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Installation of a Combination Truck/Rail Scale Into an Existing Pit

THE PROBLEM A prominent company in the minerals sector, operating in Arizona, had a mechanical, concrete deck, combination truck and rail scale that needed to be replaced. The scale was in very poor condition and was beyond repair The deck was deteriorating and could no longer be “temporarily repaired” The mechanical suspension exhibited excessive corrosion, […]

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Begin the New Year With Southwestern Scale Co., Inc.

  Southwestern Scale Company, Inc. Loader Scales Weight data is used to monitor many functions within an operation which, if used properly, will improve processes and efficiency, as well as improve safety. Counting Scales Call us today to schedule an appointment to discuss your new year’s improvement plans. (602) 243-3951 www.SWSCALE.com Crane Scales Ring in […]

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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 proudly […]

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More than just Construction…

At Southwestern Scale Company, Inc. we have prided in the construction industry. We provide excellent services in sales, rentals, and manufacturing since 1948. Some of our services include, but are not limited to, providing weighing equipment, construction, in which our team has many years of experience in scale construction and installation, and we are even […]

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Steel Deck or Concrete Truck Scales

What is the difference between a steel deck or concrete deck on truck scales? This is a question we receive at Southwestern Scale Company quite often by new users. Below we have compared the basic differences of each. Steel Deck Steel Deck Truck Scales are built with more structural steel, an innovative design, a superior […]

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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 scale […]

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Southwestern Truck Scale: Sidewinder

The single most widely used truck scale in the Southwest is the Sidewinder from Southwestern Scale Company, INC. This Sidewinder Truck Scale is great for long-term reliable performance and was built to last for weighing trucks! This truck scale will provide businesses a great return on investment, accurate weighing results, as well as high customer […]

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