Laboratory Equipment Services

Lab Equipment Calibration Services

Regardless of its purpose, function or goals, any given laboratory must operate with strict precision and unquestionable reliability. In order to be meaningful, results must be objectively, consistently reproducible — from one lab to the next, and from one day to the next.

On the human level, it’s about trust. Earning and maintaining that trust begins with proper laboratory equipment calibration. Technical Safety Services specializes in the precision calibration of laboratory equipment.

In fact, Technical Safety Services is your convenient, single-source provider of lab equipment calibration services. In addition to our full suite of testing, certification and consultation services, TSS is your go-to lab equipment calibration company. Lab equipment calibration services are offered either on-site or in our ISO 17025 accredited calibration laboratory. For GxP compliant lab instrument calibration services from a name you can trust  - CONTACT TSS.

What Is Lab Equipment Calibration?

Equipment calibration in a laboratory is the practice of adjusting measuring tools to ensure that they meet an accepted standard. Once calibrated, your equipment should provide consistent, accurate, repeatable results that will adhere to review and audit requirements, thus safeguarding the integrity of your facility’s work.

Calibration is carried out by comparing a tool’s measurements against a benchmark measurement and adjusting the apparatus as necessary. This type of assessment is crucial for any piece of equipment that measures, including dimensional measurements, scales, thermometers, spectrophotometers and more.

How Often Should Lab Equipment Be Calibrated?

Calibration requirements vary by type of equipment, application and usage, among other factors. In general, OEM documentation can provide a baseline recommendation for calibration, which may be anywhere from yearly to monthly. In addition, be sure to calibrate lab tools prior to any critical processes, any time data is in question and after any abnormal incident with an apparatus (such as accidents or mishandling).

What Equipment Should Be Calibrated? 

All equipment that performs a measuring function should be calibrated in order to remain accurate, extend equipment life, improve safety, and maintain compliance and certification. Tools that should be calibrated include:

Why Use TSS Calibration Services?

For nearly fifty years, TSS' calibration laboratory has worked to ensure every piece of equipment we use to test and certify cleanrooms and controlled environments is calibrated to NIST traceable standards. We specialize in the calibration of lab equipment, so you can rest assured our results are reliable, reproducible and precise. Let us put our experience to work for you.

Our services devoted to the calibration of laboratory instruments conform to ANSI Z-540 & ISO 17025, and are performed in accordance with manufacturers' and TSS' SOPs. Most service can be completed on-site, and all lab equipment calibration services are traceable to NIST standards and GxP compliant.

Technical Safety Services has provided thorough and specialized on-site calibration services for a variety of laboratory settings, including in the following industries:

From calipers to pin gauges, Technical Safety Services provides NIST traceable calibration of lab equipment for all your critical equipment. Our one-source testing, certification and calibration service saves time and money by eliminating the need for multiple vendors.

Laboratory calibration services from TSS – just another way Technical Safety Services works to provide you with total support of your facility and mission critical equipment.

Contact your REGIONAL TSS OFFICE to schedule on-site calibration services today.

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