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Tel Aviv, Israel, and Lisse, The Netherlands – June 1, 2011 – Today APM Automation Solutions Ltd. (APM) and Istec International B.V. announced that they have concluded an agreement under which Istec will distribute APM’s 3D volume measurement solutions in The Netherlands.
The APM 3DLevelScanner™ is based on an innovative measurement technology that takes the guesswork out of measuring the level, volume and mass of materials inside a silo or open bin by generating 3D maps of the contents. APM products offer an unrivalled degree of process level measurement and inventory control for a wide range of applications across practically all industries, including aggregates and mining, chemicals, plastics, food and beverages, pulp and paper, cement, energy, recycling, waste water, and more. Such accurate material measurement dramatically improves operational efficiency and management capabilities.
“We believe that we can combine the knowledge and expertise of APM with the strong position we have in the market today and build it into a significant branch on our product tree”, commented Istec Director and Owner Mr. J.D. Verschuren. “We share the same philosophy towards our customers of providing them with best-of-class, cost-effective measurement solutions,” he concluded.
“We look forward to a long and mutually-beneficial relationship with Istec International, said APM’s Area Sales Manager Yani Shachrur. “Istec’s breadth of experience with measurement instrumentation and technology combined with their market savvy and well-earned reputation among customers bode well for APM and products in The Netherlands.”
About Istec International B.V.
Istec International B.V. was established in 1972 in Lisse where it is still located today, midway between Amsterdam and The Hague in the idyllic setting of the Keukenhof, known as the Garden of Europe, famous for its flowers. The company experienced slow but steady growth over the years as it gained the trust of many customers in a wide variety of industries. Concentrating on solutions, advice, after-sales support and service as a solid base for selling its products enabled Istec to grow into the multi-functional company it is today.
APM Automation Solutions Ltd. is a leading manufacturer and expert in volume and level measurement instrumentation. Its flagship product, the 3DLevelScanner™, first introduced in 2007, represented a new family of devices that eliminated the guesswork out of measuring the level, volume and mass of materials stored inside a silo or open bin with 3D mapping of the contents. APM’s offerings have since been expanded to provide inventory-savings solutions for range of industrial applications involving very large silos, storage bins and warehouses across multiple sites, adapting its technology to meet the needs of corporate as well production managers. APM’s unique patented technology addresses applications previously thought to be beyond the scope of level and volume measurement with unparalleled degrees of accuracy. APM products are sold and supported by a network of agents / distributors in Europe, the United States, and elsewhere.