Tag: Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS)

GNBS launches 2021 National Quality Awards Programme

GNBS launches 2021 National Quality Awards Programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 19, 2021

To recognise businesses for their commitment to quality systems and best practices, the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) on ... Read More

Revised MoU signed between GNBS and GEA to ensure reliable measurements in local petroleum industry

Revised MoU signed between GNBS and GEA to ensure reliable measurements in local petroleum industry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) recently revised and fortified a memorandum of understanding (MOU) it signed with the ... Read More

GNBS, GRDB host sensitization workshop on moisture meters and scales

GNBS, GRDB host sensitization workshop on moisture meters and scales

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) in collaboration with the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) today Wednesday, February 10, ... Read More

Government monitoring increases in the cost of construction materials

Government monitoring increases in the cost of construction materials

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 26, 2021

...holds meeting with stakeholders from several regions While the cost of sand and cement has remained fairly stable, the price ... Read More

GNBS clarifies calibration of speed guns and breathalysers

GNBS clarifies calibration of speed guns and breathalysers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 6, 2020

With reference to a news report article published by News Room on December 04, 2020 “GNBS unable to calibrate breathalyser ... Read More

Press Release – GNBS now capable of testing Concrete Hollow Blocks

Press Release – GNBS now capable of testing Concrete Hollow Blocks

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 17, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is now fully capable of testing the compressive strength of locally manufactured concrete ... Read More

GNBS updates COVID-19 public advisory

GNBS updates COVID-19 public advisory

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 6, 2020

As Guyana and the rest of the world tries to come to grip with the impact of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) ... Read More

GNBS ANNOUNCES PREPAREDNESS FOR ROLE IN OIL AND GAS SECTOR

GNBS ANNOUNCES PREPAREDNESS FOR ROLE IN OIL AND GAS SECTOR

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 9, 2020

Through its mandate from the Weights and Measures Act of 1981, the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is required ... Read More

GNBS discusses increase use of metric system with Min. Norton

GNBS discusses increase use of metric system with Min. Norton

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 2, 2019

Encouraging sport reporters to utilise the metric system when writing or broadcasting their news stories, was a topic that came ... Read More

Mercy Hospital upgrades its laboratory equipment

Mercy Hospital upgrades its laboratory equipment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 18, 2018

-as medical institution continues its rapid technological advancement to meet U.S.A standards       Georgetown, Guyana:  October 18, 2018- In synch with ... Read More

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