Taiwan: SuperGeo announced a new spinoff company, Environmental Management Consultant Technologies Inc. (EMCT), to provide environmental consultation using GIS technologies. The main clients of the newly formed company are government sectors and private firms, such as the Department of Health, Endemic Species Research Institute, and Environmental Protection Bureau.
To provide professional GIS services in the focused domains, SuperGeo decided to spin off EMCT after the rapid sales growth in recent years. This is the third spinoff company from SuperGeo Technologies. The first company, TMS Technologies Co. concentrates on the consulting and implementation services regarding Intelligent Transportation System (ITS), Telematics, ICT, etc. Following that, SMAP Technologies is a reputed provider for the digital geographic data, LBS, and Internet maps in Taiwan and Southeaster Asia.
Davis Xu is the CEO and President of EMCT. Xu holds a master degree at the Graduate Institute of Geography, National Taiwan University. EMCT will also offer specialised services in natural resources management, ecology and public health, structured on SuperGIS technologies.