Metrology is the science of weights and measurements. The word is made up of the Greek word metron, which means “measure, length, size,” and the suffix -ology, signifying an area of expertise.
Necessity, as they say, is the mother of all invention. Smiths, machinists, and clockmakers have long been able to create marvels of engineering by obsessively crafting one one-of-a-kind part to fit..
When you're doing work with tools of any kind, accuracy is important. This goes for even the simplest of measuring instruments, like tape measures. A calibrated tape measure ensures that you'll get a..
At Alliance Calibration, we often receive requests for an A2LA calibration. The truth is, there is no such thing. A2LA is an accrediting body, not a standard for calibration. What these clients mean..