As the national standards laboratory for mass, we hold the Swedish kilogram mass standard. We provide Swedish trade and industry with services to improve methods of measurement and methods for more reliable results of determination of mass.
The entire chain of traceability

As the country's national standards laboratory, we can provide the entire chain of traceability that modern quality systems require: in other words, all weighing instruments can be traced back to us.

Calibration, certification and training

We offer calibration of weights and weighing instruments of all types and sizes, together with certification and training when required. Our knowledge and experience are unique, enabling us to offer expert advice and help on measurement methods to trade and industry in order to optimise methods and results.

Testing and approval of weighing instruments

RISE performs type examination and testing of all kinds of weighing instruments, and type approval certificates are issued.Read more...

Determination of mass and density

We can calibrate your weights and weighing instruments, as well as measure density and calibrate your density meters.Read more...


We can help you by calibrating and verifying your balance weights. Read more...

Related Information


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Contact Persons

Lisbeth Neugebauer

Phone: +46 10 516 53 69

Bengt Gutfelt

Phone: +46 10 516 54 76

Jukka IsoPahkala

Phone: +46 10 516 54 77

RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, Phone 010-516 50 00, E-mail

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