Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Signs Agreement with MAPA

Norcross, Georgia, USA — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging today announced that Merrick Advanced Photogrammetry of the Americas S. de R.L. de C.V. (MAPA) is now the master distributor of Leica Geosystems solutions to customers in Mexico. Based in Guadalajara and Mexico City, Mexico, MAPA is a leading provider of photogrammetry, LIDAR, satellite imagery and mapping products and services.

“Providing services throughout the Mexican geospatial market for the past five years, MAPA delivers innovative photogrammetry and mapping solutions, meeting a wide range of information needs,” said Christopher Tucker, Senior Vice President, Americas and National Programs, Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging. “By partnering with MAPA, Leica Geosystems is positioned to more strategically distribute our portfolio of solutions to this growing geospatial community.”

“Committed to providing the best geospatial products and services, we are delighted to add a number of Leica Geosystems solutions to our offering,” said Juan Carlos Sanchez, Vice President, MAPA. “These market leading products will enable our customers to collect, exploit, manage and distribute vector, raster and image databases more efficiently.”

MAPA will provide local sales and support, including technical support, individual training, software customization and project consulting for a broad range of Leica Geosystems’ remote sensing, photogrammetry, LIDAR enterprise and visualization solutions.

“We are excited to have MAPA as our master distributor in Mexico,” said Jairo Linares, Latin America Regional Sales Manager, Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging. “MAPA is equipped to provide the most comprehensive support to our customers in this part of Latin America.”

For more information about MAPA or its products and services, please visit http://mapa.merrick.com/. For more information about Leica Geosystems, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 866 534 2286, or visit http://www.gi.leica-geosystems.com.

About Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging
To be successful in our changing marketplace, you need reliable, enterprise-enabled geospatial information. Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging transforms your raw data to useable information, integrating a broad range of geospatial technology throughout your enterprise, via web-based, mobile and desktop clients. Delivering the most comprehensive solutions in image exploitation, processing, visualization and data management, Leica Geosystems provides robust image compression techniques and the most efficient delivery of imagery over the Internet or within an organization. With Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) interoperability, Leica Geosystems develops solutions with the most advanced service-oriented platform available.

Those who use Leica Geosystems products trust them for their precision, seamless integration, interoperability and superior customer support.  Geospatial solutions from Leica Geosystems – when it has to be right.

A part of the Hexagon Group, Sweden, Leica Geosystems recently acquired ER Mapper and IONIC.  For more information about Leica Geosystems or its products and services, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 866 534 2286, or visit http://www.gi.leica-geosystems.com.