Our Partners

At Position Partners we are committed to increasing productivity for our customers by building lasting business partnerships around high calibre positioning activities.

We partner with renowned international brands to cement an envious branch of products and software to suit almost any positioning task. Position Partners is Topcon’s exclusive Australian Partner for Machine Control and Positioning Systems.

Ongoing partnerships with leading associations, such as the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI) and Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) enable us to stay tuned to, and influence, industry developments.

Topcon

Position Partners is Topcon’s exclusive Australian partner for machine control and positioning systems and the largest Topcon distributor in the world.

Topcon’s positioning product range includes surveying and mapping instruments, construction machine guidance and control solutions, scanning systems and elevation and alignment lasers. They are used worldwide for the construction of roads, buildings, bridges, tunnels, airports, homes and schools, as well as environmental, forensic and other positioning applications.

Position Partners’ services enhance Topcon’s systems. Unrivalled industry knowledge, experience and support capabilities provide complete solutions for our customers. Other renowned brands cement our envious range of products and software solutions to suit virtually any ground positioning task.

A multi-award winning company, Position Partners won Topcon’s ‘Dealer of the Year’ award for 2018-2019 (pictured left)

Mitsui & Co.

Mitsui & Co. (Mitsui) is a Japanese organisation with operations in 66 countries worldwide. Specialising in identifying and realising innovation in businesses across a wide spectrum of industries, Mitsui has more than US $100 billion in assets and has invested more than $15 billion in Australia over the last decade.

In 2019, Mitsui invested in Position Partners to become a corporate shareholder. For Position Partners, Mitsui’s investment opens the door to numerous collaboration opportunities within the Mitsui network, facilitating greater value to customers through streamlined technology and support. For Mitsui, the investment aligns with a strategic company goal for digital transformation that will optimise business processes.

iSeekplant

iSeekplant.com.au is Australia’s Plant Hire Search Site. It connects plant users (project managers, civil contractors, builders and developers) with plant suppliers and earthmoving contractors Australia-wide, based on their capabilities and availability. iSeekplant is an online, centralised database of equipment and services for plant users – allowing them to easily search, explore and identify businesses that have the plant and capabilities they are seeking. 

Position Partners and iSeekplant have formed a strategic alliance that will create new benefits for plant hire companies, as well as project and mine managers looking to hire machines. It offers a new approach that will deliver enhanced productivity and time saving benefits for our mutual customers – making plant more efficient with Topcon machine control and site management technology from Position Partners and streamlining the plant sourcing process with iSeekplant’s easy-to-use web and mobile services. 

Position Partners’ national sales team will provide personal interaction with customers to discuss iSeekplant’s online solutions. Our customers will also benefit from a faster return on investment for machine control systems, with the ability to promote their company and plant to major civil and mining projects nationwide. iSeekplant will continue to focus on creating an impartial online marketplace for plant hire, facilitating transactions between project managers and plant hire companies.  

Our Suppliers

Agisoft

AgiSoft LLC (founded in 2006) is an innovative research company developing automatic 3D modelling and mapping solutions based on computer vision technologies.

Aviassist

Aviassist is a CASA certified company specialising in Remotely Piloted Aircraft training.  Their motto is “facilitating flight” and are committed to ensuring any aviation activity is straight forward and stress free for their partners. Position Partners and Aviassist’s exclusive partnership provides Unrestricted RPAS training for our RPAS customers.

Blue Electronics

Blue Electronics designs a range of proximity detection and collision awareness solutions for the civil construction and mining industries. These compact and easy to install systems can be installed on every machine entering the site in minutes, along with every employee or site visitor who can be fitted with a personal safety device worn on the arm. 

Carlson Software & Machine Guidance

Founded in 1983, Carlson Software specialises in CAD design software, field data collection, and machine control products for the land surveying, civil engineering, construction, and mining industries worldwide, providing one-source technology solutions from data collection to design to construction. Position Partners is the Australian distributor for Carlson Machine Control’s landfill systems and mining machine guidance solutions, along with Carlson Software’s survey software.

CORSnet-NSW

CORSnet-NSW is a network of permanent satellite navigation tracking stations. The network allows nearby equipment and machinery to accurately determine coordinates for positioning and guidance applications. CORSnet-NSW supports scientific research and industrial innovation in a variety of sectors. For example agriculture, mining, contruction and climate change.
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DJI

DJI is known around the world as a leading producer for compact, easy to use drones. Used by a wide range of industries, DJI RPAS solutions are a versatile option with numerous payload choices and the option to pair with the KlauPPK unit for precision aerial mapping applications. 

Global Mapper

Global Mapper is an affordable and easy-to-use GIS application that offers access to an unparalleled variety of spatial datasets and provides just the right level of functionality to satisfy begginers to industry experienced GIS professionals. A must have for people working with spatial data or with maps.
iDig grade control

iDig

Grade control for excavators just got a whole lot easier! iDig offers simple, reliable and easy to install 2D grade control for all makes and models of excavator. By eliminating the need for a grade checker, iDig saves time, reduces labour and eliminates rework. 

iVolve

iVolve specialises in robust Fleet Management Systems (FMS) and high precision machine guidance for mine operations. Through real-time information about fleet operations, mine managers and operations managers can manage the site more efficiently. 

MAVinci

MAVinci specialises in the development of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) technology, designed specifically for automated mapping of construction sites, pipelines, disaster areas, mines and quarries. Based in Leimen, Germany, MAVinci is a young and innovative company dedicated to producing the highest quality solutions for aerial surveying. Position Partners is the Australian, New Zealand and PNG distributor for MAVinci RPAS products.

MAGNET

Magnet Field is controller software that increases productivity and connects co-workers both in the field and office. Magnet Office is a stand-alone processing and CAD solution for surveying and grading applications. Magnet Enterprise is a browser-based solution to manage field and office data in the cloud. With the ability to track assets and communicate with all project members, helping to save time and improve collaboration.

Pix4D

Pix4D is a leading provider for professional Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Processing Software. Begining from a spin-off of EPFL’s (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) Computer Vision Lab in Switzerland, Pix4D is a dynamic and rapidly expanding company and is pursuing its R&D efforts by collaborating with industrial partners as well as EPFL in research projects supported by the Swiss Government.

Quantum Systems

Quantum Systems is a specialist survey drone manufacturer producing robust, industry-grade Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) survey drones. The Quantum Trinity range of aircraft offer the perfect solution that sits between a manned aircraft and a compact RPAS with high performance, durability, reliability and ease of use. 

Rotosure

Rotosure is a world class manufacturer of measuring wheels, used by surveyors, builders, engineers and other professionals in the built environment to measure areas on the ground accurately and efficiently. 

Orbit

Orbit delivers solutions for geospatial business intelligence and information management on scalable levels.

RDS Technology

RDS Technology manufactures and designs a wide range of instruments which can measure, control and monitor the mobile machinery industry. Their main area of expertise is On-board weighing or payload weighing scales.

Senceive

Sencieve has a reputation for delivering highly accurate and industrially resilient solutions in some of the UK’s most challenging construction and engineering projects. Senceive’s wireless and mains power free monitoring technology is reliable and robust.
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Teledyne Optech

Teledyne Optech innovates leading laser scanning and mobile mapping technology. These high precision instruments offer long range measurement and point cloud solutions for indoor and outdoor applications. 

Topcon

Topcon Positioning Systems is the global leader in developing and manufacturing of precision positioning equipment. The company offers the largest selection of innovative precision GPS and GNSS systems, commerical lasers, optical instruments for surveying and civil engineering applications, machine control and agricultural products.

US Radar

US Radar is a technological leader in the design and innovation of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) systems. Orginally developed in the 1980s by ERA Technology (UK) to locate plastic landmines, and after performing well, commercial versions of the technology were developed throughout the 1990’s making the system more user-friendly and avaiable to the mass market.

Virtual Geomatics

The company, guided by seasoned software executives and mapping professionals, is committed to providing new software products that deliver meaningful advancements over today’s LiDAR software products. With more powerful end-to-end integrated toolsets and custom industry-specific workflows, VG4D Smart LiDAR solutions enable full exploitation of today’s rich, point cloud datasets.

Virtual Surveyor

Virtual Surveyor specialises in the visualisation and creation of interactive virtual landscape models including roads, infrastructure, forests and quarries. Virtual Surveyor develops software that enables to create and analyse the interactive landscapes in a fast and cost-effective manner.

Zoller + Frochlich

Z+F 3D laser scanners have a reputation for delivering industry-leading 3D laser scanning solutions that are innovative, reliable and highly accurate. 

Industry Partners

Position Partners has an ongoing partnership with the following associations, which enables us to stay tuned to, and influence, industry developments.

Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI)

The Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI) is Australia and New Zealand’s peak body representing the interests of surveying and spatial science professionals, combining the disciplines of land surveying, engineering & mining surveying, cartography, hydrography, remote sensing and spatial information science. Position Partners is a Bronze sponsor.

Civil Contractors Federation (CCF)

The Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) is the representative body of civil engineering contractors in Australia providing assistance and expertise in contractor development and industry issues. Position Partners are sustaining members and Silver sponsors of the CCF National Conference.

Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems Australia (AUVS-A)

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems Australia (AUVS-A) provides a local forum for all those interested in Unmanned Vehicle Systems in Australia and it is an affiliate to the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the world’s largest non-profit organisation devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems community.

43pl

43pl is a consortium of small to medium enterprises (SMEs) with a common set of objectives. As a consortium, 43pl companies are across the research and development program activities of the CRCSI; from strategic planning, governance, research and commercialisation, along with internal networking conferences and special 43pl events. Position Partners joined 43pl in 2014.

Commercial partners

VRENTS Construction Equipment

Warrin Mining now provides specialist Volvo Construction Equipment rental services through its VRents business within its purpose built facilities at 881 Main North Road at Pooraka. VRents Directors Adam Wallis and Chris Bradley are proudly South Australian and committed to providing professional equipment rental services to South Australian industries. VRENTS offers Topcon machine control and RDS weighing systems as part of its rental fleet.

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