Glenside, South Australia, Feb. 24, 2013—Maptek, leading provider of laser scanning technology and software to the mining industry, has signed an agreement with RDO Integrated Controls (RDOIC) to resell Maptek I-Site survey systems.
RDOIC is RDO Equipment Co.’s positioning technology division, supplying equipment for mobile mapping and terrestrial scanning into various industries, including mining.
Maptek and RDOIC started discussing the partnership shortly after MINExpo 2012, where Maptek was showcasing its I-Site 8400 and 8810 laser scanners. The survey systems are deployed in mining and other industrial operations worldwide.
‘This partnership with Maptek allows RDO Integrated Controls to offer long range laser scanner systems to our customers,’ said Adam Gilbertson, RDOIC General Manager-Northern Region.
‘The I-Site laser scanning systems will fill a gap in our portfolio, making us a one-stop source for scanning, survey and machine control solutions for our customers.’
About RDO Integrated Controls
RDO Integrated Controls, founded in 2009, is a division of RDO Equipment Co. The division provides precision positioning solutions for customers in the construction, mining engineering, engineering, survey, and landfill industries. For more information, visit www.rdointegratedcontrols.com.
About RDO Equipment Co.
Founded in 1968, RDO Equipment Co. is a family-owned and operated company dedicated to provide and support innovative solutions for John Deere agriculture, construction, and lawn and garden; Vermeer; and Topcon. The corporation’s headquarters are in Fargo, N.D. The company has more than 60 sales and service locations in nine U.S. states and employs more than 1,800 people. For more information, visit www.rdoequipment.com.
Maptek™ is a leading provider of innovative software, hardware and services for the global mining industry. Maptek Vulcan™ is one of the longest standing 3D mine planning and modelling packages. Maptek I-Site™ is an integrated hardware and software system for 3D laser scanning, surveying and imaging. Maptek BlastLogic™ provides intelligent 3D drillhole validation and load design software, while Maptek Eureka™ features an interactive 3D environment for visualising and interpreting geophysical and seismic data. Maptek products are in use at more than 1700 sites in over 65 countries, supported by professional and technical services in a worldwide network of 13 offices.