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ArcGIS for Water Utilities at the 2014 User Conference

Throughout the 2014 Esri International User Conference there are many opportunities to learn about ArcGIS for Water Utilities.   Below are some key events where you can see ArcGIS for Water Utilities in action, learn how to configure it, influence our future direction and get your questions answered.

Saturday July 12, 2014

8:30 – 5:00 – Team Water/Wastewater Meeting – Room 29 A/B

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Filter Water Utility Assets by Attributes in ArcGIS Online

Water Utilities often want to identify where pipes of a certain material and/or diameter exist in their system or where hydrants out of service or in need of repair are located. Did you know you could to do this using ArcGIS Online? As a GIS technician/analyst/manager, how much time would it save you to empower your users to do this themselves; as a user, how much time would it save you to do it yourself? Follow the steps below to learn how to create a Filter Application in ArcGIS Online.  Continue reading

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Location is fundamental to the water smart grid

Esri recently participated in the 1st Smart Water Grid Conference in Incheon, Korea.  The focus of the conference was the current state of smart grid water technology, the future of the water smart grid and fostering collaboration between key smart grid companies and technologists.  Repeatedly discussion about the water smart grid hinged on the importance of geography and the necessity of a location platform to bring together the various pieces that comprise the smart grid. Continue reading

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Fall 2013 Mid-Atlantic Water/Wastewater Special Interest Group Meeting

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

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New ArcGIS for Water Utilities App Configurations

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

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Stormwater Utility Mapping of Impervious Area

Stormwater Fee

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

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June 19th Esri Mid-Atlantic Water & Wastewater Special Interest Group Meeting

Esri is pleased to announce we’ll be hosting the Spring 2013 Mid-Atlantic Water & Wastewater Special Interest Group Meeting in our Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania office on June 19th.

During the meeting Esri will be showing how water utilities are leveraging newer Esri apps such as Operations Dashboard, Collector and Esri Maps for Office.  We’ll also present what’s new with ArcGIS for Water Utilities including a configuration of ArcGIS Online for water, sewer and stormwater and information products you can immediately deploy through ArcGIS Online to support workflows such as hydrant flushing, valve exercising, sharing service alerts with stakeholders and capital project coordination.

This 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 City, Long Island and surrounding areas.

Register for the meeting here -  http://events.esri.com/info/index.cfm?fuseaction=seminarRegForm&shownumber=17073

The meeting agenda is:

10:00 – 10:30 – Welcome & Introductions
10:30 – 11:15 – Useful ArcGIS Platform Apps for Water Utilities – Esri
11:15 – 11:45 – Departmental Information Sharing with ArcGIS Online – City of Lancaster Public Works
11:45 – 12:00 – Complementary Lunch Sponsored by Lucity
12:00 – 12:45 – Mobile Asset Management – Lucity
12:45 – 1:30 – What’s New with ArcGIS for Water Utilities – Esri
1:30 – 2:00 – Roundtable Discussion & Closing Remarks

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Water Community, we need you! Submit images of your work and they may be included in this year’s Esri International User Conference Plenary Session

Submit your images!

Bring awareness to the importance of water resources management by sharing with the international GIS community the great work you’ve done. Please submit up to three images to be considered for inclusion in this year’s Esri International User Conference Plenary Session. When … Continue reading

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Attention! Industry Newsletters Have New Names

Esri’s industry newsletters have new names. Although the names have changed, you can still rely on the same great content: articles detailing the GIS work of your peers, news about Esri events, and updates on advances in GIS technology.

The new names are as follows:

Water Writes is now Esri News for Water and Wastewater

Hydro Line is now Esri News for Water Resources

Atmospheric Front is now Esri News for Climate & Atmosphere

These newsletters are free so, if you don’t get them already, take a minute to sign up!

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ArcGIS for Water Utilities at the ArcGIS for Local Government Special Interest Group

Want to give Esri feedback on ArcGIS for Water Utilities and suggest new functionality?  Curious about how other ArcGIS users have deployed ArcGIS for Water Utilities or migrated to the information model? Do you want to learn about our future plans and meet the development team?

Then please join us at the ArcGIS for Local Government Special Interest Group meeting at the 2012 Esri International User Conference.  The meeting takes place on Wednesday July 25th from 12:00 to 1 PM in Room 24 A.

ArcGIS for Water Utilities is a module of ArcGIS for Local Government.  Both share a common information model that supports the deployment of over 50 maps and apps.  So this is your opportunity to share knowledge with users in the water, wastewater and stormwater utility community as well as other industries and guide our future actions.

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