The University of Salford Acoustic Test & Calibration Laboratory provides an independent acoustic calibration service, with fast turnaround times to minimize equipment down time when you book your calibrations in advance.
We offer both UKAS accredited and traceable sound level meter calibration, as well as calibration of sound calibrators, microphones and tapping machines.
Our service is tailored towards the calibration needs of acoustic consultancies local authorities, construction, product design and other acoustic-related industries. We have also designed a specific calibration service for those carrying out pre-completion testing to The Building Regulations 2010 – Approved Document E ‘Resistance to the Passage of Sound’.
Please contact us directly for pricing and availability.
Many of our acoustic calibrations are accredited by external UKAS auditors to confirm our procedures meet the requirements of ‘BS EN ISO 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories’.
Opting for a UKAS accredited laboratory provides security in the laboratory’s competence, reliability and adherence to best practice. Using an accredited laboratory also supports your due diligence in the event of legal action.
We currently offer the following acoustic calibrations with UKAS accreditation (UKAS accredited Calibration Laboratory No. 0801):-
SOUND LEVEL METER CALIBRATION
If you do not require full UKAS accreditation, you can choose to have your instrumentation calibrated traceable to national standards. In addition to all the items above we can carry out traceable calibrations/tests of:-
As an independent laboratory not tied to any instrument manufacturers, we support instrumentation from all manufacturers including:-
We minimize the inconvenience caused by equipment downtime by providing:-