24/08/2009 - 13:39

ISS wins $4m Newcrest deal

24/08/2009 - 13:39

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Australia's largest gold producer, Newcrest Mining has awarded Nedlands-based mining software provider, ISS Group a $4 million contract for its Mining Intelligence Layer project, utilising ISS's BabelFish product.

ISS wins $4m Newcrest deal

Australia's largest gold producer, Newcrest Mining has awarded Nedlands-based mining software provider, ISS Group a $4 million contract for its Mining Intelligence Layer project, utilising ISS's BabelFish product.

"We are delighted to have been selected by Newcrest as the preferred supplier. Newcrest is the largest producer of gold in Australia and has a strong pipeline of growth projects. said ISS Group global business manager, Grant Eggleton.

"The decision to implement BabelFish will enable them to optimise performance at each phase of the mining value chain, by bridging the information gap between the operations and the business," Mr Eggleton said in a statement.

"BabelFish will provide a comprehensive and complete view of operational information."

 

 

 

Announcement below:

 

RE: ISS CONTRACT WITH NEWCREST
Perth WA

ISS Group Limited (ASX:ISS) is pleased to announce that Newcrest Mining (ASX:NCM), Australia's largest gold producer and a global top 10 gold mining company, has selected ISS Group as a preferred supplier for their strategic project "Mining Intelligence Layer", utilising ISS Group's BabelFish™ and associated product modules and services.

The value of this contract is approximately AUD $4 million over a 5 year period comprising, licenses, services and maintenance & support. The majority of the revenue should be realized in the first two years of the contract.

Newcrest is currently engaged in an Enterprise Systems Strategy to implement a major Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system across their business. A number of applications will be sourced to integrate the existing business with their SAP system.

Newcrest conducted a competitive tendering process for the Mining Intelligence Layer software, and is pleased to announce ISS Group as the preferred supplier; utilising the BabelFish product suite.

"We are delighted to have been selected by Newcrest as the preferred supplier. Newcrest is the largest producer of gold in Australia and has a strong pipeline of growth projects. The decision to implement BabelFish will enable them to optimise performance at each phase of the mining value chain, by bridging the information gap between the operations and the business. BabelFish will provide a comprehensive and complete view of operational information." said Grant Eggleton, Global Business Manager of ISS Group.

 

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