended shearbeam with onboard mounting, perfectly suitable for the SOLAS regulations.
Zemic customers that are working in the offshore industry and facing the SOLAS regulation are using Zemic Products in truck front loaders, crane scales and weighbridges.
Our HM9C double ended shear beam loadcells is a very popular model for onboard weighing or in other weighing applications. We have mounting kits available for this model for Silo weighing (HM-9-401) and for onboard weighing (HM-9-405).
Especially the combination of onboard weighing module and HM9C loadcell is a solution which can be integrated in new and existing trucks in a clever way.
Detailed specification HM9C + onboard mount HM-9-405:
BL hygienic beam load cellEilersen Electric (Denmark) - Eilersen Electric A/S launches a world’s first hygienic beam load cell
Eilersen is now releasing a new series of digital load cells in a hygienic (aseptic) design for dynamic weighing, process weighing, filling, packaging and general weighing applications targeted primarily at food and pharma customers.
The new hygienic design is unique without any grooves or gaps, facilitating easy cleaning to minimize the risk of bacteria and fungus growth on the load cells and thereby ensuring an overall high level of hygiene.
All Eilersen load cells are developed and manufactured in Denmark and based on a highly accurate and very robust capacitive measuring principle.
This technology allows an installation without complicated and non-hygienic stay rods and overload protection devices which are applied in most strain gage load cell installations and which result in a non-hygienic final installation.
The absence of overload protection devices in an installation with the new Eilersen hygienic load cells further improves the existing design and thereby provides an installation which is even more simple, easy to commission and hygienic.
World’s first hygienic beam load cell:
The new Eilersen beam load cell type BL is the world’s first beam load cell in a hygienic design and is characterized by the smooth bellow providing a clean and maintenance free installation which is unique for weighing systems using beam load cells.
New T85 Shear Beam Load CellThames Side Sensors (UK) - Thames Side Sensors has released the new model T85 shear beam load cell, manufactured from stainless steel and approved according to OIML R60 3000 divisions (C3). It is the ideal solution for problem-free, "fit-and-forget" weighing in harsh applications (such as humid, wash-down environments).
Available in just 3 body sizes from 300kg all the way up to 10,000kg, it is offered with a high quality, screened polyurethane cable & protection to IP68 and IP69K as-standard.
OIML R60 approval to Class C3 (3000 divisions) is a standard feature. ATEX approval is available for all zones, with protection mode 'ta' allowing use in dust zones 20, 21, 22 without safety barriers - which permits a large cost saving compared with other protection modes such as 'ia'.
The standard version can be used at extremes of temperature, from -30 to +70 degrees C; therefore it is suitable for use in a wide variety of applications without the need for our special high temperature option. However, for applications requiring use at continuous temperatures of up to +150 degrees Centigrade the optional version is available.
As with many of our load cells, this load cell carries our industry leading FIVE (5) YEAR warranty against manufacturing defects as a stamp of the confidence we have in our high quality, modern manufacturing processes and our individual load cell compensation. We physically test and optimise every single load cell individually before it is allowed to pass our stringent quality checks and be shipped to a customer.
Its polyurethane cable ensures much better cable protection than the industry standard PVC cable in environments subject to stringent cleaning requirements using harsh chemicals. The welded and hermetically sealed design is suitable for wash-down cleaning processes using pressurised hot water - often seen in fish, poultry and meat processing facilities like slaughterhouses.
For extremely demanding applications, where strong chemicals (e.g. saline environments) and stress corrosion are a concern, the T85 can be supplied with a special Parylene coating that protects the load cell and significantly increases its working lifetime.
WLL Stainless Steel Wireless Load LinkLCM Systems Ltd (UK) - The new WLL range of wireless load monitoring links has been designed primarily for marine and offshore applications. Incorporating many new features, these stainless steel load links are one of the most innovative available on the market, with IP67 environmental sealing, 3.1b material certification, and a robust storage case supplied as standard. Also, having taken into account the short delivery times users of this type of load measuring equipment typically demand, all load ratings are ex-stock ready for immediate despatch.
Available in capacities from 5 tonnes to 100 tonnes, the all stainless steel construction provides corrosion resistance, while the dimensions have been matched to suit standard shackle sizes to ensure suitability for a wide range of under-hook weighing applications. With safety and traceability becoming ever more important, users can rest assured, as the WLL series fully complies with the European Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC.
Because these load links will be used in challenging and exposed environments, the design team at LCM Systems have utilised their unique telemetry housing that is robust enough to withstand day to day operational requirements, does not degrade in sunlight, yet is compact and light. The antenna is completely enclosed within the housing to protected it from damage, while two clips enable you to open the housing to access and change the batteries without the need for any tools, leaving the electronics safely sealed underneath. The load links have a transmission distance of 600 metres (clear line of sight) and are capable of more than 300 hours’ continuous use with AAA 1.2Ah batteries.
The WLL series is also supplied as standard with a T24-HS-LS handheld battery powered indicator that can display in both tonnes and lbs, or alternatively, an optional T24-HA handheld display can address up to 12 load links for individual monitoring or for summation applications. For more complex systems, including data logging or monitoring/reporting requirements, a robust tablet PC with installed software is available for use with single or multiple load link installations.
Supplied in a quality, lockable moulded polyurethane transit case that is highly durable and impervious to most chemicals and moisture, the WLL load links are fully protected when not in use and during transit. The robust construction of the transit case means that it will not dent or rust, and as it also features pre-cut foam inserts, the load link and handheld display will always remain securely in place.
Load cell PR 6212Minebea Intec (Germany) - Optimum corrosion resistance for chemically aggressive environments.
The PR 6212 load cell from Minebea Intec is made of stainless steel 1.4418. This material offers optimum corrosion resistance even in chemically very aggressive environments. The maximum allowable operating temperature of 180˚C makes the load cell optimal for use in the chemical, steel and other heavy duty industries.
Nominated for the Best Onboard Weighing Systems 2017
Electric Pallet Truck Onboard Check Weighing ScaleIntegrated Visual Data Technology (Canada) - Onboard check weighing scale for electric pallet truck based on hydraulic pressure transducer and lift accurate technology.
RAVAS-SafeLoadRavas (Netherlands) - RAVAS-SafeLoad acts as an active load diagram for your forklift truck: it helps you prevent accidents, injuries and damages from tipping forklifts and breaking forks.
RAVAS-SafeLoad uses weight and load center point to alert the driver in case of unsafe lifting. RAVAS-SafeLoad: load indication and lift truck stability in one display. It uses information from a hydraulic sensor and a set of sensors that measures the moment forces from load center position and mast tilt, to present stability information in the display. A led bar below the weight display goes from green (safe lifting), via yellow, to red (unsafe lifting: risk of tipping over). The led bar stability indication is enhanced by the color of the weight display (green backlight in safe situations, red backlight in unsafe situations), and by a fork in the weight display that is divided in three segments, one of them blinking to indicate the load center position on the forks.
Container Monitoring SystemDynamic Load Monitoring Ltd. (UK) - The Container Monitoring System comprises of twistlock load cells, junction box and cab display with output for Terminal Operating System (TOC) integration as standard and further options for printer and remote access.
The Twistlock load cell has been manufactured to suit use in all container lifting applications which utilise twistlocks, the design is such that the load reading is taken from within the twistlock, meaning there are no mechanical losses with the system. The Twistlock load cell is based on existing dimensions for container plant equipment and is supplied with all the required components to integrate into existing equipment from suppliers including Kalmar, Bromma, Stinnis and more. This means the Twistlock Load Cell can be integrated without major re-design to equipment and can be installed and maintained by existing trained technicians.
Providing accurate and repeatable readings the Twistlock load cell can be implemented in sets of 4 or 8 and when used in conjunction with the Container Monitoring System they will provide accurate Verified Gross Mass (VGM) readings, centre of gravity position, usage reports and integration to TOS systems.
The container monitoring system has been designed to provide the VGM of each container, but also to provide many additional features for enhanced ROI, Including:
Custom dimensioning load PINUtilcell (Spain) - The UTILCELL’s load PIN is specially designed for replacing and upgrading existing axles and provide reliable measurements of loads applied on the same axis.
Including UTILCELL’s load PIN brings many benefits as:
Nominated for the Best Weighing Instrumentation 2017
Siemens SIWAREX WP521 ST/WP522 STSiemens (Germany) - The Siemens weighing electronics SIWAREX WP521 ST and WP522 ST are the new technology modules for the SIMATIC S7-1500 Advanced Controller family. The controllers are optimally prepared for gravimetric level measurement of silos and hoppers as well as for platform scales. Beside that the weighing modules can also be used for weighing applications in hazardous locations (with Ex-interface SIWAREX IS).
The new technology module is available in two variants: SIWAREX WP521 ST as single channel option for the set-up of one scale and SIWAREX WP522 ST as two-channel option for the set-up of two independent scales. Integrated in SIMATIC S7-1500 all advantages of the automation system can be used. This leads to a totally integrated hardware setup, programming and operation/control of the scale within the TIA environment.
In combination with all other SIMATIC standard components it is possible to create the optimum solution for different applications and requirements.
The integrated load cell impedance monitoring function as well as the process and diagnosis alarm functions optimize the plant security resp. plant availability. The very good EMC characteristics of the WP52x ST modules guarantee excellent measurement results - even in critical environments.
HBM WTX120HBM - Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik GmbH (Germany) - Beyond Components: Complete Weighing Solutions by HBM
The new HBM weighing terminal WTX120 stands for excellence in weighing technology: Any analog load cell based on strain gauges can be connected to the industrial and rail-mountable indicator. Future-proof interfaces like PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, Modbus-TCP and Fieldbus (PROFIBUS DP) guarantee maximum investment safety.
Push buttons, display and text navigation allow for effortless on-site operation. As an additional benefit, the intuitive HBM weighing software PanelX helps with start-up or maintenance. The weighing terminal is ideally suited for filling, dosing and sorting plants and machines and fulfils all technological and legal needs including OIML, NAWI certifications.
3590EGT 'GRAPHIC TOUCH': Touch Screen weight indicator for industrial applicationsDini Argeo S.r.l. (Italy) - Digital weight indicator with a big touch screen display, suitable for advanced industrial applications. It allows the visualization of all the weighing data and the customization of the screens, simplifying the user operations. Fitted with 3 serial ports, transmission protocols for data communication, completely configurable printouts, integrated alibi memory, and port for connection to barcode/badge reader. CE-M approvable (OIML R-76 / EN 45501).
SWIFT – Weighing Indicator and High-speed TransmitterUtilcell (Spain) - The SWIFT is a Weighing Indicator and High-speed Transmitter, especially indicated for Process Weighing & Machinery, in both static and dynamic applications. Due to its design as well as the various possibilities of data transmission, smart weighing functions, digital inputs and outputs, it is ideal for connection to PLC, PC and remote systems making easy the integration in automated systems.
Its main characteristics are:
Mantracourt LCI – Load Cell Junction Box & Fault Monitoring AlarmMantracourt Electronics Ltd (UK) - The LCI load cell failure alarm is designed to continuously monitor the condition of individual load cells and activates an alarm when faults in the system are detected, therefore providing increased safety and cost savings onsite for all weighing systems.
Key features and benefits:
Hardy Integrated Panel SolutionsHardy Process Solutions (USA) - Hardy Integrated Panel Solutions are delivered in type 4 or 4X enclosures that accommodate a weight controller or processor and peripherals such as buttons, switches, relays and summing cards. Standard enclosures are available in a variety of materials, shapes, and types with integrated weighing instruments and a wide range of control options. The Integrated Panel Solutions are easy to configure and to order. With advanced features such as buttons, switches and relays built in, they are easy to integrate into complex industrial manufacturing operations.
With these turnkey solutions to some of the most common weighing applications, Hardy Integrated Panel Solution Hardy will better serve its customers' with complex weighing needs. Integrated Panel Systems save customers time in configuration and installation, enabling them to get up and running faster and with just one supplier.
The initial offering of an Integrated Panel System includes a type 4 or 4X enclosure, a pre-installed weighing instrument, accessories, pre-cut gland holes and wireway for a clean and organized installation of the weighing system.
Each Enclosure will include:
Top-Sensors weight transmitter for 8 indepentent channels: T2-8Zemic Europe B.V. (Netherlands) - Zemic Europe introduced the T2 8-Channel weight transmitter. As with the other Top-Sensors Transmitters, this T2 8-Channel weight transmitter is Omega/Din rail mountable for a back panel or in an IP67 junction box. The 8 independent reading channels are a big advantage in the industry.
JLT1214PJLT Mobile Computers (Sweden) - JLT1214P is the latest generation rugged vehicle mounted logistics computer, used by leading manufacturers of precision mobile scales and weighing systems, Rice Lake Weighing Systems, Avery Weigh-Tronix, and LTS Scale, as part of their in-motion, legal-for-trade weight scale solution for transportation customers, primarily used within the Less than Truckload (LTL) shipping segment. By using the JLT1214P with weighing systems, carriers are able to streamline cross-docking operations while being able to verify and capture additional revenues on cargo shipments that are heavier or bulkier than stated. The JLT1214P can be used to process weights, dimensions, PRO numbers and other operating data used in advanced cross-docking systems.
The JLT1214P rugged computer from JLT with proven reliability and the latest processor technology, delivers the lowest total cost of ownership for a wide variety of logistics applications. This rugged PC features the revolutionary JLT PowerTouch™ display technology, providing a familiar, user-friendly experience comparable to modern consumer devices, both with a gloved or ungloved hand, while ensuring ruggedness, reliability and longevity in even the most demanding environments. Furthermore, the JLT1214P has an integrated 9-36 VDC power supply, but is also available with an isolated 18-60 VDC for electrical truck and forklift installations.
XT1000 Weight Transmitter with Ethernet/IP connectivityThames Side Sensors (UK) - Thames Side Sensors Ltd. is pleased to announce the release of a new Ethernet/IP protocol communication option on their popular Weighing Indicator and High Speed Transmitter models XT1000 (DIN rail version).
With this new protocol option, Thames Side Sensors has been able to extend the communication possibilities of the XT1000 indicators, which are already available with digital inputs/outputs, serial (RS232/RS485) outputs, analog output (e.g. 4-20mA), Profibus DP and PROFINET connectivity.
Ethernet/IP is becoming one of the most popular industrial network communications protocols. It allows real-time control of applications and promotes the consistent implementation of automation functions across a diverse ecosystem of communication methods in industry.
Some of the most important benefits of Ethernet/IP on the XT1000 are:
SG Systems PCSG Systems LLC (USA) - The SG15 Touch Screen Terminal is a NEMA4 (IP66) heavy duty industrial computer designed for harsh manufacturing applications. It is supplied with a stainless steel fabricated wall mount.
The terminal is constructed using compression seals to maximize ingress protection, while providing easy access to the internal connections. Cables entries are sealed and protected.
The Terminals are supplied with Windows 10 Operating System preinstalled.
Nominated for the Best Dosing, Filling and Packaging Solutions 2017
Siemens Siwarex WP251 Weighing ModuleSiemens (Germany) - The new weighing module Siwarex WP251 is part of the SimaticS7-1200 Basic Controller family and seamlessly integrated into TIA-Portal.
Siwarex WP251 controls dosing and batching tasks completely independent and fulfills the typical requirements of these processes, such as speed and accuracy.
Operation and commissioning of the scale are quick and easy: due to the free software example application ""Ready-for-use Siwarex WP251” the commissioning, calibration and operation of the scale can be done completely via the CPU / Touchpanel – thanks to the WP251 function block without any additional programming!
Additionally, Siwarex WP251 is very flexible in its usability: Integrated in Simatic S7-1200 all advantages of the automation system can be used: customer and application specific requirements can be added and programmed in the Simatic CPU easily. This offers a free programmable and flexible weighing solution by using Simatic standard components. Operated in stand-alone mode all parameters and functions can be accessed and edited via the on board Modbus RTU or Modbus TCP interfaces. In this case a PC or a Modbus-compatible user interface can be directly connected and used for operation.
With the trace function it is possible to optimize the scale. The saved values and status information can be illustrated and analyzed with Siwatool V7 and Microsoft Excel.
JesBelt A the universal approved weigh feederJesma Vejeteknik A/S (Denmark) - JesBelt A – Versatile with optimum accuracy and reliability. The reliable and accurate weigh feeder JesBelt A is the result of many years of experience. Based on several hundreds of supplied weigh feeders, the JesBelt A represents the optimum technical solution within weigh feeders.
Through careful design and a thorough selection of parts the JesBelt A provides excellent reliability and optimum lifetime.
With the unrivalled flexible design the JesBelt A is suitable for a wide range of process industries where high accuracy and linearity form the basis of an efficient production line.
The Jesbelt A weigh feeder is built around an isolated weigh bridge with 4 pcs load cells and an automatic belt tension.
This technical design creates excellent stability, accuracy and linearity in the operation of the weigh feeder - Benefits which are supported by the possibility to approve the JesBelt A according to the EU directives OIML R50, Welmec and MID for purchase and sales.
Hardy Dynamics Checkweigher SeriesHardy Process Solutions (USA) - Hardy’s groundbreaking new family of checkweighers delivers the benefits of: Open Source, Off-the-Shelf and Seamless Integration, enabling customers to maintain/enhance their checkweighers to meet future needs. We listened to manufacturers and leveraged Rockwell Automation’s Premier Integration model, building our checkweighers using Rockwell Studio 5000 software and Allen-Bradley hardware components. This novel approach seamlessly integrates data, control and analytics into plant-level and enterprise networks and all tags are visible and available through Studio 5000.
Nominated for the Best Truck Scales/Weighbridges 2017
Weighbridge PCM M1500Balanças Marques (Portugal) - The PCM M1500 is a modular construction weighbridge designed to weigh up to 80 tons, capable of withstanding the highest efforts resulting of carrying out the more demanding weight, with improved resistance to fatigue. The PCM M1500 is built with metallic or mixed (metal and concrete) modules standardized width of 1.5 meters, enabling platforms set up to 18 meters long and 3 meters wide, with two modules arranged side by side, occupying the entire width of the scale, which eliminates the use of directional louvers, thus allowing a perfectly safe circulation of vehicles.
The PCM M1500 has a very reduced assembly time due to the great ease of module fitting and the minimum amount of necessary hardware. Because of its features and quality, the new weighbridge for weighing trucks Marques is synonymous of total guarantee of performance, accuracy, effectiveness, efficiency and durability. Installing a PCM M1500 takes less than a day. It has been developed so that it can be mounted easily with the use of few human and technical resources, through a fully modular factory prepared. The PCM M1500 has the advantage of being easily disassembled and transported for use at another location, with total use of the equipment. Balanças Marques guarantees its customers all the convenience and ease of not needing to hire other services following the acquisition of a PCM Marques, since Balanças Marques provides a full turnkey service.
The PCM M1500 can be used in multiple locations and without related costs to construction or destruction of civil work, at least significant, and because it saves the customer from hiring other companies in other related services, such as the CE verification and legalization of equipment.
DTW 'Dual Track' WeighbridgeDini Argeo S.r.l. (Italy) - Innovative vehicle weighing dual track weighbridge, easily transportable and installable thanks to the reduced height and weight. Designed and built with vey high quality materials, this represents the most efficient solution for saving time, space, and money in comparison to the classic weighbridges currently available on the market. The standard version is fitted with CE-M 3000e APPROVAL, for legal for trade use.
UNITED Truck Scale/WeighbridgeMiary i Wagi (Poland) - Miary i Wagi - (MiW) - Modular construction truck scale with zero construction works. Is designed up to 24 meters and 80 tons. Most popular is 18m long and 3m wide. Silver model with hot galvanized zinc (NEW). Best quality and zinc steel making great chance to have a long life device.
Main benefits of our solution:
Miary i Wagi - (MiW) - The Trend Setter in Truck Scales Business, family origin corporation, producer of steel weighing bridges, concrete and steel-concrete weighing bridges and accessories prefabricated for the assembly of scales.
Pad Axle Weighing Systems – ETSB SeriesEAGLE - Accurate Meezan Trading LLC (DUBAI) - Providing you the best range of Weigh Pad such as Portable Axle Weigh Pad, Precision Weigh Pad and Ultra slim Weigh pad with effective & timely delivery. Suitable for Industrial applications such as Axle Load Survey, Mines, Ports, Automobile Industries etc. These help determine wheel-load .The weight pads provide a convenient, portable and versatile method of determining truck weight.
Nominated for the Best Weighing Software/Solutions 2017
Unmanned Weighbridge SystemImagic Solution (India) - The Unmanned Weighbridge System is a standalone system which allows 24 hours 7 days a week weighing operations without the need of operator. Due to the system's easy interface it is totally operated by the truck driver. Moreover Imagic Solution custom designs the system to suit the specific requirements of your operations.
Imagic Solution Provide Two Way Weighment System on weighbridge means vehicle enter both side for weighment. also we can pre fix weighbridge for weighment if they try another weighbridge system cannot allow to weighment.
PRIMSFocus Works, Inc. (USA) - From Receiving through Shipping PRIMS can control your complete plant floor.
Lot Tracking and Recalls can be preformed with a few key strokes.
Smartlux 232keySmartlux SARL (Luxembourg) - If you frequently find yourself reading the weight from a scale or balance and then typing it into an application running on your PC, 232key can help you automate this process. Our software runs in the background, captures data received over an RS-232 or USB port and then types it as simulated keystrokes into any application. This will help you increase your productivity and avoid errors caused by manual data entry.
232key is available for free (some advanced features require a reasonably priced license). It is very easy to set up and use:
ETPOS SoftwareBalanças Marques (Portugal) - ETPOS is a certified billing and management software, used by Balanças Marques on its retail scales, like BM5 and BM5 XS.
ETPOS is a versatile and fully configurable POS and weighing software to suit diverse commercial management features, with a complete resources optimization since it is designed for a well defined specific utilization.
This solution is now available with the latest version of ETPOS - ETPOS 5!
ETPOS 5 innovates over previous versions while also improving on reliability and robustness. Moreover, it provides a unique user experience, answering to the great challenges of clients' businesses by launching the foundation for a highly scalable and adaptable solution.
ETPOS is a reference in the Portuguese market, with thousands of users, being exported for more than 10 international markets. ETPOS is certified by NMI Certin B.V. with No. TC8610, as part of a scale, in accordance with the requirements of EN 45501 and OIML R76-1, which ensures compliance with the essential requirements of Directive 2009/23/EC the non-automatic weighing instruments.
Mantracourt T24LOG100 – Logging & Visualisation SoftwareMantracourt Electronics Ltd (UK) - T24LOG100 allows the viewing and logging of up to 100 channels of data from the T24 Wireless Telemetry range of sensor transmitters.
This software is FREE to download and allows users to build a visual representation of a system and assign live readings. The built in web server provides a summary view page to other computers, tablets, iPads and smart phones etc. using a standard browser.
Key Features & Benefits:
Once the display channels are defined the user can quickly build graphical pages showing the data in a variety of formats including digital display or bars. Up to eight pages can be defined and the pages easily navigated between. A variety of image formats can be imported, including JPG, GIF, PDF and DXF. Read more...
SG Systems V5 Control Center SoftwareSG Systems LLC (USA) - SG Systems V5 Control Center Software allows setup and control of key daily production and inventory control requirements. Brochure
Core modules include WMS (Sales Order & Purchase Order Picking), Recipe Formulation (BOM Setup), Production Planning & Scheduling, Finished Product Creation & Label Setup, SPC, Quality Assurance & Operator Privileges.
The software provides full traceability for companies requiring a single solution to track materials from receiving to shipping, including the respective batching and production processes (See sample). It also acts as middleware for companies looking to extend ERP and accounting software functionality to include real time production floor data.
Software licenses & production hardware (touch screens, scales, bar code scanners, mobile computers etc) communicates with a single SQL database, providing local and remote connection to single and multi site operations.
Weighing Software ProRecipe XTMinebea Intec (Germany) - Intelligent formulation guarantees safe processes.
ProRecipe XT® is proven as a practical solution for processes in the food, pharmaceutical, chemical and cosmetics industries. The ProRecipe XT® recipe management system simplifies the tasks of monitoring and managing manual and semi-automated weighing and dosing processes. The intuitive user interface ensures that operation is safe and needs little training. In addition the system is 100% flexible when it comes to integration into existing production systems.
Nominated for the Best Medical Scales 2017
Chatillon 1300 Series Autopsy ScalesChatillon (USA) - The Chatillon 1300 Series autopsy scales are widely used in hospitals, laboratories, research centers and universities all over the world for demanding clinical applications. The 1300 Series autopsy scales come in the classic, elegant design that characterizes all Chatillon hanging scales. Due to its hanging features the Chatillon 1300 Series autopsy scales can be used in any environment. These mechanical medical scales do not require a table to stand on, nor electrical power. This, combined with the temperature compensated dual spring mechanism, makes the Chatillon 1300 Series autopsy scales ideal for use in hospitals in any part of the world regardless of the humid conditions or the size of the room it is used in.
These autopsy scales feature a large 13 inch double dial with chrome-plated housing. For easy cleaning and protection of the dial, dials are glass-covered with one dial reading clockwise and the other counterclockwise. The dial features bold black numbers and graduations that are easy to read, along with a contrasting red pointer. Two brass dashpots ensure accurate, stable readings by eliminating oscillation. Stainless steel pinion and bronze rack combination ensure low friction performance even in elevated temperatures.
The Chatillon 1300 Series autopsy scales offer accuracy down to +/-0.05% and enable a maximum overload of 120% of rated capacity and a tare capacity of 10% of full scale capacity. Full capacity comes in three dial revolutions and available scale capacities of 9 and 15 kg.
The Chatillon 1300 Series autopsy scales include a holding loop and can be supplied with a bottom hook or a removable sanitary pan constructed of 300 Series stainless steel featuring drain holes per USDA specifications. The autopsy scales qualify as “Legal for Trade” in the US and conform to NIST handbook H44 Class III.
M-550BTMarsden Weighing Group (UK) - With the NHS increasingly looking to establish home monitoring of patients in order to cut down on hospital visits, in 2016 Marsden focused product development on a solution that made telehealth a more accessible proposition.
Enter the lightweight M-550BT Telehealth Floor Scale. The standard M-550 was launched early in 2016 and is the lowest-priced Marsden digital medical scale available, and the M-550BT follows suit. It's equipped with a Bluetooth module for data transfer to a device or monitoring station, and at £155 is Marsden's lowest-priced telehealth scale. Plus, with a wide platform and a 200kg capacity, along with an easy to use BMI calculation function, it's perfect for home use.
The M-550BT continues Marsden's commitment to providing professional Class III Approved digital scales, that are not only future proof, but available for a smaller investment than any of our competitors’ offerings.
Nominated for the Best Train Scales/Weighbridges 2017
POWERVE - POrtable WEigher for Railway VEhiclesIVM s.r.l. (Italy) - POWERVE is a totally new technological system, it is useful to take high quality measurements of the actual weight force of each wheel of a train on the rail. It is positioned directly between the rail and each wheel tyre (on the rolling circle surface), and not between the wheel flanges. In this way it weights the real load of each wheel on the rail. In order to better explain how our system works, we have recorded a full uncut video, where we show how to weigh a B-B rolling stock in less than 25 minutes (installation included).
Given its precision and accuracy (certified overall system uncertainty in field of <1%), one can easily perform a train weighing without the need of a complex and time consuming installation. Moreover, it can also be used to balance and check the train weight distribution, improving the rolling stock safety.
Portable Train Weigher (PTW) for In-Motion and Static WeighingWeighwell Engineering Ltd. (UK) - Formed in 1988 by inventor and Managing Director Paul Horsfall at the age of only 22, Weighwell are renowned for the patented Portable Train Weigher (PTW) with hundreds of weighing systems in over 30 countries worldwide. All rail vehicle wheels have a flange that prevents the train from “jumping the track”, Weighwell invented and designed a frame that lifts the wheel tyre but for safety keeps the flange within the rail head.
The PTW allows for either static or in-motion train weighing with the flexibility to weigh the single axle, bogie or full railcar without impeding or stopping regular train movements. The safety aspect, cost saving potential and the accuracy of the PTW are some of the reasons as to why Weighwell are trusted as the industry leaders in portable train weighing technology. The robust portable train weighing systems are an integral part of national and international projects where reliability, backup support, experience and quality are a fundamental component. The principal value of Weighwell's train weighing systems are to stop overloading in the rail freight industry and to understand the balance of the train within train maintenance depots.
Nominated for the Best Aircraft/Airport Scales 2017
Erichsen 343 Maintenance-free Hydraulic Gauges for Aircraft and AviationChatillon (USA) - The Erichsen 343 scales are high quality hydraulic gauges specially suited for the aircraft and aviation industries where the hydraulic gauges are used for force balancing, weighing and weight distribution. The Erichsen 343 hydraulic gauges for aircraft and aviation are made of stainless steel and are hermetically sealed into a closed circuit filled with hydraulic oil. The hydraulic gauges are easy to operate and do not require any power source.
The large dial allows you to view loads from a distance. If the gauge needs to be viewed from a remote location an optional extended tube for the dial can be added. These hydraulic gauges come with a center thru hole enabling them to be used wherever there is a need to fit a centering adapter to secure the load being applied. The centering hole design allows for accurate load applications in both compression and tension applications.
Unlike their electronic counterparts (load cells with digital indicators), the Erichsen 343 hydraulic gauges are immune to ESD (Electro Static Discharge) and transient voltages.
Due to its rugged design the Erichsen 343 hydraulic gauges can operate in harsh environments where traditional hydraulic gauges give up. They come with a load range of 1 kN (220 lbs) to 2500 kN (560.000 lbs) and an accuracy of 1.6% of full scale. An optional digital indicator is available.
The Erichsen 343 hydraulic gauges may also be used in additional applications such as hydraulic press, clamp force verification, continuous measurement of axial forces, to monitor bearing forces that arise on lathes, boring machines, extrusion presses and similar.
Nominated for the Best Personal/Fitness Scales 2017
Smart Diet ScaleSmart Diet Scale, Inc. (USA) - The world's smartest nutritional tracking kitchen scale. Smart diet scale gives the consumer the ability to track and weight their entire meal all at once and it's painted 4 quadrant platform technology. Through Bluetooth the consumer can display the complete nutritional formation of their meal with over 650,000 food choices on iOS and android platforms.