GIS Planning's technology is implemented in communities across America and serves:
• The majority of the U.S. population
• The majority of the 100 largest cities in the U.S.
• The majority of the U.S. geographic land area.
Our ZoomProspector technology is implemented in 43 states to promote economic growth and prosperity. Here you can see examples of our work.
Information technology heavyweight Dell Inc. came to appreciate the value of GIS during its 2004 site search for a new customer service center. Dell eventually chose a 60-acre site in Oklahoma City for a new 120,000 sq. ft. facility. When the clock wound down on the final site choice after a three-month search, a web-based GIS tool used by the Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce played a key role.
PPL's (Pennsylvania Power & Light's) Web site combines an extensive regional site database with data in the International Economic Development Council's standardized format. Site selectors can use Geographic Information System (GIS) technology to sort through information on potential locations.
Users can pull up maps of available parcels and then use the city's GIS database to examine population, income levels, traffic counts, and find out who the competition is - all within a certain radius of the parcel. It's a clever and effective tool...