The Novum philosophy, "think global, act local," provides several competitive advantages. By having direct company employees in around the world, Novum is able to offer personalized service at the local level. Expert engineering teams exist in the USA, Germany, UK, South Africa, India and China, providing solutions to the most challenging projects, regardless of location. Project Management is always local. Novum companies work cooperatively to source the best quality products at the best price. Novum production facilities maintain excellent quality control by using specialized international vendor for key commodities.