SOURCE: OneNeck IT Services

July 29, 2005 07:00 ET

OneNeck IT Services Awarded ERP Application Management Agreement With Skanska USA Building

Contract Provides Skanska Systems Stability and Cost Savings

SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 29, 2005 -- OneNeck IT Services today announced the award of a $5.5 million, five-year managed services contract from Skanska USA Building for their J.D. Edwards World environment.

The strategic partnership with OneNeck will provide Skanska with a single point of accountability for the management of their mission critical ERP application, while providing a significant reduction in costs for the organization.

Services in the contract include operating systems administration, J.D. Edwards application management and database administration. Additionally, OneNeck will be providing application functional support, transition services and training. Skanska utilizes the J.D. Edwards platform to manage its business and project lifecycles. The functional scope includes payroll, finance and, contract billing. The system is critical to the organization to keep projects on track and within budget.

"OneNeck is an ideal partner for Skanska," stated Chris Stockley, CIO for Skanska USA Building. "OneNeck's focus on ERP managed services provides us with services and capabilities that are world-class, yet very cost effective. They are the clear leader in providing highly tailored J.D. Edwards application management services to global businesses."

"OneNeck is proud to have been selected by Skanska, especially in light of the highly competitive process they conducted," stated Chuck Vermillion, CEO for OneNeck. "By partnering with Skanska USA Building, OneNeck will again demonstrate that it can deliver superior ERP managed services to large organizations effectively and more economically."

About Skanska:

Skanska USA Building Inc. is a leading national and local provider of construction, pre-construction consulting, general contracting, design-build and pharmaceutical validation services to a broad range of U.S. industries, including pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical, educational, high-tech, healthcare, aviation, transportation and sports and entertainment. The company, part of the Skanska AB global group of companies, is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, and has approximately 4,100 employees.

About OneNeck:

OneNeck IT Services Corporation is the leading ERP outsourcing services provider to mid-market manufacturing and distribution companies. OneNeck supports a variety of ERP applications, including SSA Baan, J.D. Edwards and Microsoft Business Solutions' Axapta and offers a wide range of services including application, database and network management, data center management, 24 x 7 customer support, disaster recovery and desktop support. OneNeck's global solutions enable customers to improve ERP system performance and leverage their enterprise applications to deliver measurable business benefits. For additional information, visit the OneNeck IT Services home page at www.OneNeck.com.

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