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SIRDC Chief Executive Officer Speech

I am delighted to be part of this inaugural business meeting where our three national organizations offering complementary quality services in scientific metrology, standards and quality assurance, and legal metrology will share information and update you on developments in their respective domains as it pertains to issues of quality and standardization. The three national bodies…
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Procedures and Benefits of Energy Management

Electrical and thermal energy represent substantial operating costs to processing plants. Increasing power and fuel costs make it critical to boost energy efficiency and lower energy costs, especially since those savings go directly to the bottom line. What is Energy Management? Energy management is the implementation of technical and organizational measures in an economically beneficial…
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SIRDC-NMI Attains a Double in Accreditation and International Recognition

The Scientific and Industrial Research and Development CentreÓ³-National Metrology Institute (SIRDC-NMI) Mass Laboratory, was accredited by the South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) in accordance with the recognized International Standard, ISO/IEC 17025:2005 on 05 October 2011. Two more laboratories, namely Dimensional and Temperature were later accredited under the SADC Accreditation Service (SADCAS)/SANAS Twining Partnership Programme…
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