MEASUREMENT & CALIBRATION CAPABILITIES
In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, SASO has been entrusted with the responsibility of establishing the National Measurement & calibration Laboratory to support the industry and scientific research and also to protect both the consumer and trader through accurate measurements. The first phase of the Lab. has been completed in the beginning of 1410-H (1990-G). The laboratory is now equipped with the essential standards and calibration facilities supported by qualified and specialized staff to meet the required needs in some priority areas of metrology.
Adequate care has been taken in the design of the laboratory to provide the required environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and prevention of dust, vibrations etc.) which are essential to maintain stability and repeatability of precision measurements.
At present, the laboratory is capable of fulfilling a part of its responsibility of providing calibration service to government, industry and trading organizations in the Kingdom. In the near future, In Shaa Allah, it shall be fully equipped with all standards and calibration facilities to meet the national and international obligations.