Weigh Containers Anywhere Anytime
To get an accurate weight, simply attach the four scales to each corner of
the container, and jack the container clear of the ground or chassis.
You can log the container weight, capture other useful information, and produce a detailed digital weight record instantly on your smartphone with the Bison VGM App.
Putting You In Control
Optimize Container Payloads
Work In remote Locations
Weigh Once Weigh Right
No More Delays At Weighbridges
Lower Transport Costs
Weigh On Ground Or Chassis
For grounded containers, it takes one person just 3 - 4 minutes to set up, weigh and pack the system away. For containers on chassis, it takes one person 6 - 10 minutes to complete the operation.
Weigh containers to accuracy levels of 0.2%
So long as the container is lifted clear of the ground or chassis, the scales will weigh to accuracy levels of up to +/- 0.2%.
Weigh Containers Up to 77,000 lb | 35 tonnes
Bison scales are certified industrial scales for weighing shipping containers of all types and sizes, up to 35 tonne / 77,000 lbs.
Wireless handheld display
Get a live weight reading while you load via the wireless handheld display
Produce Digital Weight Records
Log important cargo data such as gross weight, seal ID & photos via Bison VGM App
|Standard components||4 x certified wireless container scales. 4 x custom bottle jacks. 4 x steel ground plates. 1 x master indicator. 1 x trolley. VGM App||4 x certified wireless container scales. 4 x custom bottle jacks. 4 x steel ground plates. 1 x master indicator. 1 x trolley. VGM App|
|Optional extras||C-Jack stands. Calibration kit & configuration app. Service kit & spare parts||C-Jack stands. Calibration kit & configuration app. Service kit & spare parts|
|Unit of measure||lb||kg|
|Weighing capacity||77,000 lb||35,000 kg|
|Display increments||100 lb||50 kg|
|OIML approvals||OIML R-76 MAA and OIML R-60||OIML R-76 MAA and OIML R-60|
|Load cells||22,000 lb weighing capacity per scale. 150% service overload capacity. 300% ultimate overload limit.||10,000 kg weighing capacity per scale. 150% service overload capacity. 300% ultimate overload limit.|
|Construction||High strength steel frame with thermoplastic powder coat. Tough glass-filled nylon casing.||High strength steel frame with thermoplastic powder coat. Tough glass-filled nylon casing.|
|Power||4 x standard AA batteries per scale. 40+ hour battery life cycle||4 x standard AA batteries per scale. 40+ hour battery life cycle|
Proven Solutions For Your Industry
Weigh containers for SOLAS VGM, chain of responsibility or trading purposes. Eliminate costs and delays from truck scales, or weighing cargo as you load.
Bulk Container Loading
Perfect for containerised liquids, powders, grains and other foodstuffs. Load with confidence, and avoid over-loading or under-filling the container.
Portable, accurate and self contained, C-Scales are a proven tool for verifying container weights at secure and remote locations.
For better inventory control, measure the volume and value of gas in ISO or cryogenic tanks with accuracy, frequency and less cost.
Take The Scales To The Container
Use C-Jacks with Stands to weigh containers on chassis. C-Jack Stands are engineered to safely support the heaviest containers. Features include:
- Leveling mechanism, to accommodate uneven ground surfaces
- Height adjustment; wedge-lock feet for extra stability
- Puncture-proof pneumatic tires for easy mobility and storage.