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How Timmons Group Completed 1500-acres of Streams and Wetlands Assessments in Two Days

How Timmons Group Completed 1500-acres of Streams and Wetlands Assessments in Two Days

Your mission, should you choose to accept, is 1500-acres in just 2 days. Our North Carolina Environmental Team completed the task with great success. Read more »


uWRAP Wins Award for Best Citizen Engagement Application

uWRAP Wins Award for Best Citizen Engagement Application

Congratulations to the Utah Wildfire Risk Assessment Portal (uWRAP) for being awarded the Best Citizen Engagement Application at Utah's GIS annual map competition! Read more »


Top FIVE Earth Day Apps

Top FIVE Earth Day Apps

In celebration of Earth Day this Saturday, we have selected just a few of our projects from the past year that depict our dedication to sustainability and the conservation of our precious natural resources. Check them out! Read more »


Together We Can Stop Zika!  Two Easy Ways for Managing Mosquitos

Together We Can Stop Zika!  Two Easy Ways for Managing Mosquitos

We know you’ve heard about Zika, I mean, who hasn’t?  This disease has gained its recent reputation for its major effects on women and unborn babies. It’s scary to think about it getting so close to home. Which brings us to ask: what can be done to prevent Zika in your area? Read more »


Celebrating GIS Day on November 16th!

Celebrating GIS Day on November 16th!

This Wednesday, November 16th, Timmons Group will be celebrating GIS by presenting and showcasing how we use GIS everyday to make a difference. Read more »


Identify shapes which are considered valid by SQL Server but invalid by ArcGIS

Identify shapes which are considered valid by SQL Server but invalid by ArcGIS

We are trying to publish ArcGIS Map service using spatial tables stored in SQL Server. Some of the shapes are considered valid in SQL Server environment but invalid in ArcGIS environment. So we need to be able to detect such shapes when the users try to input them. Read more »


PivotalSlacker  - Custom Integration for Slack and Pivotal Tracker

PivotalSlacker - Custom Integration for Slack and Pivotal Tracker

Pivotal Tracker and Slack are among the tools Timmons Group’s Geospatial Solutions (Technology) Division utilizes for productivity. Pivotal Tracker is an online tool for planning and task tracking used in multiple projects of varying stages and lifecycles. Read more »


GIS Goes Hand-in-Hand with Engineering

GIS Goes Hand-in-Hand with Engineering

At Timmons Group, we regularly meld engineering and GIS technology together.  Being one of a small number of engineering firms also offering GIS technology, this gives us the competitive edge to offer our clients the most innovative solutions. Read more »


See How Prince William County Conducts Stormwater Inspections on the Go

See How Prince William County Conducts Stormwater Inspections on the Go

In this short video, our Director of Enterprise Solutions, Chris Gerecke, walks through the applications that were created for Prince William County to collect stormwater BMP information. Read more »


What is Agile?

What is Agile?

In this short video, our Agile Subject Matter Expert, Stephanie Brolund, speaks of her own experiences at Timmons Group with the Agile method of application development. Read more »