Load Cell Industry Applications

Load Cell Central continues to provide robust products, custom engineering, thoughtful design, and tireless support to any industry requiring electronic weighing or force measurement. With more than 30 years in the industry, it’s likely that Load Cell Central has already created a solution for your needs. Take a look at these industries as well as the case studies within to get a feel for what we are able to offer. Even if your application doesn’t fit neatly into one of the following industries, Load Cell Central will design a system you can rely on.


Automotive Industry

As automotive manufacturers race ahead with innovation, Load Cell Central is frequently called upon to provide products that keep up with changing technology. Testing geared to optimize automotive safety, reliability, and affordability often requires load cells and weighing and force monitoring systems.

Automotive Industry Load Cells

Marine Industry

Whether suspended above the rolling tide or submerged beneath the brackish sea, Load Cell Central’s submersible load cells and electronics have been used in offshore and subsea applications for decades, meeting the unique challenges of marine weighing and force measurement.

Marine Industry Load Cells

Materials Testing

Load Cell Central has assisted OEM’s with materials testing for over three decades. A large portion of our experience with materials testing is with quality control, with particular emphasis on dependability and repeatability. We also design systems for use with stress/destruction testing, check weighing, and pile testing.

Material Testing Industry Load Cells

Medical Industry

The medical industry evolves to meet constantly changing requirements. Load cell solutions must adapt accordingly. Load Cell Central has provided stock and custom load cells for a wide range of medical requirements for decades and continues to do so today.

Medical Industry Load Cells

Food & Beverage Industry

In today’s fast-paced world, streamlined processing operations are crucial. Food and beverage companies know this as well as any industry. Batch weighing and ingredient control systems allow automation with minimal user interaction. Load Cell Central has been supplying efficient and economical load cell batching systems for decades.

Food and Beverage Industry Load Cells

Chemical Industry

Cleaners, herbicides, fragrances, insecticides, additives and corrosive chemicals of all kinds are manufactured worldwide. Load Cell Central has over thirty years’ experience supplying load cells, signal conditioners, amplifiers and digital displays to chemical industries.

Chemical Industry Load Cells

Oil & Gas Industry

The oil and gas industry has seen large growth in the last 10 years, especially in the northeast United States due to the increase in hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”. The applications involved in this industry pose a large range of challenges, most of which we have experienced and overcome in our 30+ years providing load cells, electronics, service and support to the oil and gas industry.

Oil and Gas Industry Load Cells


Automotive Industry: a wide range of companies and organizations involved in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, and selling of motor vehicles

Marine Industry: includes all enterprises engaged in the business of designing, constructing, manufacturing, acquiring, operating, supplying, repairing and/or maintaining vessels.

Materials Testing: the measurement of the characteristics and behavior of such substances as metals, ceramics, or plastics under various conditions. The data thus obtained can be used in specifying the suitability of materials for various applications—e.g., building or aircraft construction, machinery, or packaging

Medical Industry:  a group of business types that provide goods and services to treat patients with curative, preventive, rehabilitative, and palliative care. It includes the production and sale of goods and services lending themselves to maintaining and re-establishing health.

Food and Beverage Industry: includes all entities involved in the production and distribution of edible goods. Production includes the processing of meats and cheeses and the creating of soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, packaged foods, and other modified foods.

Chemical Industry: processes, operations, and organizations engaged in the manufacture of chemicals and their derivatives.

Oil and Gas Industry:  includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transporting (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing of petroleum products and natural gas. 

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