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ISO 9001 is the go-to standard for quality management systems. It's utilised throughout the business world as a means of streamlining company processes.

However, it’s not just the boardroom and office blocks that can benefit from the implementation of an ISO-compliant quality management system (QMS). Construction firms can benefit greatly from ISO 9001 certification too.

In fact, ISO 9001 is specifically designed to be universal - it can be applied to virtually any organisation, anywhere in the world, regardless of what products and services that organisation offers

As a result, there are a many key benefits of ISO 9001 that lend themselves particularly well to the world of construction and can help construction businesses to reach the next level.


ISO 9001 for the Construction Industry

By streamlining your construction company processes, ISO 9001 certification will not only help you to engage your employees, improve efficiency and boost morale - it can also allow you to better manage your supply chain through the principle of relationship management.

Meanwhile, from an outsider’s perspective, ISO 9001 certification can also be advantageous when it comes to winning over public-sector clients, such as local authorities. ISO 9001 compliance will mean that your business comfortably meets government legislation and regulations.

Becuase it's an internationally-recognised QMS standard, large-scale clients that are averse to taking risks on unproven entities will look for ISO 9001 accreditation as an assurance that your company is committed to consistent high quality.


Why Choose NPT Management Systems?

When it comes to ISO 9001 certification, NPT Management Systems are hard to beat in terms of flexibility, efficiency and simplicity.

At NPT Management Systems, our all-in-one quality certification service is perfect for any business, including construction companies.

We can help you to design, document and implement a QMS that adheres to the latest ISO 9001 standards. Where possible, we will endeavour to implement the system around your existing processes.

Best of all, we even offer a free initial consultation and quotation service to help get the ball rolling - proving that, with NPT Management Systems, there really is nothing to lose and everything to gain.

For more information, call 02380 659 867 or get in touch via the NPT Management Systems website.

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InterRegs and Intonation Translation

Intonation Translation and InterRegs are two companies operating under the Intereurope Ltd umbrella.

InterRegs are the premier online resource for up-to-date, global vehicle safety and emissions regulations.

Intonation Translation provide professional translation and interpretation services.

What did we do for them?

Last year, we helped InterRegs and Intonation to transition to ISO 9001:2015. In July, they had their first visit from LRQA and, following this, were recommended for ongoing certification.

Since joining Intereurope Ltd in 2018, we have been conducting internal audits and helping them with general consultancy.

Intonation and InterRegs are very happy with the service we have provided them so far and said:

"NPT Management Systems have been instrumental in helping us to achieve a smooth transition to ISO 9001:2015. They are providing an excellent consultancy service together with consistent and accurate internal audits to help us maintain our certification."

- QA Manager, Intereurope Ltd

If you're interested in achieving ISO 9001:2015 certification, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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Rapid Welding and Industrial Supplies Ltd are a welding distribution company offering quality top-grade products, top-quality advice, and top-class services to clients worldwide.

Founded in April 1990, the company has been trading for nearly three decades, and will be celebrating its 30th anniversary next year.

Over the past 29 years, Rapid Welding has become one of the leading welding distribution companies in the world, boasting 35,000 products and supplying to over 100 countries around the world.

With such a storied history, the managers at Rapid Welding were keen to ensure that the business maintained its excellent standing going forward, and they sought the help of NPT Management Systems to achieve this.

Maintaining High Standards

With their iron-clad reputation in the industry and their outstanding track record for customer service, Rapid Welding know the importance of maintaining high standards year after year.

As such, they got in touch with NPT Management Systems in 2018 with 2 distinct goals in mind:

  • Maintain high standards
  • Turns the use of their QMS (Quality Management System) into everyday business

Our consultants were more than happy to oblige, and we accepted the challenge with open arms.

Achieving Results

Within a 12-month period, Rapid Welding had over 7 days of auditing across all 3 of their sites their UKAS-accredited ISO 9001 certification body.

We're delighted to report that zero non-conformances were raised. Furthermore, our fair pricing structure has helped Rapid Welding to reduce their ISO consultancy costs.

A Positive Future

As a result of this initial success, Rapid Welding have continued to seek the support of NPT Management Systems in continuing to maintain their high standards going forward.

Achieve Your Potential

At NPT Management Systems, our goal is to help your company reach its full potential.

We strive to achieve positive, measurable results for you and your business through effective implementation of quality management systems and helping you to achieve ISO accreditation.

With a range of services tailor-made for your needs, we have the ability to take your business to the next level.

Whether you're looking to incorporate a QMS within your organisation or simply improve your existing processes, please contact NPT Management Systems today to find out how we can assist you (and quite possibly save you money in the process).

Promoting Excellence

At NPT Management Systems, we believe that consulting is more than just advisory information and professional guidance.

Management consultancy should be a comprehensive service that helps steer the client in the right direction, while also providing unrivalled support that is cooperative, collaborative and synergistic.

Our aim is to promote excellence and help our clients achieve nothing less. In order to do so, we aim to provide a service that fulfils a key set of principles.

NPT Management Consultancy Principles

In order to provide the best service possible, we provide our management consultancy solutions using the following key principles:

  • Responsibility - Being accountable for our actions, providing calculated advice that’s safe and sound.

  • Business Ethics - Conducting our business in a morally sound manner with professional integrity.

  • Cultural Ethics - Promoting a working culture of ethical values within our organisation.

  • Client Service - Providing a high-standard of service that achieves the desired results of the client.

  • Transparency - Supplying a service that is open, honest and candid, with full-disclosure.

  • Quality & Value - Delivering consistent high-quality to ensure client value is at its zenith.

  • Professional Development - Supporting the progression, maturation and growth of our own consultants.

  • Specialist Capabilities - Nurturing our employees to produce specialists with expert capabilities.

Benefits of NPT Management Systems

Through our own 8 principles of management consultancy, we provide a service that can help your business achieve its full potential.

By implementing a range of quality management systems in your business, you can achieve internationally-recognised ISO certification for your company.

In fact, ISO certification in particular has its own set of quality management principles that can help shape your business into a thriving success for years to come.

For more information on management system implementation and ISO certification, please get in touch with NPT Management Systems today!

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The Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) is an organisation that specialises in vocational qualifications across a range of different sectors. Currently, their qualifications are delivered via over 2,000 approved centres across the globe, with more centres opening every month.

We recently worked with VTCT to help them achieve ISO 9001:2015 certification. They approached us because they wanted an improved quality management system to ensure their day-to-day operations would run smoothly.

After a 3-day audit. we can announce that VTCT have been awarded their ISO 9001:2015 certification with zero non-conformances raised. Here's what they had to say afterwards:

"We're proud to have achieved ISO 9001 certification with the help of NPT Management Systems. Neil gave us the confidence and assurance to implement our quality management system to the highest standard, as well as making the experience, overall, a positive one.

"His wealth of knowledge and ability to decipher the ISO standard helped us deliver a pragmatic and workable system that all of our employees understand. Neil's support to overcome challenges was critical to the success of our certification.

"Our centres and learners are at the heart of what we do, and this certification will help us continue to deliver a world-class service to them.

"We'd like to thank Neil for all his help during the audit, and for the many months beforehand. His personable style and support were invaluable to us."

If you’re ready to see what benefits the ISO 9001:2015 qualification can provide for your business, please contact NPT Management Systems today!