Towards geographic information systems (GIS) as an integrated decision support tool for municipal infrastructure asset management

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ConferenceCIB 2004 Triennial Congress: 02 May 2004, Toronto, Ontario
Pages111; # of pages: 11
SubjectGIS, geographic information systems, asset management, infrastructure management, municipal infrastructure; Asset management
AbstractThis paper provides an overview of the state-of-practice for using geographic information systems (GIS) to manage municipal infrastructure. It outlines geospatial tools and technologies that augment GIS data collection such as global positioning systems, personal digital assistants, mobile computing, automated vehicle location, road weather information systems, and remote sensing. It describes associations and networks that assist GIS education, research, and technology transfer. It provides examples of GIS implementations for managing municipal infrastructure from the body of GIS research and practitioner literature.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number46754
NPARC number20386404
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