Bosch Security Systems, S.A. - Ovar Plant

Gold Leading Organisation for Excellence in the Manufacturing sector
Growth based on diversification

As part of our customer focused growth strategy, supported in a diversification of business areas, the number of customer business units raised from 3 in 2012 to 9 in 2016. As a consequence, the turnover has been sustainably increasing over the years, with a prediction of further growth for the future.

From Vision to daily management

Our organization has defined and implemented a clear systematic for strategy deployment (from Vision to daily management). All functional areas are integrated in the strategy planning, with priority setting and resources allocation for improvements on the business and operational levels on the same moment. This systematic brings the required...

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A wide range of complex products with low volume and highly fluctuating demand, is the typical product portfolio profile of Bosch Ovar. It is a constant challenge to adapt all our processes to ensure high flexibility towards customer requirements. This high volatility and dynamic demand from the market, affects the entire supply chain, from...

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Actually business is complex and EFQM model allows us to keep on the direction of a balanced growth, taking in consideration the relevant inputs of our system / organization and focus on the main delivers for our stakeholders. There is a continual improvement loop, which we evaluate as a needed methodology in our way to excellence. EFQM is an effective system to achieve sustainable growth. It brings us efficiency, effectiveness, accountability, transparency. Boosts performance, strategic and management involvement. It brings also sustainable success through innovation. We want ourselves on this path, the best among the best organizations, learning from others, sharing with others.
What defines us.
We are a reference organization in electronic competitive high quality solutions, promoting a sustainable growth and a culture of excellence, being the preferred partner of our customers.
We are excellent in getting things done.
Future and result focus - Our actions are result-focused. This allows us to secure our future. It also creates a sound basis for the social initiatives of the company and the foundation.

Responsibility and sustainability - We act responsibly in the interest of our company, also taking the social and ecological impact of our actions into consideration.

Initiative and determination - We act on our own initiative, take entrepreneurial responsibility, and pursue our goals with determination.

Openness and trust - We communicate important company matters in a timely and open fashion. This is the best foundation for a relationship built on trust.

Fairness - We deal fairly with our colleagues and business partners, and view this fairness as a cornerstone of our corporate success.

Reliability, credibility, legality - We promise only what we can deliver, accept agreements as binding, and respect and observe the law in all our business transactions.

Diversity - We appreciate and encourage diversity for the enrichment it brings, and see it as essential for our success.
Our core business

Bosch Security Systems, S. A. is an electronic manufacturing services provider.

Our products and services

Manufacturing of Bosch Security Systems, S. A. is an electronic manufacturing services provider for high complexity and ranging a high diversity of products. Besides manufacturing of electronic products and systems, we provide solutions to our customers and partners in the areas of e. g. Engineering, Industrialization, Software development,...

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Our people

Our people are the key for our success. With our people competence, involvement and enthusiasm we are able to achieve an excellent operational performance (quality, delivery and cost) and create value for our customers. Bosch Security Systems, S. A. has currently approx. 700 employees.

Company Data
Size of the organisationBetween 250 & 1000 employees
LocationOvar, Portugal
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