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Spatial Dimension goes Gold! Attains Esri Gold Partner Status

Cape Town, South Africa – 20 Sep 2011 – Spatial Dimension is pleased to announce attaining Esri Gold Partner status as part of the revised Esri Partner Network. This announcement highlights the impact Spatial Dimension and their innovative FlexiCadastre solution has had in the Corporate and Government Mining Sectors and illustrates the value of applying the geographic approach to land and contract management in these sectors through the use of Esri ArcGIS technologies.

Commenting on the occasion, Geoff Wade, Team Lead, Natural Resource Industries for Esri stated “W e are so pleased that Spatial Dimension is coming aboard the new Esri Partner Network at the Gold level – your dedication to developing a high value business solution – FlexiCadastre – for our joint mining client base has won you high praise and solid growth within the industry, which is very well deserved.”

Patrick McKivergan, Managing Director of Esri South Africa added, “We are thrilled that Spatial Dimension has transitioned to the Esri Partner Network at the Gold level, punctuating the positive impact and value your Flexi Cadastre solution has brought to Esri’s mining sector clients the world over. This also helps mark a milestone for Esri with Spatial Dimension representing the first Esri Gold Partner based in Africa.”

The Esri Partner Network is a worldwide community of companies that develop and deliver cutting-edge GIS solutions and services based on Esri technology. The global program is designed to reward partners for their commitment to Esri. Esri Gold Partners are a select group and only the top few percent of the more than 2,200 partners qualify.

Reflecting on the achievement, Bill Feast, Managing Director of Spatial Dimension remarked, "This announcement builds on our longstanding relationship with Esri as Spatial Dimension’s GIS technology partner.  Esri’s ArcGIS Server technology is a key component in our FlexiCadastre solution, enabling us to bring innovative and market-proven land and agreement management solutions to our Mining sector clients; clients we increasingly share and grow with Esri and their global distributors. We’re extremely pleased to formally recognize the mutual importance of this relationship by becoming a Gold partner.”

About FlexiCadastre

FlexiCadastre uses a workflow-centric and spatially-enabled approach to provide a scalable, enterprise-ready and integrated solution to drive the efficient administration of mineral rights and contracts across multiple global jurisdictions. Using a web portal for data management and reporting, advanced task management, configurable business logic and best of breed Esri GIS technologies, FlexiCadastre has become a world leader in mineral rights and agreements management solutions. Corporate FlexiCadastre clients include Anglo American, AngloGold Ashanti, Barrick Gold, Goldcorp, Hochschild, Kinross, Rio Tinto, Teck and Vale. Government FlexiCadastre clients include the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Greenland, Liberia, Mozambique, Senegal, Tanzania and Zambia.

About Spatial Dimension

Spatial Dimension is a solution focused software development and service provider with established expertise in the delivery of innovative and cost effective, spatially enabled solutions for the land and resource management sectors. Their flagship product, FlexiCadastre, is the solution of choice globally for both Government Agencies and Mineral Resource Companies wanting to implement integrated land, mineral rights and contracts management. Spatial Dimension is an Esri Gold Partner and winner of an ESRI Business Partner of the Year award in 2010. (

About Esri

Since 1969, Esri has been giving customers around the world the power to think and plan geographically. The market leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, Esri software is used in more than 300,000 organizations worldwide including each of the 200 largest cities in the United States, most national governments, more than two-thirds of Fortune 500 companies, and more than 7,000 colleges and universities. Esri applications, running on more than one million desktops and thousands of Web and enterprise servers, provide the backbone for the world's mapping and spatial analysis. Esri is the only vendor that provides complete technical solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. Visit us at

About Esri South Africa

Esri South Africa is the Southern African Distributor for Esri.  (
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Media Contact:

Brian Greening | Business Development Manager
Spatial Dimension
Tel: +1.604.980.6771
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