The Academic Center for Education, Culture and Research (ACECR) is an Iranian public non-governmental institution, established in 1980, with the mission of presenting native models for production of knowledge and technology. This mission is achieved by means of directing innovative research and development projects in different fields of science and technology and pursuing the utilization of the results. In this respect development and compilation of technologies; commercialization of research results; knowledge propagation by means of publications, professional trainings and academic educations are undertaken by ACECR. The ACECR-Yazd Branch has started its activities from 1992. It started the ceramic researches since 1998 which led to initiation of the Ceramic Technical Services Center (CTC) for production of various ceramic parts and refractory materials.