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  • Utilizing Forklift Scales to Increase Productivity

    September 11, 2019

      We worked with an agriculture company that was having troubles obtaining information in an efficient manner. They were using forklifts to load pallets onto a floor scale to weigh the skids. This company had 2 floor scales and 5 wireless remotes, one for each forklift. The skids were weighed on the floor scale and […]

  • Increasing the Efficiency Rate of Water Consumption in Agriculture

    June 6, 2019

                    According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United States, Agriculture accounts for 70% of all water consumption; however, the efficiency rate of that water consumption is very low. Most of the water drains off or is evaporated. Only a small percentage of that water consumption […]

  • Simple Steps to Automate Your Precise Weighing Process

    Simple Steps to Automate Your Precise Weighing Process

    November 16, 2017

      A recent project gave Grand Rapids Metrology the opportunity to automate a customer’s manual process. We’re breaking down the project and explaining simple steps you can take towards automating your own weighing process.   PROJECT An international analytical instrument manufacturer had a slow, manual weighing process that was costing them unnecessary time and money. […]

  • [New Service] We’re Optimizing Your Operations

    [New Service] We’re Optimizing Your Operations

    November 2, 2017

    You’re doing it wrong. No one likes to be told they’re doing something wrong, but sometimes it’s true. We’ve been around for awhile, so we’ve seen a few slow, costly and inefficient weighing processes. Don’t get us wrong — they might get the job done for now, but don’t you want to more than slow, […]

  • Introducing Minebea Intec: New Products, Solutions & Savings

    October 17, 2017

    Grand Rapids Metrology is now a distributor for Minebea Intec, formerly a division of Sartoruis. In this video, we’ll discuss two new products now offered through this partnership and how they can potentially save you millions of dollars. For more information, contact our experts. To purchase Minebea products or incorporate a weighing solution into your operation, […]

  • Food Safety Modernization Act | How To Comply

    Food Safety Modernization Act | How To Comply

    October 9, 2017

    The FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act, commonly known as FSMA, is the most comprehensive reform in food safety law in over 70 years. The act seeks to increase the safety of U.S. food supply by switching the focus from responding to contamination to preventing it. The ultimate goal is to minimize illness and death caused […]