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At HQ Scales, Inc., we pride ourselves on pioneering precision and innovation in the manufacturing of belt scales and weighing solutions. With a steadfast commitment to excellence, we bring forth cutting-edge technology that ensures accuracy, reliability, and efficiency in every aspect of material handling.

Our flagship product line comprises state-of-the-art belt scales designed to meet the diverse needs of industries worldwide. From mining to agriculture, our scales are engineered with unparalleled precision and durability, providing real-time, accurate measurements of bulk materials on conveyor belts.

We offer comprehensive weighing systems tailored to optimize production processes. Our solutions integrate seamlessly into existing setups, enhancing productivity while maintaining the highest standards of accuracy and performance.

Our products are engineered with the latest technology and precision to ensure accurate measurements and reliable performance, even in the most challenging environments.

Built to withstand rigorous industrial conditions, our scales and systems are durable, reliable, and require minimal maintenance, contributing to uninterrupted operations.

We believe in comprehensive customer support. We are dedicated to providing unparalleled assistance, from installation to ongoing maintenance and calibration. Our team of experts coupled with our local certified distributors enhance our customer satisfaction and experience.

Colony Buis, Aaron Rogers, Rich Linville and Sara Martin all came together to create a company that could withstand their customer demands, continually innovate, and provide an open and diverse workplace. The four of them have a combined 60+ years of belt scale industry experience. Headquarters is located in Sterling, Illinois.

"I look forward to the future. I am ready to provide product innovation and excellent customer service for our customers." - Colony Buis  (Oct. 2022)

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Director of Sales and Marketing

Aaron Rogers - owner HQ Scales



Director of Software Engineering

Rich Linville - owner Belt Scale HQ



Director of Product Engineering

Sara Martin - owner HQ Scales



Director of Operations

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