Norm Civata, a Norm Group Company, has won the championship of Turkey in 'metal products' category of the year of 2016 at the private sector R&D Centers Summit organized by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology every year.
Norm Civata, the leading company of Norm Holding, one of the most important firms in Turkey and Europe with the sense of innovative production it practices in fastener manufacturing and R&D supported product development performance, has been the champion of Turkey of the year of 2016 in 'metal products' category at the 6th private sector R&D Centers Summit organized by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology this year. Awards are granted within the scope of R&D centers performance index studies by evaluating R&D personnel employment, R&D expenditure volume, project capacity, cooperation and interaction, commercialization and competency in intellectual property.
Nedim Uysal, the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Norm Holding, receiving the award on behalf of Norm Civata, has stated that as Norm Holding, they pay a specific attention on R&D, and said, this award, a result of our perception of study based on research, shall be a motivation source for the whole holding”. Uysal, reminding that they have been deemed worthy for this award also in 2015, has said, “It is very meaningful for us to gain this award in two consecutive years. We’ll keep on studying with the same motivation and the same perception also in the following year. I’m taking this award on behalf of all the company employees”.
At the award ceremony organized at Congresium Ankara, Nedim Uysal, the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Norm Holding, has received the award on behalf of Norm Civata, from Faruk Özlü, the Minister of Science, Industry and Technology.
About Norm Civata R&D Center
Norm Holding, placing special emphasis on R&D and training studies, is encouraging the holding personnel to continue higher education at different disciplines as there is only a few academic studies on subjects as fasteners and cold forming which are the fields of activity of the Group.
Holding also has “Regulations on Promotion and Implementation of R&D Studies” it has prepared to reveal product development skills of the employees, attend in research activities and encourage creating unique design products for increasing competitive power of the Group.
Norm Civata, continuing its R&D activities as new machine design and manufacturing, process development, cost reduction oriented development, production simulation of fasteners, dynamic behaviors of fasteners, special product development and prototype production projects primarily on high value-added products including patent or utility model potential as of May 2011, after deserving the right to receive R&D Center title and has accomplished 18 projects financial supported by Teydeb-Santez in the studies it has performed within this scope until 2016. Moreover, 4 projects financial supported by Teydeb and which their applications are made within the year of 2016, are found worthy for being supported by TÜBİTAK and obtained the success of 100% acceptance. For products developed newly by the studies of R&D Center, while obtaining 8 patents and 4 utility models, 2 patent applications, 1 national and 1 international, and 1 utility model applications are made.