GPS and GIS

Reports and presentations on geospatial issues.

Google Earth Files

Google Earth files from various projects that Chris has worked on.

2006 - Using Google Earth on World Bank Projects
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 21-03-2018

Prepared for the World Bank's EAP Innovation Fund, this report describes how Goolge Earth can be used for project preparation and supervision. It covers (i) data collection options, and (ii) the Google Earth application. With regard to data collection, it covers a range of technologies from PDAs through to GPS cameras. Since this report was written Google Picassa software has been released which is the easiest way to create a Google Earth file from georeferenced digital photos.

2006 - Using Google Earth on World Bank Projects
 1004 Downloads
 9.18 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation discussing GPS data collection and using it in Google Earth

2006 - Introduction to Google Earth
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 9 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation giving an overview of Google Earth.

2006 - GPS Data Collection
 944 Downloads
 9.18 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation introducing tools available for collecting GPS data.

Presentation introducing how one can use GIS in the World Bank’s project preparation and implementation activities. Useful for other types of projects as well.

2006 - Cambodia Location Referencing Study
 610 Downloads
 2.73 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation covering the Cambodian location referencing study.

2003 - Developing a Spatial Network
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 4.71 MB
 21-03-2018

Report on how to create a spatial network, from collecting basic data through manipulating it in a GIS.

Presentation on the New Zealand location referencing management system project which addressed road referencing and implemented exor Highways. 1/4.

Presentation on the New Zealand location referencing management system project which addressed road referencing and implemented exor Highways. 2/4.

Presentation on the New Zealand location referencing management system project which addressed road referencing and implemented exor Highways. 3/4.

Presentation on the New Zealand location referencing management system project which addressed road referencing and implemented exor Highways. 4/4.

2001 - Spatial Referencing of State Highway Data
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 21-03-2018

Issues and strategy for using spatial measurements on NZ State Highways

2001 - Principles of Location Referencing
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 4.36 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation describing location referencing of roads.

2001 - NZ - Creating a Spatial Centreline
 465 Downloads
 1.65 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation covering issues associated with created a spatial centerline for New Zealand’s state highways.

2001 - New Zealand's Location Referencing System
 928 Downloads
 3.59 MB
 25-06-2019

Presentation describing principles of location referencing, with special reference to New Zealand and the issues which needed to be improved.

Paper describing the various experiences with kinematic GPS surveys. Shares issues encountered in different countries.

2001 - Accuracy of the Trimble Pathfinder Pocket GPS
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 21-03-2018

An evaluation of the Pathfinder Pocket's accuracy