Wenco acquires APS

Wenco and APS combined experience , to provide the best solutions for the mining industry .

April 15, 2014 - Wenco International Mining Systems, Ltd, announced the acquisition of automated positioning systems , GNSS solutions provider for mining and drilling and blasting sectors. Since its founding in 2003 , APS provides innovative solutions aimed at improving the efficiency of machines and safety in mines and quarries .

The acquisition brings together the knowledge of fleet management companies in the mining equipment and experience in production optimization, security systems, communication control system for the medium and large-scale mining operations in Wenco Fleet Management. This solution , combining the development of the two companies provides a solution for large-scale mines and quarries of any size or type in the world. The main office and APS employees in Brisbane ( Australia), will now branch Wenco International. The company will serve the region and continue to develop products.

This acquisition brings additional value to customers Wenco and APS. Existing customers will appreciate the availability Wenco combined with time-tested , high precision drilling system navigation. APS customers benefit from 25 years of experience and development of products from Wenco. In addition, as a subsidiary of Hitachi Construction Machinery (HCM), Wenco can leverage in HCM and resources. HCM owns more than 60 subsidiaries and distributors worldwide and global brand recognition for the quality of products and services.