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 Expired International Agreements

COUNTRY DATE SIGNED TERMINATION DATE COMMENTS
Argentina September 30, 2002 September 29, 2007 MOU [pdf] with the National Institute for Industrial Technology (INTI) of the Secretariat of Industry for cooperation in chemistry, physics, and engineering measurement science.
Argentina

July 21, 2011

September 30, 2011

MOU [pdf] with Autoridad Regulatoria Nuclear (ARN) through which ARN will pay NIST for NIST Radiochemistry Intercomparison Program for FY2011.
Brazil May 5, 2000 May 5, 2010 MOU [pdf] with the Instituto de Pesquisas Technologicas (IPT) for technical cooperation in chemistry, physics, and engineering measurement sciences.
Egypt December 16, 1996 April 21, 2007 MOU with the National Institute for Standards (NIS) for cooperation in measurement sciences in chemistry, physics and engineering related to standards and conformity assessment.
EURAMET February 22, 2008 February 21, 2013 Collaborative arrangement [pdf] with The European Association of National Metrology Institutes (EUROMET) for cooperation in the fields of metrology and measurement standards.
European Community December 17, 2007 December 16, 2012 MOU [pdf] with European Commission's Joint Research Centre Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements (IRMM) for cooperation on scientific research on measurement standards.
European Union December 14, 2010 December 13, 2012 MOU [pdf] with the European Union to establish the basis for future collaboration.
Finland May 30, 2002 May 29, 2007 MOU [pdf] with the National Technology Agency of the Republic of Finland for cooperation in manufacturing engineering, information technology, materials science, building technology and engineering measurement sciences, standards-related activities and interchange of technical information and experiences.
Germany May 12, 2000 May 11, 2010 MOU [pdf] | Extension [pdf] with Physikalish-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) and the Bundesanstalt fur Materialforshung und-Prufung (BAM) for scientific and technical cooperation in chemistry, physics and engineering measurement sciences, materials technology, standards-related activities and the interchange of technical information and experiences.
Japan December 4, 2009 March 31, 2012 Research Agreement [pdf] with Building Research Institute of rexperimental research on spread of fire to adjacent residential area caused by firebrands from burning residential buildings.
Japan November 30, 2007 November 29, 2012 International Agreement [pdf] with the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) related to single electron tunneling devices.
Japan January 30, 2003 January 29, 2008 Cooperation Agreement [pdf] with the National Institute for Materials Science of Japan concerning technical cooperation in the fields of materials science and engineering mesurement sciences.
Japan July 17, 2001 February 6, 2011 Cooperation Agreement [pdf] | Renewal [pdf] with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology for cooperation in the fields of measurement standards.
Japan

May 12, 2011

May 11, 2013

MOU [pdf] with The General incorporated Foundation VCCI Council for cooperation relating to Accreditation and Registration of Electromagnetic Environment Testing Laboratories.
Korea April 15, 2003 April 14, 2008 Cooperation Agreement with the Korean Institute of Machinery and Material (KIMM) concerning technical cooperation in fire research.
Korea April 1, 2000 March 31, 2010 MOU | Extension [pdf] with the Korean Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) for cooperation in chemistry, physics, and engineering measurement sciences.
Mexico December 4, 1996 January 20, 2007

Implementing Agreement (1996) [pdf] | (Extension (2002) [pdf])with the National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT), the Secretary of Commerce and Industrial Development (SECOFI) and the National Center for Metrology (CENAM) for cooperation in chemistry, physics, engineering measurement sciences, and standards related activities.

Mexico

July 13, 1999

January 20, 2007
Project Annex [pdf] with CENAM for Mutual Recognition of Measurement Capabilities.
People's Republic of China December 9, 2003 December 8, 2008 Protocol [pdf] between the U.S. Department of Commerce and the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China on cooperation in the fields of metrology and standards.
People's Republic of China June 5, 2008 June 4, 2013 Cooperation Agreement [pdf] with the College of Civil Engineering of Hunan University and the Building and Fire Research Laboratory of NIST on cooperative research activities related to robustness and progressive collapse resistance of structures.
People's Republic of China November 8, 2006 November 7, 2011 Agreement on Cooperation [pdf] with the State Key Laboratory of Fire Science on the Study of Fire Safety in Buildings and Industrial Facilities.
People's Republic of China September 2, 2005 September 1, 2010 Protocol [pdf] with the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on cooperation in the fields of chemistry, physics, materials, and engineering measurement sciences.
Russia April 13, 2006 April 12, 2011 MOU [pdf] with the Russian Academy of Sciences for cooperation on chemistry, physics and engineering measurement sciences and standards-related activities.
Saudi Arabia

October 14, 2008

October 13, 2013

Cooperation Agreement [pdf] with the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) concerning technical cooperation on standards-related activities.
Spain October 21, 2008 October 20, 2013 Cooperation Agreement [pdf] with the Universidad Politecnica de Valencia for cooperation in the fields of high-frequency electrical measurements of dielectric materials.
Multilateral May 8, 2009 May 7, 2011 MOU [pdf] between the General Incorporated Foundation VCCI Council and the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program of NIST for cooperation relating to accreditation and registration of electromagnetic environment testing laboratories.
Multilateral September 30, 2005 September 29, 2010 Cooperative Agreement [pdf] with the Standarization and Metrology Organization for the Gulf Cooperation Council for technical cooperation in standards activities to enhance trade.
Regional September 10, 1999 September 9, 2004 Memorandum of Arrangement with NORAMET on Calibration and Measurement Certificates of NMi's.


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