Pretty Pictures & More GIS for Water Utilities

by Daniel H. Leighton, Camp Dresser & McKee, Inc, United States,
Daniel L. Mueller, Camp Dresser & McKee, Inc, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Resources Infrastructure: Needs, Economics, and Financing


This paper considers the traditional activities of water utilities, and the solutions that will yield short and longer term requirements. These needs are then contrasted with the capabilities and strengths of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technologies. This paper examines applications where GIS technology is appropriate, and other applications where different technologies provide a better solution.

Subject Headings: Geographic information systems | Utilities | Information systems | Water supply | Water supply systems | Mapping | Water resources | Databases

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