Water laboratory for testing and type approval of flow meters
Our water laboratory consists of six test benches applied for testing and type approval of different types of meters. It makes FORCE Technology a market leader in regards to testing and type approval of water, heat, process and cooling meters.
Test benches at FORCE TechnologyFORCE Technology's water laboratory is applied for type testing and approval of:
- Water meters
- Heat meters
- Process meters
- Cooling meters
85⁰ test benchThe 85⁰ test bench is applied mostly for type testing of heat and cooling meters.
Flow range: 5-6.000 l/hTemperature: 3-90 ⁰C
Test bench for domestic metersThis test bench is applied for subsequent verification of water and heat meters.
Flow range: 5-3.400 l/h
Temperature: 20-50 ⁰C
150 m3/h test benchThe 150 m3/h test bench is applied for type approval of process, water and heat meters, but can also be applied for other special requirements.
Flow range: 5-150.000 l/h
Temperature: (10) 20-70 ⁰C
Durability test bench for water metersThe Durability test bench is applied for durability test of water meters
Flow range: 600-80.000 l/h
Temperature: 20-50 ⁰C
Durability test bench for heat metersThe Durability test bench is applied for accelerated durability test of heat meters.
350 m3/h test benchThe 350 m3/h test bench is applied for calibration and verification of process and water meters.
Flow range: 1000-325.000 l/hTemperature: 20 ⁰C
1000 m3/h test bench
The test bench is applied for verification and calibration of water, heating anf process meters.
Flow range: 5000 - 1.000.000 l/h
Temperature: 20 ⁰C
Type testing and approval at the water laboratoryAt the water laboratory, we perform type testing of measuring instruments according to international legislation and knowledge of the latest requirements for measuring instruments. We keep our knowledge of type testing and measuring instruments at the highest level through participation in leading global organizations and fora within measuring instruments. For instance, FORCE Technology:
- is the holder of the presidency of CEN/TC176, which prepares the standard EN 1434 for district heating and cooling meters
- is approved to type test water meters according to OIML R49
- is represented in WELMEC, ISO, OIML and CEN.
Calibration of flow meters
FORCE Technology performs accredited calibration of flow meters which ensures that you can document errors and correct...
Verification of measuring instruments
We perform accredited verification of meters, measuring instruments and equipment used as settlement basis and legal...