NTEP Belt-Conveyor/Weighing Sector

NTEP Belt-Conveyor/Weighing Sector


The charge of the Belt-Conveyor/Weighing Sector is important in providing appropriate type evaluation criteria based on specifications, tolerances and technical requirements of Handbook 44 Sections 1.10. General Code , 2.21. Belt Conveyor Scale Systems, 2.20 Scales, 2.22 Automatic Bulk Weighing Systems, and 2.24 Automatic Weighing Systems.  The sector’s recommendations are presented to the NTEP Committee each January for approval and inclusion in NCWM Publication 14 Technical Policy, Checklists and Test Procedures for national type evaluation.

The sector is also called upon occasionally for technical expertise in addressing difficult  Handbook 44 issues on the agenda of the NCWM Specifications and Tolerances Committee.  Sector membership includes industry, NTEP laboratory representatives, technical advisors and the NTEP Administrator.  Meetings are held annually, or as needed and are open to all NCWM members and other registered parties.

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2023 NTEP Belt-Conveyor/Weighing Sector Meeting
Austin, Texas
August 22nd-23rd, 2023

Registration Opens: November 14th, 2022

Registration Closes: August 21st, 2023


Hyatt Place Austin Downtown 
211 East 3rd Street
Austin, Texas 78701

Meeting Room:
Meeting Place 1 

Reserve Your Room!

Room Rate: $131 (government per diem)
*Complimentary hot breakfast

Reservation Deadline:  July 31st, 2023

Transportation: No Shuttle will be provided. We recommend using Uber or Lyft

Schedule of Events:

Tuesday, August 22
9:00 am - 5:00 pm  |   Weighing and Belt-Conveyor Scales 

Wednesday, August 23
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  |   Weighing and Belt-Conveyor Scales

For more details, please contact:
Elisa Stritt

Necessary documents for NTEP Sector Meetings, including the agenda, will be posted approximately one month before the meeting is to take place.  If documents are not currently available, please check back closer to the actual meeting date.

Documents produced from NTEP Sector Meetings, such as summaries and action items, are posted here until completion of the National Conference on Weights and Measures Interim Meeting held each January.  After the NCWM Interim Meeting, all NTEP Sector Meeting documents are moved to their corresponding Meetings Archive.

2023 | Austin, Texas

Request Agenda Items
Final Attendee List
Meeting Agenda
Meeting Summary
Appendix D Definitions Direct Sales Form
Manual Weight Entries Direct Sales Form

Complete BCS Meeting Summaries

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2021 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Request Agenda Items
Final Attendee List
Meeting Agenda
Appendix A - WIM Pub 14 Checklist
Meeting Summary
WIM Pub 14 Checklist Additions

2020 | Sector did not meet.

2019 | Hyannis, Massachusetts

Final Attendee List
Meeting Agenda (draft)
Meeting Summary

2018 | Sector did not meet.

2017 | Sector did not meet.