Are you wasting time and money sending containers off-site to a weighbridge, only to have them returned because they are overweight? Or are third-party weighing providers causing delays and havoc with your shipping schedule?

BISON Container Scales save you time and money by weighing containers at the most convenient time and location for your shipping operation. An ideal tool for:

  • Optimising payloads - weigh the container as you load, avoid overloading and optimise shipping costs
  • SOLAS VGMs - capture the VGM at the earliest opportunity and eliminate third party weighing fees
  • Trading containerised cargo - confirm the weight in one easy weighing process
  • Manage risk - manage your transport, export and road weight limits 
  • Compliance & enforcement - spot check containers, eliminate mis-declarations and preserve your container handling equipment

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Be efficient, fully compliant with shipping regulations, and reduce shipping costs without compromising on safety.

improve efficiency

Avoid the costs and delays of diverting containers to off-site weighing facilities, third-party weighing providers and weighing individual cargo items. Get instant container weights at a time and place that best suits you.


Ensure you are fully compliant with the SOLAS VGM rule, EU Directive and CTU Code. Get your VGM to your freight forwarder, haulier or shipping line at the earliest opportunity. 


Avoid potential headaches down the road with overweight, underweight or unbalanced containers by weighing your container in real-time, before, during and after loading. You will ship more in less containers, bringing down shipping costs and improving revenue. 

Increase safety

Controlling and verifying the weight of your container is a guaranteed way to ensure the safety of all individuals involved. Increase safety within your operation and throughout the entire logistics chain.

What Our Customers Say

"The fact that we can get a live, real-time readout, means we no longer need to guess when we are filling our containers, and we can maximise container space. The main benefit is the cost-savings, removing the risk of ever having to return a container to the site again." 

Gold Standard In Weighing Equipment

Having achieved OIML certification and EU Type Approval, BISON Container Scales are your gold standard in weighing equipment. These scales are innovative and specifically developed to provide you with a certified and convenient solution to comply with SOLAS VGM regulations.

Making it easier than ever before, BISON Container Scales will simplify your container weighing and streamline your operations to save you time and wasted money. You can accurately weigh an entire container on the ground or on chassis, in real time, as it's loaded - no more reliance on inefficient weighing methods. 

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