Haestad Methods announced the release of WaterGEMS version 2.0 for ArcGISTM, developer of geospatial water resources management software for the global engineering community. Haestad Methods will showcase WaterGEMS for ArcGIS this week in Anaheim, California, at the 2003 AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition, Booth Number 1023. Fully integrated with ESRI’s ArcGIS 8.3 geodatabase technology, version 2.0 builds on WaterGEMS’ distinction of being the first ArcGIS-based software solution for efficiently modeling, managing, and safeguarding water distribution infrastructure. With WaterGEMS, water utilities can seamlessly link their water modeling and GIS data through a centralized data management platform, enabling them to streamline the workflow between engineers and GIS professionals and maximize the return on their GIS development investment.
Some of the unique enhancements in this version include WaterSAFETM, a comprehensive water system security and emergency planning suite; WaterObjectsTM, a software development kit (SDK) for customization; DarwinTM Designer, a revolutionary new utility for optimum design and rehabilitation solutions; and an array of powerful new model management tools for directly utilizing geodatabase feature datasets. ClientCare subscribers automatically receive WaterGEMS version 2.0 as part of their software maintenance and support package.
Some of the most notable features of WaterGEMS version 2.0 for ArcGIS are: