OTI RECEIVES ORDER OF CLOSE TO $2 MILLION TO SUPPORT NEW ID PROJECT
Iselin, NJ– June 7, 2010 - On Track Innovations Ltd. (OTI) (NASDAQ-GM: OTIV), a global leader in contactless microprocessor-based smart card solutions for homeland security, payments, petroleum payments, eID Systems and other applications, announced today that it has signed a contract to supply part of its Magna™ platform in order to assist the efforts for the harmonization and modernization of a certain developing country’s ID system. The expected revenues from the contract are close to $2 million, with deliveries expected to commence in the second half of the year. The new project comes after successful implementations of multiple ID projects in the same country.
Oded Bashan, Chairman and CEO of OTI, stated, “The new contract reflects OTI’s strategy to leverage the success and the already made marketing investment in a specific country. We continue to enhance our leadership position in the electronic ID solutions globally. Our ability to provide end-to-end secured solutions independent of a country’s existing infrastructure, while maintaining the highest level of service and security for both urban and rural areas that require mobile capabilities, makes OTI’s solution even more unique”.
Established in 1990, OTI (NASDAQ-GM: OTIV) designs, develops and markets secure contactless microprocessor-based smart card technology to address the needs of a wide variety of markets. Applications developed by OTI include product solutions for petroleum payment systems, homeland security solutions, electronic passports and IDs, payments, mass transit ticketing, parking and loyalty programs. OTI has a global network of regional offices to market and support its products. The company was awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2005 and 2006 Company of the Year Award in the field of smart cards.
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