Internaitional Bureau o Wechts an Meisurs

Coordinates: 48°49′45.55″N 2°13′12.64″E / 48.8293194°N 2.2201778°E / 48.8293194; 2.2201778 The Internaitional Bureau o Wechts an Meisurs (French: Bureau international des poids et mesures), is an internaitional staundarts organisation, ane o three such organisations established tae maintain the Internaitional Seestem o Units (SI) unner the terms o the Metre Convention (Convention du Mètre). The organisation is uisually referred tae by its French ineetialism, BIPM.

Internaitional Bureau o Wechts an Meisurs
French: Bureau international des poids et mesures
Metric seal.svg
Seal o the BIPM
AbbreviationBIPM
Formation20 May 1875
TeepIntergovrenmental
Location
Region served
Warldwide
Offeecial leid
French (offeecial), Inglis
Director
M.J.T. Milton
Wabsteidwww.bipm.org

The BIPM reports tae the Internaitional Committee for Wechts an Meisurs (French: Comité international des poids et mesures, CIPM), which is in turn owerseen bi periodic meetins o the General Conference on Wechts an Meisurs (French: Conférence générale des poids et mesures, CGPM). Thir organisations are an aa commonly referred tae bi thair French ineetialisms.