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September 22, 2020

What is ISO 17025 standard and how is it similar and different from ISO 9001?

   Laboratory sampling, testing, and conformity assessment are crucial enabling factors for technology and trade. ISO/IEC 17025 assists in the harmonization of procedures and standard methods, facilitates cooperation between laboratories and other bodies, and promotes the acceptance of results between countries. ISO/IEC 17025:2017 is the international standard that sets out the general requirements for the competent, impartial, and consistent operation of laboratories. It specifies the activities th...

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September 06, 2020

CALIBRATION GLOSSARY - Short glossary of calibration related terminologies

  A – Z of Calibration   The field of calibration has a huge vocabulary describing the methods, parameters, equipment, and processes used to verify the measurement accuracy of masters, gages, and other measuring instruments. The following glossary of definitions includes the most commonly used terms.   Absolute Pressure: Actual pressure relative to a perfect vacuum. Absolute Temperature: The temperature measured from absolute zero as in the Kelvin and Rankine scales. ...

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June 24, 2020

WHAT IS CALIBRATION AND WHY CALIBRATION OF YOUR INSTRUMENT IS IMPORTANT

In the world of measurement technology, calibration is the documented comparison of the measurement device to be calibrated against a traceable reference device. The reference standard may be also referred to as a “calibrator.” Logically, the reference is more accurate than the device to be calibrated. The reference device should be also calibrated traceably. Calibration of your measuring instruments has two objectives It checks the accuracy of the instrument it determines the traceability of...

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April 14, 2017

SNAP ON Authorised Service Center

We are now the AUTHORISED Snap ON service center for torque wrenches and tranducers. Please contact us to know more....

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April 14, 2017

WORLDSKILLS ABU DHABI 2017

Mitutoyo is the sole Dimensional metrology partner for Worldskills 2017. To know more, please visit: http://www.mitutoyo.co.uk/worldskills:...

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October 17, 2016

ADIPEC 2016 with Mitutoyo

We're back again this year to exhibit at ADIPEC 2016. Please visit our stall #8652 for exciting Mitutoyo offers...

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May 19, 2016

Dubai Municipality appreciates General tech

Dubai Municipality appreciates General tech on the eve of World Metrology Day. General tech services was one of the few calibration laboratories awarded during this occassion. ...

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October 17, 2015

BIG 5

General tech will be participating at the Big 5 exhibition held from the 23rd to the 26th November, 2015. We will be participating with Cromwell tools an industrial supplies company. Ranging from simple screws to hand tools to tool boxes, Cromwell has it all. Visit our stall F20 to know more and to also avail special offers. Contact us to know more...

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October 17, 2015

AUTHORISED SERVICE PROVIDER-HIOKI

After a stringent quality check, we are proud to announce that we are the authorized service provider for HIOKI. General tech is now authorized to repair and calibrate HIOKI products on behalf of HIOKI themselves. Contact us to know more....

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