The Test Department of VNIIM has been working in the Institute for more than 40 years. Today it renders the following services:
- tests of measuring instruments for the pattern approval;
- preparation of documents related to mutual recognition of tests results;
- voluntary certification of measuring instruments;
- accreditation of metrological services of legal entities for the right to issue certificates authorizing calibration of measuring instruments;
- certification of testing equipment.
The staff of the department consists of 9 members, and most of them are highly skilled experts who have been working at VNIIM for many years.