Sandvik Signs 10-Year HR Outsourcing Agreement with Accenture

The Swedish engineering group Sandvik has signed a 10-year agreement to outsource portions of its human resources services to Accenture. The outsourcing contract is part of a wider initiative within Sandvik to better align its human resources with its business needs.
November 16, 2004

Wärtsilä Signs Gobal IT Service Agreements with Accenture and HP

Wärtsilä, a leading global ship power and power plant provider announced today a 10-year agreement and Accenture for global operational and application management support. The company also announced signing a 10-year contract with and HP to provide support for its IT functions in approximately 50 countries worldwide. The initiative is part of Wärtsilä’s strategy to focus on its core businesses.
June 23, 2004

ABB, Accenture, Intel, Microsoft Align to Help Manufacturers Connect Plant Operations to Enterprise Business Systems

ABB, Accenture, Intel Corporation and Microsoft Corp. announced today an alliance to help manufacturers bridge the gap between plant floor operations and enterprise IT systems.
March 03, 2003

Accenture Study: Construction Equipment Industry Adopts Wireless Technology to Improve Profitability and Service

More than three out of four construction equipment manufacturers in North America now offer telematics products and services to their customers, according to an Accenture study of executives in the construction industry.
February 18, 2003

Caterpillar Teams with Accenture to Deploy and Support “Next Generation” of Dealer Business Systems Globally

Caterpillar Inc. and Accenture announced a multi-year agreement to deploy and support the next generation of dealer systems, which will enhance the capabilities of Caterpillar dealers around the world to sell, rent, service and support the company’s heavy equipment and engines.
June 04, 2002

Manufacturing in India Can Be Globally Competitive, According to Accenture Study

India’s manufacturing industry could substantially impact the country’s economic well-being by increasing its growth rate from the current 6 percent to 11 percent by 2006 according to an Accenture study released today, “Making Manufacturing in India Globally Competitive.”
April 04, 2002

ABB Alliance With Accenture to Provide Manufacturing Solutions

ABB and Accenture announce an alliance to bring a new generation of enterprise manufacturing solutions to the largest global customers in the manufacturing and utility sectors.
November 01, 2001

Accenture and B2BEMarkets Join Forces to Help Companies Source Goods on the Internet