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The Kingdom of Belgium

The Kingdom of Belgium became a Member State in 1875.

Representatives of the NMIs or designated institutes of the Kingdom of Belgium (see CIPM MRA) participate in the following Consultative Committees:


  Metrology Division
Service Métrologie Scientifique (SMD)
Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 16
1000 Brussels
Tel.: + 32 02 206 46 63
Fax: + 32 02 206 57 41
Web: https://economie.fgov.be/fr/themes/qualite-securite/la-metrologie
Participating in the CIPM MRA since: 14 October 1999

Signed by: Herman VOORHOF (Conseiller Général, Metrology Division)
  • Quality and Safety Department, Ministry of Economic Affairs (Metrology Division), Brussels

  • Designated institute(s):
  • For ionizing radiation: dosimetry, neutron measurements: Nuclear Calibration Laboratory, Belgian Nuclear Research Centre (SCK.CEN/LNK), Mol (from 28 January 2013)

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    The following institutes are authorized to use the CIPM MRA logo, for the fields of measurement supported by CMCs published in the KCDB:

    SMD from 29 November 2006

    Over the last 15 years this State has benefited from BIPM comparison and calibration services in the following fields:

    • Electricity
    • Ionizing Radiation (for Belgium. traceability to the BIPM in the field of dosimetry is established though BIPM calibrations made for the IAEA)
    • Mass
    • Time

    BIPM calibration certificates issued to the Kingdom of Belgium and/or its NMI(s)

    Delegates at the meeting of the CGPM in November 2018:
    • Mr Hugo Pirée (Head of Delegation)

    Nationals having participated in/benefited from the BIPM CBKT programme:

    National institutes having sponsored a BIPM CBKT initiative (in full or in part):

    • No sponsorship yet

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