Swedish Transport Administration selects CGI as its strategic IT service provider

Swedish Transport Administration selects CGI as its strategic IT service 
provider 
CGI will deliver a range of application management and development
services 
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwired) -- 01/23/14 -- CGI
(NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A) has signed a new agreement with the Swedish
Transport Administration, Trafikverket, to deliver comprehensive
application management and development services, working in close
collaboration with Trafikverket's own IT department. CGI will provide
resources for projects and assignments, helping Trafikverket achieve
specific business objectives and drive more value from its ongoing
application management and development initiatives. The agreement has
an estimated total contract value of 1.3 billion Swedish crowns
(approx. CAD $220 million) over a four-year base with a two plus one
year option period.  
Trafikverket is responsible for the long-term planning of Swedish
transport systems, as well as state road networks and the country's
national railway network. Headquartered in Borlange, it has 6,500
employees. CGI will deliver services in Borlange, from nearshore
centers in Sweden and across Europe with support from its global
resources.  
"We're very proud of the confidence Trafikverket has placed in CGI,
and we look forward to helping Trafikverket streamline and enhance
its IT operations," said Bengt-Goran Kangas, CGI's Vice-President for
public sector work in Sweden. "With our local presence and access to
specialists all over the world, we can deliver cost-effective and
smart IT solutions that benefit not only Trafikverket but the
citizens its serves."  
CGI will work with joint collaborators Knowit, Headlight and Altran
in supporting Trafikverket. 
About CGI  
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent
information technology and business process services firm in the
world. Approximately 68,000 professionals serve thousands of global
clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe
and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services
including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration,
application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as
well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annualized
revenue in excess of C$10 bill
ion and an order backlog exceeding C$18
billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB).
Website: www.cgi.com. 
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and Investor Relations
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