When product quality can literally save lives.
Digitization Success Story of Global Clearance Solutions AG:
When producing robots for mechanical mine clearance (securing landmine fields), it's the product quality that determines failure or success. By using Testify and Microsoft Azure Cloud Services, Global Clearance Solutions AG (GCS) manages to ensure a gapless quality documentation process that is safeguarding the highest quality of theirs machines.
How it works at GCS:
Machines from GCS are certified by DIN EN ISO 9001: 2015, thus ensuring high quality in production and material. GCS has to prove its compliance with the high requirements of the certification. For further improvement of their quality management processes, GCS decided to integrate the Testify solution. The main value for GCS is the digital capturing of issues that directly interact with the documentation processes and thus helps to solve the current challenges:
Improvement Challenge: only the highest product quality can ensure safety.
Within the industry, GCS is operating in, machine quality (guaranteed with certifications) is the most important criteria. Therefore, immensely strict and demanding requirements should be fulfilled throughout the quality management system requirements in order to ensure maximum product quality and thus, maximum survivability when using the machines.
Documentation Challenge: straightforward and almost prove of compliance.
Compliance with all quality standards and quality certifications must be proven by means of regular audits. This requires gapless, and traceable documentation. Previously only incoming goods controls and final controls were completed, but there was a lot to say about it. It is time-efficient and straightforward.
About Global Clearance
Global Clearance Solutions AG (GCS) is a leading company in the security industry and a provider of safe, reliable and cost-effective solutions for the disposal of landmines, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and other remnants of war (EOD). Their business activities range from the modular components which are adapted to the threat scenarios of their clients, to professional services including consultancy, training and operational support. GCS has its headquarters in Freienbach, Switzerland and a production facility in Stockach, Germany.
Learn more: www.gcs.ch