Klerkscale offers advanced technology in industrial weighing systems.
As a private versatile company, weighing systems can be tailor-made to suit customer requirements.

We offer specific solutions for a variety of industries including:

What we do

We specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of:

Automation of Weighbridges

In addition to advanced weighing systems, Klerkscale offers supporting technologies which ensure total control in any environment. Such technologies include: Licence plate recognition technology, Passive transponders system, CCTV camera systems, Boom barriers - Semi/fully automated, Container Weighbridges, High bright LED traffic robots,

Software Design

In-house software design allows for data processing programs to meet exact customer requirements. Having a control system specifically suited to a unique operating environment, allows for easy interfacing, simplified data capturing and ultimately an effective control system.

Conversions and Upgrades

Klerkscale's modern technology includes the ability to upgrade and convert outdated mechanical scales to more efficient and cost saving electronic systems.

Service and Maintenance

Factory trained service technicians provide fast response to your service needs, whether installation, maintenance or repair. Our technicians operate throughout South Africa and many other African States. We will also provide you with a complete maintenance programme of necessary inspections and preventative maintenance at fixed annual rates.

Weighbridge Foundations

In addition to performing all standard weighbridge and scale installations, Klerkscale also offers a turn-key package, including excavation and construction of the weighbridge foundations.

Need a unique solution?

As a private versatile company, weighing systems can be tailor-made to suit customer requirements.


About Klerkscale

Klerkscale was founded in 1958 to meet the high demand in weighing machines. We manufacture locally in order to serve Industry and Commerce throughout South Africa and its neighbouring countries.

Our factory, built in 1977,  incorporates an electronic division and mobile facilities together with service outlets, to ensure that the highest quality in our products, sales, distribution and service to customers be maintained.

Today, Klerkscale continues this tradition which has made us one of the leaders in the industrial weighing systems industry. 

Quality System - SABS

Klerkscale is an SABS/SANAS accredited company. Weighing equipment is approved for Trade use (SANS 1649 & 10378) and for use by road traffic authorities for determining overloading (SANS 1649 & 10378).

The Klerkscale, Test and Calibration laboratory consists of three fully equipped test units and a 120 ton of certified test weights.

SABS / SANAS CertificationBEE CertificateNRCS Certificate



Over the past 50 years, Klerkscale has extended its reach, with over 1000 heavy industrial installations spread throughout Africa. Since the companies inception, Klerkscale has diversified its customer base to include a variety of differenty industries, each with their own unique requirements. Klerkscale have done installations in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, Zambia, Tanzania, Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Burkino Fasso and Mauritainia.


Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career in a well established and dynamic organisation? Then there could be a place for you at Klerkscale. 

Qualified scale technicians

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Contact Details:

Tel: +27 18 469-1371

Fax: +27 18 469-4112

Fax to email: 086 626 4940


Postal address:

PO Box 944, Klerksdorp, 2570, South Africa


Durban, Sannieshof,
Lichtenburg and
Richards Bay.

Need a unique solution?

As a private versatile company, weighing systems can be tailor-made to suit customer requirements.