Concrete Bored Piers to Ensure Weighbridge Stability

Ensuring Weighbridge Stability. July 2012 Australasia Scales supplied, installed and Trade Verified a 20m x 3m above ground weighbridge at a Kingaroy Waste Transfer Station.

Australasia Scales Weighbridge Install Remote Display Kingaroy-3The fully hot dipped galvanised concrete deck infill Weighbridge is supported by 6 heavy duty CAS WBK canister type load cells, each with in-built lightning protection and IP68 rated dust and water proofing. In addition Australasia Scales also supplied & fitted two Rinstrum D740 External Remote Displays for bi-directional use of Weighbridge, and a Rinstrum R420 indicator fitted with RS485 modules to send the weight signal to the remote displays.

Australasia Scales Weighbridge Install QLD Kingaroy-2Soil test results indicated suitable stable founding conditions for the Weighbridge were not available in the fill soils and sub-surface refuse material – Qualified Geotechnical & Structural Engineers recommended 6m deep concrete bored piers be placed beneath each load point to ensure Weighbridge stability.

This Weighbridge is to be predominantly used as a bi-directional Weighbridge and to satisy OH & S regulations two removable galvanised walkways were supplied and fitted to ensure drivers safely exit and re-enter their vehicles whilst parked on the Weighbridge.

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