Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) performs fundamental research and development work in the field of metrology as a basis for all the tasks entrusted to it in the areas concerning the determination of fundamental and natural constants, the realization, maintenance and dissemination of the legal units of the SI, safety engineering, services and metrology for the area regulated by law and for industry, as well as technology transfer. Only fundamental research work performed by PTB itself using latest technologies will enable it to ensure on a long-term basis its metrological competence recognized on the international level, and to extend it further.
The Dominican Institute for Quality (INDOCAL) is the national standards body of the Dominican Republic.
Its mission is to offer standardization, metrology, certification and training services in accordance with international best practices to ensure health and safety and contribute to improving the management of organizations and the country’s competitiveness.
INDOCAL is also a member of the Pan American Standards Commission (COPANT), Codex Alimentarius Commission, Inter-American Metrology System (SIM), Inter American Accreditation Cooperation (IAAC) and member affiliated of the International ELECTROTECHNIC Commission (IEC)