INNOVATION IN CAmPuSES, AIRPORTS, AND mILITARy INSTALLATIONS
Oakridge National Laboratory – Facilities Development Division
sustainability in Information Management through cIM
Oak Ridge, Tennessee, united States
The U.S. Department of energy’s oak ridge national laboratory (ornl) is a
multiprogram science and technology laboratory. With complex engineering
information dating back to the manhattan project, ornl improved accessibility,
reliability, and sustainability of information management as part of a $500
million modernization effort that integrated new and legacy information into
Based on project Wise’s geospatial capabilities, the system allows management
of microStation, Bentley map, Bentley i-models, and other data. multiple
users search for and retrieve documents through a map interface and integrate
various data formats to query metadata. Bentley Geo Web publisher provides a
portal for integrating and viewing select information. project Wise automatically
distributes updated information.
The U.S. Army Installation Geospatial Information & Services (IGI&S) supports
the consolidation and maintenance of GIS and infrastructure data for nearly
300 U.S. Army installations around the world. This data had been contained
in oracle databases and only edited using eSrI’s ArcGIS products. The user
community requested the flexibility to use more applications.
SyNCADD Systems Inc.
Bentley Map and esrI Interoperability
Arlington, Virginia, united States
After evaluating the options, IGI&S decided to deploy Bentley solutions. Bentley
Geospatial Server and oracle’s SQl plus commands could be used to easily
install data for use in Bentley map. citrix was used to deliver Bentley map from
the IGI&S servers. Training to familiarize users with the proper workflow is
mandatory to become an authorized user. Installations with a mix of skills and
preferences can maintain data using both eSrI and Bentley products.