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About Northern Balance

As one of the UK’s leading independent distributors of weighing equipment, we supply, service and calibrate some of the worlds most trusted brands. Northern Balance has built an excellent reputation for providing impartial advice, quality products and first-class support.

We have been supplying, servicing, calibrating and repairing weighing equipment since 1971. Our client’s range from multi-national companies to sole traders that all receive the same high level of personal service regardless of size.

The team at Northern Balance take a no-nonsense approach to business and by working in close conjunction with our customers and suppliers we have the ability to react quickly to your changing needs as your business evolves.

We have been awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification along with being authorised to perform Legal Verifications of weighing instruments in accordance with Directive 2014/31/EU on NAWI: Module D: Conformity to type based approvalRead more

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Mission Statement

As one of the UK’s leading weighing and inspection equipment specialists, we have built an excellent reputation for providing impartial advice, quality products, first-class support and service. Our mission is to continually develop our staff, products and services to exceed our customer and employee expectations.

We believe in honesty, integrity and in solving technical problems with enthusiasm.

Client Testimonials

"It’s been a pleasure to be involved with your company, and I must comment that out of all the companies that we have deal with, without doubt, and by a street that Northern Balance are the most professional and efficient. I’ve never had any reason to question the service you provide."
John, Maintenance Engineer , Bioscience Company, Sunderland
"The relationship we have with Northern Balance and the service we get is excellent. If in the future I need weighing equipment, be assured I will be in touch."
Lee, Technical Engineer, Teabag manufacturer
"Northern Balance are one of our best contractors, always willing to assist at a moment’s notice, excellent customer service and we’ve always had a very good working relationship"
Joanne, QC Technical Support, Pharmaceutical Manufacturer, Northumberland
"Thanks again to your Engineers for and efficient calibration, very much appreciated"
Stewart, Engineer, Testing Company, Durham
"Whilst your engineer was here I asked him to do a bit of training of our lab staff and manufacturing staff over the correct way to use a balance, clean a balance, correct maintenance etc. This was very useful to both areas of our company and I am appreciative of him doing it. It is precisely this kind of helpfulness that your engineers have shown over the years that has maintained our business with Northern Balance and that keeps us with Northern Balance"
Gordon, Senior Scientist, Chemical Manufacturer, North Yorkshire
"Thank you very much for not only keeping your promise but improving upon it"
Stephanie, Technical QA, Pharmaceutical Manufacturer, North Wales
"Northern Balance has been working with us for more than a decade. During this time the service has been great and I've found all of the staff from the service engineer to people back at the office to be friendly, very helpful and professional."
Jabal, R&D Lab Operations
"Northern Balance has been servicing and supplying balances to us for more than 20 years. In that time we have come to always expect a high level of service given by friendly and knowledgeable staff."
Zoe, Head of Quality
"We have used Northern Balance for a number of years for our calibration needs and without question, we have always found them to be prompt and professional, a great service."
Gary, Occupational Hygiene Technician
"When complete certificates are emailed to us electronically within hours of the calibration being completed, which is in my opinion testimony to the dedication and commitment of Northern Balance to their customers. I would definitely use again and recommend the use of Northern Balance to others."
Phil, Engineering Manager
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