The National Physical Laboratory (NPL), will be hosting an exclusive visit for Fellows of the Academy to the NPL site. NPL is the UK's National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available.


A full programme will be available soon.

The tour will include:

  • NPL instruments lab visit
  • Short presentations from key NPL personnel
  • Visits of other specific labs


Admission fee is £30 (inclusive of VAT) which covers to the cost of administration only. There are 50 spaces available on a first-come, first-served basis. All transport during the visit and lunch will be provided free of charge.


All cancellation requests must be received in writing via email to Events Team. A request for cancellation (and refund) will be accepted up to Wednesday 26 April 2017. Royal Academy of Engineering must make commitments to suppliers at that time and making changes will result in additional costs or penalties. If the cancellation request is received after the deadline, we cannot issue a refund.

For further details about the event, please contact Katie Jones.