Posts tagged as acquisition

Acquisition expands company’s activities

Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen (MR) has increased its 70% stake in Cedaspe, a company based in Giuliano Milanese (near Milano) in Italy, to 100% with effect from January this year. Moreover, the company has also acquired the company ETI Elettrindustria (ETI), whicjh is based in Cormano (also near Milano) in Italy, retroactively with effect from 1 January […]

Hexagon completes Thermopylae Sciences and Technology acquisition

Hexagon completed its previously announced acquisition of Thermopylae Sciences and Technology. Thermopylae is a Virginia, USA-based software provider serving both the US government and private sector markets with geospatial applications, mobile frameworks and cloud computing for enhanced location intelligence. Collectively, Thermopylae’s technologies, coupled with Hexagon’s other geospatial offerings, provide location intelligence solutions to solve critical, […]

Acquisition expand professional mapping services

Carto has acquired Geographica. Combining forces with will not only strengthen the Carto’s client offering, but also its partner network. According to industry analysts, professional services account for approximately 50% of all business in geospatial, with another 25% being software and 25% location data. However, identifying cutting-edge, customer-centric providers of such consulting services still remains […]

Acquisition creates a force for the future of resources and energy

Following the announcement in October 2018 of WorleyParsons’ binding offer for Jacobs’ Energy, Chemicals and Resources (ECR) line of business, the combined new entity has come together under a new brand, Worley, as of 29 April 2019. The acquisition brings together two highly complementary organisations capable of offering professional project and asset services in energy, […]

Eurolux acquires Radiant Lighting

Eurolux has officially announced its recent acquisition of Radiant Lighting. The merger came into effect on 1 January 2019 and sees the two brands running parallel to each other as separate entities under the umbrella of the Eurolux Group. Eurolux started out as a modest Cape Town operation in 1991 and has continued to grow […]

5D visualisation portfolio grows with the acquisition

Hexagon has acquired Thermopylae Sciences and Technology, a software provider primarily focused on the US government and defence market that specialises in geospatial applications, mobile frameworks, and cloud computing for enhanced location intelligence. Thermopylae has developed advanced visualisation solutions to support tactical edge mapping in support of mission critical operations. Built upon the Google technology […]

Planet acquires Boundless opensource GIS software

Planet has acquired Boundless Spatial, a geospatial software solutions company.  The acquisition expands the Planet’s commercial business with the US government and commercial agriculture clients. Boundless is a leader in geospatial data management software and is aligned with the company’s objective to deliver novel geospatial data subscription services and accelerate adoption for enterprise customers. With […]

Acquisition creates a digital marketplace for construction

Autodesk has completed the acquisition of BuildingConnected, a preconstruction platform, for $275-million net of cash acquired. Autodesk funded the transaction using cash on hand. BuildingConnected centralises the bid management process and simplifies communication to make finding, qualifying and selecting the right subcontractors or responding to the right project opportunities fast and easy. Owners and general […]