Case studies are specific examples of how GIS was used to solve a problem or made information sharing easier in a particular industry. The Library has a collection of books which illustrate a number of case studies. These case studies can also provide you with inspiration for your own GIS projects.
FHWA has continued its support of the adoption and development of GIS applications for environmental streamlining (from here on referred to as "GIS4EST"). As such, FHWA sponsored the case study research presented here to complement its original effort by providing information on current GIS4EST
The following report investigates the experiences of transportation agencies in the deployment of Internet-based mapping portals based on geographic information systems (GIS). The report presents background information, a series of case studies, and a summary of conclusions.
Enterprise GIS Case Studies. Enterprise GIS involves transforming and integrating the business practices of many departments around a common integrated vision and associated data model. We have provided some examples of organizations that have successfully implemented an enterprise GIS.
GIS Case Studies Enterprise Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Enterprise GIS Steering Committee ... In addition, the search engine is also very useful for case workers and program mangers to find and locate services. The Online Search engine has an Advanced Search page in which a provider can be located by certain search criteria, such as a ...
6/5/2011 · Community based planners can utilize GIS along with contemporary data and local knowledge for capacity-building and long-term sustainability. The use of parcel information and census data as a 'data package' will be explored in this study room. This video is part 5 of 8 in the Applied GIS: Turning Data into Information series.
Case Study 1. Solar panel siting using custom QGIS plugins. By- Geospatial Planning Advisors (GPA), 2017 GPA is wrapping up an exciting month-long project to build Hexagon Energy a custom QGIS plugin to assist project managers in identifying appropriate locations for solar panel placement at …
This shows that GIS can be just as useful for looking at study areas that cover relatively small areas (in this case only 2500m2) as well as whole oceans (as was the case many of the examples in the first section of case studies). It also shows how GIS can be used to look at the movements of tagged animals within and between habitats.
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Examples of Geospatial Technology and Enterprise GIS application development projects, strategic planning, analysis, integrations, and implementations from over 400 projects and 200+ state, local, national and international clients.
Title: Land suitability Analysis for Urban Plan Preparation Using Remote Sensing and GIS (A Case of Anand-Vidyanagar-Karamsad Development Plan) Authors: Mehul Darshak, Assitant Professor, D.C.Patel School of Architecture, APIED, Campus V.V.Nagar, India Rajansinh Zala, Visiting Faculty, Bhaikaka Cetnre for Human Settlement, APIED, Campus, V.V.Nagar, India Manthan Bhandari, Assistant …
Case Study 4 QWAT – a QGIS based application to manage drinkable water infrastructures. QWAT is an Open Source software solution, based on QGIS and PostGIS, for Water distribution network management.It features a data model, as well as[show_more more=”show more” less=”show less”] features for managing the network through a GUI.
2 OSI – GIS/Mapping Project Case Study: Canari – The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute Person Contacted: Allan Smith ISSUE: A participatory resource management group in the Caribbean is effective but shies away from advanced technologies, believing them more exclusive than inclusive, and thus counter to its efforts.
The use of public participation GIS (PPGIS) for park visitor management: A case study of mountain biking ... D. Newsome, C. DaviesA case study in estimating the area of informal trail development and associated impacts caused by mountain bike activity in John Forrest National Park, Western Australia.
Oil and Gas Case Study: Providing Client Mapping Data Online With the upcoming webinar, where we will show you some of the GIS Cloud user success stories, we wanted to present you a Consulting success story from the Oil and Gas industry.
GIS data base design, development and flood analysis: A case study of Olpad Taluka of Surat Praful M. Udani 1 and Dhruvesh K. Mathur 2 1Director, ISTAR-CVM, Vallabh Vidyanagar 2Research Scholar 14SC703002, Faculty of Sciences(Physics), CU Shah University, Wadhwan
The benefits of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are employed by many organisation in the private and public sector. Below is a sample of case studies in the Public Sector. Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine. The Government Department responsible for the development of agriculture, fisheries and food policy in Ireland.
The benefits of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are employed by many organisation in the private and public sector. Below is a sample of case studies in the Private Sector. Bank of Ireland. Bank of Ireland employs a complete web-based spatial analysis solution providing comprehensive marketing information and reporting on any location in ...
PDF | In this study, the procedure of using GIS for tracking the distribution of measles in a district of Istanbul was performed. The aim of the study is to present the available questionnaire ...
Marcus Hinds, a geospatial consultant, shares the results of his work with using remote sensing and methodologies from environmental GIS to better understand and provide solutions to mediate light pollution in the Greater Toronto Area in
Misterek, Stephen J. 2008. Emergency Preparedness and Planning Using GIS: A Case Study Application for Strategies and Challenges. Papers in Resource Analysis. 11 pp. Volume 11.
Geographic information systems (GIS) are an important tool for investigating spatial questions in ecology. What is a GIS? It is software that makes maps from spatial data. Spatial data might be elevation data, locations of animal observations, or boundaries of habitat areas. By mapping these data, scientists can investigate relationships among ...
Sears knew that geographic information system (GIS) technology was the answer to routing, a geographic problem. Sears originally turned to ESRI in 1994 to improve its home delivery routing, reducing its delivery time window and ultimately building on its century-old promise: Satisfaction Guaranteed or Your Money Back.
Costs, GIS Personnel Costs, Return on Investment (ROI) Abstract . This case study analyzed GIS (geographic information systems) implementation strategies for a fictional city attempting to understand the short term and long term costs and benefits of installing a GIS system to manage land information records. As local government assistance and
Digitising paper records Requirement. Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council were seeking a specialist GIS data capture company to digitise historic plotting sheets, thereby providing a sustainable and efficient resource for future planning applications queries.. The 144 paper records, dating from 1948 to 1974, required the digitizing of all application boundaries and their attributes, together with ...
In order to provide more realistic analysis, and measure patterns of library access more accurately, this study employed geographic information systems (GIS), including descriptive and statistical analyses, and a road network-based distance measure. One finding from the GIS analyses was that distance was a determining factor for library use.
PLANNING CHANGE: CASE STUDIES ILLUSTRATING THE BENEFITS OF GIS AND LAND-USE DATA IN ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING Darius J. Semmens, and David C. Goodrich1 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, ORD, Las Vegas, NV, USA
Disaster Management Using GIS Technology :A Case Study in Taiwan Pai-Hui Hsu Information Division, National Science & Technology Center for Disaster Reduction
Measuring the accessibility and equity of public parks: a case study using GIS Sarah Nicholls Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences Texas A&M University, USA Geographic information systems (GIS) can provide leisure service agencies with numerous opportunities to enhance the planning and management of their facilities.
GIS and local knowledge in disaster management: a case study of flood risk mapping in Viet Nam Phong Tran PhD Student, Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Japan.
Fighting electricity theft in Nigeria with GIS technology (Case Study) Electric utility companies across Nigeria struggle with electricity theft. The illegal connections to the power grid generate huge losses and are a hazard for locals. GIS technology can help mitigate the problem by enabling real-time insights and proper electric network ...
Case Study: Using GIS Information to Target Health Services in Slum Areas in Bangladesh Point of Entry The MEASURE Evaluation conceptual framework for the information system is represented as a cycle that connects data demand, data collection and analysis, information availability, and …
The thirty-four page study is a good case study for those that are looking to understand how to quantify and justify the benefits of having a GIS, especially in this age of renewed scrutiny of government spending. Read the report: An Analysis of Benefits from Use of Geographic Information Systems by King County Washington
develop a geographic information system (GIS) using an ESRI® software platform. The project included new aerial photographic surveys, orthophotography, countywide two-foot contour topographic mapping, and cadastral data conversion. The Challenge The integration of GIS into the county’s cadastral workflow required frequent maintenance
Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Solid Waste Management: A Case Study of Surroundings of River Yamuna, India Shweta Karsauliya Department of Remote Sensing, Banasthali University, Rajasthan. Abstract Water resource development has taken place all over the world. There is a tremendous amount of pressure for defending the water resources
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Integrated Remote Sensing and GIS Applications for Sustainable Watershed Management: A Case Study from Cyprus By Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis, Dimitrios D. Alexakis, Athos Agapiou, Kyriacos Themistocleous, Silas Michaelides and Adrianos Retalis
International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 4, Issue 6, June 2014 1 ISSN 2250-3153 Land Use/ Land Cover Analysis Using Remote Sensing and Gis, a Case Study on Pulivendula Taluk, Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh, India T. Lakshmi Prasad* and G. Sreenivasulu** * Department of Earth Sciences, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India.
section presents the architecture of EDGIS, the dynamic GIS used in this research. Section 4 discusses the use case of wildﬁre evacuation and section 5 the use case of multi-network travel utilizing VGI. A discussion is provided in section 6 and the ﬁnal section contains conclusions and future work. 2 …
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EGIS: A CASE STUDY IN PRIMARY SCHOOL Sofia Kasola1, Panagiotis Pintelas2 1 University of Patras Patras, Greece email@example.com 2 Dept. of Mathematics, University of Patras Patras, Greece firstname.lastname@example.org Abstract Our epoch has been characterized as the epoch of information while, with the growth of Technologies of Information and Communication the changes that take place in overall …