Factor Ingeniería y Decoletaje S.L.
Factor Ingeniería y Decoletaje S.L. (FACT) is a service company with its own production center, which allows to monitor the projects and their production, with a specialized team and the latest technology in production systems. FACTOR works focused on the customers, committed to continuous improvement, generating synergies, innovating and following the highest quality standards.
FACTOR’s corporate strategy is based on 4 pillars:
• Continuous investment to guarantees the business continuity and advance.
• Innovation as a culture of the continuous improvement process.
• Engagement to create components that materialize customers’ ideas.
• Internationalization as a vocation to geographically expand the company’s management model.
Since its foundation in 1982, this family enterprise has been characterized by its spirit of growing and continuous improvement. In 1988, FACTOR incorporates
CNC) technology becoming, today, as one of the most recognized companies in the sector of machining and For FACTOR, the adaptation, development and application of technological advances in its production processes is a priority. In this way, continuous investments have been made over these 38 years, to maintain the maximum capacity to respond to market needs, incorporating the necessary technology to achieve products with high added value and quality, such as: vision measurement,
medical area, ultrasonic part cleaning system, 3D Printing, Industry 4.0.
In light of this, in 1991 FACTOR obtained the ISO 9001 certification, recently renewed, with ISO 9001: 2015. Moreover, the company has implemented different mechanisms to guarantee the quality standards of its products such as lean manufacturing, communication panels, Think Area, daily TOP 5 meetings, among others.
In 2018, all these mechanisms have been expanded to the all the areas of the enterprise through the implementations of the Lean Factor Management System (SGLF). In 2005, FACTOR received the Innovative Management Award, awarded by FEMEVAL (Federación del metal – Spanish Metal Federation).
FACTOR undertook the export activity in 1994. Currently, this activity represents 25% of the company's turnover, with France and Germany being its main markets. Since 2015, the company has a commercial office in France and Germany.
The company's growth leads to the transfer to new facilities in the early 2000s, designed to adapt to the company's situation at that time, and with the vision of continuing to grow in the future. Recently, in 2017, the facilities of quality, technical office and engineering were expanded. This process has also resulted in growth of the workforce, from 20 to the current 62 employees.
The company has a continuous training plan for the whole staff, with specific programs for each area. On the other hand, in order to promote training as a basis for the future, in recent years, FACTOR has signed several collaboration agreements with Institutes, in a clear commitment to Dual Training, and Universities.
Moreover, FACTOR is a socially responsible company, which participates in several forums related to healthy organizations, corporate social responsibility, economy for the common good, etc....
Finally, it is worth mentioning that FACTOR is also committed to the prevention of occupational hazards, through personnel training. As a result of this work, in 2014, the company won the Low Work Accident Award, and in 2019 it obtained the 2nd National ASEPEYO Prize.