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RIC at Alger, Algeria (Region I)

(Information on this webpage is based on the Report from the RIC received in May 2017.
Please refer to the RIC's website for the latest information.)
 
General Information
Address: Office National de la Météorologie, 1, Av. Med Khemisti, BP 153 16033 Alger, Algeria
Website: www.meteo.dz
Contact person: Kheireddine AKLIL
Email: k.aklil@meteo.dz
Tel: +213 21 50 69 10
Fax: +213 21 50 88 49  / +213 21 50 89 50
Calibration capabilities: Temperature, Relative Humidity, Atmospheric Pressure, Solar Radiation
 
Specific Information on instrument calibration capabilities
Temperature
Instrument Undergoing Calibration
Calibration Range
Reference standard, Equipment
Calibration and Measurement Capability (CMC)*
Traceability of Reference equipment
Last standard calibration date
Calibration body

Alcohol/Mercury thermometer

-20 °C to +60 °C

Precision thermometry

0.2 °C

March 2015

Schneider (Germany)

Status of accreditation (date of the latest accreditation):
Link to the accreditation certificate
Accreditation body:
 
Relative Humidity
Instrument Undergoing Calibration
Calibration Range
Reference standard, Equipment
Calibration and Measurement Capability (CMC)*
Traceability of Reference equipment
Last standard calibration date
Calibration body

Hygrometer

10 to 98 %

HygroPalm

0.1 % (10%RH)

0.5 % (60% RH)

1.2 (90% RH)

January 2017

ROTRONIC

(France)

Status of accreditation (date of the latest accreditation):
Link to the accreditation certificate
Accreditation body:
 
Atmospheric Pressure
Instrument Undergoing Calibration
Calibration Range
Reference standard, Equipment
Calibration and Measurement Capability (CMC)*
Traceability of Reference equipment
Last standard calibration date
Calibration body

Digital barometers

0 to

1100 hPa

Barometer CPC6000 IS50; Nitrogen Generator CPC600

 (0.005 mbar + 2x10-5 P) 

September 2016

Mensor (USA)

Digital barometers

500 to

1100 hPa

 Barometer reference P501

  (0.03 mbar + 2x10-5 P) 

July 2016

MechanicalPrecision

(France)

Status of accreditation (date of the latest accreditation):
Link to the accreditation certificate
Accreditation body:
 
Solar Radiation
Instrument Undergoing Calibration
Calibration Range
Reference standard, Equipment
Calibration and Measurement Capability (CMC)*
Traceability of Reference equipment
Last standard calibration date
Calibration body

Pyranometer

 

 pyrheliometer

< 5 %

AHF pyrheliometer 

N°29225

Installed in Tamanrasset

0.2 % to 0.3 %

 

September 2010

Reference Calibration every five (05) years in Davos

Comparaison with the global reference 

Davos

Status of accreditation (date of the latest accreditation):
Link to the accreditation certificate
Accreditation body:
 

* A CMC (calibration and measurement capability) is the smallest uncertainty (k=2) of measurement that can be expected to be achieved by the RIC during a calibration under normal conditions. This CMC is evaluated by the RIC itself and described in the scope of accreditation of the RIC, if available.

 
Further Information
 
 



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