MicroSurvey Software Acquired by Hexagon19/01/2012
|MicroSurvey has announced that The Hexagon Group has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of MicroSurvey Software Inc., the leading Canada-based developer of surveying and mapping software for the land surveying, construction and forensic markets.|
"MicroSurvey has grown very rapidly in the last 2 years and the acquisition by Hexagon gives us the means to grow even faster and keep pace with the ever-growing customer demand. Our team is extremely excited about this acquisition as it provides us the vehicle for further investment in innovation and greater access to the market", stated Darcy Detlor, president of MicroSurvey Software. Mr. Detlor will continue as president of MicroSurvey.
Headquartered in Kelowna, British Columbia, MicroSurvey currently employs 30 people. With a successful expansion of its footprint in recent years, today the company provides innovative software solutions to customers around the world.
"The acquisition of MicroSurvey notably expands Hexagon's product offerings and software development capabilities for several of our key markets including land surveying, construction and public safety," said Ola Rollen, CEO and president of Hexagon AB. "Additionally, both MicroSurvey's software products and Hexagon's instrument products enjoy strong leadership positions in these markets. The ability to offer such comprehensive, market-leading and innovative solutions will undoubtedly benefit both current and future customers of Hexagon."
comments powered by Disqus
Read more about: land surveying software mapping
Supplier: MicroSurvey Software Inc.
More news from this supplier:
MicroSurvey CAD 2015 Announced
MicroSurvey CAD 2013
MicroSurvey Releases STAR*NET V7
MicroSurvey Purchases STAR*NET
FieldGenius 2010 Data Collection Software NautizX7
MicroSurvey Point Cloud CAD 2010
Two New Satellites Join Galileo Constellation
Euclideon Unveils Hologram Room
Swiss Railways Uses TatukGIS SDK for Infrastructure Asset Management
GIM International Publishes 3rd UAS Special
Esriís Billion-Dollar Software Pledge: Students Gain Geographic Ground
New Version Leica Geosystems CORS Solution Launched
KCS Adds Location-based Positioning to GPS Track and Trace Module
New Developments Announced for SPAR International
Topcon Acquires Precision Agriculture Specialist Digi-Star
3D GIS for Underground Utilities Management and Public Safety
Demo of DJI Inspire UAV During TUSExpo
During the TUSExpo, the recently introduced UAV van DJI, Inspire, was demonstrated in the dedicated demonstration hall. The drone has an autonomy of about 8 minutes and can retract the landing gear for improved imagery. The rechargeable battery can be swapped for increased operational time. The camera is stabilised.