Corporate Projects Office Contacts

Corporate Projects Office Contacts

  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 467 , P.O.S., Trinidad and Tobago W.I.
  • Tel: (868) 662-8827 Ext 2532 or 2533
  • Fax: (868) 663-4335
  • Email: projects@ttbs.org.tt

PROJECT 216 – IMPLEMENTATION OF THE METROLOGY ACT

The need for reliable measurement is critical that most countries and certainly all of the industrialised nations have developed National Metrology Systems for the control and support of measurement.

GOAL

The goal of this project is to facilitate the:

  • Development of a National Metrology System
  • Establishment of the SI/Metric System as the Legal System of Measurement in Trinidad and Tobago

 

IMPACTS/ DELIVERABLES

  • Better returns from direct quantification of saleable commodities e.g. gasoline, prepackaged goods
  • Improved quality in industry and exports
  • Increased effectiveness in the enforcement of legislation and taxation that is measurement dependent
  • Improved levels of Safety
  • Better quality Health care
  • Increases in consumer confidence
  • Increased attractiveness of Trinidad and Tobago as an investment target

 

 

Contact Us

Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards
1-2 Century Drive
Trincity Industrial Estate
Macoya , Tunapuna
Trinidad and Tobago , W.I

Tel: (868) 662-8827
Fax: (868) 663-4335
Email: ttbs@ttbs.org.tt
Website: www.ttbs.org.tt

ISO 9001:2015 Certified

iso_mag