About NMIE

The National Metrology Institute (NMI) of Ethiopia is established by the Council of Ministers regulation No. 194/2010 since 10 th February 2011. The Institute is responsible for the maintenance of Ethiopian National Measurement Standards and Certified Reference Materials (CRM). It also provides calibration, training and consultancy services in the areas of metrology and scientific...

what is calibration?

Calibration is a comparison between a known measurement (the standard) and the measurement using your instrument. Typically, the accuracy of the standard should be ten times the accuracy of the...

Why calibration is important?

  The accuracy of all measuring devices degrade over time. This is typically caused by normal wear and tear. However, changes in accuracy can also be caused by electric or mechanical...

When should you calibrate your device?

A measuring device should be calibrated: According to recommendation of the manufacturer. After any mechanical or electrical shock. Periodically (annually, quarterly,...

WORLD METROLOGY DAY 2017

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ልኬት ከመጀመሩ በፊት በዓለም ወጥ የሆነ የአለካክ ስርዓት አልነበረም፡፡ ሰዎችም እንደየሃገራቸውና እንደባህላና ልማዳቸው የተለያዩ ነገሮችን ለመለካት የተለያዩ ባህላዊ የኣለካክ ዘዴዎችን ይጠቀማሉ፡፡ ለምሳሌ በሀገራችን ርዝመትን በክንድ፣ ስፋትን በገመድ፣ ...
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National metrology Institute is giving training

National metrology Institute is giving training on "uncertainty in measurements" at Bishoftu, Ethiopian management institute for 5 days. The first round begins on June 03 and will end June 07/2013. And the second round will begin on June 10/2014. The trainers are from the institute and from other organizations. On the first round the training is given for about 20 participants. Also the same number is expected on the second round. And this training is organized by the scientific metrology directorate of the institute