Grain Industry – Truck Scales & Load Cells
The grain industry today includes corn, soybeans, or wheat from farmers, local grain elevators, larger terminals or end users. End users can include flour mills, breweries, ethanol or alcohol distilleries, food processors and manufacturers, or farmers for animal feed.
Loadmaster Scale serves the many facets of the grain industry with our full size above ground truck scales, pit type truck scales, and load cell systems that go under hopper scales.
Full Size Above Ground Truck Scales
- Easy to maintain
- Less expensive to repair
- Durable & long lasting
Pit Type Truck Scales
- Takes up less ground area – smaller foot print
- Flush to the ground
- Clean installation and less noticeable
Load Cell Systems
- 1,000 lbs – 150,000 lbs
- Single Ended
- Double Ended – Center Loaded or Center Supported
- Mild Steel or Stainless Steel
In most recent years, grain is often used by bio-fuel processors. As grain is emptied from bins, tanks and silos it is conveyed, blended and weighted into trucks, railroad cars or barges for shipping.