L5 Navigation, a portfolio company of Helix Kapital, acquires ROCKMA System

L5 Navigation, a leading provider of high-precision machine control solutions and GNSS-technology, accelerates its growth journey through the acquisition of ROCKMA System AB.

L5 Navigation has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in ROCKMA System AB. ROCKMA specializes in rock characterization and develops proprietary machine control software for drill rigs, monitoring systems and real-time rock analysis systems. ROCKMA was founded in 1999 and has installed over hundreds of systems in the global mining industry as well as in infrastructure segments such as tunneling, geotechnical analysis and rock mining.

With the acquisition in place, L5 Navigation will further enhance its offering with a proprietary software suite in the special machinery area while establishing global growth in mining and infrastructure. The management team of ROCKMA, headed by Patric Mårtensson, will continue to lead the business and become a shareholder in the L5 Group.

"ROCKMA aims to be the leading niche supplier of proprietary machine control and rock characterization software globally. By joining forces with L5 Navigation, we gain access to commercial resources to bring our leading technology to customers throughout the Nordics and through partners internationally", says Patric Mårtensson, CEO ROCKMA System.

"Through the acquisition of ROCKMA, we further strengthen our position as the leading supplier of machine control systems for special machines within rock mining. We also get access to best-in-class proprietary software that will bolster accelerated growth globally", says Martin Lindgren, CEO L5 Navigation.

Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed.

Contact information:

Martin Lindgren, CEO L5 Navigation Systems AB

Tel.: +46 (0)72 528 99 97

Email: martin@l5navigation.com

About L5 Navigation:

L5 Navigation Systems AB is a company that develops and sells positioning solutions to customers in various industries. The company combines the best and most affordable products on the market to guarantee maximum customer value at the right price level. L5 Navigation is headquartered in Luleå, Sweden, with subsidiaries in Norway and Finland.

About Helix Kapital:

Helix Kapital is a Swedish investment fund that invests in profitable, high quality, small and medium sized companies in the Nordics. Helix targets companies with proven growth and development potential where Helix can act as partner to create long-term value.