For Immediate Release
FORSight Resources Joins Handheld Business Partner Program
Summerville, S.C., USA – July 1, 2015 – FORSight Resources, a leading provider of decision support services for natural resource management, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Handheld US making the company an authorized business partner and value-added reseller of Handheld's best-in-class rugged handhelds, tablets and notebooks. Through this agreement, FORSight will resell Handheld's Nautiz X1, Nautiz X3, Nautiz X4, Nautiz X5 and Nautiz X8, Nautiz eTicket Pro and Nautiz eTicket Pro II, Algiz 7, Algiz 10X and Algiz XRW products within North America.
According to Bruce Carroll, FORSight's President & CEO, "GPS has long been an important tool in forestry. With today's increasingly connected mobile forestry workforce, ruggedized devices like the Nautiz line of handheld devices deliver tools and information to the field forester to improve productivity and the management of natural resources."
The Handheld NAUTIZ X8 is a new ultra-rugged handheld built specifically for workers in tough environments such as forestry, GIS, and land surveying. It meets MIL-STD-810G military test standards for withstanding extreme temperatures, humidity, shock, drops and vibrations, and its IP67 rating means it is sealed against dust and water. This compact data collector features a bright, 4.7-inch, chemically-strengthened, capacitive multi-touch screen, and offers numerous connectivity options.
"We're pleased to welcome FORSight Resources to our global network of Handheld Business partners," said Dale Kyle, president and CEO of Handheld US. "We rely on partners like FORSight to bring the geographic and market-specific knowledge together with our rugged mobile computers. Together, we can offer customers solutions designed to meet their specific requirements."
Handheld Group is a manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, including handhelds, tablets and notebooks. Handheld and its partners worldwide deliver complete mobility solutions to businesses in industries such as geomatics, logistics, forestry, public transportation, utilities, construction, maintenance, mining, military and security. Handheld Group, headquartered in Sweden, has local offices in Finland, the U.K., the Netherlands, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Australia and the USA. For more information, please see http://www.handheldgroup.com.
FORSight Resources (http://www.FORSightResources.com) provides world-class natural resource decision support throughout the U.S., Canada and internationally. In addition to GPS and GIS services, FORSight Resources provides services for forest planning, inventory, growth and yield modeling, acquisition due diligence, wood supply analysis, forest finance, forest economics and a host of other decision support services geared specifically towards natural resource management. For more information please see http://www.FORSightResources.com/Handheld_GPS.htm.
FORSight Resources is a leading provider of decision support services for natural resource management, specializing in forestry economics, harvest scheduling, forest inventory & biometrics, and forestry GIS. The company’s offerings include acquisition due diligence, forest finance, forest planning, wood supply analysis, inventory design, growth and yield modeling, GIS analysis, data management, mobile GIS applications and more. For more information on FORSight Resources, LLC contact Bruce Carroll at 843.552.0717 or via e-mail.
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