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Digitalising Water Utility with Survey-Grade Accuracy


The primary role of water utilities is to provide a safe and adequate water supply to the users. GIS is a way to improve people’s lives. It helps in creating an intelligent water system establishing a systematic movement of waterflows, wastewater, and stormwater. Mapping assets accurately, monitoring, maintaining and having them accessible across the organisation for coordination, data sharing and improving data integrity. Quality data and accurate positioning results in better decision-making in providing a higher quality of life.

Chris Kahn, Director of Unmanned Aerial Systems & Geospatial Services, American Water faced challenges in transitioning from manual data entry to a completely online data-collection workflow and how his team recovered from the aftermath of the historic hurricane that extremely damaged the utilities using the Arrow Gold® GNSS receiver.

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