According to BEAMEX, calibration is a standard comparison of the measurement device to be regulated against a traceable reference standard/device.
Perhaps all measurement devices measure wrong but a calibration tells only how wrong they are.
The importance of Calibration for Bangladeshi Companies
Calibration is essential for Bangladeshi companies as it helps them to ensure the accuracy and reliability of their measuring instruments, maintain quality control, comply with regulations, reduce costs, increase customer satisfaction, and protect their reputation.
Calibration plays significant role for Bangladeshi companies as mentioned below-
Calibration ensures that the measuring instruments used to test and monitor the quality of products are accurate and reliable. This helps companies to maintain consistent quality levels, meet customer requirements, and avoid costly product recalls.
Many industries in Bangladesh are subject to regulatory requirements that mandate the use of calibrated measuring instruments. Calibration helps companies to comply with these regulations and avoid penalties.
Calibration helps companies to identify and correct any measurement errors in their instruments, which can lead to significant cost savings by reducing waste, improving process efficiency, and preventing the need for rework.
Reliable and accurate measurements are essential for customer satisfaction, especially in industries such as healthcare and pharmaceuticals, where precision is critical. Calibration ensures that companies are providing customers with accurate and consistent results, leading to increased trust and loyalty.
A company’s reputation for quality and reliability is vital in Bangladesh’s competitive business environment. Calibration helps companies to maintain their reputation by ensuring that their measuring instruments are accurate and reliable.
Main noticeable things for a calibration user of a company :
• Users should forward devices to the calibration coordinator if new batteries are required.
• Equipment users should inform the calibration coordinator if there is any damage in the calibration label to get the perfect reading.
• Sort out all the expired & non portable instruments calibrations before use.
• Users should maintain proper use, soft handling and storage for assigned test machines.
Pros & Cons of hiring a Calibration Company
Calibration companies have the expertise, equipment, and experience to accurately calibrate a wide range of instruments and equipment. Which can assure that your equipment is functioning properly and providing accurate results.
Precisely they maintain industrial standards and regulations with ensurance that your equipment meets all the requirements. This can help you avoid costly fines or other consequences for non-compliance.
Furthermore, attempting to calibrate equipment in-house can be time-consuming and also expensive, as it requires purchasing and maintaining specialized equipment, training staff and taking employees away from other tasks. Hiring a calibration company can save your time and money by outsourcing this task to experts who can complete it quickly and efficiently.
Calibration companies provide documentation and certificates to demonstrate that your equipment has been properly calibrated which can be useful for audits, compliance checks, and other purposes.
Though there are lots of advantages of calibration, some drawbacks also emerge which are not avoidable. For example,most often hiring a calibration company can be expensive, especially if you need to have multiple instruments or pieces of equipment calibrated. However, it is important to consider the potential costs of not calibrating your equipment properly, such as inaccurate results, fines, or other consequences.
Accordingly, when you hire a calibration company, you are relying on their expertise and equipment to calibrate your instruments. This can limit your ability to control the process and ensure that it is done exactly to your specifications.
By outsourcing calibration to a third-party, you are placing some degree of dependence on their services. This can create a risk if the calibration company is not reliable.
Tips and Tricks to select a Calibration Service
How and when one should ask for calibration services, there is no accurate answer, whereas it depends on many aspects. Some of the things you should consider:
- Criticality of the measurement creates a doubt
- Manufacturer’s recommendation
- Stability history of the instrument
- Regulatory requirements and quality systems
- The reference standard in calibration must be traceable
Why should a company hire us- “Quality Calibration Solution”?
Accuracy and reliability of devices is the core thing to run a factory or company smoothly. So, it is necessary to be very careful in choosing the Best Calibration Service Provider. In Bangladesh our company namely ‘Quality Calibration Solution’ could be your one stop solution. As a Bangladeshi 17025 Accredited Calibration Lab, ‘Quality Calibration Solution’ is promised to put a significant impact on your equipment by the supervision of high qualified & well-trained engineers to save your organization from measurement uncertainty.
Sincerely ‘Quality Calibration Solution’ provides highly expertise on- site calibration service in the city of Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet or anywhere in Bangladesh. It values your time and money by avoiding the hazards of transporting your instruments to a Calibration Lab.
So, when is the suitable time for a company to hire us?
In industrial process conditions, the most common motives are:
- Accuracy of all instrumental measurements deteriorate over time
- Demand of calibration sporadically by the Regulatory compliance of national or international level
- Quality System entails calibration
- Monetary transfer depends on the measurement results
- To maintain good quality product
- Safety issues for customers and employees e.g textile & pharmaceutical Calibration
- To protect the Environment with respective reasons