February 19, 2008 -- St. Charles, IL – San Juan County, Washington, Public Works Department and the SJC Assessor’s Office have chosen The Sidwell Company to convert their existing parcel and tax parcel datasets, respectively, from InfoCAD to ESRI’s Geodatabase format, utilizing the tag data model structure. As part of implementing their industry-acclaimed, ArcGIS®-compliant Parcel Builder, Sidwell will conduct an on-site workflow enhancement study. To aid in implementing the defined data model, Sidwell will provide additional assistance and documentation, as well as guidance in establishing workflows between the two datasets and departments. San Juan County staff will also receive focused training from Sidwell on the MapEditor and Administrator modules and the Genealogy Extension of the Parcel Builder Version 3 software suite.
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A software product developed exclusively by Sidwell, Parcel Builder is the premier parcel mapping solution for ESRI’s ArcGIS® 9.2 software. Fully compliant with the newest technology from ESRI, Parcel Builder provides users with a comprehensive GIS-based land records management solution that features simplified interfaces, significantly streamlines most common cadastral mapping tasks, and allows for complete integration of GIS, Tax and CAMA workflows. For more information about Parcel Builder, or Sidwell’s GIS, aerial photography, photogrammetric and mapping services, contact the company at 877.SIDWELL (877.743-9355), or visit their websites at
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