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Unique expertise and facilities

NPL offers technical solutions and consultancy via our extensive facilities and specialist expertise spanning all aspects of force and pressure measurements, and related applications. Our expert advice and support covers: 

  • problem solving: rapid identification of the root cause and subsequent identification of preventative actions to enable product or measurement improvements. 
  • understanding and optimising the performance of measurement equipment. 
  • measurement equipment & facility design - including the manufacture, installation & commissioning of calibration facilities. 
  • bespoke training specific to force & pressure measurements 
  • identification and application of best practices and relevant standards 

Our facilities enable measurements traceable to internationally agreed standards. We offer the most accurate and authoritative measurements in the UK, including quantified uncertainty as required. We maintain the UK national force standards, directly traceable to UK mass standards.  

Our measurement experts cover complementary disciplines and are available to help clarify requirements, interpret and analyse results. We have an internationally recognised track record of high-value problem solving. Operating as a National Metrology Institute, we offer trusted and impartial advice plus a commitment to providing the right measurement solution. 

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