Fertiliser specialist Hi Fert will have its
SAP environment supported by Unisys for the next five years, in a
deal signed in June worth AU$7.5 million.
Hi Fert claims to be one of Australia's largest fertiliser
manufacturers and distributors, with a stronghold in eastern
Australia. The group distributes over 600,000 tonnes of
fertiliser each year and maintains a head office in
"Unisys will provide support services, consultancy, process
re-engineering and training for all modules of the SAP enterprise
resource planning (ERP) application," a statement issued by
Unisys yesterday said. "The contract also covers enhancement work
surrounding the SAP application."
Today, a spokesperson for the vendor confirmed the deal was
worth AU$7.5 million over five years.
In the vendor's statement, Hi Fert's IT manager, John Dunn, said
Unisys was "quickly identified" as the chosen vendor, "because
they offered us agility and flexibility". Unisys has commenced
delivery of the contract.