Cobalt and nickel organics producer OMG Finland Oy, and IT services provider Fujitsu Services Oy have entered into an IT infrastructure outsourcing agreement according to Fujitsu's Patja operating model.
The agreement covers Patja services for 400 workstations and 15 IT infrastructure servers at the OMG sites in Kokkola, Harjavalta and Espoo. Product procurement services are also included in the agreement.
"Our aim is to be at the cutting edge, and partnering up with Fujitsu, an IT expert, provides us with proper tools to tackle future challenges on the international market. The well-oiled processes of the Patja model and the efficient IT services management based on the ITIL approach were among the most elemental criteria in selecting our IT partner", says Tapio Ikonen, HR Director at OMG.
"The collaborative model offers us a solid support in the international specialty chemicals market. And what is more, Fujitsu is capable of offering us local support at all our sites", he continues.
Tapio Ikonen, HR Director, OMG Finland Oy, tel. +358 9 4393 3755
Riku Pajakko, Sales Manager, Fujitsu, tel. +358 45 7880 9516
OM Group is a leading, vertically integrated international producer and marketer of value-added, metal-based specialty chemicals and related materials. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, OM Group operates manufacturing facilities in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. www.omgi.com
Date: 16 toukokuu, 2006