DeWitt County Highway Department has selected Mid-West GIS to create a sign inventory for the County, Township, and Municipal roads. GPS technology will be used in the collection of all signs, as well as specific attributes that are collected in the field. This data will be incorporated into a GIS and delivered to the County to be used as the official sign inventory. Work will begin on this project August 17, 2009 and is scheduled to be complete by the end of September 2009.
Mid-West GIS is pleased to be working with Adams Electric Cooperative out of Camp Point, Illinois by assisting in the maintenance and up-keep of their GIS database. Adams Electric Cooperative already has an extensive GIS system in place, which is being used on a daily basis. Mid-West GIS will assist by providing GIS data conversion and maintenance services on an ongoing basis, as well as GPS Training and Data Collection in the future.
Mid-West GIS has proud to welcome Thomas Felsmaier to our workforce. Thomas has a degree in Geography from the University of Florida. His primary responsibility will be GPS data collection in the field, and converting that data into GIS databases in the office.
Mid-West GIS has been contracted to collect GPS data of billboards along Highway 63 in Adair County, Missouri. Attributes of the billboards, along with digital photos, will be incorporated into an ESRI Geodatabase for use in the existing County GIS System.
DeWitt County, Illinois has selected Mid-West GIS to create a sign inventory for the County and Township roads. GPS technology will be used in the collection of all signs, as well as specific attributes that are collected in the field. This data will be incorporated into a GIS and delivered to the County to be used as the official sign inventory.
Mid-West GIS has been awarded a contract by the Jersey County Highway Department to collect GPS data and digital photography for bridges and culverts on County maintained roads. The data will be incorporated into exisitng GIS information created by Mid-West GIS in 2008 that included a GPS Sign Inventory.
Mid-West GIS has hired Tara Seiler to fill the position of GIS Account Manager. Tara is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse and will work out of Wisconsin Dells. Tara will be responsible for the development of business opportunities as well as client support for the areas of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Northern Illinois, and Northern Iowa.
Denise Averill has lost her battle with cancer in Corpus Christi, Texas on December 7, 2008. Denise was an original employee of Mid-West GIS, and assisted with the founding of the company in the Spring of 2007. We will all miss her, and the life that she brought to our office as we were opening the doors. We would not be where we are today without here. God bless her soul.