broad GIS and mapping
A.I.M.S. is a leader in the field of
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Our broad range of clients, 15 years
experience and personal approach make A.I.M.S. the logical
choice to help you with your Agency’s mapping needs.
GIS data development
Appraisal Districts, Parcel, Planning and Community
A.I.M.S. has performed or assisted in the development of several parcel based GIS systems. Parcel GIS data sets for the cities of Round Rock and Georgetown included development of zoning, land use, and various fields of information that allowed linking to the County Appraisal District databases. These enterprise-wide GIS systems allow the data to be shared by Planning, Public works, Fire, Police, Emergency Medical services and various other departments. More basic systems with parcels and features such as roads, rivers etc are being developed in Fayette, Gray, Hamilton, Lampasas, Titus, and Wheeler counties. Recently, Coryell County expanded the work that A.I.M.S. is to perform to include capturing of parcel boundaries.
Voter Registration, Precinct Realignment and Redistricting
Various Voter Registration departments have contracted A.I.M.S. to develop their GIS systems. The map base of roads with very accurate ranges allows for geo-coded of their voters. A.I.M.S. has also performed the realignment of precincts boundaries for several counties and developed utilities for exporting the base map feature (road) changes to be imported by their mainframe systems.
9-1-1 Emergency Planning and Rural-comprehensive addressing
A.I.M.S. has worked with various Counties and Regional Planning Councils to develop 9-1-1 Emergency Services GIS. Work has been done in Bell, Burnet, Coryell, Fayette, Gray, Hamilton, Lampasas, Llano, Mills, Milam, Sabine, and San Saba counties. A.I.M.S. assisted the Central Texas Council of Governments and the Heart of Texas Planning Council, with training, software and custom Programming tools that assist them in performing the 9-1-1 GIS development work.
Public works, facilities and Road Departments
A.I.M.S. completed a comprehensive water, wastewater utility and parcel mapping project for the City of Copperas Cove. This project included capturing all water and waste water lines and associated features such as manholes, valves, etc. In addition, A.I.M.S. created parcels and developed the GIS base map for road inventory, development of a dispatching module for the centralized road repair.
Travis County contracted A.I.M.S. to assist in development of environmental geography that included hazardous materials sites, soils, endangered species habitats, flood plane and watersheds. A.I.M.S. completed this contract and the information was used in further development of a County’s conservation plan.
Other Clients and involvement
A.I.M.S. has had other government clients such as the Texas Department of Health, the Texas Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Texas Commission on Fire Protection, and recently section of the Texas Department of Public. A.I.M.S. has also assisted a local company in developing marketing information for their 6 state sales territory that was used to determined and select new markets for expansion.
Our broad experience has been critical in development of
Custom training for the specific needs of the client.
A.I.M.S. originated as an Atlas*
distributor and had developed some extensive tools and application programs
using that product’s Visual Basic development tools. We are now involved in creating similar useful and other new
tools for use in ArcGIS.