GIS Application Development and ArcGIS desktop tools from Lovell Johns for Environment Agency
In 2008 Lovell Johns were awarded a four year framework agreement by the Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland (EPA) for the “Provision of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Environmental Data Management Support Services in 6 Lots”.
Under the framework, Lovell Johns has provided ArcGIS desktop tools to enable automatic generation of draft Zones of Contribution areas. Success criteria were agreed for the tool which has been deployed on desktops throughout EPA. The Zoc tool was fully scoped and a specification agreed with the client prior to commencement of development. Documentation was supplied with the tool and annual updates have been carried out since 2008.