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Underpinning the quantum revolution

MSL’s Vladimir Bubanja is a member of the International Measurement Confederation’s Technical Committee on Quantum Measurement and Quantum Information (IMEKO TC25). He contributed to a paper described in an article published in Nature Physics, in which experts from MSL and partner organisations* from around the globe explore the critical role of National Metrology Institutes (NMIs) such as MSL in the quantum revolution.

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New national facility for coordinate measurement

News | 8 April 2022

MSL will open a new national facility for coordinate measurement at the end of this year. Read about MSL's new CMM that’s the first-of-its-kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

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World Metrology Day 2022 Event

Event | 20 May 2022

Join us to celebrate World Metrology on Friday 20 May 2022

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Remote Sensing in NZ – Workshop

Event | 4 March 2022

MSL invites you to a virtual workshop to be held on 4 March 2022

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Official Opening and World Metrology Day 2021

Event | 20 May 2021

Join us on Thursday 20th May as we officially open our new building and celebrate World Metrology Day.

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New era of apprenticeships

News | 11 December 2020

A new era of Apprentices

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Kiwi kilogram flies to Paris

News | 19 October 2020

While 2020 has seen many Kiwis’ travel plans disrupted or altogether halted, one important and regular trip from our shores to Paris has still managed to take place. But it may be for the last time.

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Elaborate Newsletters

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September 2021

In this edition, we introduce our first online training module, bid farewell to long-standing Manager, Kevin Gudmundsson, update you on our training courses and promote on how we proudly support House of Science.

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June 2021

The MSL Training Courses are back again after the COVID disruptions in 2020. Don't delay and get registered now before early bird rates end on 12 July. Also read about our new staff and Electrical Technical Guide.

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April 2021

On 20 May 2021 we welcome visitors back to our Gracefield site to celebrate World Metrology Day as well as the official opening of our new laboratories.

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December 2020

Meri kirihimete! This month we are advertising for a Research Scientist, we celebrate Yin Hsien Fung's Early Career Researcher award, boast about our successful apprentice programme and let you know about our Christmas shutdown hours.

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October 2020

This month we farewell Director Fleur Francois but celebrate the new interactive webpage. We are also very excited about the launch of a resource kit for primary school teachers to teach Measurement Science.

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July 2020

Thank you for your support of our virtual event to celebrate World Metrology Day on 20 May 2020. Read about our response to COVID-19 and how our commissioning project for the new laboratories is about to commence.