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Top Concerns for the Trucking Industry

Top Concerns for the Trucking Industry

Safety and truck maintenance are some of the biggest concerns when it comes to knowing weights – but how many fleet owners consider safety and truck maintenance in their overall ROI analysis? An Air-Weigh On-Board scale is an investment in a tool that can assist with...

InSight Mobile Data Integrates with Air-Weigh

InSight Mobile Data Integrates with Air-Weigh

For Immediate Release Eugene, Oregon, USA – May 3rd, 2019  Air-Weigh On-Board Scales and InSight Mobile Data announce seamless integration option  Eugene, OR - Air-Weigh, the global leader in electronic on-board scales, is teaming up with InSight Mobile Data to...

Air-Weigh is Exhibiting at  WWETT Show 2019

Air-Weigh is Exhibiting at WWETT Show 2019

Martin Ambros, CEO of Air-Weigh On-Board Scales, walks us through how technology is moving forward in the world of transportation, and the advances are not limited to self-driving vehicles; the shipping and freighting side of the industry is seeing its own...

Air-Weigh Integrates with Geotab Fleet Management Solutions

Air-Weigh Integrates with Geotab Fleet Management Solutions

    Join Air-Weigh at the WWETT Show – Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transportation. Air-Weigh has made arrangements for you to purchase registration packages at deeply discounted prices – up to 73% off. View the latest products and...

LoadMaxx scales maximize Tree Product’s profit

LoadMaxx scales maximize Tree Product’s profit

Air-Weigh is pleased to announce a new integration partnership with Geotab, Inc., a leading provider of fleet management solutions to freight carriers of all sizes. Air-Weigh’s LoadMaxx scales can now be purchased in the Geotab Marketplace, and LoadMaxx data can be...

A scale in your hand – The LoadMaxx app

A scale in your hand – The LoadMaxx app

Tree Products Hardwoods has been delivering quality lumber, plywood, and mouldings to markets throughout the Pacific Northwest since 1978. After partnering with another regional wood supplier in 2014, which expanded their inventory and market area, the company...

BinMaxx front loader scale now powered by the Cloud

BinMaxx front loader scale now powered by the Cloud

We’re firm believers in working smarter, not harder. That’s why creating an app for our scales was a natural next step for making vehicle weights easily accessible to drivers, loaders, and back office managers. The LoadMaxx app is a scale in the palm of your hand. It...

Why Weight Matters

Why Weight Matters

BinMaxx Cloud is here. BinMaxx Cloud is an intuitive, economical solution for commercial waste haulers to revolutionize the way they look at customer retention and acquisition. With no monthly fees, and no data storage fees, BinMaxx Cloud is the lowest cost solution...

The Cost of Overweight Fines by State

The Cost of Overweight Fines by State

The many reasons why commercial vehicle weight matters aren’t always so apparent. There are the obvious reasons like avoiding overweight fines and penalties, but that is just one of the many examples that fall under a much larger umbrella labeled “waste”. The weight...

What is the ROI with an on-board scale?

What is the ROI with an on-board scale?

Tree Products Hardwoods has been delivering quality lumber, plywood, and mouldings to markets throughout the Pacific Northwest since 1978. After partnering with another regional wood supplier in 2014, which expanded their inventory and market area, the company...

Why refuse scales are gaining in popularity

Why refuse scales are gaining in popularity

  Every truck driver knows the perils of being overloaded, but many people don’t realize the lost profits that come with being underloaded. Weight is a constant problem for many fleet operators, no matter what industry you’re in. When you’re talking about tons of...

Air-Weigh attends Geotab Connect 2018 Conference

Air-Weigh attends Geotab Connect 2018 Conference

Waste management is a growing industry. Each day, the world produces about 3.5 million tons of refuse, so this growth trend will continue. For some time, there has been an ongoing industry debate about the effectiveness of on-board refuse scales. The tide seems to be...

How is Air-Weigh different from an air gauge?

How is Air-Weigh different from an air gauge?

For Immediate Release Eugene, Oregon, USA – May 3rd, 2019  Air-Weigh On-Board Scales and InSight Mobile Data announce seamless integration option  Eugene, OR - Air-Weigh, the global leader in electronic on-board scales, is teaming up with InSight Mobile Data to...

Increasing gas prices costing drivers even more at the scale

Increasing gas prices costing drivers even more at the scale

Martin Ambros, CEO of Air-Weigh On-Board Scales, walks us through how technology is moving forward in the world of transportation, and the advances are not limited to self-driving vehicles; the shipping and freighting side of the industry is seeing its own...

Weight watch – 40% caught in surprise inspection

Weight watch – 40% caught in surprise inspection

Safety and truck maintenance are some of the biggest concerns when it comes to knowing weights – but how many fleet owners consider safety and truck maintenance in their overall ROI analysis? An Air-Weigh On-Board scale is an investment in a tool that can assist with...

How LoadMaxx can benefit your Mechanical Suspension Trailer

How LoadMaxx can benefit your Mechanical Suspension Trailer

BinMaxx Cloud is here. BinMaxx Cloud is an intuitive, economical solution for commercial waste haulers to revolutionize the way they look at customer retention and acquisition. With no monthly fees, and no data storage fees, BinMaxx Cloud is the lowest cost solution...

Why you should use an on-board scale for your Flatbed trailer

Why you should use an on-board scale for your Flatbed trailer

The price of gas has recently surged to its highest level in three years. While anyone filling a tank may notice this hike, the trucking industry in particular is sure to find a sizeable bill uptick. An increase of 20 cents in truck stop fuel prices leads to an extra...

New LoadMaxx for Spring Ride featured at DSU Truck Expo

New LoadMaxx for Spring Ride featured at DSU Truck Expo

The design of a flatbed trailer makes it ideal for carrying large, heavy construction items such as machinery components, pipe and lumber. Current improvements in the economy are correlated with an increased demand for these goods as more people are building houses...

Check your vehicle’s weight, without the interruption.

Check your vehicle’s weight, without the interruption.

The design of a flatbed trailer makes it ideal for carrying large, heavy construction items such as machinery components, pipe and lumber. Current improvements in the economy are correlated with an increased demand for these goods as more people are building houses...

How Texas plans to crack down on overweight trucks

How Texas plans to crack down on overweight trucks

Join Air-Weigh at the DSU Truck Expo and Vendor Fair Air-Weigh will be joining thousands of manufacturers at this year’s DSU Truck Expo. This year, you have an opportunity to see our LoadMaxx tractor/trailer scale as well as witness a demonstration of a new on board...

Unlock lost profit with BinMaxx

Unlock lost profit with BinMaxx

Texas lawmakers are increasing commercial vehicle enforcement across the state by putting more funding towards the operation of weigh stations. Overweight trucks are causing road damage to occur at a much faster pace and are increasing road maintenance costs for the...

TMC 2018 show report – Smart Trailers take center stage

TMC 2018 show report – Smart Trailers take center stage

According to EREF, tipping fees increased nationwide at an average 6.5% in 2017. http://bit.ly/2BzzE0e Regions that are seeing the most dramatic increases are looking for ways to better manage their waste operations. Running an efficient operation could mean the...

The Unique Partnership Revolutionizing Excavation

The Unique Partnership Revolutionizing Excavation

Texas lawmakers are increasing commercial vehicle enforcement across the state by putting more funding towards the operation of weigh stations. Overweight trucks are causing road damage to occur at a much faster pace and are increasing road maintenance costs for the...

3 Reasons Why Underloading Costs You Money

3 Reasons Why Underloading Costs You Money

Scales capture data autonomously on-route and send to 3rd party route management applications. KATY, Texas, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 3rd Eye MobileVision, a pioneer in vehicle safety systems, is teaming up with Air-Weigh, a leader in electronic, on-board weighing...

Lightweighting – Maximize your ROI

Lightweighting – Maximize your ROI

Weight – it’s a significant issue facing trucking companies and owner/operators today. You need to ensure that you're neither overloaded, nor underloaded, as both end up costing you money. We discussed some of these issues in a previous blog post, particularly...

The potential costs of over and underloading

The potential costs of over and underloading

Scales capture data autonomously on-route and send to 3rd party route management applications. KATY, Texas, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 3rd Eye MobileVision, a pioneer in vehicle safety systems, is teaming up with Air-Weigh, a leader in electronic, on-board weighing...

LoadMaxx spring ride showcased at 2017 NACV

LoadMaxx spring ride showcased at 2017 NACV

Weight – it’s a significant issue facing trucking companies and owner/operators today. You need to ensure that you're neither overloaded, nor underloaded, as both end up costing you money. We discussed some of these issues in a previous blog post, particularly...

Waste Expo 2017 Exciting announcements and future releases!

Waste Expo 2017 Exciting announcements and future releases!

June 13th, 2017 Considered one of the preferred methods for digging, hydro excavation has significantly lessened the risks and increased efficiency for a variety of excavation applications. This popular digging method is making it easier to access underground...

LoadMaxx now available on the Geotab Marketplace

LoadMaxx now available on the Geotab Marketplace

May 15th, 2017 Waste Expo 2017 was filled with exciting news and inspiring direction. Air-Weigh was thrilled to be among influential players in an industry that is adopting sustainable practices and technological advances. While at the show,  it was announced that...