The Institute of Industrial Research (IIR) is one of the leading 13 Research Institutes of Ghana’s Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the main Science and Technology Research and Development Institution of Ghana. The CSIR-IIR is Ghana’s foremost industrial research and development organization.


CSIR-IIR Laboratory Facilities

Metrology Laboratory

CSIR-IIR Metrology is a major, well-respected calibration and repair laboratory which provides calibration and repair services with excellence in quality and reliability to Process Industries, Research Institutions, Secondary Schools, Construction firms, Oil and gas Industries, Mining Industries, Beverage Industries, Aviation Industries etc.

CSIR Metrology Department, as a secondary standards laboratory have steadily grown by adding new capabilities to become one of Ghana’s leading full-service calibration and repair facilities.
We have state-of-the-art equipment for temperature, mass, electricity, pressure and acoustic calibrations. Our laboratories have the technical capability to calibrate equipment in the various categories as listed below:


Thermal chambers, Incubators, Thermocouples, Autoclaves, Digital  
Thermometers, Cold rooms and Liquid in glass Thermometers.


Standard weight set: (M1, M2, F2, F1), Electronic Balance, Volumetric Flask, Scales and Beam Balance.


Hydraulic gauges (up to 700bar), Pneumatic gauges (up to 200bar) and Deadweights.


Multimeters, Power meters, Meggers, Resistance Box, Inductors,
Capacitors, Voltmeters, Ammeters and Power Supply Units


Microphones (½ Inch, ¼ Inch) Sound Level Meter, Vibration meter,
Accelerometer and Noise level meter.









We also have highly qualified technicians and experienced professionals who take pride in their work and ensures the highest standard of service on every instrument.
Repairs and Training

The Department is also equipped with workshops for the repairs of microscopes and electronic measuring equipment as well as offer technical training in above mentioned areas.




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