Advanced Weigh Technologies Inc Blog
This is our blog for the industrial scale industry in Houston, Texas. You will find information on industrial scales as well as information regarding this industry in the Houston area. We invite you to visit our blog often to see the latest posts.
Avery Weigh Tronix
Avery Weigh-Tronix is a world leader in weighing systems and integrated solutions. They have a weighing solution to meet every one of your needs, but in particular, they specialize in truck scales, forklift truck scales, floor scales, bench and shipping scales, counting scales, railroad scales, indicators and application software.
Rice Lake Weighing Systems
Full Line Manufacture of everything from mechanical scale parts to complete electronic truck scales systems.
Scaleit Truck Scale Software
We believe it is time for a new business model for American companies and truckers. Scaleit W8 customers have no initial investment cost and the typical annual costs will be from $500 to $2000. We offer exclusive phone support for our customers by using telephone tech support, and the remote online service programs possess the capability to handle all software problems for our clients. All support is included with the purchase of prepaid weighing cards.
City of Houston Municipal Code
Once on the City of Houston Municipal Code page locate Chaper 7 in the menu on the left, then Article III. All related regulations will be listed for the Scrap Industry.
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.
ISRI, a Washington, DC, based trade association, represents more than 1,600 for-profit companies ranging from small, family-owned businesses to large, multi-national corporations — operating at more than 6,000 facilities in the United States and 30 countries worldwide. Our members are manufacturers and processors, brokers and industrial consumers of scrap commodities, including ferrous and nonferrous metals, paper, electronics, rubber, plastics, glass and textiles. ISRI’s associate members include equipment and service providers to the scrap recycling industry. Manufacturers and sellers of equipment and servicessuch as shredders, balers, cranes, cargo transporters, computer systems and morefind value in promoting the scrap recycling industry through their membership in ISRI.
TSW Automation, Inc. is a “Technology Solution Provider” of software products and custom software to mid size and enterprise manufacturing, transportation, distribution, and logistics companies. Implementation of Auto-ID (Barcoding and RFID), Wireless networking, Automatic weighing, Conveyor control, Data collection, Process control, Inventory, Production tracking, and Mainframe/Host interface are some of the solutions we provide.
Systems Associates, Inc. (SAI)
SAI railcar weighing systems are designed, manufactured and installed per NIST Handbook 44 requirements for commercial weighing purposes and all of our equipment is NTEP approved. SAI weighing systems are also designed to comply with the AAR/AREMA specifications for railway track scales. If you’re buying, selling or shipping your product by weight, SAI will provide you with an accurate system that will be accepted by your servicing railroad.
GASAWAY, INC., located in Bay City, Texas, at 2215 Tenth Street, specializes in turn-key grain systems and commercial steel building projects. Integrity, excellence, and customer satisfaction is the order-of-the-day at GASAWAY, INC.
Texas Department of Agriculture – Weights & Measures
The purpose of the Weights and Measures program is to protect consumers and businesses by ensuring that equity prevails in all commercial transactions involving determinations of quantity. Weighing and measuring devices are inspected to ensure performance within acceptable tolerances and packages are inspected to enforce net content and labeling regulations. The program adopts rules and regulations aimed at eliminating fraud and misrepresentation in commercial transactions. Field inspectors perform a variety of inspections that ensure consumer protection while providing standards for the private industry, which discourage unfair and dishonest commerce.
Texas Department of Agriculture – Public Weigher Program
A county public weigher may operate in the county for which the public weigher intends to operate. To obtain a Public Weigher license, the applicant must submit application and appropriate license fees. A bond for each county public weigher must be filed with the county clerk’s office of the county in which the public weigher intends to operate. County weigher licenses are valid for a period of two years.
NIST Handbook 44
Specifications, Tolerances, and Other Technical Requirements for Weighing and Measuring Devices as adopted by the 93rd National Conference on Weights and Measures 2008.
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