Landis+Gyr Partners with Aqist to serve E.ON in Czech Republic
Prague/Czech Republic – June 19, 2019 – Landis+Gyr, a global leader in transforming the way energy is managed, has secured a contract that will see the company partner with Slovakian IT solutions provider Aqist in the delivery of a smart metering solution for E.ON in Czech Republic. With the supply starting next year, Landis+Gyr will provide more than 30,000 smart electricity meters, data concentrators, and a head-end system (HES) as well as its extensive know-how for a successful project completion.
Andreas Brun, Head of Sales for Landis+Gyr in the EMEA region, said: “We look forward to working with our specialist partner Aqist in delivering a comprehensive solution for E.ON in Czech Republic. Increasingly, utilities see the benefit of contracting the management and maintenance of their networks. In many other global and European markets, we have built vast experience in this field and have been working successfully to grow this part of our business across the EMEA region.”
Peter Morvic, CEO of Aqist: “The contract for an end-to-end solution with E.ON Distribuce in Czech Republic is a significant success and a sign of trust in our company. We have put great focus on the choice of our suppliers in this project and on their previous records – and Landis+Gyr is clearly an ideal partner.”
Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in smart metering, grid edge intelligence and smart infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.8 billion, Landis+Gyr employs approximately 5,600 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at www.landisgyr.eu.
Aqist, a.s. provides IT solutions and services to companies active in the area of electricity, gas, heating, water and other public services sectors: from consulting through design, implementation to operation, and the complete outsourcing of information systems and services.
Johannes Hackstette | Landis+Gyr GmbH
Communications and PR Manager EMEA
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