Applying the latest advances in measurement science, engineering and technology to help UK industry gain a competitive edge
Global and national trends in manufacturing like digital industrialisation, environmental concerns and energy challenges are generating new markets, products and disruptive materials and processes.
NPL is creating and delivering the measurement science and technology to enable businesses across all industrial sectors to innovate and compete. We help businesses, big and small, to become more competitive, sustainable and efficient by providing the confidence and trust in technology and data they need to make the best decisions possible.
We provide assurance to manufacturers that the technology they embed in their systems and products works and is tested against the highest possible standards of measurement. We provide assurance on the quality of new manufacturing processes and materials from raw materials to end product. Our work helps accelerate the innovation and adoption of technology to fast-track UK manufacturing and help industry gain a competitive edge on the global stage.