Services - Services

Southern Scales and Controls, Inc. is a full-service scale company offering services to a wide range of industries such as petrochemical, food and beverage, medical, packaging, shipping and many more. The extensive list of services and customized care we provide our customers sets us apart from the rest. Our service record with our customers is our top priority, supplying accurate, on time preventive maintenance inspections on their scales. Along with our domestic services, over the years, we have also provided equipment and installations outside of the United States.

Scale maintenance agreements are available to provide scheduled scale calibration, preventative maintenance with routine cleaning, adjustments and NIST traceable certificates of calibration. Agreements can be customized to meet your quality program. We can provide you with "as found" and "as left" reports. Our scale service agreement customers are offered "Preferred Customer" service rates. We also provide application support to best solve your service problems and maintain your quality program.

Our technicians arrive in fully equipped service vehicles with the necessary tools and materials to get the job completed. In order to meet our customers’ needs, we offer 24-hour/7 days a week, repair service. Southern Scales and Controls, Inc. understands the important role scales play in our customers’ profitability, which is why performance and accuracy of their scales is top priority.

Scale Calibration

Scale Calibration - ServicesOur calibration weights are traceable through NIST. The process of calibration is simply the comparison between a known standard, such as our weights, with the unit under test. In order to achieve accurate results from any measurement device the unit under test also needs to be properly adjusted and maintained. Our focus on the mechanical fields of weight, allows us to have expertise necessary to perform proper adjustments, repair the equipment we calibrate and perform proper preventative maintenance. The process also ensures that the equipment maximizes both efficiency and accuracy.

System Integration

System Integration - ServicesWhen purchasing or renting scales from Southern Scales and Controls, Inc. our staff will assist you in creating a fully integrated weighing system involving measuring equipment, scanners, printers, PLCs and computers. We can also assist you bridge the gap between existing systems and new equipment.


Rentals - ServicesWe specialize in the rental of weighing, counting and measuring equipment. For short term measurement needs from microgram balances to 500,000 pound crane scales, we have the rental equipment and the knowledge to meet your application.

*Dynamometers and Crane Scales:
Crane scales and dynamometers allow for below the hook weighing. Whether your needs are for a simple portable hanging scale or an integrated load cell for your crane, Southern Scales and Controls, Inc. has the equipment and knowledge you need to ensure accurate and safe performance.

*Floor and Bench Scales:
We offer a large selection of industrial floor scales and bench scales. Let us help you weigh in the most accurate and efficient way possible. Based on your unique application we will factor in your product, available space, environment, speed of operation, level of precision and budget to provide you with the ideal weighing device.

*Wheel Weighers and Truck Scales:
We offer wheel weighers and truck scales for a variety of short term vehicle weighing applications.