Trimble announced today that it has acquired Ingenieurbüro Breining GmbH of Kirchheim, Germany, a provider of customized field data collection and office software solutions for the cadastral survey market in Germany. Financial terms were not disclosed. The addition of Breining software resources, expertise and products enable Trimble to further address local application requirements and provide customized survey solutions for the German market. The announcement was made today at INTERGEO 2007, the world’s largest conference on geodesy, geoinformatics and land management.
“Ingenieurbüro Breining has had a very close and successful relationship with Trimble for many years,” said Günter Breining, president of Ingenieurbüro Breining. “Since the company was founded, our vision has been to focus on the local requirements of the regional markets and provide fine-tuned solutions. The knowledge and experience of our employees provides an ideal partnership to address the German survey market. We are very proud to become a part of the Trimble family.” “Breining is an ideal addition for Trimble. The acquisition reinforces our commitment to the European market as well as our goal of providing complete survey solutions. Breining’s strength lies in its ability to customize German survey software applications providing users the most intuitive work processes for optimal efficiency and productivity,” said Jürgen Kliem, general manager of Trimbles survey Division.