Fontaine Modification Expands Air-Weigh On-Board Scales Offerings
Fontaine to install LoadMaxx scales on wider range of vehicles and suspension types
CHARLOTTE, NC and EUGENE, OR (March 1, 2023) —Air-Weigh, the leader in electronic on-board scales, is making it easier for customers to add on-board weighing technology to new vocational vehicles through an expanded agreement with Fontaine Modification. Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations will now install Air-Weigh LoadMaxx on-board scales on a wider range of vehicle applications and suspension types at its nationwide network of modification centers. Installation is seamless to dealers and end-users thanks to Fontaine’s extensive ship-thru agreements with leading truck OEMs.
“This is a great expanded relationship that now allows end users and dealers in the on-highway/severe service/heavy haul, and medium duty market that use air or spring/mechanical suspensions to get an on-board scale solution on their new vehicle,” said Gordon Virginski, Air-Weigh director of business development.
LoadMaxx is a complete all-in-one on-board scale solution, displaying steer, drive, trailer, GVW and net payload weights automatically in the cab without the need for driver interaction. LoadMaxx displays real-time weight data with advanced communication abilities and integration with third-party telematics partners. Featuring PIN protected calibration and compensation for temperature and altitude, LoadMaxx is accurate and durable for any application.
“We’re looking forward to bringing the benefits of Air-Weigh’s LoadMaxx system to more customers,” said Jamil Young, president, Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations. “Our engineers and technicians can efficiently integrate the system and have your trucks road-ready quickly. Contact us for a quote.”
Air-Weigh is an innovative USA manufacturer and designer of On-Board Scales for over 35 years, based in Eugene, OR. Air-Weigh offers weighing solutions under the following brands: LoadMaxx, LoadMaxx Plus, QuickLoad, QuickLoad Plus, QuickWeigh and BinMaxx. For more information: www.air-weigh.com
About Fontaine Modification
Established in 1985, Fontaine Modification is North America’s most comprehensive, engineering-focused provider of post-production services for truck manufacturers, dealers, and fleets. Fontaine has 10 modification centers strategically located adjacent to OEM manufacturing plants in Charlotte and Statesville, North Carolina; Chillicothe and Springfield, Ohio; Detroit, Michigan; Garland and Laredo, Texas; Dublin and Salem, Virginia; and Mineral Wells, West Virginia. The company headquarters and new product development center are in Charlotte.
Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations offers a full range of design, engineering, and production services for vocational and on-highway trucks. Fontaine Modification Work Truck & EV Solutions provides electrification packaging, integration, and installation solutions, as well as a spectrum of medium-duty vehicle modifications.
Fontaine Modification is a Marmon Holdings / Berkshire Hathaway company. For more information, call 800.366.8246 or visit fontainemodification.com.