automation and positioning tech



Our suppliers


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

Ascending Technologies

Ascending Technologies designs and manufactures micro Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), specialising in copter-style hover drones. The AscTec Falcon 8 is a high-tech, portable RPAS solution, suitable for high accuracy inspection work and aerial mapping. Aptella is the exclusive distributor for Ascending Technologies in Australia and New Zealand.


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. Aptella and Aviassist’s exclusive partnership provides Unrestricted RPAS training for our RPAS customers.

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. Aptella 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 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.


DynaRoad specialising in project management for civil engineering and infrastructure construction. Owners, contractors, and designers use DynaRoad products ands services to save time and money by optimising and controlling the production of large and complicated earthwork projects.


Futtura stands as an established distributor for premier instrument and equipment manufacturers. The company was established in 1999 in Dallas, Texas, to deliver high quality laser and optical level equipment at a profit generating cost via a network of dealers worldwide.

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.

Juniper Systems

Juniper Systems is a field mapping solution with state of the art technology for field professionals.


Hydromagic is a single beam hydrographic survey software package for smaller dredging companies. Using a DGPS and echosounder it is possible to perform hydrographic surveys on job sites to check for instance the progress of the dredging process.


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. Aptella is the Australian, New Zealand and PNG distributor for MAVinci RPAS products.


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.


Panasonic Australia is a market leader in the field of consumer electronics, and B2B solutions. The reliability and reputation of Panasonic products has ensured that they are part of the everyday lives of many.


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.

PLS Lasers

PLS laser tools were developed to give contractors the ability to transfer critical layout reference lines and points for any job site task. All PLS laser tools are self-leveling, compact and durable laser alignment tools.


Rotosure is a world class plastic injection moulder of measuring wheels.


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


Propeller is a trusted global provider of hardware and software solutions that helps worksites adopt Remotely Piloted Aircrafts.

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.


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.


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 solutions that are innovative, reliable and highly accurate.