HiQ signs new frame agreement with Saab Automobile

HiQ signs new frame agreement with Saab Automobile HiQ signs a new frame agreement with Saab Automobile covering consulting services in the field of system development and project management. HiQ has been involved in system development and project management in the automobile industry on behalf of Saab Automobile since 1995. HiQ has completed assignments involving the development of tools and engine management systems, as well as diagnostic systems for vehicles and telematics solutions. "We have a longstanding relationship with Saab. HiQ works at the cutting edge of technology with telecoms and automobile industry leaders, and Saab is one of the major players. Collaboration with top-level players benefits us tremendously in our consulting role," says Peter Davin, MD of HiQ Väst. IT systems for cars are becoming increasingly common, and Saab is one of the car manufacturers to have made good progress in terms of developing communication to and from vehicles. One of the assignments currently in progress involves developing telematics solutions for Saab Automobile. The assignment covers such aspects as analysis and requirement specifications for infotainment systems that enable a number of driver services. "HiQ has been working in the automobile industry for six years, and with telematics for just over three. The opportunities in the autos industry are infinite, and our high-tech expertise will enable us to make an important contribution by providing valuable solutions for our customers for many years to come," says Lars Stugemo, CEO of HiQ International. For more information, please contact: Peter Davin, MD, HiQ Väst, tel.: +46 31 743 91 00 Lars Stugemo, CEO, HiQ International, tel.: +46 8 588 90 000 HiQ is an IT and management consultancy focusing on high-tech solutions in the fields of telecoms, mobility and simulation technology. The company is a leader in these fields and the Nordic region is its domestic market. HiQ employs more than 425 people at offices in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. HiQ is listed on the OM Stockholm Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit our web site at www.hiq.se ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/04/24/20010424BIT00190/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/04/24/20010424BIT00190/bit0001.pdf

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