“Atos signs deal to provide digital support services to Subsea 7”
Aberdeen, 31 May 2016
Atos, an international leader in digital services, has secured a five-year contract to provide a new digital services platform which will deliver efficiency improvements and cost reductions to one of the world's leading seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services contractors to the offshore energy industry worldwide.
Atos will support Subsea 7's global operations delivering services to its employees and its land and vessel based infrastructure. The contract will be delivered by a dedicated team based in Scotland with reach across Subsea 7's global footprint providing quality and reliability.
The contract with Subsea 7 will be implemented on Canopy – the Atos Cloud - a flexible and scalable cloud-based infrastructure. Atos will also support services to their business including the UK, France, Canada, US, Singapore, Australia, Brazil, Angola and Nigeria.
Anders From, Subsea 7 IT Director said: “This is an exciting new partnership for Subsea 7 and we are looking forward to working with Atos in supporting our IT services. This will enable us to embed a sustainable long-term strategic global IT roadmap that will help us to reduce costs globally and drive performance improvements.”
Gavin Thomson, Senior Vice President, Scotland, Ireland & Wales, Atos said: “We are delighted to work with Subsea 7 on their transformation to digital services to help Subsea 7 secure growth and meet future business needs”.
“We look forward to building a long-term, rewarding and successful partnership that consistently delivers for Subsea 7.”
Jérôme de Parscau du Plessix, Chief Executive Officer, Atos Worldgrid said: “Atos Worldgrid is a unique player in Smart Energy. Our oil and gas credentials allow us to commit Atos experts across the globe to support Subsea 7's ambitions. We are already looking into joint innovative projects aimed at bringing a real technological competitive advantage to the business”.
Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with pro forma annual revenue of circa EUR 12 billion and 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline. www.atos.net
Atos Worldgrid, an international subsidiary of Atos is a unique player in Smart Energy. It delivers sophisticated integration projects and real time Smart Energy solutions to Energy and Utilities companies across the Power, Water, Oil and Gas value chains. With over 1600 engineers and over 30 years' experience, Atos Worldgrid operates in more than 15 countries.
About Subsea 7
S.A. is a leading global contractor in seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services to the offshore energy industry. We provide technical solutions to enable the delivery of complex projects in all water depths and challenging environments.
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