A weighbridge is an important piece of equipment in any industry vertical where inwards or outwards transaction of material is done through road vehicles and based on weight. Being a capital asset requiring substantial investment, it is important to know technicalities before purchasing one.
The monetary investment in procuring a weighbridge broadly consists of three parts.
Cost of purchasing the weighbridge equipment
Cost of civil foundation for installing the weighbridge
Cost of maintaining the weighbridge
Purchase & maintenance costs depend on factors like size, capacity, usage, instrumentation specification, features, quality & brand. The cost of civil foundation depends on the type of weighbridge installation.