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A national measurement system programme. Flow programme October 2005 to September 2008: final programme. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Contains details of a number of research and underpinning projects that comprise the 2005 to 2008 flow programme. This programme of work has been formulated by NEL on behalf of the DTI and appraised by an independent working group of UK experts in the field of flow measurement, drawn form the appropriate industrial, academic and government bodies.

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05/215107-12-2005 A4
99 Pages
Measurement Advisory Committee annual report 2003 to 2004. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Annual report of the Measurement Advisory Committee (MAC). An advisory non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB), set up to advise the DTI on the effectiveness with which the National Measurement System (NMS) supports UK industry; and the priorities the Department should assign to programmes of work undertaken to meet the needs of the NMS.

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04/46316-11-2004 A4
9 Pages
National measurement system (NMS): valid analytical measurement (VAM) chemical programme. 2003 to 2006. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes the work to be undertaken as part of the 2003-2006 Chemical VAM Programme, which was approved by Ministers in October 2003. Provides an overview of the main themes of the programme along with detailed project specifications, which identify the aims, objectives and deliverables of each project to be funded.

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03/191301-01-2003 A4
84 Pages
National measurement system 2004 to 2007: measurements for biotechnology programme. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Part of National Measurement System. Describes the projects fully and sets them in context.

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04/234630-04-2004 A4
33 Pages
National measurement system programme for acoustical metrology. October 2004 to September 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Outlines the proposed 2004-2007 NMS acoustical metrology programme. It presents requirements that have been identified during a range of consultation processes followed by prioritisation and decision making processes. The aim is to set down the proposed requirements for projects and sub-projects with their rationales and justifications that gives maximum benefit to industry both now and in the medium and long term future.

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04/234531-07-2004 A4
50 Pages
National measurement system programme for electromagnetic metrology October 2003 to September 2006: programme outline. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Outlines the proposed content of 2003-2006 NMS Electromagnetic Metrology Programme in the form of requirements that have been interpreted from the consultation process; the objectives and deliverables that will address these requirements; and the benefits that will accrue.

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03/191701-09-2003 A4
National measurement system programme for electromagnetic metrology October 2003 to September 2006: project descriptions. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Contains the project descriptions of the 2003 to 2006 NMS Electromagnetic Metrology programme.

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03/191801-09-2003 A4
150 Pages
National measurement system programme: science and technology programme in quantum metrology. April 2004 to March 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

The Quantum Metrology Programme aims to provide secure long-term foundations for the whole of the NMS in terms of the accuracy of the SI unit standards, the integrity of links between SI units and the ability to transfer those standards to UK industry. The scientific projects presented here represent a wide variety of research designed to look ahead and provide for the metrological needs of the UK in the longer term. Also includes knowledge transfer and programme management projects.

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04/235031-03-2004 A4
110 Pages
National measurement system: metrology programme for time, frequency and the metre: 2006 to 2009. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Outlines the projects that have been developed for the DTI National Measurement System (NMS) 2006 to 2009 time, frequency and the metre programme.

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06/219204-12-2006 A4
27 Pages
National measurement system: optical radiation metrology programme. April 2004 to March 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes the agreed National Measurement System (NMS) programme for optical radiation metrology for April 2004 to March 2007. Describes the overall aims and objectives of the programme, the organisation of the proposed projects into themes, the rationale for the proposed projects and their benefits and deliverables.

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04/234828-02-2004 A4
87 Pages
National measurement system: photonics metrology programme. April 2004 to March 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes the agreed National Measurement System (NMS) programme for Photonics Metrology for April 2004 to March 2007. Describes the overall aims and objectives of the programme, the organisation of the proposed projects into themes, the rationale for the proposed projects and their benefits and deliverables.

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04/234901-01-2004 A4
38 Pages
National measurement system: software support for metrology programme. April 2004 to March 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes the overall objectives, the themes and organisation of the programme for software support for metrology and the details of the proposed projects.

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03/191130-11-2003 A4
99 Pages
NMS programme for ionising radiation metrology. October 2004 to September 2007. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes a programme of work in ionising radiation metrology for the period October 2004 to September 2007 as part of the UK National Measurement System (NMS). It presents work to be carried out in order to meet the requirements of the relevant user communities identified by consultation with a wide range of interested individuals and organisations.

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04/234730-09-2004 A4
63 Pages
NMSD ionising radiation programme 2004 to 2007: executive summary. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Summary of the programme of work in ionising radiation metrology for the period October 2004 to September 2007 as part of the UK National Measurement System (NMS).

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04/2347/ES30-09-2004 A4
5 Pages
Proposed national measurement system programme for legal metrology 2005 to 2008. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Details the work of the National Weights & Measures Laboratory over the period of April 2005 to March 2008 for delivering the Legal Metrology Programme. It presents the requirements that have been identified during the formulation and consultation process in the form of objectives and deliverables.

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05/215220-01-2005 A4
30 Pages
Proposed national measurement system programme for legal metrology 2005 to 2008: Annex A - detailed milestone descriptions. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

The programme consists of eight themes, according to subject matter, composed of packages of work with deliverable outcomes. This annex details the deliverables and the rationale for the work.

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05/215320-01-2005 A4
60 Pages
Strategic review of the UK national measurement system (NMS) April to December 2005. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

The purpose of the review is to set a strategic framework for the NMS that identifies and meets stakeholders' needs now and in the future, maximises contribution of NMS to the UK economy and considers the Government's science and innovation priorities.

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06/187628-02-2006 A4
37 Pages
The national measurement system programme for time metrology. October 2003 to September 2006. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Describes the National Measurement System (NMS) programme for Time Metrology for the period from October 2003 to September 2006. Describes both the overall objectives and organisation of the programme, and the projects and deliverables. The first section provides background information on the Programme. The second section describes the themes and projects for the programme.

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03/191231-10-2003 A4
43 Pages
The VAM: physical programme 2003 to 2006. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

A summary of the national measurement system (NMS) valid analytical measurement (VAM) physical programme for 2003 to 2006.

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03/191401-01-2003 A4
59 Pages
The Weights and Measures (Packages Goods) Regulations 2006: guidance note. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

An aid to understanding the requirements of the Weights and Measures (Packages Goods) Regulations 2006 which set out the regime for the average system of quantity control applied to packaged goods.

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07/134314-08-2007 A4
32 Pages
UK national measurement system. Measurement advisory committee: final report. April 2005 to December 2006. (PDF) (link opens in a new window)

Final report of the Measurement Advisory Committee (MAC) covering its activities between April 2005 and December 2006. An advisory non-departmental public body (NDPB), set up to advise the DTI on the effectiveness with which the National Measurement System (NMS) supports UK industry; and the priorities the department should assign to programmes of work undertaken to meet the needs of the NMS. The committee was disbanded 31 December 2006.

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07/46326-03-2007 A4
11 Pages