Exprodat Wins Esri Award at Business Partner Conference 2016

Mar 23, 2016 -- Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS platform specialist, has won a coveted Esri Partner Award for its recent work in creating the “New Russian Gas Exports Projects” Story Map.

A team from Exprodat were in Palm Springs for the Business Partner Conference and were delighted to be presented with the award by Esri CEO Jack Dangermond, Head of Sales Chris Cappelli and Director of International Operations Dean Angelides.

Exprodat worked in partnership with the world-renowned Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC to develop a new way of presenting a traditional written report. The report chosen was “From Pipe Dreams to Pipelines” by Edward Chow and Zachary Cuyler which investigated the host of yet-to-be completed new pipeline projects currently taking place in Russia.

The aim was to improve the reader experience and ensure that the geographic context of the report’s data could be more easily understood. Exprodat consultant, Simon Kettle, had the idea to convert the CSIS report into an Esri Story Map, called New Russian Gas Exports Projects, and he worked with both CSIS and the Exprodat marketing team to complete this.

Chris Jepps, Technical Director of Exprodat, takes up the story as to how the map was developed and what the award means to the company: “In the last year or so we’ve invested a lot of time in getting our staff up-to-speed with the ArcGIS Platform, including running treasure hunts using the Collector and Operations Dashboard apps and holding an internal Story Map competition.

This led to Simon proactively developing the ‘New Russian Gas Exports Projects’ Story Map in partnership with CSIS, and in turn demonstrating what a powerful communication tool Story Maps can be. They really are a great way of making GIS available to everyone.

We look forward to further projects with CSIS and of course we were delighted to receive the ‘Best Use of Story Maps outside the Enterprise’ award from Esri at the recent Partner Conference on behalf of everyone who worked on the project, especially Simon, Edward and Zachary.”

Click to see the “New Russian Gas Exports” Story Map



Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article
Trimble

Harris

Jobs
IT Analyst III (GIS) for Orange County Sanitation District at Fountain Valley, CA
CAD Design Specialist I for Waterpik, Inc. at Fort Collins, CO
Upcoming Events
MAGIN's 26th Annual Conference at Michigan Hagerty Conference Center and Park Place Hotel Downtown Traverse City Michigan - Jun 4 - 6, 2017
GEOINT Cesium Exploration Seminar at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center 900 E Market St San Antonio TX - Jun 4, 2017
GEOINT 2017 Symposium at 900 E Market St San Antonio TX - Jun 4 - 7, 2017
University of Denver GIS Masters Degree Online
Teledyne:
InterDrone2017
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy