It is a subfield of our curricula which is termed Industrial Metrology. It concerns the application of measurement science to manufacturing and other processes and their use in society, ensuring the suitability of measurement instruments, their calibration and quality control of measurements. It also covers calibration procedures, calibration intervals, and control of measurement processes and management of measuring instrument in industry to ensure that they are in a state of compliance with requirements for their intended use.
Activities carried out by the department related to Industrial Metrology are as follows.
Sectors covered: production, health, import/export etc;
Providing calibration facilities for the measurements and measuring instruments used in industry
- Providing training and consultation on measurements, calibrations, instrumentation and methods of resolving measurement problems raised in industrial measurements.
- Directing personnel to design, manufacture, and evaluation of measurement standards, instruments and test methods for industrial measurements.