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Asite PLC (ASE)

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Wednesday 25 September, 2002

Asite PLC

Re Agreement

Asite PLC
25 September 2002

25 September 2002

                       Commercial Agreement with BAA plc

    Asite plc awarded e-business framework agreement and involvement in all

                     BAA plc upcoming construction projects

Asite plc ('Asite') has been awarded a framework agreement to supply Internet
based project collaboration services to BAA plc ('BAA'). The deal means that BAA
will support all its future construction projects through Asite, and reflects
BAA's drive to improve the efficiency of its construction projects using
e-business solutions.

Mathew Riley, BAA commercial director for Terminal 5 and a non-executive
director of Asite, said: 'Over the last year Asite has delivered significant
time and cost benefits to our projects, typically reducing out-turn costs by 2%.

As a direct result of these benchmarked figures we are now rolling out Asite
solutions across all future projects. This will deliver predictable savings in
the region of £8 million across our projected capital expenditure for 2003.

Predictability is critical for BAA and our quest to achieve world-class results
through our supply chain. The fact that previous Asite projects for BAA have hit
delivery targets on time and under budget is proof of Asite's added value to our

Asite has demonstrated an understanding of the technical and, more importantly,
the cultural issues around process change. That sets them apart from other
technology businesses.'

Within its overall package of services to BAA, Asite is currently deploying
collaboration solutions on several airport schemes, including the innovative £30
million toilet refurbishment programme and the pier segregation projects aimed
at increasing security at BAA airports, each of which is worth in excess of £20


For further information please contact:

Asite plc
Charles Woods                                        020 7388 4890

Deloitte & Touche Corporate Finance
Robin Binks                                          020 7438 3000

The Communication Group
Richard Evans                                        020 7457 2345

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