Seafood software firm Maritech Systems is acquiring EDI-Systems, a provider of software solutions for third-party cold storage logistics in Norway.

The acquisition is a part of Maritech’s strategy for growth through expansion in the value chain, functionality and geography, it said.

The Sortland, Norway, company specializes in WMS systems for warehouse hotels and cold storage in the Norwegian market.

Its solutions are used by seafood companies and other companies that rent out cold storage services.

The acquisition will be formalized Aug. 31, and the employees will be integrated into Maritech’s logistics team.

EDI-Systems also delivers solutions for quality registration for fisheries and that likewise will be a good fit in the Maritech product range.