MCA Group Companies Renew Certifications

The companies M. Couto Alves S.A., M. Couto Alves PSS S.A. and M. Couto Alves Vias S.A., revalidated the scope of their certifications, in an audit carried out by APCER – Portuguese Certification Association, which took place on several days in June.

he companies obtained the certification of their Quality Management Systems and Safety and Health at Work, in accordance with the normative references NP EN ISO 9001:2015, the reference standard for the Certification of Quality Management Systems, and ISO 45001:2018, which certifies the commitment to reducing the risk of accidents and occupational diseases, as well as improving employee satisfaction and motivation through the promotion, ensuring a safe and healthy work environment and greater efficiency and proactivity at the level of operational planning.

We also highlight the confirmation of the renewal of the certification of the first two companies – M. Couto Alves SA and MCA PSS – of their Environmental Management Systems, in accordance with the normative reference NP EN ISO 14001:2015, which provides requirements for more effective management aspects such as environmental protection or pollution prevention.

M. Couto Alves SA, has also obtained the EN 13108-1:2006 + EN 13108-1:2006/AC:2008 + 13108-5:2006 + EN13108:2006/AC:2008 – CE Marking – within the scope of the production of Bituminous Mixtures. This standard is related to the technical specifications to which construction materials must be subject.

These certifications are extremely important and allow us to establish the commitment of our group, and the companies involved, in applying the best standards for the implementation of quality, environmental and safety management.