ELKEM Chicoutimi Joins the Ranks of the Cognibox’ Contract Suppliers Community
We are proud to announce the arrival of ELKEM Chicoutimi among the contract suppliers’ community who chose the Cognibox contractors management tool. Elkem is one of the world’s leading companies for environment-friendly production of materials. Its main products are solar grade silicon, silicon, special alloys for the foundry industry, carbon and microsilica. This agreement with ELKEM will allow us to expand in the Saguenay region and to increase the number of qualifed contractors.
In the next months, Contractors working for ELKEM Chicoutimi will have to be qualified in Cognibox, a multi-facet system which allows not only for pre-selection/qualification of Contractors but also to comply with the health and safety training courses required to ensure ongoing management of the specific risks related to the work performed. Qualification accounts include, among others, administrative and environment aspects, quality, health and safety and sustainable development.
Cognibox is an on-line management system which enables for contractor qualification management. By proposing a wide and diversified spectrum of functionalities, often developed from the clients’ needs and suggestions, COGNIBOX becomes an optimisation tool linked to requirements in health and safety, environment and quality, productivity and general company performance. COGNIBOX is a registered trademark of SIM. The MANUFACTURIERS EXPORTATEURS DU QUEBEC (MEQ) has associated itself with SIM to promote the implantation of this system within all of the Quebec business community.
Founded in 1972, SIM is a pioneer in training and management services offered to enterprise. Throughout the years since then, SIM’s experienced multidiscipline team has carved out for itself an outstanding reputation for excellence and, importantly, for success in the achievement of its projects. SIM is now, the most important occupational health & safety training firm in Quebec, with more than 4000 workers trained each month. Constantly on the lookout for new, more efficient solutions adapted to client needs, SIM is recognized for its novel approach, resting on numerous partnerships with large, medium and small enterprises.