Sagem Défense Sécurité selected by PMU for the renewal of some of its gaming terminals
Paris – January 30, 2007 Following international bidding, the French betting company PMU signed a contract with Sagem Défense Sécurité (SAFRAN Group) in December 2006, for the supply and installation of 8000 gaming terminals. Sagem Défense Sécurité will supply a complete device based on its S8 terminal which is modular and scalable with an open design. Secure and reliable, the terminal will have a wide operator screen and a client display that shows wins and promotional information.
As the prime contractor, Sagem Défense Sécurité will ensure the development and manufacture in France of a new version of this S8 terminal adapted to the PMU's needs. This contract will include a clause for on-site maintenance and a workshop. The terminal's base software will be developed together with the company LotSys.
The first deliveries will take place during the first half of 2008.
Sagem Défense Sécurité has been developing turnkey solutions for the gaming terminal market for 14 years. Capitalizing on a significant R&D effort, the company has become a major worldwide player in the market. To date, it has received orders for more than 130 000 gaming terminals, 60 000 of which have been for the S8 range. For the most part they are already in service in Germany, China, Sweden, the US, Canada and France.