Weighing Boss Raises £3.5k In London To Paris Bike Ride

Julian Glasspole, Managing Director of Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), has raised £3,500 for the Sue Ryder charity after taking part in a London Tower to the Eiffel Tower bike ride last weekend. Julian and a group of waste industry colleagues departed from London’s Guildhall at 7am on Friday 3 July and arrived at the…

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VWS Chief Cycles From London To Paris For Charity

Julian Glasspole, Managing Director of Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd, is joining a group of waste industry colleagues and cycling from the Tower of London to the Eifel Towner in Paris to raise money for charity. The ‘Tower to Tower’ bike ride starts on 3 July 2015 and the cyclists will arrive at the Eifel Tower…

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Recycling Company Streamlines With New Software

Equinox Recycling, a waste and recycling company in Kent, is saving time and money since switching its systems over to VWS PurGo, a new software package designed specifically for waste and recycling operators. VWS PurGo is a simplified software solution based around streamlining processes from Sales through to Operations such as route scheduling, Admin, Billing…

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VWS Focuses On Bin Weighing at WASTE

At the centre of their showcase on Stand M1 at WASTE ’15 (2 July AJ Bell Stadium, Salford) Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd will be demonstrating its ENVIROWEIGH bin-weighing system, still the most popular and accurate bin weigher for waste management operators. The company also promises to impress visitors with an exciting range of new and…

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VWS Bin Weighing Takes Centre Stage at PAWRS

Star of the show on the VWS stand at PAWRS 2015 (9-11 June, Paignton) will be ENVIROWEIGH – the bin-weigher –  still the most popular and accurate bin weighing system for waste management operators.  However, VWS will also be wowing visitors with an exciting range of new and innovative products. Since last years show VWS…

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VWS Welcomes Municipal ‘Old Hand’ Norman Bowes

Newly appointed to the Sales Team at Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), Norman Bowes has been working in the municipal vehicle sector for nearly 15 years. Julian Glasspole, Managing Director, VWS said: “We are delighted to welcome Norman to the team.  Norman has been a friend for years and he is well known in the…

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Improving Tyre Safety And Performance With Portable Weigh Pads

Global tyre manufacturer, Cooper Tire and Rubber Company is relying on technology from leading UK vehicle weighing company Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) to make sure its tyres comply with stringent tyre legislation and standards. Cooper has recently purchased four APOLLO Portable Static PT300 high accuracy weigh pads from VWS to record the weight of…

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VWS Launches ‘Best Yet’ Van Overload Protection System

Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), the market leader in vehicle onboard weighing and the company responsible for ENVIROWEIGH – the bin-weigher, is launching its latest Van Overload Protection System – VOPS2 – at the CV Show. VOPS2 is not only more accurate than its predecessor it is also easier to fit with an in-cab indicator…

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Alloy Bodies Invest In Weigh Pads To Ensure Vehicle Conformity

One of the UK’s largest commercial vehicle body builders, Alloy Bodies Ltd, Manchester, has invested in APOLLO PT300 portable weigh pads from Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) to ensure its vehicles are not overloaded. As part of the Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA) scheme manufacturers are required to ensure that every product matches the specification,…

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Blakeley’s Save £1m With Accurate Bin Analysis

Wigan-based Blakeley’s Recycling Ltd recently equipped its fleet of vehicles with dynamic bin-weighing and a new purpose-built back office system. As a result the company has managed to streamline its activities and improved its earnings by over £1m per year. Blakeley’s was established over 25 years ago and offers a wide range of waste solutions…

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