In 2013, while jointly working on a container handling device, Dunedin-based brothers Greg Fahey and Dr Mark Fahey discovered new international container weighing laws on the horizon.
From 1 July 2016, shippers must ensure that the weight of every laden export container is verified using one of two weighing methods – weighing the entire packed and sealed container, or calculating the container’s gross weight by weighing the contents and adding the container’s tare weight.