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Atos expands its manufacturing capabilities with the acquisition of IDEAL GRP in the Nordics

Paris (France), July 27, 2021

Atos introduced today that it has completed the acquisition of Great GRP, a Merchandise Lifecycle Management (PLM) method integrator and platinum-level solution spouse of Siemens Digital Industries Program, headquartered in Finland. Great GRP provides consulting, integration, application and maintenance providers for companies in the producing sector. The acquisition will insert a highly skilled team of somewhere around a hundred specialists to Atos with double platinum standing.

The past couple months have exposed the fragility of present day provide chains, main producing companies to accelerate their electronic transformation in the look for for enhanced resilience and operational excellence. PLM gives a products details spine by integrating info, procedures and company devices.

Setting up on the acquisition of PLM expert Processia in June 2021, the procedure is aligned with Atos’ industry-certain approach and will enhance its PLM and Engineering Solutions franchise, although also expanding the Group’s footprint in Northern Europe. Atos will offer the methods, experience, and self-assurance to permit Great GRP to target totally on providing the solutions and providers needed by medium sized and significant enterprises to productively deploy transformational Field 4. initiatives.

Founded in 1992, and headquartered in Vantaa, Finland, Great GRP has a robust and longstanding partnership with Siemens, developed on about 30 many years of cooperation. It is a main player in the Nordics industry with places of work in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Estonia.

“Manufacturers create limitless portions of info at all phases of a product’s everyday living cycle, which is an priceless asset but gets to be a true problem when it will come to working with all this info to make much better solutions. This is exactly where PLM devices come to the rescue and verify to be a critical enabler for Field 4..” stated Pierre Barnabé, Head of Manufacturing Field at Atos. “We search forward to functioning with Great GRP to enable our customers in the producing industry on their journey to sustainable electronic transformation.

About the past many years Great GRP customers have witnessed the important alter of PLM turning out to be a lot more strategic and integrated, touching the whole benefit-chain of producing. With Atos, we are now absolutely geared up to offer certainly global and scalable providers although keeping the shut partnership and local agility with our customers in the Nordics and Baltics. We believe that that transformation will only accelerate, and we are energized to have the possibility to operate with Atos to enable our customers develop a electronic advantage at the heart of this dynamic evolution. The extensive-lasting and strategic partnership among Atos and Siemens put together with the breadth and scale of Atos’ portfolio of offerings can make this an exciting possibility for Great GRP customers and our folks.stated Jaakko Hartikainen, CEO at Great GRP.

“Atos globally is a highly valued spouse deploying following technology methods by working with the world’s main portfolio of Siemens Digital Industries Program. Collectively with Great GRP in the Nordics, their put together skills will even more drive the electronic transformation of our customers with deep local skills and a certainly global spine and financial investment ability. We are certainly energized to see this happening” stated Mats Friberg, Vice President & Handling Director, Nordic Operation at Siemens Digital Industries Program.


About Atos

Atos is a global leader in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 staff members and yearly income of in excess of € 11 billion. European range a single in cybersecurity, cloud and high performance computing, the Team gives tailored stop-to-stop methods for all industries in 71 nations around the world. A pioneer in decarbonization providers and solutions, Atos is fully commited to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its clients. Atos operates under the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to enable style the long term of the details house. Its skills and providers aid the enhancement of information, education and investigate in a multicultural solution and add to the enhancement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the environment, the Team permits its customers and staff members, and associates of societies at significant to reside, operate and develop sustainably, in a protected and safe details house. www.atos.web

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