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September 23, 2015

Accenture Internet of Things Centre of Excellence for Resources Opens in Singapore to Help Companies in Asia Pacific Capitalise on Technology Innovations

SINGAPORE; Sept. 23, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened an Internet of Things Centre of Excellence for Resources in Singapore to help companies transform their businesses through a combination of deep industry experience and innovative technologies.
September 03, 2015

Glencore Queensland Ltd. Selects Accenture to Transform Sourcing and Procurement

BRISBANE; Sept. 3, 2015 ­– Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a six-year contract with Glencore Queensland Ltd., a subsidiary of Glencore plc, one of the world’s largest diversified natural resource companies, to provide sourcing and procurement services for Glencore’s Australian copper and zinc businesses. It is expected that the contract will deliver cost savings to Glencore of more than USD $300 million over the next six years.
July 15, 2015

Accenture and Avanade to Help Freeport-McMoRan Implement Cloud-Based IT Model Based on Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure

NEW YORK; July 15, 2015 ­– Accenture(NYSE: ACN) has signed a five-year contract with Freeport-McMoRan Inc., a premier international natural resources company, to continue migrating its information technology (IT) operations to a cloud-based model.  Aligned to its cloud strategy, the project is designed to help Freeport-McMoRan achieve its “IT of the Future” objective – which includes making the company more agile and enabling it to innovate faster – while reducing costs and improving service quality and satisfaction.
April 12, 2015

Rio Tinto Teams with Accenture to Move to Ground Breaking “As-a-Service” Model in the Cloud

LONDON & MELBOURNE; April 13, 2015 – Rio Tinto, a global diversified mining company, will move to a ground breaking information systems and technology (IS&T) delivery model, partnering with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to shape and deliver the transformation. The new model will migrate core enterprise IS&T systems to an “As-a-Service” solution based in the cloud. It also incorporates consumption based pricing to ensure costs are fully flexible and in line with business demand.
November 10, 2014

Northern Minerals Selects Accenture to Provide Capital Project Management and Procurement Process Services

PERTH; Nov. 10, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has been selected by Northern Minerals Limited (ASX: NTU) to provide capital project management and procurement business process services to help the company achieve full visibility of its performance against its plan and budget for the Browns Range Project Feasibility Study. 
March 05, 2014

Digital Investment to Disrupt and Drive Mining and Metals Industry Over Next Three Years, Accenture Survey Shows

TORONTO; March 5, 2014 – North American metals and mining companies’ investment in digital has increased over the past three years, and will continue to rise as companies seek to disrupt traditional business models to maintain their competitive position, control costs and stay viable, according to an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of mining executives in Canada and the United States.
May 02, 2013

Accenture to Provide Finance & Accounting, Customer Care and Procurement Business Process Outsourcing Services to Major Swedish Steel Manufacturer

STOCKHOLM; May 2, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a seven-year business process outsourcing agreement to provide SSAB, a major Swedish steel manufacturer, with finance & accounting, customer care and procurement services.
November 28, 2012

Mining and Metals Companies Could Save Billions on Capital Projects, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; Nov. 28, 2012 – Faced with delays and budget overruns – which can add billions to total project costs – mining and metals companies could significantly reduce the cost of large capital projects by improving planning and addressing workforce shortages, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) research on capital projects delivery in the mining and metals industries.
October 23, 2012

Accenture Life Safety Solution Named New Product of the Year

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 – The Accenture Life Safety Solution, a wireless-enabled multi-gas detection system that helps protect workers in potentially hazardous environments, developed by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Industrial Scientific, Cisco and AeroScout, has received the industrial hygiene product of the year award from Occupational Health & Safety magazine.
October 26, 2011

Accenture selected for Application Development and Management Services

LONDON and NEW YORK; October 26, 2011 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a multi-year agreement to provide application development and management services to Anglo American.