Vessel / Silo / Tank Weighing

Electronic Weighing System Industrial Vessel / Silo / Tank Weighing

Rice Lake Weighing Systems India Ltd has a host of solutions to offer in this category of Vessel / Silo /Tank weighing application. Rice Lake Weighing Systems India Ltd has a variety of load cell types, mounting assemblies to choose from its large repository of different models of load cells and mounting assemblies . Typically , a chemical , pharma , paint , cement , power , steel , ie any process plant with a requirement to weigh / batch correct quantity of material (or) power (or) liquid by weight would be in need of a Vessel / Silo / Tank weighing system .

Rice Lake Weighing Systems India Ltd Chennai has the right mix of skilled man power and machinery to supply cost effective, technically superior Vessel / Silo / Tank weighing system comprising of Load cells, ( Material of construction : Mild steel , stainless steel , special alloy tool steel ) Load cell Mounting assemblies ( Material of construction : Mild steel , stainless steel , special alloy tool steel ), Indicator ( from basic model to display weight, to one with 4-20 mA output , to batching controller with digital input/ outputs, analog outputs , RS 232/ 485 communication and connectivity to all type of PLC’s namely Siemens, Allan Bradley etc .

In normal circumstances, structural design of Vessel / Silo /Tank weighing system is carried out by customer- consultant team based on factors like vessel geometry , Quantity /Goss capacity of tank / vessel / silo , no of supports , load distribution, centre of gravity ,pipe supports / inlet , outlet pipe connections . Care is taken to ensure that this contribute accurate weighment of the material that is fed in to the vessel / Silo/ Tank .

Rice Lake Weighing Systems India Ltd is ready to serve this indian market with its portfolio of Vessel / Silo/ Tank weighing system which comprise of supply of load cells, mounting assemblies, Junction box, weight indicator and interfacing cable to start with . Some applications, would require intrinsic safe , explosion proof enclosures to cater to hazardous area operation. Rice lake expertise include choosing the correct type of load cells ( single ended shear beam, Universal (or) S type, Bending beam , double ended shear beam , compression – canister, button type ) mounting assemblies ( rigid, flexible, compact, easy mount, magna mount ) these mounting assemblies do the function of easy positioning, lift off, tie rod, thermal expansion/ contraction, over load and over lift – host of protection facilities , weight indicator ( various models : 420i, 480, 720 , 920 I etc ) for the required application.

Large Vertical Vessel (8-mount cylindrical)




Magna Mount Load cell mounting assembly



Material Proportioning by weight



Typical Vessel/ Silo/ Tank Weighing




Vessel/ Silo/ Tank Weighing – Various type of vessels, Tanks, Hoppers (or) Silos

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