UKRAINE   
Area: 603,7 thousand-sq. km
Population: 45.8 millions inhabitants
Capital:Kiev
last update: 20.07.2016

 

The legal basis of the metrology system of Ukraine is the Law “On metrology and metrological activity”.

The metrology system of Ukraine includes:

·           National Metrology Service;

·           legal and regulatory framework, including legislative acts, technical regulations and other legal and regulatory acts that govern the relations in the field of metrology and metrological activity;

·           National Standards Base and the system of transferring the sizes of the units of measurement;

·           system of voluntary accreditation of calibration laboratories, as well as the system of accreditation of testing laboratories and conformity assessment bodies;

·           educational institutions, scientific and research institutions and organizations that disseminate knowledge and experience in the field of metrology and metrological activity.

The National Metrology Service includes:

·           central executive body that ensures the formation of the state policy in the field of metrology and metrological activity;

·           central executive body that realizes the state policy in the field of metrology and metrological activity;

·           central executive body that realizes the state policy in the field of metrological supervision;

·           scientific metrology centres;

·           state enterprises in the field of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine;

·           State Service of Universal Time and Reference Frequencies;

·           State Service of Reference Materials of Composition and Properties of Substances and Materials;

·           State Service of Reference Data on Physical Constants and Properties of Substances and Materials;

·           metrology services of the central executive bodies, other state bodies, enterprises and organizations;

·           bodies of conformity assessment of measuring instruments and verification laboratories.

All the activities on ensuring the functioning and development of metrology system are coordinated by the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine.

The Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine: Mr. Aivaras Abromavicius

Address:                        12/2 Grushevskogo Str., Kyiv, 01008, Ukraine

Telephone:         +38 044 528 92 27

Fax:                   +38 044 528 90 14

E-mail:               dtr@me.gov.ua, tnv@me.gov.ua

Website:                        www.me.gov.ua

One of the activities of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine is to provide the development and realization of the state policy in the field of technical regulation (standardization, metrology, certification, conformity assessment (confirmation), accreditation of conformity assessment bodies, quality management), including:

·           provision of statutory regulation in the field of metrology and metrological activity;

·           organization of conducting the fundamental researches in the field of metrology;

·           provision of maintenance and improvement of the National Standards Base;

·           development or participation in the development of the state scientific and scientific-technical programs related to ensuring the uniformity of measurements;

·           representation and participation of Ukraine in the activities of international, European and other regional metrology organizations;

·           exercising of other powers established by the laws and imposed on it by the acts of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

SCIENTIFIC METROLOGY CENTRES

National Scientific Centre “Institute of Metrology” (NSC “IM”)

General Director : Prof., Dr. Pavel Neyezhmakov

Address:                        42 Mironositskaya Str., Kharkiv, 61002, Ukraine

Telephone:         +38 057 700 34 09

Fax:                   +38 057 700 34 47

E-mail:               info@metrology.kharkov.ua

NSC Institute of Metrology”:

·           carries out the fundamental scientific and applied scientific researches in the field of metrology;

·           participates in the development of state programs on metrology, concepts of these programs and the concept of development of metrology system in Ukraine;

·           carries out the research and development works related to the creation, improvement, maintenance, comparison, use of the national standards, the establishment of the systems of transferring the sizes of the of units of measurements (providing metrological traceability with account for the needs of the national economy and international experience);

·           participates in the drafting of technical regulations of other legal and regulatory acts, as well as the normative documents in the field of metrology and metrological activity;

·           performs functions of the Head Center of the Service of Universal Time and Reference Frequencies;

·           performs functions of the scientific and methodological center of the Service of Reference Materials of Composition and Properties of Substances and Materials;

·           coordinates the scientific and metrological activity related to the measurements and calculations of time in the territory of Ukraine;

·           provides intersectional coordination and scientific-methodological support on works on the development and use of reference materials of composition and properties of substances and materials;

·           performs the works on conformity assessment of legally regulated measuring instruments to the technical regulations in case of its appointment as a conformity assessment body;

·           carries out the verification of legally regulated measuring instruments in operation according to the respective types and subtypes of measurements, which have internationally recognized calibration and measurement capabilities, and/or with the use of national standards, provided the empowerment to carry out the verification of the relevant measuring instruments;

·           maintains and uses the national standards of the units of physical quantities in the types and subtypes of measurements assigned to it;

·           carries out the calibrations of measuring instruments used in and/or out of the field of legally regulated metrology;

·           carries out the measurements in the field of legally regulated metrology;

·           develops measurement, verification and calibration techniques;

·           provides the management of the information fund of national standards and reference materials appropriate for use in verification of legally regulated measuring instruments;

·           provides cooperation with the international metrology organizations;

·           ensures the activity of the national secretariats of international, intergovernmental and regional metrology organizations: CGPM, EASC, COOMET, EURAMET.

The State Enterprise “All-Ukrainian State Research and Production Center for Standardization, Metrology, Certification and Consumers' Rights Protection” (SE “Ukrmetrteststandard”)

General Director: Mr. Dmitry Sabatovich

Address:                        4 Metrologichna Str., Kyiv, 03680, Ukraine

Telephone:         +38 044 526 52 29

Fax:                   +38 044 526 42 60

E-mail:               ukrcsm@ukrcsm.kiev.ua

SE “Ukrmetrteststandard”:

·           is the Head Centre of Metrology Service of Ukraine;

·           is the scientific and methodological center of the Service of Reference Data on Physical Constants and Properties of Substances and Materials;

·           carries out the research and development works related to the creation, maintenance, ensuring the functioning and improvement of the national standards of Ukraine;

·           provides the management of the register of approved types of measuring instruments of Ukraine.

The State Enterprise “Scientific-Research Institute for Metrology of Measurement and Control Systems” (DP NDI “Systema”).

Director:           Dr. Vasiliy Parakuda

Address:                        6 Kryvonosa Str., Lviv, 79008, Ukraine

Telephone:         +38 0322 72 89 39

Fax:                   +38 0322 35 84 49

E-mail:               office@dndi-systema.lviv.ua

DP NDI “Systema”:

·           is the head organization for acoustics, ultrasound and hydroacoustics;

·           is the head organization for metrology and metrological provision of measurement and management systems;

·           is the head organization for the metrological provision of technical protection of information;

·           is the organizational and methodological center for certification the short-term accommodation services (hotel services);

·           performs the functions of Secretariat of the National Technical Committee for Standardization in the field of quality management;

·           carries out fundamental and applied scientific researches in the field of acoustic, ultrasonic and hydroacoustic measurements related to the creation, improvement, maintenance and application of national standards, the establishment of the systems of transferring the sizes of the of units of measurements;

·           participates in the drafting of technical regulations of other legal and regulatory acts, as well as normative documents in the field of metrology and metrological activity.

The State Enterprise “Ivano-Frankivsk Scientific and Production Center for Standardization, Metrology and Certification” (SE “Ivano-Frankivskstandartmetrology”)

General Director:         Dr. Ivan Saevych

Address:                        127, Vovchynetska Str., Ivano-Frankivsk, 76007, Ukraine

Telephone:         +38 03422 6 68 84

Fax:                   +38 0342 53 02 00

E-mail:               dcsms@if.ukrtel.net

Website:            http://www.ifdcsms.com.ua

SE “Ivano-Frankivskstandartmetrology”:

·           carries out the fundamental scientific researches in the field of metrology, as well as the works related to the development and implementation of the state programs on metrology and conception of development of the metrological system of Ukraine in the field of measurements of gas volume and volume flow rate;

·           carries out the applied scientific researches and scientific research works related to the creation, improvement, maintenance, comparison, and use of the national primary and secondary standards, the establishment of the systems of transferring the sizes of the of units of measurements;

·           coordinates and carries out the scientific-methodological support of works on maintenance of uniformity of measurements in the field of measurements of gas volume and volume flow rate;

·           carries out the conformity assessment of the measuring instruments;

·           carries out the calibrations and verifications of the measuring instruments;

·           carries out the measurements in the field of legally regulated metrology;

·           provides the management of the information fund in the field of measurements of gas volume and volume flow rate;

·           participates in the international cooperation on the measurements of gas volume and volume flow rate.