Q-Free to deliver central system and enforcement system in Slovakia

Bratislava/Trondheim, January 25th, 2009 - SkyToll signed on Friday the 23rd of January a contract with Q-FREE ASA for the delivery of central system, enforcement system and a 3 year service agreement for GPS based truck tolling system in Slovak Republic with value of approximately 50 million Euros.

Bratislava/Trondheim, January 25th, 2009 - SkyToll signed on Friday the 23rd of January a contract with Q-FREE ASA for the delivery of central system, enforcement system and a 3 year service agreement for GPS based truck tolling system in Slovak Republic with value of approximately 50 million Euros.

`SkyToll is utilizing the best experts for electronic tolling systems on the global market, this is also confirmed by the cooperation with renowned Norwegian company Q-FREE`, stated Matej Okáli CEO and the Chairman of the Board of SkyToll. `We are very pleased to be a part of this prestigious project. Truck tolling as such represents a large growth market for the company` comments CEO of Q-FREE Øyvind Isaksen.

The project for Slovakia`s electronic tolling system is unique by international standards as the state-of-the-art satellite tolling technology covers, in addition to highways and expressways, also large sections of first class routes. The SkyToll electronic tolling solution, based on the GPS-GSM technology provides maximum flexibility in order to accommodate future increases in the volume of freight transport and road-network extensions across Slovakia.

Q-Free`s part of the project will start immediately. The construction phase will last throughout 2009, followed by a service and maintenance activity for 3 years.

The joint-stock company of SkyToll was established by members of the Ibertax-SanToll consortium, the winner of a tender for implementation of a comprehensive tolling system in the Slovak Republic. SanToll s.r.o. is owned by Sanef, a French-based corporation that operates one of the longest toll-road networks in Europe (more than 1,700 km). Q-Free is a leading global supplier of solutions and products for Road User Charging and Traffic Surveillance having applications mainly within electronic toll collection for road financing, congestion charging, truck-tolling, law enforcement and parking/access control.

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