Top 100 Computer Companies
and Mobil Sign Global Supplier Agreement
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 2, 1999 - Intergraph Corporation (NASDAQ:INGR)
today announced that it has signed a global supplier agreement with Mobil Corporation
(NYSE:MOB). Under terms of the agreement, Intergraph will supply software, support
services and hardware to Mobil refining and chemical manufacturing facilities worldwide.
The agreement will allow Mobil to take full advantage of Intergraph's global delivery and
support services. With offices in 65 countries and four global centers of process industry
excellence, Intergraph is strategically positioned to effectively support Mobil projects
or facilities anywhere. The agreement is expected to increase Mobil's user productivity
through Intergraph support as well as decrease total cost of ownership of software and
Program Includes Most Intergraph Engineering Software
Software covered by the agreement consists of virtually all Intergraph product
offerings for engineering, most of which are for the petroleum, petrochemical and chemical
process industries. Software includes the Plant Design System (PDS) for design,
engineering, operation and maintenance of process and other plants; DesignReview®) and SmartPlant Viewer for
3D visualization; SmartPlant
Explorer for Web access of plant data; Imagineer Technical
for 2D design; and the Asset and Information Management (AIM) suite for managing
engineering data, documents and drawings for both existing and new facilities.
Hardware includes workstations
such as the Intergraph TDZ® 2000; servers such as those in the InterServe family of
hardware; and other computer equipment.
Agreement Provides for Cost-effective Software Deployment
David Stinson, executive vice president, Process
& Building Solutions division, Intergraph, said, "The global purchase
agreement with Mobil illustrates the value of Intergraph support services, the Plant
Design System, design data and related Intergraph software for plant owners and operators.
Our goal is to work as a partner with Mobil and maximize benefits to them by helping to
make plant data an asset that is usable and accessible throughout the life of the facility
for operations, maintenance, safety and retrofits."
About Mobil Corporation
Mobil Corporation is a global oil, natural gas and petrochemical company that does
business in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., Mobil operates 25
refineries, 15,000 service stations and 29 chemical facilities worldwide, and produces oil
or natural gas in 20 countries and explores in 34. Mobil employs more than 43,000 people
and reported 1997 revenues of $65.9 billion.
Intergraph Background Information
A computer industry pioneer, Intergraph Corporation provides a diverse range of
comprehensive engineering, mapping/GIS, emergency management and IT solutions (hardware,
software and services) for the process and building, utilities and transportation
industries and for local and national governments. For the creative and technical desktop
or enterprise, Intergraph offers Intel/Windows NT-based workstations, PCs and servers,
support, consulting and training services. Industry analysts consistently rank Intergraph
as a top solutions provider in the markets the company has served for three decades.
Intergraph common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol: INGR. Visit http://www.intergraph.com/about/ for more