Updated: May-19-2020

General Information

Type of service provider
Calibration laboratory
Physical postal address

P.O. BOX MB 245,
Accra
Ghana

Phone number
+233 302-500065/66
E-mail
date_105 [at] msn.com
scientificmetrology [at] gsa.gov.gh
Has the laboratory been accredited in any scopes?
Yes
Scopes of Accreditation
MASS, BALANCE, TEMPERATURE, PRESSURE, HUMIDITY AND VOLUME
Accreditation body
DEUTSCHE AKKREDITIERUNGSSTELLE (DAKKS)
D-K-15209-01-00
Does the laboratory have other sites?
No

Personnel

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Head of Organization

CEO Name
PROF. ALEX DODOO
CEO Phone
CEO E-mail
exdsec [at] gsa.gov.gh

Total laboratory personnel

Total laboratory personnel
24
Male laboratory personnel
20
Female laboratory personnel
4

Technical personnel

Technical personnel total
22
Male technical personnel
18
Female technical personnel
4

Technical Information

Fields of Metrology

Chemical
High frequency electrical
DC and low frequency electrical
Dimensional
Flow
Force
Mass
Pressure
Speed and velocity
Temperature
Time and frequency
Viscosity
Volume and density
Other calibration laboratory services
Humidity, Moisture
Scope of calibration services offered
Accreditation status
Yes
Uncertainty of measurements reports
Yes
Statement identifying how the measurements are metrologically traceable
Yes

How does the laboratory ensure international traceability of its measurements standards?

Through calibration certificates issues by an accredited national laboratory
no
Through calibration certificates issues by an accredited overseas laboratory
Yes
Does the lab participate in any inter- laboratory comparison?
Yes
Please provide details about the scheme
AFRIMETs Key Comparisons, NEWMET Comparisons and Bilateral Inter-comparisons
Does the laboratory sub-contract calibration work to other laboratories?
No

Quality Control / Quality Management

Does the lab operate an internal quality control (QC) system to ensure quality of measurement?
Yes
Does the lab operate a management system (or Quality Management System) for assuring the quality of calibrations?
Yes
Is the system documented in a Quality Manual?
Yes