JUNE 11, 2015 - Saskatoon-based Norac Systems International Inc. has been acquired by California-based Topcon Positioning Systems. Norac was founded in 1974 and provides solutions for the agricultural industry. The company is currently the world's leading supplier of boom height control systems that automatically keep the sprayer boom at the correct distance from the top of the crop or ground. Besides its headquarter in Saskatoon, Norac also has satellite offices in Minnesota, France, the Netherlands and a procurement support office in Shanghai, China.
The acquisition is built upon successful collaboration between the two companies on numerous precision agriculture development projects.
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