Thayer Scale Case Studies

COAL FIRED POWER PLANT / Conveyor Belt Scales

A major energy company in the Coal Fired Steam Generating business uses Thayer Scale's Model 2RF-6A Belt Scales to exact weight measurement from material streams and tight control of proportions.

PET FOOD MANUFACTURER / Weigh Belt & Loss-In-Weight Feeders

How Thayer Scale Improved the Quality and Range of Products for Chenango Valley Pet Foods Using Weigh Belts and Loss-In-Weight Technology.

CEREAL PRODUCER / Weigh Belt & Loss-In-Weight Feeders

A global cereal manufacturer uses new “Cascade Blender” to create a very precise bran to almonds ratio.


A major crouton manufacturer uses specially designed feeder and Model “SI” Weigh Belt to accurately weigh and control the feed rate of uncooked croutons.

MINING and MINERALS PRODUCER/ Single Idler Conveyor Belt Scale

Luzenac Group is the world’s leading talc producer, and uses a THAYER Conveyor Belt Scale.

PAPER MILL / Conveyor Belt Scale

A major Paper and Wood Products Company uses Thayer Scale Model “RF” Belt Scales for precise weighing of light density wood chips.


This unique feeder was used to fit into a transition space between existing conveyors and equipment.


HWC approached Thayer Scale to order two NTEP Certified NAR-6-30-48 Approach Retreat Belt Scales.

Manufacturing – Loss-In-Weight Feeders

Heat sensory company utilizes Thayer Powder Feeders to insure uniform material density.

Coal & Energy – MH Weigh Belts

A Coal Blending operation with a silo design utilizing Thayer Scale MH-66 Weigh Belts

Plastics Industry – Loss-In-Weight Feeders and Weigh Belts

A plastics company installs five suspended feeders with rolling and rotating support frames.

Ice Industry – Model S Belt Scale

The Thayer model S in use on commercial fishing boats to accurately weigh the ice.

Mining & Aggregate – Certified Belt Scales

A Mining & Aggregate operation utilizing Thayer Scale Certified Belt Scales.

Steel Industry – Loss-In-Weight Feeders

Loss-In-Weight Feeder combined with material storage silo discharge equipment and custom control panel.