Richmond, VA - June 6, 2007 - Timmons Group, a leader in geospatial and engineering consulting services, was recently selected by the State of Wisconsin’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Forestry to perform GIS needs assessment tasks related to their Forestry Information Management System requirements.
Timmons Group was selected through a competitive bidding process to assist the agency in performing due-diligence related to the integration of land management Geospatial technologies, including ESRI’s ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Mobile, into the DNR’s existing Forest Information Management System (WisFIRS). WisFIRS, currently in Release 1, manages many business processes for the agency in tabular format. Throughout the project, the team will focus on understanding how to best leverage geospatial technologies and define the core requirements for WisFIRS Release 2 and beyond.
“We are excited to work with the DNR on this project,” said Lowell Ballard, Director of Advanced Technologies for Timmons Group. “We have a lot of experience in ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Mobile and the DNR has done a great job laying the foundation for requirements. We are both passionate about the work we do – which always makes for a positive working experience.”
About Timmons Group
Timmons Group is a leading provider of geospatial, information architecture and engineering services focusing on ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Mobile and Enterprise solutions. Timmons Group is a privately held ENR 500 company and maintains a strong business partner relationship with ESRI. Timmons Group has been a recipient of both the ESRI Business Partner of the Year award and the ESRI Foundation Partner of the Year award. Timmons Group was recently selected, as part of the Virginia Department of Forestry IFRIS project, to participate in the ESRI User conference plenary session. An opportunity provided to only two ESRI solutions in the world this year.
For more information about Timmons Group’s technology services, contact Lowell Ballard at Email Contact or visit http://www.timmons.com/markets-and-services/technology.asp.
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