City Of London Boosts Compliance With Award Winning Overload Protection System

FORS Gold accredited and a CLOCS champion, the City of London Corporation is a leader in health & safety compliance and committed to finding new ways to improve its risk management. Testament to this the Authority is trialing the latest Van Overload Protection System, VOPS™2 from Vehicle Weighing Solutions (VWS), on a tipper vehicle, with…

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VWS Honoured For ‘Vital’ Van Safety Overload Protection System

Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) has been announced as the winner of the Innovation in Safety Award at the Van Fleet World Honours 2017 for its VOPS™2 (Van Overload Protection System). The awards ceremony took place on 21 February at the RAC Club, Pall Mall, London. One of the judges, Dan Gilkes, Editor, Van Fleet…

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Grundon improves customer service with PurGo

Grundon, the UK’s largest privately owned waste management company, is installing a new software system, PurGo, at its largest depot in Colnbrook to enhance customer service and improve efficiency. Developed specifically for waste operators, PurGo streamlines processes from sales through to operations, including admin, billing and reporting. The software integrates well with most bin weighing…

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PurGo Helps Devon Contract Waste Get Back To Work After Fire

Managing Director of Devon Contract Waste (DCW), Simon Almond, has thanked the PurGo Software Team at VWS Software Solutions Ltd for working around the clock to get the company back up and running after a fire destroyed its recycling centre on 1 March 2017. DCW switched to PurGo waste management software last year to manage…

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Pay By Weight A Success For Norse Waste Solutions

Since installing bin-weighing equipment to its fleet of trade waste refuse vehicles operating across Norfolk, Norse Waste Solutions has streamlined its operations and saved money by identifying ‘heavy throw’ customers. Shaun Ferris, General Manager, Norse Waste Solutions said: “Having accurate weight information has enabled us to identify customers that were regularly presenting overweight containers and…

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Westminster Waste Confirms Bin Weighing Standard On Fleet

London-based Westminster Waste Ltd has just ordered its third refuse collection vehicle (RCV) equipped with bin-weighing equipment to enhance its Pay By Weight service. In future bin weighing technology will be part of the standard specification for all new vehicles on the companys fleet. Westminster Waste took delivery of its first RCV last year, a…

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Integrated Weighing System Guarantees Full Traceability At Gaskells

Owners of the largest commercial recycling facility in Liverpool, Gaskells, have invested in an integrated bin-weighing and software system to track and record the weight of every collection providing complete transparency for its customers. Jonathan Gaskell, Managing Director, Gaskells said: “We pride ourselves on providing our customers with exact information on how much waste is…

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Chambers Future Proof With Integrated Weighing Equipment & Software

Surrey-based waste management, recycling and aggregates company Chambers Waste Management PLC has recently equipped its vehicle fleet with the latest weighing equipment its fleet safe & compliant, plus a new bespoke software solution to streamline its operations. Chambers operates a fleet of 40 vehicles comprising skip loaders, Rear End Loaders (REL’s), trade waste Refuse Collection…

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VWS Teams Up With Trading Standards For Rigorous Testing

Specialists in the design, manufacture, installation and service of vehicle on-board weighing, bin weighing and axle load protection systems, Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) is working alongside Derbyshire Trading Standards and raising the bar with its robust testing procedures. If a VWS customer wishes to use the ENVIROWEIGH bin-weighing system to operate a Pay by…

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Fair & Accurate Charging Key To Success At Devon Contract Waste

Exeter-based waste management company Devon Contract Waste (DCW) claims that it can now bill its customers more fairly and consistently thanks to installing the ENVIROWEIGH bin weighing system from Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) to its fleet. Simon Almond, Managing Director, DCW said: “We didn’t used to know the exact weight of each customer’s waste…

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