The basic pillars of NECO´s success are its qualified staff, the capital importance of innovation, the permanent commitment with quality and the service to the customer.
Considered as a key strategic factor, the approach to innovation as a department of R+D, has developed towards the implication in every level of the organisation.
NECO has a large record of developed projets and/or in process in collaboration with Technological Centers, Universities and Companies. Projets fostered to institutional programmes such as INTEK (Basque Government) and PROFIT (Spanish Govenment) among others, in which NECO takes part systematically.
TEST CENTER R+D
In the techonological field, NECO has a Test Center R+D with a full time dedication and it is provided with a cutting-edge equipment where it carries out a constant benchmarking of the products in the markets through real tests, which allowsus an up-to-date and constant information of the development of the tools in the market and therefore, a better orientation of the innovation strategies of NECO.
The Technical-scientific qualification of the tests is assured by using a system of measuring, capturing and procesing the on line data of 4 cutting efforts: 1 rotatory (Par) and linears (axes x, y, z). It is a highly exclusive equipment that there are only 3-4 similar in Spain.
TECHNOLOGICAL/COMPETITIVE SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.
As a strategic resource linked to innovation, NECO stands in full phase to introduce a Technological/Competitive Surveillance System based on a computerized model specially adapted.
Tivoly Group has a R+D center in France where NECO shares and exchanges information and technological knowledge.