buildingFrom Then to Now: A Brief History of the J.P. Bowlin Company

Over 80 years ago, Joe Bowlin opened his scale business in Fort Worth, Texas, to serve the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The business was located near downtown Fort Worth off of West Lancaster from 1946 through 2008. In 2008, JP Bowlin moved to their new location in west Fort Worth.

Joe Bowlin, now deceased, carried his company through many changes in the scale industry. His family always shop1expected a road trip to include frequent business stops to talk scales. Silent Joe, as he was often called because of his outgoing personality, made many of his sales over a soda or cup of coffee during these stops.

The J.P. Bowlin Company has maintained the friendliness of the company that was started with Joe Bowlin while advancing with the current technology of weighing and measurement markets. Today, the JP Bowlin Team provides over 80 years of experience in Sales, Support and Integration of Weighing, Force Measurement, Calibration, Material and Physical Testing Products.

JP Bowlin remains locally owned and operated, expanding its services and products to include Service of all types of scales, measurement and test equipment.. Our experienced staff of technicians are trained to service and calibrate measurement products to the exacting quality standards as required by our customers.