Category Archives: Water Utilities
QA/QC for Arc Hydro Terrain Preprocessing Vector Data: The Arc Hydro health check using Data Reviewer
The Arc Hydro team has developed a data health check process that uses the ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension to assess and diagnose the quality of water resources data. The ArcGIS Data Reviewer extension is a set of functions and processes … Continue reading
Esri is offering the free GIS data health checks at the upcoming Pacific User Group meeting in Redlands on November 21st. A GIS data health check is a 45-minute review and analysis of your data (features and attributes) by an … Continue reading
On Tuesday November 19th the Esri Mid-Atlantic Water/Wastewater Special Interest Group will be meeting at Esri’s office in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.
The meeting includes presentations about how to support many utility departments with ArcGIS by the Beckley Sanitary Board and how to deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities by Herbert, Rowland and Grubic. Esri will give an update on newly released ArcGIS for Water Utilities app configurations and show how water utilities can use GeoEvent Processor to leverage real-time information from sensors and other systems with ArcGIS.
The meeting is free to attend and open to the water, wastewater and stormwater ArcGIS user community in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., West Virginia, New York and surrounding areas.
Register for the meeting here – http://events.esri.com/info/index.cfm?fuseaction=showSeminar&shownumber=17570
The meeting agenda is:
10:00 – 10:15 Welcome/Introductions
10:15 – 11:00 What’s New in ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Esri
11:00 – 11:30 Supporting Many Departments and the Field with the ArcGIS Platform – Beckley Sanitary Board
11:30 – 12:00 Lunch Break sponsored by Herbert, Rowland & Grubic
12:00 – 12:45 How to Deploy ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Herbert, Rowland & Grubic
12:45 – 1:30 Leveraging GeoEvent Processor for Water, Wastewater and Stormwater – Esri
1:30 – 2:00 Roundtable Discussion
We are pleased to announce three new ArcGIS for Water Utilities app configurations are now available for download. ArcGIS for Water Utilities is a series of free and easy to deploy configurations that enable the out of the box ArcGIS platform to support common water, wastewater and stormwater workflows. These new apps bring the total number of ArcGIS for Water Utilities configurations released by Esri so far to 31, with more app configurations currently in development. The following is a brief overview of the newly released app configurations. Continue reading
If you missed the Water Resources Annual meeting on Sunday, July 7, 2013 (GIS Hydro 2013 Sunday Preconference Seminar), you’re in luck! We recorded the entire day, and each session is available to watch on Esri Video. You can also access … Continue reading
Students at the University of Texas at Austin have found a reengineered GIS in Water Resources class this fall. The GIS class, which was first offered by Dr. David Maidment in 1996, has changed the way that the information is … Continue reading
The password for the Arc Hydro ftp site changed on 10/1/2013, and will be reset every 6 months. The current password is ADSRiver.2013b. Future passwords will be posted on the Arc Hydro Forum, and also on the Hydro Blog. The … Continue reading
by Amit Sinha, Esri, Inc. Stormwater is the water that runs off property when it rains. When stormwater flows across driveways, parking lots and other surfaces, it picks up dirt and pollutants along the way. When this polluted water reaches … Continue reading
By Steve Kopp, Esri For the water resources community, one of the highlights at this year’s Users Conference was the public beta release of the watershed delineation service in ArcGIS Online. This geoprocessing service is now available to everyone with … Continue reading
The USGS National Geospatial Program is proud to announce the release of a dynamic map called Streamer, which allows a web user to map upstream and downstream traces and generate reports for each trace (including a map of the trace; its direction, … Continue reading