SOURCE: Sierra Atlantic

Sierra Atlantic

April 21, 2010 03:00 ET

Hydratight Ltd. Signs Deal with Sierra Atlantic for Global ERP Implementation

HARROW, ENGLAND--(Marketwire - April 21, 2010) -  Sierra Atlantic Inc., an information technology services outsourcer with global delivery capabilities supported by China and India operations, today announces that Hydratight Ltd. has signed a contract with Sierra Atlantic UK Ltd. for a global ERP implementation using Oracle E-Business Suite to consolidate legacy applications and integrate business processes across its global sites.

"Growth increasingly meant the company had to accommodate different business practices, so this is an essential project to ensure efficiency and future growth," said Phil Maxted, Global Business Leader, Hydratight.

Sierra Atlantic's scope of work for this engagement will involve the integration and synchronization of business processes across global sites, development of a global solution using Oracle E-Business Suite, and delivery of a pilot system at Hydratight's headquarters. This will be followed by rollouts to their global sites.

"This is by far the biggest project of its kind that Hydratight has ever undertaken; the new system's biggest effect for customers will be an even more efficient and standardized service from us, anywhere in the world, whether for sales and rentals or service," said Andy Veale, Global Project Leader for the initiative.

Hydratight is a market leading company providing joint integrity solutions, controlled bolt tightening and on-site machining services to the global petro-chemical, power-generation, oil and gas industry. They offer a vast range of quality products and services including trained, competent manpower, rental and sale of specialist bolting and machining equipment, plus an in-house design capability to tailor products to specific needs. Part of the Actuant Corporation since 2006, Hydratight has over 30 years of experience in ensuring the integrity of all types of flanges and mechanical connectors. 

"This is a strategic project for us, considering the global footprint, the unique solution being delivered and the importance of the oil and gas industry," said Vasudhan Bhat, Director for Europe, Sierra Atlantic UK.

"Sierra Atlantic has significant plans in Europe, it is an important geography in our growth strategy," said GK Murthy, Executive Vice President, Sierra Atlatnic. "We have emerged as a successful niche IT services provider by offering the ability to deliver global solutions across geographies at very competitive prices. We welcome Hydratight as a global customer, further validating our strategy."

About Sierra Atlantic
Sierra Atlantic is the leader in offshoring enterprise applications and outsourced product development with expertise derived from deep R&D relationships with enterprise software leaders such as Oracle and Microsoft. Sierra Atlantic is a partner of choice for the world's leading and progressive companies that look for expertise in full lifecycle product development and IT services including implementation, integration, development, testing, and support. Headquartered in Fremont, California, the company operates in 20 countries across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, and has its award-winning delivery centers in India and China. For more information, please visit www.SierraAtlantic.com

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