Quality Policy

Quartus’ company values of Integrity and Curiosity means we take pride and ownership in all aspects of our work and believe in doing it right even if no one is watching. Our unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional quality and meeting our customers' objectives is at the core of everything we do. We build highly collaborative teams with our customers to understand their needs and provide adaptable solutions to their ever-evolving engineering challenges. As lifelong teachers and learners, we are committed to continuous improvement and to drive excellence in all aspects of our work, while embracing bold solutions that push the boundaries of what is possible to solve the world's most complex engineering problems.

ISO 9001 Certified

Quartus, an ISO 9001:2015 certified company, is dedicated to meeting the diverse needs of our customers operating in tightly regulated industries, such as space flight hardware or medical devices. Our Quality Management System (QMS) is designed to provide flexibility and adaptability, ensuring that we can effectively align with our customers' specific processes, documentation, and risk requirements.

While our projects always adhere to the minimum requirements outlined in ISO 9001, we consistently go above and beyond to surpass these standards. We recognize the unique challenges and designs presented to us, and therefore, our commitment to quality extends beyond the minimum criteria.

Throughout the Request for Proposal (RFP) process for this project, Quartus will thoroughly review the requirements and develop a customized Quality Plan. This plan will be tailored to address the specified needs and even account for any unstated but essential elements necessary to fulfill the intended design objectives. Our aim is to ensure the highest level of quality, reliability, and compliance for the successful completion of this project.


Quartus understands that every project has intellectual property that must be protected and preserved. Our dedication to maintaining the highest standards in data protection is reflected in our ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) registration and compliance with DFAR 252.204-7012.

ITAR Registered

Our ITAR registration signifies our ability and responsibility to manage controlled technical data related to defense articles and services. This prestigious recognition underscores our commitment to international standards and regulatory frameworks, assuring you that your sensitive data is handled with the utmost care and in strict accordance with ITAR requirements.

Why ITAR Matters

  • Global Compliance: ITAR compliance ensures that our practices align with international regulations, promoting responsible handling of sensitive data on a global scale.
  • Defense Article Expertise: Handling controlled technical data related to defense articles requires specialized knowledge, and our ITAR registration attests to our proficiency in managing such information.
  • Stringent Security Measures: Our ITAR registration is a testament to the stringent security measures we have in place, ensuring the protection and confidentiality of your data at every stage.

DFAR 252.204-7012 Compliant

We adhere strictly to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) 252.204-7012, ensuring that we implement robust cybersecurity measures to protect covered defense information (CDI). Our compliance guarantees that your data is handled and stored securely, meeting the stringent requirements set forth by the Department of Defense (DoD).

Our Security Measures

  • Encryption: All data transmission and storage are encrypted to safeguard information from unauthorized access.
  • Access Controls: We implement stringent access controls to ensure that only authorized personnel have access to sensitive information.
  • Regular Audits: Our security protocols undergo regular audits to identify and address potential vulnerabilities, ensuring continuous improvement in our cybersecurity measures.
  • Employee Training: Our team is well-trained in security best practices, fostering a culture of awareness and responsibility to protect customer data.