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Verification and Calibration Services

ISO/IEC 17025:2005
Accreditation: AC-1402



Company Profile

Company Profile

VACS CALIBRATION
VACS is a 100% Canadian owned and operated calibration service which has been in business for 30 years, during which we have developed a strong business relationship with our clients across North America.

In 1994, VACS was the first in Canada to be accredited to ISO Guide 25 for Force Calibrations (ASTM E4 “Standard Practices for Force Verification of Testing Machines”). Since then we have achieved the highest international accreditation, ISO 17025 “Competence of Calibration and Testing Laboratories”.

VACS Ltd. is a accredited by the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board/ACLASS.

ACLASS is a signatory to the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) MRA (www.ilac.org). In addition, ACLASS has signed the Asia-Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (APLAC) and the Inter-American Accreditation Cooperation (IAAC) MRAs. APLAC and IAAC are two of the recognized regions of ILAC.

Over the years VACS has expanded its scope of accreditation to cover calibration fields in Force, Pressure, Torque, Hardness, Mass (Weights), Balances and Scales, Temperature, Humidity and Dimensional.

Copies of our ISO 17025 certificate and scope of accreditation can be viewed or printed from our web site at www.calibrations.ca

VACS Ltd. has branches across Canada. Our technical staff are dedicated Metrologists with formal post secondary diplomas in Electrical, Hydraulic, Mechanical, Materials, Physics and Software Development technologies. Not only do we offer professional calibrations, we also assist our clients with economical alternatives to design, repair and upgrade of their testing systems as well as training on testing and quality procedures.

Derek Magee, CET
Owner and QA Manager