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The Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand (MSL) is New Zealand's national metrology institute.

MSL will be closed for business from midday on Thursday 23 December and reopen on Wednesday 12 January 2022. Merry Christmas, safe holidaying, and we look forward to assisting you in 2022!

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Sparks will fly!

NZ to host major electromagnetic metrology conference in 2022

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An online Introduction to MSL

Learn all about our role as New Zealand's National Metrology Institute

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Measurement in daily life

Modern society simply could not exist without measurement.

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Measurement Training

Registrations are open for Temperature and Measurement Uncertainty early 2022

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Developing Metrology Technicians

MSL has introduced an apprenticeship style approach to develop new talent

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New MSL Laboratories

Nearly two years since turning the first sod, MSL's new Laboratory is complete

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Probing the quantum realm

MSL research supports the development of next-generation quantum technologies

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Use of Infrared Thermometers

Use of infrared thermometers and thermal imagers for COVID-19