Quality Committee

According to the Statutes, the Quality Committee has the following tasks:

  • To draw up the Quality and Inspection Regulations that have been agreed upon by the General Assembly.
  • To consider applications for awarding a Quality Mark (Gütezeichen) of the Quality Assurance Association (Gütegemeinschaft) and to direct the Executive Committee to either award the Quality Mark (Gütezeichen) to the applicant, or to notify the applicant of the reasons for postponement.
  • To monitor Holders of the Quality Marks (Gütezeichen) to ensure that the Quality Mark (Gütezeichen) Statutes and Implementation Regulations are adhered to.
  • To support the Executive Committee.

The Quality Committee consists of the Chairperson and at least two further members, as well as the Chairperson and Vice Chairperson of the GSK Executive Committee. The Quality Committee is elected by the Executive Committee for a period of office of four years.


Dr. Volker Börschel
Chairman Quality Committee

Quality Assurance Association for Heavy-Duty Corrosion Protection of Valves and Fittings with Powder Coating e.V.
Alexander-von-Humboldt-Str. 19
73529 Schwäbisch Gmünd

Phone: +49 7171 10408 40
Web: www.gsk-online.de

Johan Kolk
Executive Committee Chairman

Appendagefabriek Kolk b.v.
Parelstraat 5
NL-7554 TL Hengelo (Ov)

Tel: +31 74-2918961
Fax: +31 74-2436734
Web: www.kolkbv.nl

Günter Hawle
Vice Chairman

E. Hawle Armaturenwerke GmbH
Postfach 87
A-4840 Vöcklabruck

Tel: +43 7672 725760
Fax: +43 7672 78464
Web: www.hawle.at

Niels Jørgen Hedegaard

AVK International A/S
Smedeskovvej 40
DK-8464 Galten

Tel: +45 87542100
Fax: +45 87542120
Web: www.avk.dk

Udo Müller

Keulahütte GmbH
Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 15
D-02957 Krauschwitz

Tel: +49 35771 540
Fax: +49 35771 54220
Web: www.keulahuettekrauschwitz.de

Michel Hulsebos

Georg Fischer Waga N.V.
Lange Veenteweg 19
8161 PA EPE
The Netherlands

Telefon: +31 578 678 286
Web: www.waga.nl

Nicolas Achin

BS Coatings
Allée Paul Sabatier
Zone Industrielle A, Aubevoye
27940 Le Val d’Hazey

Phone +33 2 32 77 30 77
Web: www.bs-coatings.com

Thomas Jung

MPA Hannover
Materialprüfanstalt für das Bauwesen und Produktionstechnik
Betriebsstätte Garbsen
An der Universität 2
30823 Garbsen

Telefon: +49 511 762-3094
Web: www.mpa-hannover.de


Christof Langer

fem | Forschungsinstitut Edelmetalle + Metallchemie
Katharinenstraße 17
73525 Schwäbisch Gmünd

Phone +49 7171 1006-500
Web: www.fem-online.de

RAL Quality Mark (Gütezeichen) of GSK
on video

A short video by GSK about its RAL Quality Mark



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