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GEMS Application Enters Second Phase

Working with the Virginia Commonwealth University’s Center for Environmental Studies, WorldView is developing a second phase of the Virginia Department for Environmental Quality’s GEMS mapping web site. GEMS is the portal to dozens of mapping layers and is managed by the department’s Coastal Zone Management Program. The next phase of the web site will include mapping themes, dynamic administration of the site, and a more streamlined interface.

Deed Based Parcel Conversion for Hyde County

WorldView Solutions has partnered with Atlas Geographic Data on the development of a deed-based parcel database for Hyde County, North Carolina. WorldView’s production team will work with Atlas to convert all of the County’s parcels from original plats, deeds and other survey documents. Data will be delivered using the statewide hard copy and soft copy cadastral data standards.

Charlotte County GIS Services Project Award

WorldView Solutions has been selected by Charlotte County, Virginia, to provide tax parcel mapping services, including data integration, automated hard copy mapping and training. The project focuses on conversion of the County’s existing AutoCAD data into an ESRI geodatabase format.

VEDP and VDHR GIS Database Partnership

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership has awarded WorldView a contract to develop a statewide GIS database for the Virginia Department of Historic Resources.

Local Government Data Development Awards

A number of localities have recently turned to WorldView’s mapping team to provide GIS data development, analysis, and maintenance. Clients include Prince George County, the City of Hopewell, the City of Norton, Dinwiddie County, and the City of Franklin. Projects include crime analysis support, parcel data maintenance, E911 routing development, and geodatabase design services.

WorldView and NASA Featured in ArcNews

WorldView Solutions work with NASA has been featured in the Spring 2007 edition of ESRI’s ArcNews magazine. Click here to read the article.

City of Danville Five Year GIS Services Contract

The City of Danville has selected WorldView Solutions to assist the City’s IT staff in the continued expansion and management of the City’s GIS under a five year GIS support services contract. WorldView will initially provide the City with enterprise GIS database design, integration and deployment using ArcGIS Server.

Henrico County Three Year GIS Services Contract

Under its GIS Support Services contract, WorldView Solutions has been contracted by the Henrico County Department of Public Utilities to provide ongoing support and maintenance of its Geographic Information System. This includes supporting on-site management of DPU’s GIS data, developing GIS tools, models and workflows for DPU users, and providing data auditing, quality control and quality control.

City of Poquoson Enteprise GIS Award

The City of Poquoson has entered into a partnership with WorldView Solutions to provide a GIS database design, conduct parcel data conversion, collect external GIS data resources, and develop an internal and public mapping web site for the City. The completed product will provide the City with the data, processes, and tools it needs to move forward with its goal of improving business processes, customer interactions, and data analytical capabilities. WorldView will complete all project deliverables over a four month schedule.

Civil War Battlefield Open Space Assessment Partnership

Working with its partner, The Conservation Fund, WorldView Solutions will provide GIS services to the Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) to develop rapid battlefield assessments for the Petersburg, VA vicinity and to provide updated map data for battles in Spotsylvania County, VA. The Conservation Fund and WorldView have extensive experience in rapid battlefield assessments, having completed nearly 50 battlefield assessments for the CWPT over the last four years.