OPTRON Appointed as GeoSLAM Dealer for Sub Saharan Africa
GeoSLAM is delighted to announce OPTRON as their new distributor for sub-Saharan Africa. Headquartered in Centurion South Africa, OPTRON operates across 6 regional offices in Cape Town, Durban, Somerset West, Nairobi and Zambia.
OPTRON is a distributor of leading technology brands in the geospatial, mining, construction and precision agriculture industries. The company was established in 1986 and has provided technology solutions to the sub-Saharan Africa markets for over 30 years. The OPTRON Group has a proven track record with both customers and international technology suppliers, and was therefore considered as a natural choice to represent GeoSLAM’s market leading mobile indoor mapping solutions.
Mark Reid, Chief Operating Officer of GeoSLAM: “The appointment of OPTRON is part of our ongoing strategy to strengthen and expand our global network of distribution. Widely recognised as the leading survey instrument supplier across sub-Saharan Africa, OPTRON was our first choice partner. Uniquely positioned to offer our customers the highest level of service, OPTRON combine survey and mapping expertise along with in depth application knowledge and dedicated customer support. We are looking forward to working with OPTRON in this exciting and rapidly developing market.”
Trevor Venter, CEO Optron Group said, “We are excited to add GeoSLAM to our offering of technology solutions. Combining GeoSLAM technology with Trimble software, our clients have a very cost effective field-to-model solution for the mapping of enclosed environments.”