Pushing the Limits!

On March 10, 2014 we supplied the most weight for a single-pick load-test to date: 75,000lbs.  The scope of work was to load test three 30 ton overhead cranes in one location.  The use of our certified weights and weight carts made the job much easier and faster to complete. Our load testing services...

#1 Truck Scale in Arizona

The SIDEWINDER from Southwestern Scale is the single most widely used truck scale in the state of Arizona. We are proud of this #1 status. But perhaps you are wondering how this has been achieved? Well, there are several factors that create this quality low-profile haul truck scale.  First of all, we give credit...

A Walk Down Memory Lane

When dedicated, hardworking family men come together with a vision they can achieve great success. Sounds like an encouraging headline for a motivational speaker or life coach, right? Well, this is actually a description of the men that founded Southwestern Scale Company.  A family owned business that began in the late 1940’s is now...

Safety Step Platforms

As the region’s most comprehensive scale company, we were recently asked to provide platforms along with a Sidewinder Truck Scale. The platforms allow drivers to step out of their trucks safely, when needed. This was important to the customer because they wanted to avoid having drivers step out of their trucks and onto the...

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