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Captain John Holmes Recommends Geospatial Technology for Faster Emergency Response

Port Technology — by Captain John Holmes Captain Holmes discusses how ports must follow the Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) guidelines laid out by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the assurance of business continuity at US ports, given their critical role in the national security and economy. The most frequently asked questions when preparing…

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Port of Tacoma Commissioners Praise Investment in GIS

The commissioners at the Port of Tacoma received an update on the Port-wide GIS Development, led by Port of Tacoma GIS Coordinator Jen Radcliff, at the Commissioner’s Meeting August 7th, 2014. After a brief presentation on the successful development and upgrade to the enterprise GIS, commissioners enthusiastically agreed that GIS and the upgrades have been…

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Port of Tacoma and NorthSouth GIS Present Paper at the 2014 Esri User’s Conference

Port of Tacoma GIS Manager Jennifer Radcliff and NorthSouth GIS LLC GIS Solutions Architect Eric Patrick presented a paper entitled ‘Improving Port Security by Providing GIS Benefits to All Stakeholders’ during the GIS for Port Management session at the 2014 Esri International User’s Conference in San Diego, California. Abstract: “The Port of Tacoma was awarded…

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