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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.

With an effective range from 0°C to 500°C, the laboratory offers NIST traceable verifications of liquid-in-glass thermometers (including total and partial immersion, ASTM, calorimetric, Beckmann, clinical, and kinematic viscosity) as well as electronic temperature measuring systems (including platinum resistance, thermistor and thermocouples). All measurements include a NIST traceable, NVLAP accredited test report.

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