RIC Morocco

RIC at Casablanca, Morocco (Region I)

(Information on this webpage is based on the latest report from the RIC. 
Please refer to the RIC's website for the latest information.)
General Site Information
Address: Direction de la Météorologie Nationale, Avenue Capitane Tayeb Naciri, administrative complex Hay Hassani, 20220 Casablanca, Morocco
Website: http://cri.marocmeteo.ma/
Contact person: Mounir AZIZ
Email: azizmounir@gmail.com
Tel:  +212 522 90 20 08
Fax: +212 522 90 85 93
Calibration capabilities: Temperature, Relative Humidity, Atmospheric Pressure, Precipitation, 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
Resistance thermometer PT100

-20 to 60 °C

SPRT 100 (ISOTECH)
0.065 °C
26 July 2019
MCC
accreditation n°MCI/CA/AL34.01/2008
Triple point of water cell
Gallium fixed point cell
Liquid in Glass thermometer
MicroK precision thermometry bridge
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

Capacitive hygrometer

 
10 to 90 %RH
 
 
 

Dew Point Mirror type MBW473

2 %RH
 
26 July 2019
MCC
accreditation n°MCI/CA/AL34.01/2008

Display hygrometer

Hygrogen generator

   Hygrograph

Climatic chamber

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
Electric/Digital barometers
500 to 1100 hPa (absolute pressure)

Barometer CPC6000 IS50; Nitrogen Generator CPC600

0.02 hPa + 3.5*10-5 P
26 March 2019
DH Pressure Calibration Lab
accreditation COFRAC N:2.1033
Pressure gauge
 

1 to 25 bars (gauge pressure)

 

Manometer CPC6000 IS-50; Nitrogen Generator CPC 6000

15 + 4.5*10-5 P [Pa]
 
Status of accreditation (date of the latest accreditation):
Link to the accreditation certificate
Accreditation body:
Precipitation
Instrument Undergoing Calibration
Calibration Range
Reference standard, Equipment
Calibration and Measurement Capability (CMC)*
Traceability of Reference equipment
Last standard calibration date
Calibration body
Tipping bucket rain gauge (0.1; 0.2; 0.5 mm resolution)

0 to 10 mm/minute

Pluvio Precipitation Weighing Gauge
0.3 %
21 May 2018
National Metrology Lab

"Pump drive" model MCP

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

up to 1400 W/m²

Kipp & Zonnen Calibration bench (with projector)
1 %
August 2018
Kipp&Zonen
Pyrheliometer
 
Pyrheliometer
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 of measurement that can be expected to be achieved by the RIC during a calibration. This CMC is evaluated by the RIC itself and described in the scope of accreditation of the RIC, if available.

Further Information
Report of the RIC (February 2020)