Nclave becomes the first Spanish manufacturer of solar structures to get ISO 45001 certification

Thursday July 16th, 2020

The leading company in design, manufacturing and supply of solar trackers and fixed tilt structures has earned the ISO 45001 certification. This is an international regulation applied to health and safety management system at work; destined to protect workers and visitors against accidents and work-related illnesses. This certification has been created to reduce any harmful factor or risk factor concerning the workers’ physical and mental well-being and it helps to improve the business performance thanks to a safer work environment and healthier staff.

ISO 45001 provides important changes in the health and safety management system that had not been considered on the previous regulation OSHAS 18001.

The principal changes are listed below:

  • Understanding of the organization and its proper context.
  • Understanding of the needs and expectations from both parties.
  • Actions to address risks and opportunities.
  • Continuous improvement

The most important change is ‘Continuous Improvement’, since it ensures the commitment of the organization in order to continuously improve their management system year after year, using audits as a main tool.

The ISO 45001 regulation takes the high level structure allowing an easiest integration with the ISO 9001 quality regulation and ISO 14001 environment regulation. Nclave maintains its dedicated commitment with the management systems, in commitment with the next step, the management system (tri integrated) certificate, improving the company competitiveness, making themselves an example to be followed by the rest of competitors.

This new seal of quality adds to the UL3703 solar trackers certification and UL2703 fixed tilt structures certification granted by UL American certifier. Nclave also counts with CE marking, ISO9001, ISO 14001 and IEC 62817 regulations and the DNV-GL certification (bankability). With more than 15 years of experience, Nclave has supplied 5 GW around the world and has offices and production centres on five continents. The multinational offers their customers high quality solutions with the lowest installation, operation and maintenance costs.