SAGEMCOM WILL DELIVER TO ENERGA- OPERATOR THE 450,000 PRIME PLC SMART METERS AND DATA CONCENTRATORS IN THE FRAMEWORK OF RECENTLY SIGNED AGREEMENT
22nd January 2014
ENERGA-OPERATOR AWARDED A CONSORTIUM LED BY ELGAMA SP. Z OO, FOR WHICH SAGEMCOM WILL DELIVER 100% OF THE 450,000 SMART METERS AND ASSOCIATED DATA CONCENTRATORS IN PRIME TECHNOLOGY.
The Smart Meters will be deployed for this rollout in compliance with the requirements of Energy Regulatory Office. Start of installation of the equipment is expected in the second quarter of 2014 and will cover area of operation the Energa-Operator.
With this win Sagemcom confirms its leadership in Smart Metering in EMEA and its position as the n°1 supplier of PRIME meters. It shows its ablilty to deliver to its customers a complete solution from Meters to Data Concentrators and to integrate such solution to an existing third party IT system.
According to Eric Rieul, Deputy CEO of Sagemcom Energy & Telecom, “Sagemcom is very glad to score this deal with an important utility such as Energa which is an early mover for smart metering in Eastern Europe. It expands Sagemcom’s footprint to a key country in Europe which should be an example to neighbouring countries in the Eastern region”.
A French high-tech group of international dimensions, Sagemcom operates on the broadband (digital home, set-top boxes, Internet routers, telephony and multimedia terminals), telecoms and energy (smartgrid and energy management) and document management (printing terminals, software and solutions, digitaproduction workflow) markets. With a revenue of around 1.3 billion euros, Sagemcom employs 4,600 people on five continents; currently a European leader on most of its key markets, Sagemcom aims to become a world leader in communicating terminals with high added value. Sagemcom has provided support for its clients for the last 25 years by preparing and implementing their energy management projects, and by deploying secure and sustainable metering solutions, from meters to information systems.