Welcome to Kanawha Scales & Systems!

Welcome to Kanawha Scales.com!

2015 marks the 61st Anniversary of Kanawha Scales & Systems as a world leader in the weighing and automation industry. Kanawha Scales & Systems, Inc. has built its reputation around the highest level of customer support, innovative technology and dedicated account management required by customers around the world. KSS has an extensive history in the weighing industry, which allows us to provide something that most scale service companies cannot: Total Solutions and Support. As a total solutions provider, Kanawha Scales & Systems has an unbeatable combination of experience, knowledge and commitment to success.

We want to thank our current customers for the many years of business and we look forward to helping our future customers fulfill their weighing needs. We also want to thank our past and current employees who have shown dedication and commitment to our company.

Please feel free to contact your local KSS branch office or Rick Parsons at 1.800.955.8321 or click here for more information about our company.

KSS Corporate Mission Statement
Our mission is to be a successful manufacturing and service organization dedicated to providing quality products and service of innovative weighing, material handling and control systems to domestic and international customers.

We will accomplish our mission by:

  • Providing our customers with exceptional value.
  • Providing an environment in which our employees are offered opportunities for personal growth and advancement.
  • Operating in a way which benefits our community.
AIMEX 2015

Kanawha Scales & Systems will be exhibiting with Ellton Conveyor at the 2015 AIMX show at the Sydney Showground in Sydney, Australia. We encourage our customers and business partners to visit our stand# 0116. The show runs 1-4 Septmeber and the 2015 show will be a global showcase of the latest technologies, equipment and services for the mining industry. For more information on the show please visit the website

KSS welcomes Indian Ambassador

Kanawha Scales & Systems welcomed Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Deputy Chief of Mission for the Indian Embassy and United States Senator Shelley Moore Capito to our Poca, WV headquarters on Wednesday, August 12th, 2015. The visit included a guided tour of the Kanawha Scales offices and production facilities, as well as, discussions of KSS products and services. India is a vital international export business partner for Kanawha Scales & Systems and we look forward to future opportunities.

(Pictured left-right: Judy Bradbury, KSS President Jim Bradbury, US Senator Shelley Moore Capito and Indian Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu)

KSS Simulcast Corporate Meeting

Kanawha Scales & Systems held a corporate breakfast on Wednesday, May 27th to discuss the company's strategic vision for the future. The Corporate Management team is pictured as the new KSS Vision Statement - "Leading the 'Weigh' with Innovative Solutions and Technology" was released to all employees. We are thankful to all KSS employees and customers for 61 years of loyal business and we look forward to working on our next "61" years.

(Pictured left-right: Judy Bradbury, Jim Bradbury, Roger Harsh, Jim Freeman, Bill McHale, Rob Foy, John Holt and Ed Willett).

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KSS Seeks Corporate Partners Outside North America

Kanawha Scales & Systems, Inc. (KSS) is looking to expand our Truck and Rail Loadout product line into new and unrealized markets outside North America. A few international territories have already been successfully established with exclusive agreements in place, but there are still many untapped markets and opportunities where KSS partners are needed. Click for more information.

Kanawha Scales & Systems, Inc. (KSS) is looking to expand our Truck and Rail Loadout product line into new and unrealized markets outside North America. A few international territories have already been successfully established with exclusive agreements in place, but there are still many untapped markets and opportunities where KSS partners are needed.

KSS was established in 1954 and has supplied over 225 truck and rail batch weigh loadouts throughout the world since 1978. KSS’ loadout leads the industry in technology, precision and durability. Typical materials that are loaded by our truck and train loadouts are coal, iron ore, aggregates, manganese, salt, petroleum coke and other bulk materials. Mines, transfer stations and ports are the principal users.

Train and truck batch weigh loadouts are needed in many unrealized markets. KSS is already well represented in the US, China, India, Australia and Brazil, but there are many unexplored markets waiting for KSS’ loadouts.

Please fill out the partner information sheet linked below and a KSS representative will contact you to discuss details regarding becoming an KSS sales and/or manufacturing partner in your country.

Partner Information Link

KSS Receives Patent Pending on Train Speed Monitoring Device

Kanawha Scales & Systems has recently been awarded a Patent Pending status on a “System for Accurate Measurement of Vehicle Speeds for Low Speed Industrial Applications”. This has been an R&D project that we have been working on in the Poca WV office. It is a laser scanner based system that will be able to accurately determine speeds of railcars and other vehicles, specifically in low speed applications (under 5 MPH) for operations where such information is important. More

Customer Feedback

Dominion Clearinghouse – Fuels, Richmond, VA

"...When you purchase Kanawha Scales & Systems products you can expect software designed with the user and application in mind."

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