Metrology Services - Services

Calibration & Custom Measurement Services, Accredited Services, Measurement Engineering Consulting, Test Equipment Sales


Calibration & Custom Measurement Services

Northrop Grumman offers a wide range of test equipment related services, including; acquisition, asset management, metrology engineering consulting, calibration and special measurement services. Instrument types cover a wide range of parameters, test characteristics, physical and dimensional values, electrical properties, and other engineering quantities.

  • Services can be tailored to your particular needs
  • Fast turnaround and competitive pricing
  • Recognized quality and dependability of Northrop Grumman

Calibration Services are provided for a wide range of measuring and test equipment, including customer reference standards, related to; manufacturing, product design, test engineering, acceptance qualification as well as R&D. From single calibrations to management of your entire metrology system, these technical services are provided to nearly all industries such as; automotive, environmental, chemical, bio-medical, aerospace and standards laboratories. The Metrology Services Data Sheet provides a summary of these services.

The Metrology Services Capabilities Brochure provides detailed information including the range and scope of our measurement capability and our typical measurement uncertainties. A list of typical instruments serviced is shown here: Typical Instruments Serviced.

We encourage all inquiries to discuss your exact calibration and measurement needs.

Accredited Services
Northrop Grumman is AS9100C certified. Measurements and calibrations are performed in compliance to ISO 17025, ANSI/NCSL Z540-1-1994, ANSI/NCSL Z540.3-2006 and/or ISO 17025 Accredited based on customer request. New to the Scope of Accreditation is Torque and Temperature.
ISO 17025 Accredited Calibrations
  • S-parameters 45 MHz to 110 GHz
  • RF power 100 KHz to 110 GHz
  • RF noise 10 MHz to 110 GHz
  • Time and frequency
  • DC voltage
  • AC voltage
  • Resistance

Test Equipment Sales

Northrop Grumman typically has several thousand pieces of test equipment available for resale. We carry all makes and models. Please check our Sales Listing for items currently available. To contact us, e-mail: Berzette Neal, or call (310) 812-1394.

Before ordering, please read the Terms & Conditions information. Click here to download and fill out the Equipment Fax Order Form.

Measurement Engineering Consulting

Northrop Grumman has a staff of engineers and quality assurance personnel available for a wide range of technical consulting related to measurement and calibration. Consulting services range from the practical application of measurement theory and state of the art measurements to managing processes in the metrology environment.

NOTE: Measurements are NIST Traceable for parameters and frequencies supported by NIST.

Characterization/Special Measurement
Parameter Test Type Range
Phase Noise - One/Two Oscillator Technique 50 MHz to 110 GHz
Network Analysis 45 MHz to 110 GHz
Power (not directly NIST traceable) 110 GHz to 180 GHz
Training System Development and Review
Training System Development and Review Courses may be customized per customer requirements. Course instructors are selected for their experience and practical knowledge in a given discipline
  • Calibration/Measurement Techniques
  • Equipment Use/Limitations
  • Software/Instrument Control
    • HP VEE
    • National Instruments LabView
    • C
    • HP BASIC

  • Metrology
    • In-house and on-site metrology training services are available for a variety of disciplines
  • Measurement Systems/Software
    • Calibration/test system design
    • Measurement/test methodology review and development
    • Procedure/software generation

  • Calibration System Review and Development
    • Uncertainty analysis
    • Policy documentation
    • Compliance with ISO 9000, ANSI/NCSL Z540