Monday, August 04, 2008
Geo-Visus Inc., in partnership with GeoNet Technology Services Inc. (GeoNet), has been awarded a contract by the Government of Jamaica, to provide GIS Consulting Services to be used in support of the Ministry of Transport & Works (MTW) Enterprise Geographic Information System (EGIS). Deliverables include an Enterprise Geodatabase, the roll-out of ESRI’s ArcGIS Server and preliminary training and support for MTW’s IT and GIS Staff.
“The aim of developing an EGIS System at the MTW is to provide better awareness, quantification, and assessment of transportation problems, while assisting policy makers and planners in making informed, effective decisions. It is envisioned that the system will serve the MTW as a whole and other interest groups,” says Dr. Alwin Hales, Permanent Secretary.
About the Ministry of Transport and Works
The MTW’s primary responsibility is Jamaica’s land, marine and air transport as well as the main road network. The MTW has regulatory responsibility for the safety of a 15,394 km road network; 800 bridges; 330 km of rail track; large fleets of public passenger buses; two international airports; four domestic aerodromes; ten specialized seaports and three public deep-water ports. Visit the Ministry of Transport and Works on the Web at: www.mtw.gov.jm
About GeoNet Technology Service Inc
GeoNet is a company specializing in the provision of GIS enabled information technology software solutions for the land management, real estate and utility industries in the Caribbean. Their use of technologies based on GIS software standards and open systems architecture make them uniquely positioned to unleash the infinite possibilities of GIS and Internet technologies to help their customers succeed. More information can be found on the web at: www.geonett.com
About Geo-Visus Inc
Headquartered in Plantation, Florida, Geo-Visus Inc. specializes in Web-GIS Solutions and GIS Management Services. They lead the way in ArcGIS Server On-Site and Remote, Installation, Monitoring and Management. They are building Business Integration Tools to support client spatial data collection, analysis and decision-making needs. Geo-Visus commitment to excellence combined with their responsiveness has gained them an outstanding reputation in the GIS industry and more importantly, the trust and confidence of their clients. More information can be found on the web at: www.geovisus.com
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Martin Copping, GISP
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