New Software Identifies Missed Revenue At Forge Recycling

Leeds-based commercial waste management operator Forge Recycling is now able to charge customers for the excess weight collected, thanks to a new software package and dynamic bin-weighing system, which is enabling the company to identify heavy bins and potential missed revenue. As a result the company is switching to a pay by weight service in…

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Axle Weighing Pads Verify Material Composition For Pneutrol

A market leader in the design, development and manufacture of industrial process control solutions is using portable weigh-bridges to verify materials produced by the Rapid International continuous mixing plants. Pneutrol International Limited has purchased four sets of APOLLO PT300 portable static weighpads from Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) to verify the weight and composition of…

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VWS Chief Awarded CIWM Industry Leader Of the Year 2015

Julian Glasspole, Managing Director of Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) and Chairman of the AW family of companies, has been awarded the prestigious title of Industry Leader Of the Year 2015 by the Chartered Institute of Waste Management (CIWM). Julian, who was chosen for his business flair, strong worth ethic and commitment to the industry…

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KEL-BERG Installs Weighbridge For Type Approval Certification

As part of the requirements of the Whole Vehicle Type Approval certification process, KEL-BERG®, a manufacturer of commercial trailers and bodies, has installed a Fixed Axle Weighbridge from Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) at its premises to weigh every trailer and declare the correct weight of its vehicles. Simon Hall, Director, Kel-Berg said: “For each…

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Engineering Company Reveals Expansion Plans During MP Visit

On Friday 25 September Toby Perkins, Member of Parliament for Chesterfield, visited the premises of local engineering company Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), to view the company’s new 12,000 ft. installation centre at the Ireland Industrial Estate, Adelphi Way, Staveley, Chesterfield and heard about their plans for further expansion. Vehicle Weighing Solutions is the UK…

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A Breathe Of Fresh Air Sweeps Into VWS

Nick Preston

The UK market leader in vehicle on-board weighing systems, wheeled bin-weighing and load protection systems, Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), has recently appointed Nick Preston as Sales Manager. Nick has an impressive 15 year track record in the waste management sector, having worked in senior Business Development roles for a number of leading vehicle manufacturers.…

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Colchester Skip Hire Gets (Weigh) Ready To Charge For Heavy Bins

Trade waste management specialists for over 34 years, Colchester Skip Hire (CSH) Environmental Ltd is installing bin-weighing equipment to its fleet of vehicles to identify  the heaviest loads and ensure that customers pay according to what they throw. Mark Slade, Director, CSH Environmental said: “We have large number of customers but without the weigh load…

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A Fresh Start With Accurate Weighing From VWS

Manchester-based Fresh Start Waste provides waste collection, management and recycling services to businesses across the North West and uses weighing equipment from VWS to monitor customer loads and ensure accurate charging. Joe Rogers, Operations Director, Fresh Start said: “We have worked with VWS since we started the business over 9 years ago, primarily using their…

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Viridor Turns To VWS For Skip Weighing Solution

Leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management company Viridor recently turned to Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) to provide a solution when precise payload data (and a ticket) for every load collected by Boughton Skip Loaders was required by the customer. Gary Elms, Regional Vehicle and Plant Engineer, Viridor said: “We approached Julian and he…

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VWS Launches Game Changing VWS PurGo Software At RWM 2015

British company Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), well known for its super accurate ENVIROWEIGH bin-weigher, vehicle onboard weighing systems and weighbridges, is launching its new VWS PurGo software designed exclusively for waste and recycling operators at this year’s RWM exhibition.  VWS joined forces with a software design company and created VWS Software Solutions with the…

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