$30M IT Services Contract from Woodside Energy
News Release -- May 03, 2010
SYDNEY, Australia, 3 May 2010 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it has signed a three-year, AUD$30 million information technology (IT) services contract with Woodside Energy Limited, one of the world’s leading producers of liquefied natural gas. The new contract is the most recent in a series of successful IT services agreements between CSC and Woodside since 2006.
Working as part of Woodside’s Information Solutions and Services group, CSC will continue to provide infrastructure outsourcing and support services including service desk, field services, problem management, change management, configuration management, data centre hosting and the provision of resources for Wintel, Unix and network services.
CSC has also expanded its scope of services and is now one of two preferred suppliers on a panel that will see CSC delivering resources, consulting and project services in the areas of infrastructure and application design and implementation, architecture and the company’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, SAP.
“Today’s contract renewal with Woodside is a result of the successful relationship we have developed over the last four years,” said Gavin Larkings, president of CSC in Australia. “The scope of the contract will enable Woodside to better leverage CSC’s full capabilities in support of their business requirements and fulfil their plans for further expansion in the North of Western Australia. We look forward to continuing our support of Woodside in what is an exciting time in Australia’s oil and gas industry.”
CSC is a leading provider of services to the resources sector with a solid portfolio of clients that include BHP Billiton, OneSteel, Newmont, BlueScope Steel, Xstrata and Rio Tinto.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, VA., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.0 billion for the 12 months ended Jan. 1, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.dxc.technology.