HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE GOES HIGH TECH: THE GIS/GPS LINK

This article describes a pilot project undertaken by the Montana Department of Highways, to use geographic positioning system/geographic information system (GPS/GIS) technology combined in a system called GeoLink. Combined with GeoResearch software, the system records positional attributes while creating digital maps. The GeoLink system records other attributes about each point, such as pavement type. Capabilities and attributes of the database and system are described and explained.

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    Public Works Journal Corporation

    200 South Broad Street
    Ridgewood, NJ  United States  07451
  • Publication Date: 1991-1

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 59-60
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  • Accession Number: 00610015
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1991 12:00AM