Maptek and Orelogy Group today announced they have signed an agreement for Maptek to acquire the suite of Evorelution products from Orelogy.
Evorelution’s geological modelling and mine design functions will be augmented by in Vulcan software. The features will then be delivered by Maptek to the global mining industry.
Orelogy will continue to offer specialist mine planning services to customers globally, and will apply Evorelution and Vulcan in their consulting work.
Evorelution is an opencast mine scheduling solution that maximises value by delivering practical, high-value schedules more cost effectively and up to ten times faster than other methods.
“Orelogy has created a next generation scheduling and optimisation solution in Evorelution,” commented Maptek general manager, Peter Johnson. ‘Maptek is pleased to partner with them.”
Orelogy has developed and delivered Evorelution successfully from their Perth head office for several years.
“Maptek has validated our belief that we have a world class scheduling solution,” managing director for Orelogy, Steve Craig, said.
“Maptek also welcomes key staff responsible for developing Evorelution,” added Johnson. “They will add a new dimension to our strategic solutions, along with expertise to support customers globally.”
Technology company advisor Atrico Pty Ltd advised Orelogy on this transaction.
Adapted from press release by Sam Dodson
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