Project Category: GIS Needs Assessment

Cal EMA Enterprise GIS and CAL-SABER Mobile Web Application

Cal EMA Enterprise GIS and CAL-SABER Mobile Web Application

Challenge The California Emergency Management Agency (Cal EMA) needed to develop an in-house capability to quickly disseminate critical geospatial datasets and applications in support of its mission of statewide emergency mitigation, response, and recovery. To achieve that goal, Cal EMA needed to modernize its outdated GIS into a sophisticated Enterprise System and make the GIS function a core and vital service of its Information Technology Department. Solution Farallon evaluated...
Moulton Niguel Whttp://fargeo.com/cms/project/moulton-niguel-water-district-strategic-plan/ater District Strategic Plan

Moulton Niguel Whttp://fargeo.com/cms/project/moulton-niguel-water-district-strategic-plan/ater District Strategic Plan

Challenge Moulton Niguel Water District needed a plan for creating an integrated enterprise GIS to simplify office functions related to operating its water, recycled water and wastewater services. The District wanted to prioritize its goals and budgets over a three year time frame. Solution Farallon’s GIS Strategic Plan provides the District with comprehensive and flexible enterprise GIS architecture, governance structure, data development and maintenance plan, staff training plan, and...
Kern County Master Address Database Needs Assessment

Kern County Master Address Database Needs Assessment

Challenge Addresses are one of the most challenging information assets for Kern County to manage and maintain. Difficulties arise because departments have potentially divergent needs and uses for addresses and many options exist for managing the location-based component of addresses. County departments develop independent address lists and databases, or maintain addresses in proprietary applications, such as asset management systems, computerized maintenance management systems, document management systems, or financial systems....
Getty Conservation Institute Web-Based GIS for Managing Jordanian Antiquities

Getty Conservation Institute Web-Based GIS for Managing Jordanian Antiquities

Challenge The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), working with the World Monuments Fund (WMF) and the Jordanian Department of Antiquities (DoA) wanted to develop a new national geographic information system (GIS) to assist the department in inventorying, monitoring, and managing the thousands of archaeological sites in Jordan.  The database would be the primary planning and decision-making tool for the DoA, addressing its needs and demands related to the legal protection...
Caltrans PEAR-STEVE Systems Evaluation

Caltrans PEAR-STEVE Systems Evaluation

Challenge The California Department of Transportation (“Caltrans”), Division of Environmental Analysis (DEA) required a comprehensive system requirements evaluation for two projects: the Preliminary Environmental Analysis Report (PEAR) tool and the Standard Tracking and Exchange Vehicle for Environmental System (STEVE) project. The PEAR-Tool will automate the currently manual process of collecting and reviewing data for the environmental review process. These tasks include project initiation, preliminary review, budgetary estimation, and project...