Karlu Rambhala, chief executive officer of Avineon, announced the acquisition of Tensing International B.V., located in Waardenburg, Netherlands.  As one of the leading GIS consulting companies in the Netherlands, Tensing has helped clients succeed with a wealth of knowledge and experience in Esri and Safe Software’s FME Technology, according to the company.  With a focus on innovation, client engagement, and high-end technical expertise, Tensing provides consulting services, project management, and GIS development and administration for clients across the Netherlands and beyond.

Both an Esri Gold Partner and Safe Software (FME) Silver Partner, Tensing adds over 60 GIS consultants to Avineon’s global professional services team.  Complementary to Avineon’s capabilities, Tensing creates robust innovations, such as geo-data powered applications that leverage 3D BIM and GIS, Geographic Language Processing, and advanced techniques in Artificial Intelligence for Remote Sensing Object Detection.  Together, as two leading geographic data-focused companies, Avineon and Tensing will continue to innovate and provide comprehensive end-to-end solutions to clients worldwide, including electric, gas, water, and telecommunications utilities as well as local, regional and national government agencies.