About Us

Mersey Weigh is an independent scale company who operate throughout the North West of England and North Wales. Our business has been established for over 40 years and we specialise in all main aspects of weighing technology.


  • Heavy Industrial
  • Medical
  • ATEX
  • Food
  • Retail
  • Chemical
  • Laboratory

With our company’s experience and knowledge, we can provide numerous services:

  • Calibration of scales and weights
  • Repair
  • Servicing
  • Maintenance work
  • Sales & Hire

We aim to provide expert advice for weighing solutions to customers’ specifications. If you wish to contact us, we will be happy to discuss your weighing needs and advise on the best options available.

Membership & Accreditation’s

UK Weighing Federation


Mersey Weigh are members of the UK Weighing Federation (Member 1157). This ensures that our work meets the standards as laid down by the UK Weighing Federation for the UK weighing trade.

BSI ISO 9001:2015

Mersey Weigh work to quality management system is: BSI ISO 9001:2015 (certificate FS 583871). Therefore, our system of working and documentation meets our customers quality management traceability requirements.

Safe Contractor

Mersey Weigh are accredited to Alcumus Safe Contractor (certificate RO3004). Ensuring that our documentation and working practices, including on customer premises, meets current health and safety requirements.

Sales & Hire


Mersey Weigh has extensive knowledge of different weighing system technologies and aim to provide sales advice that suit your needs.

As an independent company, we can use different manufacturers equipment to achieve the best solution for the required weighing application.

We will discuss your specific requirements including: product to be weighed, capacity, location, environment, frequency of use and if Trade Approval is required.

Once all the specifications have been assessed, advise is given on what we believe is best suited within the customers budget requirements.


Mersey Weigh has a range of hire scales to suite many applications including:

  • Lab Balances
  • Counting scales
  • Bench scales
  • Platforms & weigh beams



Mersey Weigh specialises in calibrating all weighing equipment and provides certification for our customers’ quality management systems.

Calibration and service schedule can be defined by the customers requirements with site visits on an annual or biennial basis


Mersey Weigh have an in-depth knowledge of weighing machinery and have extensive access to spare parts from most major manufacturers.

If we are required to attend a repair, we will assess the damage/fault and advise with our customer representative what costs will be involved in the process.

if a repair cannot be carried out on premises, we will, where possible, leave a suitable loan scale for your use while the repair is carried out.


Mersey Weigh provide a non-inclusive contract service to maintain and calibrate all types of weighing equipment.

Generally, service is carried out on a six or twelve-monthly basis. The specific interval is flexible and can be changed to meet customer requirements.



The scope of our work within the industrial environment covers all the major sectors. These include:

  • Chemical
  • Food production
  • Laboratory
  • ATEX
  • Bespoke equipment

We are well established within the weighing trade and have gained expertise in many varied industrial environments. With this knowledge, and our contact within the trade, we are well placed to maintain customers equipment.

On occasion, customers require bespoke, or specialist equipment within a specific field. This can include equipment for ATEX environments, or weighing systems needed to integrate with existing equipment. Mersey Weigh can detail the requirements and design a package of suitable equipment to meet the specified scope. Further to this, Mersey Weigh work closely with UK weighing machine fabricators. Who can fabricate high quality weighing platforms from mild or stainless steel to suite customer requirements


Mersey Weigh work closely with local NHS Trusts, maintaining contracts for service and calibration of all medical weighing equipment within hospitals, clinics and the outlying community. Further to this, we visit private nursing homes and establishments to carry out calibration or repairs of weighing equipment.


Support of local independent retailers is increasingly important. Whether the requirement is a simple Trade Approved counter scale, or more advanced printing/database systems, Mersey Weigh will be happy to discuss needs and recommend equipment accordingly.