The TDGI recently obtained certification by NP 4457 (Research, Development and Innovation) under its Integrated Management System (SIG).
Among the main benefits of the practices Research, Development and Innovation stand out from the stimulus to the systematic and controlled removal of innovative ideas emanating from various micro and macro surroundings, as well as their analysis and their implementation.
This certification was eventually arise naturally and as a result of a company policy based on “full customer satisfaction.”
Thus, the route to NP 4457 certification, has consolidated and complement the good practices previously implemented by TDGI. (NP EN ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001, EN ISO 14001, SA 8000).
The NP 4457 standard is to define the requirements of an effective system of Management Research, Development and Innovation (RDI), enabling organizations that adopt define an IDI policy and achieve their innovation objectives. The standard is based on a model of innovation, supported by interfaces and interactions between scientific and technological knowledge, knowledge about the organization and its operation, the market or society in general.
Source: Bureau Veritas Portugal – www.bureauveritas.pt