Acquisition signals continued acceleration in wildfire science innovation.
LA JOLLA, CA, and LEON, SPAIN, December 19, 2023 – Technosylva, the leading provider of wildfire mitigation technology solutions, announced today the acquisition of Heartland Software Solutions, a Canadian software company specializing in wildfire science and technology. The acquisition strengthens Technosylva’s wildfire science capabilities and leadership position in the development of innovative solutions to help communities predict, mitigate, and prevent wildfire risk.
”We are excited to welcome the Heartland Software team and integrate their capabilities into our market leading solutions. Robert Bryce and his team have developed the most advanced fire risk tools in Canada and their expertise will be instrumental in our mission to make a significant impact in the reduction of wildfire risk.Bryan SpearCEO
We are thrilled to join Technosylva and enable our fast growing customer base to benefit from this powerful combination,” said Dr. Robert Bryce, President of Heartland Software Solutions. “Technosylva’s reputation as a leading provider of wildfire risk mitigation solutions is unmatched, and we are confident that our combined expertise will allow us to develop even more innovative solutions to help protect communities from the devastating impacts of wildfires.
The acquisition of Heartland Software, which comes on the heels of Technosylva’s acquisition last month of Atmospheric Data Solutions, is part of Technosylva’s ongoing strategy to expand its wildfire science capabilities and provide customers with the best possible solutions to enhance daily decision-making for fire agencies and utilities globally. With the addition of Heartland Software, Technosylva adds to its team of experts in wildfire science, modeling, and forecasting and enables Technosylva to further enhance its suite of wildfire risk mitigation solutions.
Technosylva is the leading wildfire science and technology company that operationalizes wildfire science providing proven wildfire risk analysis solutions to enhance daily decision making for fire agencies and electric utilities. Technosylva’s solutions, including Wildfire Analyst, fiResponse, and Tactical Analyst, integrate wildfire modeling software into business operations to meet the specific requirements of fire management agencies and electric utilities. Founded in 1997, Technosylva has offices in La Jolla, CA, and León, Spain.
About Heartland Software
Heartland Software is a Canadian software company specializing in wildfire science and technology. Heartland Software has a team of experienced software developers and wildfire scientists who have worked on a wide range of projects, from developing new wildfire forecasting models to developing software tools to help fire departments and emergency management agencies plan for and respond to wildfires.