SCISYS announced that it has been selected by Shearwell Data to provide IT services, project management, integration and maintenance of software in Defra’s innovative Livestock Information Programme (LIP). The contract provides an option to extend it to 2024.
LIP will work through a new delivery body known as Livestock Information to develop standards for livestock traceability in the UK. The anticipated contract value to SCISYS is £2.6m, with work starting in October 2019 continuing until 2022.
Klaus Heidrich, SCISYS Group’s CEO, said: “We are delighted with this significant contract win, which, despite strong international competition, underlines SCISYS’ position as a provider of complex IT services for public projects. My thanks go out to the teams responsible for winning this contract.”