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About Adam Equipment
Adam Equipment’s Pathway to the Present
 

1972
Adam opens for business


1975
UK office moves to Milton Keynes


1988
Adam produces its first medical scales, exhibits at first show


1990
South Africa office opens


1991
Largest single order: re-equips schools in Kuwait


1997
UK office moves to larger premises


1998
US office and warehouse opens


1999
South Africa office moves to larger premises


2002
Australia office opens


2004
Larger premises built for production in South Africa


2005
State-of-the-art production facility opens in China


2006
Opens Perth Distribution Centre in Australia


2007
Adam USA new expanded warehouse gives 3 times the space for stock holding


2008
Shanghai office opens to support China and Southeast Asia customers


2010
Adam expands production capabilities in China


2012
Adam celebrates its 40th anniversary


Looking ahead
Adam is poised for further growth with forthcoming products & business partners

 


 
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Adam has products for all your applications…

 
Adam UK operates an approved quality management system and is certified to ISO 9001-2008.

Adam Equipment UK is one of a select group of companies in the UK that has UKAS and National Weights and Measures Laboratory approval to verify scales for trade use.
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Adam Equipment: Past and Present


For 40 years, Adam Equipment has supplied professionals all over the globe with quality balances and scales. In 1972, the company was founded in the United Kingdom by Alan Storey, and through the years has established a network of facilities to streamline manufacturing and distribution of its products. Now, with offices on nearly every continent, the company continues its philosophy of developing and manufacturing balances and scales that offer its customers speed, performance and value.


As a business, Adam Equipment’s continued success and development can be attributed to the skills, dedication, enthusiasm and professionalism of our employees. Adam is always prepared to go that extra mile to solve every customer’s needs. This is evident in our responsive customer service, which is one of our inherent features that bring customers back time and time again.


Weighing scales are used daily in every industry. From waste disposal to developing future medicines – the concept of measurement provides value, continuity and equality where there would otherwise be disruption and chaos. Adam is proud to serve these industries and meet their needs every day with reliable scales and balances.


Customer-Driven Product Development


Adam Equipment develops all its products with users in mind. From the moment of inception to final production, Adam seeks to create intuitive balances and scales that are easy to operate and that offer smart, useful features to help boost efficiency and productivity.


Working closely with sales and marketing professionals and our distribution partners, our research and development team strives to create products that meet the numerous needs of our customers’ various applications.


Where You Might Find Adam Equipment


In the areas of research and development, manufacturing and transportation, workers use mass measurement and weighing to develop products, monitor quality, track inventories and keep a watchful eye on progress, which ultimately affects the bottom line.


Adam helps keep industry and manufacturing on the right track by providing weighing and counting scales that allow them to maintain product quality, uniformity and consistency in their operations. In industry, our scales help prevent possible health and safety issues, protecting workers from injuries related to lifting too much weight. Shipping and warehouse scales help monitor weight loads and safely increase productivity.


Science teachers everywhere count on Adam’s mechanical and digital knowledge and experience to produce quality balances and scales, helping educate up-and-coming scientists and engineers, from schools to the university levels. Our laboratory balances used in scientific studies are helping expand the boundaries of scientific discovery, assisting scientists to innovate in research and development of new products and medicines.


We provide medical and veterinary scales that doctors rely on for patient and pet care. Proper weight maintenance can help control obesity and related illnesses, such as diabetes, high cholesterol, heart disease, hypertension, stroke and other ailments.


Agricultural industries rely on Adam’s scales and balances to accurately measure and weigh produce for packing, test chemicals in the creation of pesticides, and monitor the moisture content of food products to determine quality and expiration dates. Our balances help regulate quality control in food production and maintain the strict standards set forth by government agencies.


Agricultural industries rely on Adam’s scales and balances to accurately measure and weigh produce for packing, test chemicals in the creation of pesticides, and monitor the moisture content of food products to determine quality and expiration dates. Our balances help regulate quality control in food production and maintain the strict standards set forth by government agencies.


Distribution Network Strives for Dependability and Reliability


Adam Equipment services the laboratory, education, industrial, food, health/fitness, animal/veterinary and jewelry sectors, bringing quality, feature-rich products to customers looking for weighing solutions. Our community of users is vast and expansive, encompassing many markets, industries and applications.


Adam Equipment’s reputation of trust extends through its network of dealers who are carefully selected and trained on all Adam products. We work together to form partnerships to further both the dealers’ businesses and Adam Equipment’s brand. Adam’s global offices and distribution channels support dealers and customers with a range of products and technical support that are trusted by professionals worldwide.


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