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Industry Partners


industry partners

Aptella 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. Aptella 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. Aptella are sustaining members and Silver sponsors of the CCF National Conference.

Hire and Rental Association (HRIA)

The Hire and Rental Industry Association is the official industry association for hire and rental companies in Australia. As Aptella provide hire services, we are national members of the HRIA.

Association of Wall and Ceiling Industires (AWCI)

The AWCI represents the interest of its wall and ceiling members in the building and construction industry.

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 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. Aptella 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.