OTTAWA, ONTARIO - June 22, 2015 - Calian Technologies Ltd. (TSX:CTY) is pleased to announce that its IT Professional Services line has been awarded a contract worth approximately $10 million to provide the City of Toronto with a Time Attendance and Scheduling (TAS) system; SAP Human Capital Management (HCM) modernization and a Cross Application Time Sheet (CATS) implementation. Calian will be delivering this project over an 18 month period.
Deploying and managing a diverse workforce governed by collective agreements and service commitments is a complex task. Calian is well-positioned to provide the City of Toronto with a modern, flexible and efficient system to manage the staff hours of City employees given its proven track record in the successful delivery of complex multi-party, enterprise-wide programs.
Calian has assembled a consortium of world class partners to deliver this solution. Calian assumes the role of Prime contractor accountable for the successful orchestration of the people, processes and technology required to deliver the business improvements, resource efficiencies and cost savings with a modern scalable system. The project will be supported by Axsium Group Limited, a best of breed implementation partner for several workforce management solutions; Kondor Consulting Group, an SAP HCM PartnerEdge Service Partner; Kronos, the global market leader in workforce management solutions; and SAP.
"Calian is pleased to have been selected to work with the City of Toronto on this strategic and important project that will contribute to the improved operations of the City," stated Sandra Cote, Vice President, IT and Professional Services at Calian.
"This is an exciting win for our IT services line," stated Kevin Ford, President and CEO. "It strengthens our existing relationship with the City of Toronto and assists in the evolution of our IT services offerings at the municipal level."