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acQuire Technology Solutions purchases Spatial Dimension from Trimble

Cape Town, South Africa – Friday 1 September - Spatial Dimension has announced today that global information management software company acQuire Technology Solutions (acQuire), a subsidiary of Vela Software, has completed its acquisition of Spatial Dimension from Trimble. 


Under this new structure, Spatial Dimension will operate as a standalone business focusing on the expansion of the Landfolio user base globally, while supporting and enhancing the functionality of Landfolio for all of our customers.


Alison Atkins, acQuire’s CEO, welcomes the addition of Spatial Dimension as part of a broader growth strategy for the company.


“This latest acquisition adds valuable land management expertise to acQuire’s growing portfolio within Vela” Atkins said.


“Our success as a global provider of information management solutions, plus being backed by Vela Software, means we can leverage expertise and partners to further advance Spatial Dimension and it’s product, Landfolio, into new markets and geographies,” Atkins said.


Bill Feast, Spatial Dimension’s CEO, said “We are very excited to join Vela Software, within the acQuire portfolio. We share their vision of solving our customers’ challenges with great technology paired with global domain expertise. We look forward to our next growth phase under their ownership and would like to thank Trimble for their support and leadership over the past 8 years.”


Matt Delano, Trimble’s General Manager, Land Administration, said “ There are strong synergies between the teams at acQuire and Spatial Dimension that can be leveraged to further enhance value for our customers. While the Landfolio business has thrived under Trimble, the new ownership should accelerate results for the business and continue to improve the experience and offerings for our customers.”



About acQuire


acQuire provides information management software and services so customers can make confident decisions using data assets they trust. We work with the world’s leading organisations, by helping them manage their mining, environmental and social performance data assets, in a smarter, more streamlined manner.

acQuire’s software is paired with product support services and accredited training to meet customers’ evolving technology needs.

Founded in 1996, acQuire originated in Perth, Western Australia, and since 2018 has been a part of Constellation Software Inc (CSI) via its operating group Vela Software.

The company currently has five offices around the globe, with customer support centres operating in each major time zone.

CSI is a public company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CSU). CSI acquires, manages and builds software businesses that provide mission-critical solutions in specific vertical markets.



About Spatial Dimension


Spatial Dimension is a global provider of land management solutions based on their Landfolio software suite.

Founded in 1999 in Cape Town, Spatial Dimension was acquired by Trimble in September 2015. The company now has close to 100 employees located in Australia, Brazil, Canada, South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States.

In the public sector Landfolio has been deployed at more than 30 government agencies globally for cadastre, registry and natural resource management.

In the private sector, many of the world’s most successful mining, oil & gas, renewables and forestry companies use Landfolio to ensure that all obligations relating to their rights, permits, leases and related agreements are fulfilled.