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The division's NVLAP accredited metrology laboratory offers the highest levels of precision measurement and calibration services available in the nation, providing clients a certificate of traceability to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for all calibrations performed. The laboratory meets all ISO, FDA, NRC, FAA and ANSI/NCSL Z540-I requirements. The laboratory also offers an automatic recall system for all equipment based on a specified calibration interval.

The laboratory can verify the accuracy for all conventional field length standards up to 200 feet, or longer by request, including surveyor tapes, tape measures, steel rules, and pi tapes.

Fees: $140 per hour.

Contact the Minnesota Metrology Lab at:

Minnesota Department of Commerce
Weights and Measures Division
14305 Southcross Drive W.
Burnsville, MN 55306

Phone: 651-539-1555
FAX: 952-435-4040
TTY: 952-435-4045