In December 2013 the Fraunhofer-Center for High Temperature Materials and Design HTL was certified according to ISO 9001:2008 by the German Management System Certification Company DQS in both of its locations, Bayreuth and Würzburg. In December 2015, the certification of the location Münchberg followed, then in December 2016, the recertification according to the new standard ISO 9001: 2015 followed.
The quality management of Fraunhofer-Center HTL is referring to development and characterization of high temperature materials, components and processes. Furthermore the scope of certification also covers the sampling with ceramic components, fibers, fiber composite components, slurries and coatings. The certification includes all internal processes: commercial as well as technical operations. All processes have been optimized in view of efficiency and customer satisfaction. The service capability of all processes is reviewed on a regular basis.