Buy v Hire – which should you choose when it comes to a new weighbridge?

2017-05-27T14:21:40+00:00 27th May 2017|

Weighbridges are used in diverse range of locations and for a variety of reasons – and the decision whether to hire or buy the equipment isn’t always cut and dried. If you’re considering installing a weighbridge and are unsure of whether hiring or buying will be your best option, you may find the following article a useful guide in arriving at a decision. Let’s look at some of the reasons when hiring a weighbridge is the best option, and then we’ll look at some instances where buyi… Read More

Five factors to consider when buying a new weighbridge

2017-05-22T14:20:01+00:00 22nd May 2017|

Although the concept of a weighbridge is a fairly simple one, the practical aspects of installation and the technology involved are far from straightforward. Weighbridges have to be fit-for-purpose and highly accurate in order to fulfil their function of providing precise measurements over and over again, often in harsh environments. Therefore, when it comes to buying one, it’s vital to ensure that all you comprehensively covered all bases. There are many different types of weighbridge includi… Read More

Mechanical Weighbridge Conversion to Full Electronics

2018-10-25T13:06:22+00:00 18th May 2017|

AccuWeigh’s Queensland Service Department recently travelled to Inverell in northern NSW to convert a mechanical lever weighbridge to fully electronic. The customer performed the most of the preliminary work before we arrived to site, including craning the weighbridge deck and levers out of the pit and refurbishing the steel deck. AccuWeigh’s fully-trained service personnel then fitted the underside of the weighbridge deck with dummy load cells and steel plinths in preparation for craning th… Read More