Standards in metering


Conference: Metering Africa 2001
Location: Accra, Ghana
Presenter: Nimo Ahinkorah
Abstract: In this paper Ahinkorah presents the standards and standardization process for metering and metering devices. In particular he focusses on standard types, hierarchy of standards, establishing a local reference standard for metering, meter laboratory, meter shops, independent standards laboratory, possible cause for inacurate metering, metrological efforts to address inaccuracies in metering, benefits derived from the verification of meters and concluding comments.