Railcar Weigh Scales

Frequently Asked Questions

Railcar Weighing Systems

Portable, In-Motion Railcar Weighing Systems

Our railcar scales are designed for portable or permanent installations, delivering accurate weights both dynamically or statically.  No other rail weigh scales on the market offers this level of portability and accuracy. Weigh rail cars dynamically in motion, or statically, depending on your operation's weighing processes.

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Dependable Rail Car Scale Construction

Our rail car weigh scales are built from the highest quality grade materials to provide dependable and accurate service life in the harshest of environments. Designed to withstand moisture, mud, debris, and other elements that can corrode a scale over time, our rail weigh scales last several years with no signs of depreciation.


Resilient Construction & Dependability

Rail Car Weigh Scale

Portable Rail Weigh Scale Operation

This rail weigh scale system is truly portable. Our portable rail car weigh scales can be installed onsite in under 30 minutes.  The bolt-in design eliminates the need to do any track modifications, allowing you to be up and weighing without the need for track maintenance personnel. 

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In-motion Rail Car Weighing

Our in-motion rail scale system is the proven leader in dynamic or in-motion rail car weighing.  Exceptional accuracies are achieved thanks to the revolutionary design and embedded WIM algorithms in the weighing software.  This dynamic weighing function increases throughput and allows operations to quickly weigh all of their rail assets. Ideal for a range of applications spanning from mining to farming, our dynamic rail car weigh scales provide the level of accuracy, functionality, and dependability many companies seek in their weighing operation.

Dynamic Weighing Systems for Railcars

Full Train Scales for Rail Car Weighing

Full Train Weighing Systems

Rail weigh systems are also available for full car/train weighing. These train weighing scale systems are ideal for operations looking to verify car weights and balancing. We can help you determine the precise specifications and set-up of the type of train scale system you're needed.

Full Train Scale Systems

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Weight Management Software

Advanced weighing system software is available to improve overall data collection functionality of your rail scale.  This software has been incorporated by rail industry experts to better manage their car and locomotive weights. Unlike other suppliers of rail car weighing scales and systems, we integrate this powerful software for all clients investing in rail/train scales from Walz Scale.

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Simple Installation of Railcar Weigh Scales

Click on the link below to view a short video detailing the installation process of a rail weigh scale. These portable rail scales are very easy to set-up and move from one part of train track to another. 

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Rent Rail Weigh Scales

Walz Scale offers rental rail weight scale units for customers requiring short term weighing needs.  For more information on our onsite weighing services and rail scale rental solutions, please visit our onsite weighing services page.

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Truck Scales & Precision Weighing Systems

mining truck scalesWalz Scale is a leading global supplier and service support provider of heavy-duty truck scales and precision weighing systems for use in transportation, agriculture, chemical, laboratory, aggregate, waste, recycling and mining applications. For nearly half a century, Walz Scale has been providing the highest level of weighing products and local support to our customers.

In addition offering one widest selections of truck scales for sale, we have one of the largest global service and support organizations for on-board scales, portable truck scales and mining scale applications. Whether you need truck scales for rent or are looking to invest in a fixed weighbridge truck scale for long-term use, we provide individually-tailored solutions based on your unique needs.

Advanced Weighing Technology for Optimal Efficiency

Portable Truck Scales for SaleWe focus on the development of new advanced weighing technologies that provide exceptional value to our customers. Our on-board truck scales are amongst the broadest in the world, with thousands of systems supplied globally. From wheel loader scales to portable mining scales and rail scales, Walz Scale is a trusted supplier of a number of industrial weighing solutions.

We design our solutions not only to gather valuable data but also to facilitate the processing and transfer of this data into customers' management information systems. Our mining axle scales and truck scales for sale feature advanced technologies that provide our customers with advanced tools for managing their critical weight and payload data.

Load Management Solutions Beyond Truck Scales

Load ScannerWhat separates us from other providers of truck scales and weighing equipment is the our solutions in load management. We offer world-class load scanner technology supported by top-of-the-line software for management and tracking.

Whether for agricultural and farming to resource aggregation and waste management, our load (or harvest) management solutions meet the needs of many industry leaders. Our load management technology and software platforms are often integrated with various wheel weighers and truck scales to offer a highly-optimized solution for maximum throughput.