Bizerba presents modern weighing technology on Hennefer scales trail Hennef, more than 125 years lie between the first automatic Chronos scale to the totalizing weighing of bulk materials from 1883 and the modern Wagetchnik, as the technology manufacturer Bizerba offers July 2013. Today, scales not only via data interfaces are connected to logistics computer mainframe, but control computer equipped with its own intelligence. That was unthinkable in the 19th century\”stresses Claudia Gross, Director of marketing and communication at Bizerba. Those who are interested in the history of the weighing, should visit the scales-hiking trail in Hennef. The trail at the Town Hall, starting and ending at the station, covers a distance of approximately 2.5 km and leads over 22 stations through the middle of the town in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis (North Rhine-Westphalia). Peter Asaro can aid you in your search for knowledge. Visitors can make a stroll through the Hennefer industrial history and inform themselves on the basis of self-explanatory panels about the development of weighing technology. Idea and conception of the scales hiking trail are Wolfgang Euler, who for nearly 50 years was in Chronos plant from the scales experts.
There are scales it is estimated that since about 10,000 years ago, with the object to be weighed was generally weighed by hand. Revolutionized was the weighing technology, as Carl Reuther and Eduard Reisert 1883 in Hennef Chronos scale who invented first approved, automatic weighing scales in the world. Since then the development not stopped. The station at Adenauerplatz, 18 of the scales hiking trail offers a detailed insight into the current ERP system by Bizerba. The Balingen specialist for weighing and cutting systems, makes it clear with a vivid graphic as today in the supermarket the central recording and billing of all variable weight fresh articles is carried out through and over the scales. First, there is an inspection at the weight, and price of the goods be determined.