Municipal Building Inspection
Using GIS In Your Job
Using GIS in your Job
WTH provides a GIS software and services for managing building inspections.
Some benefits of using GIS in your Work:
- Work more efficiently in locating properties and conducting inspections.
- Have the ability to preserve, share, and pass on your accumulated knowledge to others.
- Be able to save money and by making more informed decisions.
- Be able to better communicate municipal facility plans and projects with contractors, elected officials, and citizens and provide helpful information to the general public.
Convert your building footprints and floorplans into digital maps with searchable layers.
WTH has over 20 years of experience in converting paper plans and maps into GIS layers that can be stored, backed up, searched, and shared with others.
Collect accurate asset locations and building footprints..
WTH’s Think GIS software interfaces with Trimble GNSS products for accurate and precise asset location in the field. With Think GIS Editor, collected points are entered directly on to the map.
Integrate your facility location information with State and County aerial photos and GIS layers.
WTH builds maps that make use of the most accurate and current county and state aerial photography and local GIS layers rather than rely on generic national maps.
GIS Products and Services
GIS Products and Services
Some of the WTH GIS products that are used for conducting building inspections include the following:
Think GIS Editor – Think GIS Editor provides the ability to locate and map all of the residential and commercial buildings that require various kinds of inspections. Think GIS editor includes a number of built-in tools including the ability to create elevation maps, and a basic work order tool. Think GIS Editor can be used in the office and in the field and provides maps with or without an Internet connection.
Think GIS User – Think GIS User is for laptop viewing and can operate offline where Internet connections are weak.
ThinkGIS.com – ThinkGIS.com is a Cloud based version of Think GIS that allows for the private viewing of maps and local GIS layers on any computer device that has an Internet connection including smart phones and tablets.
Think WebGIS Site – A Think WebGIS Site is a Cloud based GIS map that allows for the display of inspection information for viewing by the general public.
Think Library – Think Library can store building plans, inspection documents, asset inventories, photos. and videos as georeferenced files in an online Cloud database that can be accessed in the office or in the field. Records are associated with a geographical asset or location and can with an Internet connection be retrieved for viewing in the field.