SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and Trestima Ltd. announced today that Trimble will distribute Trestima's forest inventory and log stack mobile measurement tools worldwide. Partnering enables Trimble and Trestima to better serve global forest industry requirements for mobile digital measurement applications that improve forestry business processes and accuracy.
TRESTIMA™ forest inventory system is an innovative tool for the accurate and efficient measurement of standing timber. TRESTIMA Stack is used for measuring the volume of a log stack. Both applications use images taken from smartphones or tablet devices as well as TRESTIMA's cloud-based analysis algorithms to calculate accurate measurements. The Trestima mobile tools will complement Trimble's Connected Forest solutions, which manage the full raw materials lifecycle of planning, planting, growing, harvesting and transport.
"Working closely with Trestima creates a compelling advantage for our customers," said Ken Moen, general manager for Trimble's Forestry Division. "Augmenting Trimble's Connected Forest solutions with Trestima's measurement tools is a significant milestone in our strategy to provide complete supply chain business solutions."
"With Trimble focusing on global sales, we can concentrate on what we do best and that is to develop innovative and robust software for our forestry customers," said Simo Kivimäki, CEO for Trestima.
Trestima is a Finnish technology company founded in 2012. The company manufactures professional software, services and tools specifically designed for the forest industry. Trestima's expertise is in the utilization of machine vision, location-based services and mobile technology in demanding practical problem solving and harsh environments for the forestry industry. For more information, visit: www.trestima.com.
About Trimble's Forestry Division
Trimble's Forestry Division offers land, forest and fibre management solutions that improve the productivity and operations for some of the world's most recognized integrated forest product companies, forest land owners, timberland investment, conservation, state and federal departments as well as international food processing companies involved in environmental, social and economic land management. The Connected Forest solutions manage the full raw materials lifecycle of planning, planting, growing, harvesting and transport. For more information, visit: www.trimble.com/forestry.
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purpose built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics. For more information about Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), visit: www.trimble.com.
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