Press Release

INTRALOT SIGNS CONTRACT WITH LOTTERYWEST IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA FOR AN ONLINE GAMING OPERATING SYSTEM
03/04/2007

Following an international tender and a competitive process, INTRALOT Australia Pty Ltd., 100% owned by INTRALOT S.A., has signed a contract for the provision of the new on-line gaming operating system together with necessary support services for the Lotteries Commission of Western Australia (Lotterywest).
 
The contract is for 5 years with options to extend for up to another 5 years. Total revenue from the contract, including extensions and options, will be approximately AUD18 million dollars. Implementation of the new system will start almost immediately and the conversion to the new system will commence by March, 2008. 
 
The project entails the supply and implementation as well as the support of the integrated lottery system, based on INTRALOT’s open architecture solution LOTOS O/S and CORONIS family of terminals (including Ticket checkers and Portable Terminals). Furthermore INTRALOT will be providing the hardware equipment that will host the LOTOS O/S and its applications. The new system will provide Lotterywest with all the necessary functionality to provide the community of Western Australia with a reliable and modern lottery system.  
 
Jan Stewart, Lotterywest CEO commented "After a long and carefully considered procurement process, I am now looking forward to working with INTRALOT to provide Lotterywest with the lottery platform we require to ensure that we continue to provide our beneficiaries with the best possible level of support."
 
INTRALOT CEO, Mr. Constantinos Antonopoulos said: “We are very pleased with this award, because we consider it as one more distinction for our company’s worldwide eminence in the lottery industry. We acknowledge that Australia has a long tradition of popular and well regulated lotteries and thus our responsibilities are even greater. This project is a highly important addition to our international portfolio and strengthens our presence in the demanding Oceania market. We engage ourselves to deliver a state-of-the-art integrated solution which will directly benefit the Lotterywest community, the lottery players as well as the broader local community”.

 

INTRALOT, a public company listed on the ASE, is the 2nd biggest supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content and value added services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. It’s broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting & Video Lottery operations, its experience in sports games and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With 40 subsidiaries, 7 business offices, more than 3,600 people and revenues of €791,4 m. for 2006, INTRALOT’s footprint straddles five continents.