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Calibration Services

Alpha Scientific offers a variety of popular in-house and on-site calibration services. Some of these are provided and or coordinated through our Melbourne head office, while other services are provided through our national calibration network partners with field service technicians being available in most states of Australia and in New Zealand. Some equipment is calibrated to a NATA (*)  standard to meet more stringent requirements, whereas other equipment is calibrated to the manufacturers factory standards and or other local and or international standards.

Environmental Sensors

  • Temperature Sensors
  • Humidity Sensors
  • Differential Pressure Sensors
  • Gas Sensors

Particle Counters & Spectrometers

  • Handheld Air Optical Particle Counters (NATA/ ISO 21501-4) *
  • Portable Air Optical Particle Counters (NATA/ ISO 21501-4) *
  • Remote Air Optical Particle Counters (NATA/ ISO 21501-4) *
  • Liquid Particle Counters
  • Palas Aerosol Spectrometers

Aerosol Photometers

  • Aerosol Photometers (HEPA Filter Testing) (*)

Air Samplers

  • Microbial Air Samplers

Dust & Air Quality Monitoring

Particle Size Analyzers

  • Shimadzu SALD 201V Particle Size Analyzer (*)
  • Shimadzu SALD-2300 Particle Size Analyzer (*)
  • Shimadzu SALD-7500 Nano Particle Size Analyzer (*)
  • Shimadzu iSpect DIA-10 Particle Size Analyzer (*)
  • Shimadzu Aggregates Particle Size Analyzer (*)

Filter & Mask Testing

  • Palas PMFT-1000 Filter and Mask Testing Systems
  • Palas PMFT-1000-M Filter and Mask Testing Systems
  • Palas PMFT-1000-F Filter and Mask Testing Systems

Air Velocity & Mass Flow

  • Air Velocity Sensors
  • Mass Flow Meters
  • Hotwire Anemometers
  • Vane Anemometers
  • Air Balancing Hoods
  • Manometers / Pressure Meters
(*) Provided by a third party service providers
In the world of scientific and environmental monitoring, accuracy and precision are paramount. To ensure the reliability of your data and the effectiveness of your operations, regular equipment calibration is an essential practice. The calibration services section below covers the numerous benefits of having your scientific and environmental monitoring equipment recalibrated annually.
Maintaining Accuracy

Precision is crucial in scientific research and environmental monitoring. Calibrating your equipment annually helps ensure that your instruments remain accurate. Over time, instruments can drift and lose their calibration, leading to inaccurate data and potentially costly errors. Regular calibration ensures that your equipment provides reliable and consistent measurements, giving you confidence in your results.

Compliance with Standards

Many industries and regulatory bodies require adherence to specific calibration standards. Regular calibration helps you stay in compliance with these standards, avoiding potential legal and regulatory issues. It also demonstrates your commitment to producing reliable and accurate data, which can enhance your reputation in the industry.

Quality Assurance

Calibrated equipment contributes to better quality control in your operations. By maintaining the accuracy of your instruments, you reduce the risk of producing faulty products or making incorrect decisions based on flawed data. This, in turn, can save you time and money by preventing costly errors.

Extended Equipment Lifespan

Regular calibration can extend the lifespan of your equipment. Calibration identifies and addresses minor issues early on, preventing them from becoming major problems that could lead to equipment failure. This proactive approach can save you the expense of frequent equipment replacements.

Improved Safety

In some applications, the incorrect measurements produced by uncalibrated equipment can pose safety risks. For example, in environmental monitoring, inaccurate data might lead to incorrect environmental assessments, potentially endangering public health. Regular calibration helps mitigate these risks and ensures a safer working environment.

Enhanced Data Quality

Accurate and precise data are essential for making informed decisions. Calibrated equipment provides the high-quality data needed for research, analysis, and decision-making, improving the overall effectiveness of your scientific and environmental monitoring efforts. calibration services

Cost Savings

While regular calibration involves an initial investment, it can save you money in the long run. Preventing errors and equipment failures reduces downtime, repair costs, and the need for frequent replacements. Additionally, accurate data can lead to more efficient resource allocation and cost-effective problem-solving. calibration services

Customer Confidence

When customers or clients rely on your data and services, demonstrating a commitment to calibration instills confidence in your brand. It signifies your dedication to providing accurate and dependable results, fostering trust and long-term relationships with your customers. calibration services

Regular equipment calibration is not just a routine maintenance task; it’s a critical practice that directly impacts the accuracy, quality, and safety of your scientific and environmental monitoring efforts. By investing in annual calibration, you not only ensure the reliability of your data but also reap numerous long-term benefits, including compliance, cost savings, and enhanced customer trust.

Make calibration an integral part of your equipment maintenance strategy to enjoy these advantages and maintain a competitive edge in your industry. Alpha Scientific also offers a range of calibration systems and instruments which may be purchased and used for the calibration of specific types of equipment.Calibration services