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Processing Weighing

BLH Nobel has selected Southern Scales & Controls as their primary regional distributor for Louisiana & Mississippi. Contact Us today for more information or Assistance.


Since 1994, proven professionalism, centrally located and dependable 24 hour service for all your weighing needs.

New Scale Installations

Experience required for successful scale projects!

Automated Batch Control Scales

When speed and accuracy are critical, we provide automated scale systems with decades of proven dependability and reliability!

Quality Maintenance Inspections

Prompt and dependable service provided by licensed technicians focused on SAFETY!

Rodeo Scales

Community support & fun!

Southern Scales & Controls is now a part of the Michelli Weighing & Measurement family.

Southern Scales and Controls, Inc. has provided sales, service, rentals, and the calibration of weighing and measuring equipment since 1994 in the New Orleans and surrounding regions. We are proud to be a 2nd generation family business, and members of the Michelli family, a name synonymous with quality and customer focused professionals who truly care about doing things right the first time. Our technicians are trained and registered in the State of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. In 2013 we expanded our capabilities and now serve our customers on a world-wide basis, both directy and through an extensive network of capable business partners. We have knowledgeable and technical sales and engineering personnel that provide customized solutions and systems tailored to meet your specific needs. Our team is available 24/7 and we are happy to always answer your call. Providing our customers with confidence in their equipment, compliance with standards and the best value for their expenditure is our top priority.

We look forward to serving you,

Anthony Michelli, Jeanne Michelli Feigler, and Bobby Feigler

Our Services

Southern Scales & Controls, Inc. is an authorized scale distributor providing excellent service in the following areas:
  • Sales
  • Warranty
  • Installation
  • Repairs
  • Calibration
  • Rentals