Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant has been elected as the leader in the IT field.

The “Project of the year” contest is held by Global CIO, Russian CIOs community, with the assistance of Russian Union of CIO (SoDIT) and regional CIOs clubs. All projects in the information technologies sphere are estimated by leaders of IT-departments directly through online-voting system according to the method, proposed and approved by the members of IT-community. More than 250 projects were filed to the contest committee. 350 CIOs have participated in the open voting.

This Award has confirmed the high level of TVSZ’s IT- management system based on solutions of Infor company (ERP- Infor LN system, platform Infor ION, Infor BI/CPM). IPL Consulting company serves as an expert of the project. At present this system covers all basic business processes of the Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant – planning, operative management and production, resources, logistics, supplies and financial operations control.

“In 2011 the project of ERP-system being implemented in our plant was considered by international experts as the most innovative project. Russian experts’ estimate points out consistency and relevancy of creation of modern operation and information environment, enabling to insure the high level of production and logistics control” - noted Oleg Menshikov, CEO of CJSC “Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant.