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Telvent wins contract to supply thousands of handheld TETRA terminals to Canal de Isabel

June 30, 2010

June 30, 2010 - Telvent (NASDAQ: TLVT), the IT company for a sustainable and secure world, announced that has been awarded a contract by Canal de Isabel II, a Madrid-based water utility, to provide hand-held TETRA terminals to the Integrated Emergency Mobile Communication System in the Madrid Region.

The project consists of supplying and commissioning several thousands of hand-portable terminals and accessories during the next four years. Telvent will install state-of-the-art terminals that will provide protection, welfare and security for the different bodies of the organization including: Madrid Region: Fire Brigades, Civil Defense, Local Police, BESCAM (Autonomous Police), Ambulances, Health Care and Environment.

TETRA communications ensure the call privacy within each organization, according to their specific profile. Moreover, TETRA provides capabilities and the necessary means to establish joint coordination of communications between the different bodies during large events or in the case of disaster.

According to Ignacio González, chief executive officer of Telvent, “this project demonstrates our commitment to innovative solutions for Public Administration and particularly Canal de Isabel II, with which we want to continue our collaboration to provide them with the most advanced technology on the market.”

This new project further positions Telvent as a leader in secure and efficient radio communications in Public Administration. Telvent has installed municipality networks and critical infrastructures in Spanish cities such as Seville, Valladolid, Burgos and Oviedo among others.

About Telvent

Telvent (NASDAQ: TLVT) is a global IT solutions and business information services provider that improves the efficiency and reliability of the world’s premier organizations. The company serves markets critical to the sustainability of the planet, including the energy, transportation, agriculture, and environmental sectors. (

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