About Us

UKWF Objectives

  • To act on regulatory matters emerging at UK, EC and International level
  • To sustain good relations and continuous dialogue with all levels of Government agencies and professional bodies
  • To promote and improve the understanding of modern weighing technology, thereby improving the quality of service given to customers

UKWF Activities

Members' interests are pursued through:

  • National Measurement Office (formerly the National Weights & Measures Laboratory)
  • Local Authorities Co-ordinators of Regulatory Services (LACORS)
  • Trade Standards Institute
  • British Standards Institute
  • The UKWF is affiliated to and maintains close liaison with the European Federation of Weighing Machine Manufacturers - CECIP
  • The Technical Officer is a member of the CECIP Legal Metrology Group and we are represented on the Business & Trade Group.
  • Regional Meetings

UKWF Officers & Board of Directors


  • Richard Herbert

    Richard Herbert, President

    Herbert Group

  • Nick Parsons, Vice President

    Minebea Intec

  • Edwin White,Treasurer

    John White & Company (Weighing Machines) Ltd


  • Ian Turner

    Ian Turner



  • Marina Campbell

    Precia Molen UK

  • Kevin Cartwright

    Avery Berkel

  • Steve Hart

    Ian Fellows Limited

  • Paul Hines

    Avery Weightronix

  • Paul Moody

    Solent Scales

  • Charles Pullen


  • Graham Spink

    AWM Ltd