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The City of Norton, Virginia engaged with WorldView Solutions to update the City’s mountain bike trails in the Flag Rock area of the City. The WorldView GIS team used updated field maps and GPS locations supplied by the City to perform the updates. The City originally contracted with Worldview in 2014 to map the trails using high accuarcy GPS, and we are glad to see the Flag Rock area trail network continue to grow. For more information on the trails, please visit the following link: http://www.nortonva.gov/index.aspx?NID=433.  

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WorldView Selected for New Kent County Department of Public Utilities GIS/GPS Services

New Kent County, Virginia’s Public Utilities Department recently contracted with WorldView Solutions to update county’s water and sewer utilities GIS layers using data contained in various construction plan sets.  A GPS field survey with sub-foot accuracy will be conducted to verify the asset and improve their location accuracy in the County’s Enterprise GIS.

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Powhatan County Selects WorldView for Next Generation E911 Readiness Services

Powhatan recently contracted with WorldView Solutions on a new project to assist with the augmentation, update and remediation of public safety GIS and other location-related data.  This will enhance current and anticipated public safety operations and establish ongoing methodologies and procedures to position its public safety datasets for persistent Next Generation 911 (NG911) readiness and alignment with the Commonwealth of Virginia Statewide 9-1-1 Comprehensive Plan.

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West Point Implements ParcelViewer

The Town of West Point recently selected WorldView’s ParcelViewer application to serve as the town’s Web Mapping platform. The application will provide town staff and the public with the ability to query, display and analyze the town’s tax parcel GIS layer and information contained in the assessment database.  This will include searching for parcel information, display of detailed data results from the assessment database, and a fully functional application that combines this data with other GIS information. These tools will provide the public and town staff alike with easy, functional access to critical town data and other GIS information. The Town of West Point’s implementation of the ParcelViewer application serves to supplement WorldView’s longstanding partnership of providing GIS related services to the town.  

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WorldView Client, DEQ, Wins Governor’s Technology Award

WorldView Solutions client, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), won a Governors Technology Award for Innovative Use of Big Data and Analytics at the 2016 Commonwealth of Virginia Innovative Technology Symposium (COVITS).  DEQ completed a major initiative to modernize its Comprehensive Environmental Data System (CEDS) application and retire the legacy tool.  The WorldView Solutions team made significant contributions to this effort by building and migrating multiple modules in the Water Modernization Program in the new CEDS platform.   CEDS is instrumental in internal DEQ data management and sharing but also improves the ability of the agency to respond to data requests from citizens, other states and the Environmental Protection Agency.