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

As an ISO accredited laboratory, the Unit has steadily grown by adding by expanding its services to become one of Ghana’s leading full-service calibration and repair facilities. We pride ourselves with a well-equipped state-of-the-art laboratory with 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 with a high level of reliability.

The laboratory is manned by highly qualified technicians and experienced professionals who take pride in their work and ensure adherence to international best practices and standards of service on every instrument.
The Unit organizes workshops and training programmes for the repairs of microscopes and electronic measuring equipment as well as offer technical training in above mentioned areas.


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.












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