Optech Incorporated, a provider of advanced lidar survey instruments, announced today that WHPacific, Inc., based in Anchorage, Alaska will be the first North American firm to take delivery of Optech’s new LYNX Mobile Mapper.


WHPacific, Inc. first in the Americas to take delivery of LYNX Mobile Mapper

Toronto, Canada – Optech Incorporated, a provider of advanced lidar survey instruments,
announced today that WHPacific, Inc., based in Anchorage, Alaska will be the first North American firm to take delivery of Optech’s new LYNX Mobile Mapper.
 
Being one of the leading architectural, engineering, surveying and planning firms in the country, WHPacific chose Optech’s LYNX Mobile Mapper to complement its land, precision control, boundary, mapping, and hydrographic surveying services.
 
“Given the experience WHPacific has with such precision technologies as GPS and 3D Laser Scanners, we are excited to have them as the first U.S. company to take delivery of the LYNX Mobile Mapper,” said Brent Gelhar, Vice President, Sales & Product Strategy of Optech Incorporated.
 
Andy Potts, WHPacific’s survey manager, points to his company’s corporate mission to be recognized by their clients and within the industry as a leader in customer responsiveness, satisfaction, and quality.  “The LYNX system will allow us to continue to provide civil engineering and survey services to our clients at efficiencies and quality that are unparalleled,” he said. “This equipment reduces our crew size requirements, increases productivity, and vastly broadens our survey capabilities. For our clients, this means fast, accurate, and cost-effective surveying services.”
 
About Optech Incorporated
Optech is the world leader in the development, manufacture and support of advanced laser-based survey instruments. We offer client-driven lidar solutions in airborne terrestrial mapping, airborne laser bathymetry, laser imaging, mine cavity monitoring and industrial process control, as well as space-qualified sensors for orbital operations and planetary exploration.
 
About WHPacific
Since its inception as ASCG in 1981, WHPacific has grown from a single-discipline, local consulting company to a large, multi-office firm with approximately 700 employees, offering a full range of professional services. WHPacific is a multidisciplinary firm specializing in all facets of architecture, building engineering, land development, survey, transportation, and water resources. Headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, we serve our clients through regional offices in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.