Posts tagged as GIS

GIS assisting workforce development

The Taiwan Training Centre Bureau of Employment and Vocational Training has built a workforce development GIS platform. Developed with GIS technology, the system collects labour market information and integrates maps with the database to conduct data exploration and analyses. Users are able to assess the current situation, predict future trends, and execute logical policy discussion. […]

GIS helps electricity utility

Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation recently enlisted GIS technology from Esri to help secure funding from Rural Utilities Service (RUS), a division of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). The utility, serving northwest Arkansas and southwest Missouri, used GIS to prepare a new system analysis and facility planning report, both crucial for the loan justification. Carroll […]

Utilising GIS to ensure licensing compliance

by Jessica Wyland, Esri For much of Idaho the Snake River is the lifeblood. The 1674 km tributary of the Columbia River provides water for drinking, irrigating, and generating approximately 50% of the state’s energy through hydropower. The Snake River flows from Yellowstone National Park through a series of mountain ranges, canyons, and plains in […]

MUT survey qualification incorporates GIS

The appointment of a new management team at Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) comes with a lot of changes to the running of affairs at MUT. The survey section at MUT therefore, has accordingly revised its curriculum for the National Diploma in Surveying. This qualification received full accreditation at the recent (October 2010) Education Advisory […]