What is Dimensioning, Weighing & Scanning (DWS)

Dimensioning, Weights, and Scanning (DWS) systems are sophisticated solutions designed to optimize logistics processes by providing accurate measurements, weight verification, and efficient barcode scanning. Mainway Handling’s DWS systems offer real-time data collection, ensuring compliance, minimizing errors, and enhancing overall logistics efficiency.

Benefits of our DWS Systems

DWS systems come in various forms, and the choice of a specific system depends on the warehouse’s needs. Partner with Mainway Handling and experience the transformative impact of our DWS systems.

Increased Accuracy

Ensure precise dimensional measurements, weight verification, and barcode scanning for each item.

Regulatory Compliance

Meet shipping regulations with accurate data, minimizing the risk of compliance issues.

Customization

Tailor the system to the specific requirements of your facility to accommodate package sizes and types.

Data Visibility

Access real-time data and analytics for insights into logistics performance and areas for improvement.

Increased Accuracy

Data Visibility

Customization

Regulatory Compliance

What We Integrate

In-Motion Dynamic Dimensioning Systems

Designed for higher speed, providing measurements of dimensions and weight as packages move rapidly on a conveyor. Suited for very high-speed environments, such as express parcel sorting facilities.

Integrated DWS with Automated Sortation Systems

Efficiently used in automated warehouses where seamless integration of sorting and measurement processes is crucial. DWS functionality is integrated into automated sortation systems, allowing for simultaneous sorting and measurement of packages.

1D, 2D, and RFID

Our DWS systems utilize laser technology to measure the length, width, and height of packages with precision. As packages move through the system, lasers automatically scan and capture the dimensional data of each item.

Mobile Dimensioning Solutions

Ideal for warehouses with dynamic workflows, allowing for measurements during picking, packing, and other mobile operations. Mobile DWS systems can be mounted on forklifts, carts, or other mobile equipment, providing on-the-go measurement and weighing capabilities.

We tailor the DWS system to your facility’s unique needs, ensuring optimal performance and accurate shipping cost

How We Integrate

Analyze Data

The system verifies weight and dimension data against predefined parameters, ensuring accuracy. Mainway Handling’s DWS systems provide data analytics capabilities, allowing for insights into shipping patterns, packaging efficiency, and compliance metrics.

Dimensioning, Weigh, and Scan

As items move through the warehouse, they undergo scanning and identification processes. This can involve barcodes, RFID tags, or other tracking mechanisms. Mainway Handling’s advanced scanning technology ensures accurate identification of each item in real-time.

Conveyor and Sortation Equipment

Mainway Handling integrates cutting-edge conveyor and sortation equipment into the process. Automated conveyors and sorters carry items to their designated locations with precision. This minimizes manual handling, reduces the risk of errors, and increases overall throughput.

Real-Time Tracking and Reporting

Throughout the sortation process, Mainway Handling’s systems provide real-time tracking and reporting. This visibility allows for monitoring the status of items, identifying potential issues, and making data-driven decisions for continuous improvement.

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