Like MicroSurvey Software Inc.

announced 1/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, will acquire MicroSurvey Software Inc.

synopsis: Hexagon, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of MicroSurvey Software Inc., a leading Canadian based developer of surveying and mapping software for the land surveying, construction, and forensic markets.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading, global provider of 3D solutions to design, measure and position objects, and to process and present data. The measurement systems measure with great precision and provide access to large amounts of complex data that is being visualised via engineering and geospatial software. "
target: MicroSurvey Software Inc.
MicroSurvey Software Inc. is a leading Canadian based developer of surveying and mapping software for the land surveying, construction, and forensic markets.
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closed 3/8/2012 via BNC Analysis

Sonda S.A., acquired PARS Produtos de Processamento de Dados Ltda.

synopsis: Sonda SA of Chile acquired the entire share capital of PARS Produtos de Processamento de Dados Ltda, a Rio de Janeiro-based provider of software solutions.
buyer: Sonda S.A. (SNSE:SONDA:$1,196.88)
SONDA is the leading Latin American IT services company, with a deep service commitment, a broad portfolio of solutions and a large geographical coverage. "
target: PARS Produtos de Processamento de Dados Ltda.
PARS Produtos de Processamento de Dados Ltda. provides software for engineers and architects. They provide 3D design software and geographical information systems.
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$53
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closed 6/13/2018 via PR Newswire

Bluebeam Software, Inc., acquired Project Atlas

synopsis: Bluebeam, Inc., leading developer of innovative technology solutions for the AEC industries, announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Project Atlas. Project Atlas created a digital mapping engine that uses geo-location instead of traditional folder structures to organize and visualize 2D plans and construction data.
buyer parent: Nemetschek
buyer: Bluebeam Software, Inc.
Since 2002, Bluebeam, Inc. has made desktop, mobile and cloud-based solutions for paperless workflows that leverage PDF to enable a common data environment, improve project communication, and streamline processes across the entire project lifecycle. "
target: Project Atlas
Founded in 2017, Project Atlas created a digital mapping engine that uses geo-location instead of traditional folder structures to organize and visualize 2D plans and construction data.
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closed 3/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capzanine, acquired Geomedia SAS

synopsis: Capzanine has taken a majority stake in Geomedia, a topographical software business, in the first deal from its Capzanine 4 fund. Geomedia’s software extracts intelligence from geospatial data, for uses in the construction and infrastructure industries. Capzanine acquired Geomedia from Ciclad, a French SME investor who invested in 2008.
buyer: Capzanine
Founded in 2004 by its partners, the Capzanine management company has € 1.1 bn under management. It invests in equity and/or mezzanine or unitranche/private debt financing for unlisted companies with an Entreprise Value of between €20 M and €400 M. "
target parent: Ciclad, SAS
target: Geomedia SAS
The first AUTODESK partner in France in the fields of topography, cartography, infrastructure and civil engineering , GEOMEDIA SAS develops and markets COVADIS and AutoPISTE software. COVADIS is the application of topography dedicated to surveyors. AutoPISTE is a design application for roads.
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announced 11/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Keensight Capital, will acquire Sogelink SAS

synopsis: Paris-based Keensight Capital, a private equity manager dedicated to pan-European Growth Buyout investment, will acquire a majority stake in Sogelink, a French provider of software and SaaS solutions that simplify and optimize complex business processes in the building site, infrastructure, and property management industry.
buyer: Keensight Capital
Paris-based Keensight Capital is a European Growth Buyout investor with deep expertise in IT and Healthcare. Keensight Capital partners with the management teams of fast growing and profitable companies providing capital, strategic guidance and operational support. "
target parent: Groupe BPCE
target: Sogelink SAS
France-based Sogelink designs, develops, and markets software and SaaS solutions intended to simplify and optimise complex business processes in the building site, infrastructure, and property management industry. It is also the number one provider of topographic software.
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closed 12/19/2008 via PR Newswire

Trimble Navigation Limited, purchased FastMap and GeoSite software from KOREC

synopsis: Trimble announced it has acquired the FastMap and GeoSite software assets from KOREC, a privately-held Trimble distributor serving the United Kingdom and Ireland. The acquisition will allow Trimble to expand its Mapping and Geographic Information System.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,237.10)
Trimble is a leading innovator of Global Positioning System technology. In addition to providing advanced GPS components, Trimble augments GPS with other positioning technologies as well as wireless communications and software to create complete customer solutions. "
seller: KOREC
KOREC provides single source supply for advanced GPS solutions to the Construction, Surveying and GIS Mapping Industries. KOREC's construction team operate in a variety of fields within the construction industry spanning building, civil engineering, infrastructure development and rail engineering.
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closed 10/9/2019 via Company Press Release

Seequent Limited, acquired Geoslope International Ltd.

synopsis: Seequent, a New Zealand-based developer of geoscience analysis, modelling, and collaborative technologies, has acquired GEOSLOPE, a Canadian company that creates integrated and geotechnical analysis software. GEOSLOPE is recognized worldwide by geotechnical engineers who use their GeoStudio suite for design, analysis, and decision making.
buyer: Seequent Limited
New Zealand-based Seequent is a global leader in the development of geoscience analysis, modelling, and collaborative technologies. Their solutions enable people to uncover valuable insights from data, ultimately making better decisions about earth, environment, and energy challenges. "
target: Geoslope International Ltd.
Geoslope is a Calgary-based company that creates integrated, geotechnical analysis software. The GeoStudio software suite, developed by Geoslope, allows for design and analysis and includes products for modelling slope stability, deformation, heat transfer, and groundwater flow in soil and rock.
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closed 4/3/2019 via Company Press Release

Altair Engineering Inc., acquired SEAM

synopsis: Altair, a global technology company providing solutions in product development, high-performance computing and data intelligence, announced the acquisition of Cambridge Collaborative’s SEAM. SEAM software provides a method of analysis that is well-suited for studying the dynamic response of complex structures at mid and high frequencies.
buyer: Altair Engineering Inc. (ALTR:$430.93)
Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing and data intelligence. It enables organizations to compete more effectively in a connected world while creating a more sustainable future. "
target parent: Cambridge Collaborative, Inc
target: SEAM
Cambridge Collaborative's SEAM® software provides a method of analysis that is particularly well-suited for studying the dynamic response of complex structures at mid and high frequencies. SEAM is used to predict interior noise and vibration, radiated noise and vibroacoustic environments.
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closed 2/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

GiSmartware SAS, acquired MAPPIA SAS

synopsis: GiSmartware, a geographic information systems (GIS) software company, announces the acquisition of the start-up Mappia, creator since 2015 of the GOvalid® collaborative platform and the GOsuite® tools. These solutions make data management more fluid between the worlds of computer aided design (CAD), BIM (building data modeling) and GIS.
buyer: GiSmartware SAS
GiSmartware is a GIS software editor dedicated to network operators (telecom, water, energy, smart city), which combines expertise on their professions & cartographic expertise. GiSmartware provides the reliable & open foundation that gives them a fair view of their mapping & topological database. "
target: MAPPIA SAS
Mappia is the creator of the GOvalid® collaborative platform and the GOsuite® tools. These solutions make data management more fluid between the worlds of computer aided design (CAD), BIM (building data modeling) and geographic information systems (GIS).
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closed 4/18/2013 via PE Hub

Bohemia Interactive Simulations, acquired TerraSim, Inc.

synopsis: The Riverside Company has added Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based TerraSim to its Bohemia Interactive Simulations platform. TerraSim delivers elite capabilities in automated terrain generation software.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Bohemia Interactive Simulations
Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim) is a leading global provider of simulation technologies & integrated training solutions for military & civilian organizations. BISim has repeatedly delivered high fidelity, low cost, disruptive technology into the virtual, tactical military simulation domain. "
target: TerraSim, Inc.
TerraSim, Inc. develops advanced software solutions for geospatial technologies. Terrasim provides its customers with innovative products for the rapid creation of complex geospatial visualizations derived from a variety of geo-referenced source data.
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closed 4/26/2018 via BusinessWire

Bentley Systems, Inc., acquired Plaxis

synopsis: Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, announced the acquisition of Plaxis, the leading provider of geotechnical software, based in Delft, Netherlands.
buyer: Bentley Systems, Inc.
Bentley is a leader dedicated to providing engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. Bentley applies information mobility to improve asset performance by leveraging information modeling. "
target: Plaxis
Plaxis is a global market leader in geotechnical engineering software based on the finite element method, offering its applications to users in more than 100 countries worldwide. They are based in the Netherlands.
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closed 1/31/2013 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Allpoint Systems LLC

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc., the leader in cloud-based design and engineering software, has completed the acquisition of technology and a development team from Allpoint Systems LLC, a Pittsburgh, PA-based developer of software and solutions for collecting and processing LiDAR (laser) point cloud data.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$2,386.30)
Autodesk, Inc. is a leader in professional and personal 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize and simulate their ideas. "
target: Allpoint Systems LLC
Allpoint Systems, LLC is a software and data processing company that offers solutions to anyone who collects or processes LiDAR (laser) data. Founder Aaron Morris, a Carnegie Mellon University Robotics PhD, developed Allpoint’s core technology.
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closed 3/3/2015 via PR Newswire

FARO Technologies, Inc., acquired kubit GmbH

synopsis: FARO Technologies, Inc., the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and realization technology, announces the acquisition of kubit GmbH, a global leader in the development of software for surveying and as-built documentation. The acquisition also includes substantially all of the assets of its U.S. distributor kubit USA, Inc.
buyer: FARO Technologies, Inc. (FARO:$325.21)
FARO is the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement technology. The Company develops and markets computer-aided measurement and imaging devices and software. Technology from FARO permits high-precision 3D measurement, imaging and comparison of parts and complex structures. "
target: kubit GmbH
kubit has been developing field-proven software products to enable and simplify the use of real world objects in CAD applications since 1999. Today kubit is the industry leader in providing tools to integrate 3D laser scan data with CAD environments such as Autodesk Revit and AutoCAD.
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closed 8/28/2017 via BNC Analysis

Altium Ltd., acquired Upverter

synopsis: Electronic design software company Altium Limited announced that it has acquired Upverter, Inc., the developer of the world's first fully-cloud, fully- collaborative electronics design system. Based in Toronto, Canada Upverter's entire team of engineers, including its CEO and Co-Founder Zak Homuth, will join Altium.
buyer: Altium Ltd. (ASX:ALU:$110.90)
Altium Limited is a multinational software corporation headquartered in San Diego, California, that focuses on electronics design systems for 3D PCB design and embedded system development. "
target: Upverter
Upverter is building browser-based electronic design tools focused on collaboration and usability. Specifically Upverter is building web-based, collaborative schematic capture and PCB layout software aimed at hobbyists, students and the open source hardware community.
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closed 5/22/2012 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, acquired My Virtual Reality Software AS

synopsis: Hexagon AB has acquired all shares in the Norwegian company My Virtual Reality Software AS (myVR). Founded in 2003, myVR provides real-time, 3D virtual technology to the Oil & Gas, Building & Construction, Government and Web Portals industries, as well as other traditional and emerging digital markets.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies. Hexagon’s solutions increase productivity, enhance quality and allow for faster, better operational decisions, saving time, money and resources. "
target: My Virtual Reality Software AS
Founded in 2003, myVR provides real-time, 3D virtual technology to the Oil & Gas, Building & Construction, Government and Web Portals industries, as well as other traditional and emerging digital markets.
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announced 1/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, will acquire MicroSurvey Software Inc.

synopsis: Hexagon, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of MicroSurvey Software Inc., a leading Canadian based developer of surveying and mapping software for the land surveying, construction, and forensic markets.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading, global provider of 3D solutions to design, measure and position objects, and to process and present data. The measurement systems measure with great precision and provide access to large amounts of complex data that is being visualised via engineering and geospatial software. "
target: MicroSurvey Software Inc.
MicroSurvey Software Inc. is a leading Canadian based developer of surveying and mapping software for the land surveying, construction, and forensic markets.
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announced 11/22/2019 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, will acquire Volume Graphics GmbH

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, will acquire Volume Graphics, a German leader in the industrial computed tomography software industry. Volume Graphics' software is used for quality assurance in product development and production for a range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, and electronics.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE), a state where data is connected seamlessly through the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and intelligence is built-in to all processes. "
target: Volume Graphics GmbH
Volume Graphics is a German company that develops leading software for the analysis and visualization of industrial 3D computed tomography (CT) data. Volume Graphics' software is used by manufacturers for quality assurance in product development and production.
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closed 7/3/2019 via Company Press Release

Leica Geosystems AG, acquired Melown Technologies

synopsis: Leica Geosystems, a global provider of geospatial solutions, has acquired Melown Technologies from Helifreak Ltd., an investment company in Cyprus. Melown Technologies is a Prague-based developer of mass-scale computer vision and advanced visualisation technology. They offer a visualization platform for 2D, 2.5D and 3D geospatial data.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Leica Geosystems AG
Leica Geosystems is a global provider of geospatial solutions. Leica Geosystems offers precise and accurate instruments, sophisticated software, and trusted services to help professionals worldwide capture, analyse and present spatial information. "
target parent: Helifreak Ltd.
target: Melown Technologies
Melown Technologies is a Prague-based developer of mass-scale computer vision and advanced visualisation technology. Melown Technologies offers a visualization platform for 2D, 2.5D and 3D geospatial data. Their platform allows users to create 3D maps using open, personal or commercial data.
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closed 6/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

MSC.Software Corporation, acquired AMendate GmbH

synopsis: AMendate, a German provider of fully automated topology optimization software for additive manufacturing, has been acquired by Hexagon AB, a Sweden-based global technology company. Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division revealed that AMendate will be joining the MSC Software arm of Hexagon.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: MSC.Software Corporation
MSC Software develops simulation software technology that enables engineers to validate and optimize their designs using virtual prototypes. Customers in almost every part of manufacturing use MSC Software products to complement the physical prototype “build and test” process. "
target: AMendate GmbH
AMendate is a German provider of fully automated topology optimization software for additive manufacturing. AMendate is designed to help users save material and weight in their 3D prints while enabling efficient, cost-effective production of complex components using unique algorithms.
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announced 2/25/2019 via Company Press Release

Hexagon AB, will acquire Thermopylae Sciences and Technology

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Thermopylae Sciences and Technology, a software provider primarily focused on the U.S. government and defense market that specialists in geospatial applications, mobile frameworks, and cloud computing.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE), a state where data is connected seamlessly through the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and intelligence is built-in to all processes. "
target: Thermopylae Sciences and Technology
Thermopylae Sciences and Technology is a software provider primarily focused on the U.S. government and defense market that specializes in geospatial applications, mobile frameworks, and cloud computing for enhanced location intelligence.
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closed 1/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Hexagon AB, acquired j5 International Limited

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions has announced the acquisition of j5 International, a market-leading developer of operations management software for ensuring safe, efficient, and compliant operations of industrial sites.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE), a state where data is connected seamlessly through the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and intelligence is built-in to all processes. "
target: j5 International Limited
j5 International is a market-leading developer of operations management software for ensuring safe, efficient, and compliant operations of industrial sites. j5 International’s solutions are used to improve communication and data collection for oil, gas, power and other industrial markets.
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closed 10/24/2018 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired Bricsys NV

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, has acquired Bricsys, a Belgian company that designs, builds and markets innovative Computer Aided Design (CAD) software worldwide. Bricsys' BricsCAD platform supports 2D/3D general, mechanical, and sheet metal design and building information modelling (BIM) in one system.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE), a state where data is connected seamlessly through the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and intelligence is built-in to all processes. "
target: Bricsys NV
Bricsys is a Belgian company that designs, builds and markets innovative Computer Aided Design (CAD) software worldwide. Their BricsCAD platform supports 2D/3D general, mechanical, and sheet metal design and building information modelling (BIM) in one system.
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closed 9/27/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Hexagon Positioning Intelligence, acquired AutonomouStuff

synopsis: Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence division, a global technology leader, pioneering end-to-end solutions for assured positioning for land, sea, and air, has acquired AutonomouStuff. Founded in 2010, U.S.-based AutonomouStuff is pioneering solutions and platforms for autonomous vehicle development, robotics and data intelligence innovation.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon Positioning Intelligence
Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence division is a global technology leader, pioneering end-to-end solutions for assured positioning for land, sea, and air. "
target: AutonomouStuff
Founded in 2010, U.S.-based AutonomouStuff is pioneering solutions and platforms for autonomous vehicle development, robotics and data intelligence innovation.
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announced 6/19/2018 via Company Press Release

Hexagon AB, will acquire SPRING Technologies

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, announced the acquisition of SPRING Technologies, a software provider specialising in integrated solutions for optimising the machining workflow through machine tool simulation, toolpath verification and optimisation, and machine tool management.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE), a state where data is connected seamlessly through the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and intelligence is built-in to all processes. "
target: SPRING Technologies
SPRING Technologies is a software provider specialising in integrated solutions for optimising the machining workflow through machine tool simulation, toolpath verification and optimisation, and machine tool management. Its solutions are in use at major OEMs and machine suppliers worldwide.
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closed 6/14/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Hexagon PPM, acquired Piping Design Online

synopsis: Hexagon’s PPM division announced its acquisition of PipingDesignOnline.com. The website offers self-paced, in-depth training for CADWorx plant design software, CAESAR II pipe stress analysis software, and PV Elite pressure vessel analysis software.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon PPM
Hexagon PPM is the world’s leading provider of asset life cycle solutions for design, construction, and operation of industrial facilities. Their clients are empowered to visualize, build, and manage structures and facilities of all complexities. "
target: Piping Design Online
Piping Design Online is a website that offers self-paced, in-depth training for CADWorx plant design software, CAESAR II pipe stress analysis software, and PV Elite pressure vessel analysis software. More than 450,000 videos have been viewed at PipingDesignOnline.com by users in 147 countries.
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closed 3/15/2018 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired AGTEK Development Co, Inc.

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technology solutions, announced the acquisition of AGTEK, a software company specializing in planning and productivity solutions for the heavy civil construction industry. AGTEK is the pioneer of 3D takeoff (cost estimation) software for civil construction.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity & quality across geospatial & industrial landscapes. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge & customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable information. "
target: AGTEK Development Co, Inc.
AGTEK offers planning and productivity software solutions for the heavy civil construction industry. AGTEK is the pioneer of 3D takeoff (cost estimation) software for civil construction and the developer of the widely used Earthwork 4D, a takeoff, modelling, and production tracking solution.
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closed 1/22/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Hexagon PPM, acquired Plant Design Solutions

synopsis: Hexagon PPM announced the acquisition of Plant Design Solutions (PDS), a Houston-based software and services distributor. As the premier Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions Provider in the US, they provide clients best of breed engineering software products for the power and process industries.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon PPM
Hexagon PPM is the world’s leading provider of asset life cycle solutions for design, construction, and operation of industrial facilities. Their clients are empowered to visualize, build, and manage structures and facilities of all complexities. "
target: Plant Design Solutions
Plant Design Solutions (PDS) is a Houston-based software and services distributor. As the premier Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions Provider in the US, they provide clients best of breed engineering software products for the power and process industries.
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closed 10/4/2017 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired Luciad NV

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, announces the acquisition of Luciad, a Belgian-based software company specialising in the visualisation and analysis of real-time geospatial information.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity & quality across geospatial & industrial landscapes. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge & customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable information. "
target parent: Gimv
target: Luciad NV
Luciad is a Belgian-based software company specialising in the visualisation and analysis of real-time geospatial information. Luciad's visualisation technologies support live connections to dynamic sensor feeds in a 3D environment.
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closed 6/28/2017 via Company Press Release

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, acquired FASys

synopsis: Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, a leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist, has acquired FASys Industrie-EDV-Systeme GmbH. FASys operates as a manufacturer independent system integrator. They offer software and hardware solutions for all production-oriented tasks along with qualified advice provided by professional consultants.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist. Their expertise in sensing, thinking and acting gives their customers the confidence to increase production speed and accelerate productivity while enhancing product quality. "
target: FASys
FASys operates as a manufacturer independent system integrator and has been developing standard production applications since 1993. FASys offers software and hardware solutions for all production-oriented tasks along with qualified advice provided by professional consultants.
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closed 6/13/2017 via PR Newswire

Hexagon PPM, acquired DST Computer Services S.A.

synopsis: Hexagon PPM, a provider of enterprise engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, has acquired DST Computer Services S.A., a developer of market-leading pipe stress analysis solutions for use in the design and ongoing maintenance of process and power plants, nuclear ships and submarines.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon PPM
Hexagon PPM is a provider of enterprise engineering design software and project control solutions. Their clients are empowered to visualize, build, and manage structures and facilities of all complexities, ensuring safe and efficient operation throughout the entire life cycle. "
target: DST Computer Services S.A.
DST Computer Services S.A. is a longtime developer of market-leading pipe stress analysis solutions for use in the design and ongoing maintenance of process and power plants, nuclear ships and submarines, including full analysis of nuclear plant piping systems.
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closed 5/15/2017 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired VIRES Simulationstechnologie GmbH

synopsis: Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions, announced the acquisition of VIRES, a German-based, leading provider of simulation software solutions that support the development, testing and validation of driver-assisted and fully autonomous driving technology.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity & quality across geospatial & industrial landscapes. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge & customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable info. "
target: VIRES Simulationstechnologie GmbH
VIRES Simulationstechnologie GmbH provides simulation solutions for the automotive, railroad and aerospace industries. Their product, VIRES Virtual Test Drive, is used for the development and testing of advanced driver assistance and active safety systems, leading to solutions for automated driving.
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closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Hexagon AB, acquired Catavolt, Inc.

synopsis: Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions, announced the acquisition of Catavolt, a US-based mobile app platform provider. Catavolt, founded in 2009 with headquarters in Atlanta, GA, offers an end-to-end platform for mobile application development and delivery, secure cloud orchestration and edge computing (real-time).
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading provider of information technology solutions that drive productivity & quality across geospatial & industrial landscapes. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge & customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable info. "
target: Catavolt, Inc.
Catavolt is a US-based mobile app platform provider. Catavolt, founded in 2009 with headquarters in Atlanta, GA, offers an end-to-end platform for mobile application development and delivery, secure cloud orchestration and edge computing (real-time).
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closed 4/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired MSC.Software Corporation

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a provider of information technologies that drive productivity across industrial enterprise applications, announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of MSC Software, a leading provider of computer-aided engineering solutions, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading global provider of information technologies that drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: MSC.Software Corporation
MSC Software is a leading provider of computer-aided engineering (CAE) solutions, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development. MSC's simulation analysis capabilities empower customers to optimise design for production.
price ($mm)
$834
rev ($mm)
$230
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2016 via PR Newswire

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure, acquired GISquadrat AG

synopsis: A global provider of mission-critical and business-critical solutions to governments and service providers, Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure has acquired GISquadrat GmbH of Vienna, Austria. GISquadrat's solutions include applications for utility networks and cadastral workflows built on Hexagon software.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure
Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure provides mission-critical and business-critical solutions to governments and service providers. Their software and industry expertise help improve the lives of millions of people through safer communities, better public services and more reliable infrastructure. "
target: GISquadrat AG
GISquadrat, founded in 2000, provides fully comprehensive solutions for integrated GIS systems. Bringing GIS-experts from all disciplines and leading GIS-software know-how together in one organization, GISquadrat has more than a decade of intensive involvement in the GIS sector.
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closed 8/15/2016 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, acquired Multivista

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies across industrial enterprise applications, announced the acquisition of Multivista, a leading provider of visual, cloud-based construction documentation solutions. Visual construction documentation enables visibility of construction progress throughout the life cycle of a build.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Sweden-based Hexagon AB is a leading global provider of information technologies that drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems. "
target: Multivista
Founded in 2003, Multivista is a global provider of standard visual documentation services for the construction and facilities management industries. They offer complete construction photography, video, and webcam services to capture all phases of a build.
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closed 6/13/2016 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, acquired NESTIX Oy

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, announced the acquisition of NESTIX Oy, a developer of production control solutions for the fabrication of pipes and structures used in heavy industry construction.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading global provider of information technologies that drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems. "
target: NESTIX Oy
NESTIX is a unique integrated production management system for part fabrication and welding assembly, including work preparation and part nesting functions. Founded in 1982, NESTIX has developed software applications for part and assembly production in prefabrication shops from the very beginning.
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closed 4/29/2013 via BusinessWire

Rudolph Technologies, Inc., acquired Tamar Technology

synopsis: Rudolph Technologies, Inc. announced that it has purchased selected assets, including a strong patent portfolio, relating to metrology capability from Tamar Technology. The acquisition will allow the company to address the emerging need for fast, precise 3D measurement capabilities in the rapidly-growing advanced packaging market sector.
buyer: Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (RTEC:$218.49)
Rudolph Technologies is a worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of high-performance process control metrology, defect inspection and data analysis systems used by semiconductor device manufacturers. "
target: Tamar Technology
Tamar Technology, based in Newbury Park, California, is a precision metrology company specializing in systems for the semiconductor, hard disk drive and medical device industries. Tamar Technology supplies hardware and software for original equipment manufacturers (OEM).
price ($mm)
$10
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closed 8/1/2013 via BNC Analysis

TomTom NV, acquired Coordina

synopsis: TomTom announced the acquisition of Coordina (Gestion Electronica Logistica, S.L.), the Spanish market leader in Fleet Management Solutions, based in Barcelona. TomTom Business Solutions, the European market leader of Fleet Management Solutions, reinforces its position as Europe’s fastest growing provider of fleet management services.
buyer: TomTom NV (ENXTAM:TOM2:$1,079.90)
Founded in 1991, TomTom is a leading provider of navigation and location-based products and services. TomTom maps, traffic information and navigation technology power automotive in-dash systems, mobile devices, web based applications and government and business solutions. "
target: Coordina
Coordina (Gestion Electronica Logistica, S.L.) is the Spanish market leader in Fleet Management Solutions, based in Barcelona.
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closed 11/1/2012 via PR Newswire

China TransInfo Technology Corp., acquired China TransInfo Technology Corp.

synopsis: China TransInfo Technology Corp, which makes 2D and 3D geography information system software for the Chinese government, has been taken private by its CEO. The company is a leading provider of end-to-end intelligent transportation systems and related comprehensive technology solutions servicing the transportation industry in China.
buyer: China TransInfo Technology Corp. (CTFO:$122.73)
China TransInfo Technology Corp. was founded in 2000 with headquarters in Beijing. The company is a leading provider of end-to-end intelligent transportation systems and related comprehensive technology solutions servicing the transportation industry in China. "
target parent: SAIF Partners
target: China TransInfo Technology Corp. (CTFO:$122.73)
China TransInfo Technology Corp. is a leading provider of end-to-end intelligent transportation systems and related comprehensive technology solutions servicing the transportation industry in China. The company was founded in 2000 with headquarters in Beijing.
price ($mm)[EV]
$112 [$86]*
rev ($mm)
$159
EBITDA ($mm)
$19
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
8.1x
closed 9/30/2011 via BusinessWire

Wireless Matrix Corporation, acquired SkyGuard, LLC

synopsis: Wireless Matrix Corporation, a leading provider of GPS fleet tracking services, announced that it has closed on the purchase of certain assets of SkyGuard, LLC. SkyGuard is a private company with over 20 years of experience in wireless technology and vehicle security.
buyer: Wireless Matrix Corporation (WSMXF:$33.33)
Wireless Matrix Corporation provides GPS fleet tracking solutions to improve service fleet delivery metrics. The Company’s solutions provide location intelligence for managing, measuring and monitoring service execution. "
target: SkyGuard, LLC
SkyGuard provides fleet management services to businesses throughout the U.S. using a secure web-based application and telematics device that collects a wealth of valuable information that can be displayed in the application or integrated into a customer’s software application.
price ($mm)
$2.22
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Sonardyne International Ltd., acquired EIVA a/s

synopsis: Sonardyne International Ltd., a global provider of underwater acoustic, inertial, optical and sonar technology, has acquired EIVA A/S, a Danish maritime software and equipment specialist. EIVA provides software, equipment, and integrated system solutions to maritime players around the world.
buyer: Sonardyne International Ltd.
Sonardyne is a global provider of underwater acoustic, inertial, optical and sonar technology. Sonardyne offers an unrivalled portfolio of acoustic and non-acoustic technologies that facilitate safe, secure, economical and environmentally sound operations upon and within the world’s oceans and seas."
target: EIVA a/s
EIVA is a Danish maritime software and equipment specialist. EIVA provides software, equipment, and integrated system solutions to maritime players around the world. Their NaviSuite solution provides a multipurpose suite of software products for any sonar and sensor survey or engineering operation.
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