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MSL launches te reo Māori resources on World Metrology Day

We believe that metrology and education should be for everyone. That's why we teamed up with HUIA's expert translators to create te reo Māori versions of two of our most popular resources

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Registrations are now open for August training courses!

Event | 18 January 2024

Registrations are now open for August training courses!

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World Metrology Day officially recognised by UNESCO

News | 1 May 2024

2024 marks the first year that World Metrology Day officially becomes a UNESCO International Day

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Invitation to MSL's World Metrology Day Celebration 2024

Event | 24 May 2024

Please join us for this wonderful opportunity to build connections and hear from an exciting range of speakers

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Underpinning the quantum revolution

News | 9 August 2022

Experts from around the globe underpin 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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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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Elaborate Newsletters

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March 2024

In this edition, we invite you to register and join us for MSL's World Metrology Day Celebration 2024. We also celebrated NZ-UK partnerships in science and innovation and take the opportunity to spotlight three of our amazing staff members doing good for measurement science!

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December 2023

As we bid farewell to 2023 we reflect on how we have delivered for our customers along with improvements to be made. Looking to the future, we have identified three priority areas for focus and investment consideration, and applications are now open for the MSA Emerging Metrologist 2024 Award.

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October 2023

In this newsletter we describe how we at MSL are passing the vision on to our ecosystem and to the next generation. We also introduce a guest scientist from the National Metrology Institute of Korea who is sharing with us his expertise in quantum electrical standards.

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June 2023

Our teams have been busy enhancing MSL's role as a world class national metrology institute over the past few months. We celebrated World Metrology Day, which this year was about supporting the global food system, and we have been hard at work maintaining our measurement capabilities and contributing in a variety of ways to the international quality infrastructure.

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March 2023

In this edition, we introduce MSL’s new Strategic Plan. It was heartening to see our community taking a collaborative approach towards attracting and training talent in our field, a notable upshot from the MSA conference held in February. Another opportunity to get together is World Metrology Day, being held on Friday 19 May!


December 2022

We welcomed over 200 participants to CPEM – finishing the year renewing connections with colleagues and developing many new relationships. The MSA conference is next up in Wellington in February 2023, and we spotlight STEM activities.