GEOMATICS APPLIED TO THE ENVIRONMENT

Application of wetland's trend indicators in Canada

Description

The Project objectives are:

  1. Collect and validate wetland's trend data sets for predefined locations in Canada using comparable high resolution data sets.
  2. Implement and apply the selected wetland change detection methodology using validated wetland datasets.
  3. Create wetland change indicators and map products on selected locations.
  4. Provide training and tools to enable staff to use the wetland trend model.
  5. Evaluate and document the validity of the methodology in a final report.
  6. Provide recommendations on the extension of the methodology for implementation at the national level.

Period

2019

Client name

Unité des Opérations de la gestion des données. Service canadien de la faune. Environnement et Changement climatique Canada. Gouvernement du Canada.

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada.


Wildspace Application Enhancements

Description

The project aimed to diagnose the system at the application level in order to highlight bugs and make it bilingual. The main activities were: bug fixing and System testing; creation of a new version of the System Applications Component (updates to operating systems and the programming environment); delivery of the new code to Environment Canada; creation of a new graphical interface for displaying data; creation of a new "Client / Management" version of the System; and making recommendations on developments.

Period

2013

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


GKMI Graphical User Interface Development.

Description

The project aimed to design and develop a bilingual graphical interface in a Windows environment in harmony with ArcSDE for SQL Server 2008 Express. The mission allowed to diagnose the GKMI system and proposed solutions to improve it. It also allowed to detect and fix bugs, provide the code, produce and install the software with the bilingual user guide. The project ended with the formulation of recommendations for future development to Environment Canada.

Period

2012-2013

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


Pilot Project on Data Interoperability

Description

The firm analyzed the structure of the Wildspace System database and the Geospatial Science and Technology Canada Portal for data compatibility. It determined the data transfer and management modules, developed and tested a pilot project on data accessibility, the interoperability link between the two systems. The project ended with the formulation of recommendations to Environment Canada.

Period

2012-2013

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


Modelling several data sets for species at risk and migratory birds and translation of habitat conservation priorities into a spatially explicit representation using existing land cover products

Description

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS, based on a representation using geomatic tools of habitat priorities for bird species at risk, defined a geomatic system which can contribute to the modeling of habitat priorities for bird species in general and bird species at risk in particular (using ArcGIS). A conceptual diagram of the system has been produced.

Period

2011-2012

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


Production of a reference document on the state of the situation and trends in wetlands in Canada

Description

Based on a review of the literature on the subject, GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS analyzed and provided a summary and recommendations on: remote sensing and GIS methods as well as the criteria used to draw up a portrait of the situation of wetlands; remote sensing and GIS methods as well as the criteria used to do diachronic or evolutionary analysis of wetlands in order to follow wetland trends in Canada; the location of strong pressures on wetlands in Canada and their analysis according to their importance; prioritization of types (anthropogenic, natural, etc.) of pressures as well as on the identification and delimitation of priority areas for sketching situational awareness and for assessing the trend of wetlands in Canada.

Period

2011

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


Development of a reference document for mapping wetlands in Canada using remote sensing and the Geographic Information System

Description

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS has written a report on wetland mapping initiatives at Environment Canada and other government departments and agencies as well as in the provinces and territories. The project consisted of noting the main potential users, conducting a needs analysis, providing a synopsis of the expertise and capacity of the companies to map wetlands in Canada, and finally producing a report on costs, timetables and the risks (identification and management) of mapping wetlands for all of Canada.

Period

2010

Client name

Environnement Canada (Ministère)

Funding

Gouvernement du Canada


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: JUDICIAL AREA

Development and implementation of an integrated software solution for managing national files of the Trade and Furniture Credit Register (RCCM) in the OHADA area

Description

The mission allowed to create the integrated and secure RCCM management system for monitoring procedures at the local level (Commercial Court or 1ʳᵉ instance), as well as for the transmission of data to the National File (Ministry of Justice) and the Regional File (OHADA). The main modules of the System are: the RCCM portal, real-time management and dematerialization of legal proceedings relating to the commercial register, movable credit and cooperative companies (electronic document management, electronic safe, electronic signature, Workflow, online payment, etc.). The penultimate activity of the project consisted of a major system deployment program and capacity building in OHADA countries (management and use of the System). The period 2019-2022 is devoted to the completion of installations in the countries as well as to system maintenance and technical support for users.

Period

2014-2019

2019-2022

Client name

Organisation pour l’Harmonisation en Afrique du Droit des Affaires (OHADA)

Funding

Banque Mondiale


Development and implementation of the Integrated Centralized Information System for the Republic of Djibouti (Phase 1)

Description

The project of the National Agency for the Promotion of Investments (ANPI) aimed to develop and implement the Centralized Information System (GUI) of companies and an informational and transactional web portal specific to GUI. The main modules of the System are: the GUI portal, real-time management and dematerialization of legal proceedings relating to the commercial register (electronic document management, Workflow, etc.). The final activity of the project consisted of a System deployment and capacity building program (management and use of the System).

Period

2016-2017

Client name

Agence Nationale pour la Promotion des Investissements (ANPI) de Djibouti

Funding

Banque Mondiale

Partenaire

DATASYS (Djibouti)


Development and implementation of the Integrated Centralized Information System for the Republic of Djibouti (Phase 2)

Description

The project aims to develop and implement the Integrated Centralized Information System (GUI) for companies and an informational and transactional web portal specific to GUI. The main modules of the System are: the GUI portal, real-time management and dematerialization of legal proceedings relating to the commercial register (electronic document management, Workflow, etc.). The last activity of the project consisted of a System deployment and capacity building program (management and use of the System)

Period

2017-2019

Client name

Agence Nationale pour la Promotion des Investissements (ANPI) de Djibouti

Funding

Banque Mondiale

DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: URBAN HYDRAULICS

Updating and georeferencing of the urban water cartography (Senegal)

Description

The Project objectives are:

  1. Design a database of the water distribution network managed by SONES.
  2. Develop the database.
  3. Link this database to the New SONES Information System which we designate by "NSI-SONES" and which will be dynamically interactive and interoperable with the GIS repository of the firm ESRI (ArcGIS).
  4. Train local employees on the use, management and administration of NSI-SONES.

Period

2018-2019

Client name

Société Nationale des Eaux du Sénégal (SONES)

Funding

Banque Africaine de Développement

Partenaire

OASIS MEDIA GROUP (OASIS)


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: SOCIAL SECURITY

Creation of the New Information System (NSI) of the National Social Security Fund (CNPS)

Theme

Geomatics and IT applied to the social field

Description

The mission aims to create the New Information System (NSI) of the CNPS. The NSI aims to take into account all the services related to the main mission of the CNPS. This mission revolves around the following schemes to be covered within the scope of the NSI: the general basic scheme for employees (RG), the social scheme for the self-employed (RSTI), the complementary scheme for the self-employed (RCTI) , and the compulsory supplementary plan for employees (RCO). The development of the NSI will be based on the WORKS platform of the firm CACIOPEE (Morocco). The main modules of the NSI are: the NSI portal, the management and dematerialization in real time of the procedures relating to the management of the four regimes defined above. The last activity of the project consisted of an NSI deployment program and capacity reinforcement (management and use of the System).

Period

2017-2020

Client name

Caisse Nationale de Prévoyance Sociale de Côte d’Ivoire

Funding

Caisse Nationale de Prévoyance Sociale de Côte d’Ivoire.

Partenaire

CACIOPEE (Maroc) et BARNOIN INFORMATIQUE (Côte d’Ivoire)


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: TERRITORY DEVELOPMENT

Implementation of the Geographic Information System (GIS) of the National Observatory of Decentralization and Local Development (ONDDL)

Description

The mission consists in setting up a dynamic GIS focused on local development, an integrative tool in terms of local government management and decision support for all employees. The mission made it possible to identify the needs and analyze the existing GIS in national structures and local communities in Senegal in coherence; designed and developed GIS with a multi-scale dynamic mapping module; set up the web portal; installed the tools at the customer's site; and trained administrators and users of the System.

Period

2016 – 2017

Client name

Agence de développement local (Gouvernement du Sénégal)

Funding

Gouvernement du Sénégal

Partenaire

OASIS MEDIA GROUP (Sénégal)

DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: TOURISM

Establishment of a e-tourism platform aimed at promoting and marketing the Cameroon destination

Description

The mission allowed to design and develop the e-tourism platform for the promotion and marketing of the Cameroon destination. The main modules of the System are: the e-tourism portal, real-time management and dematerialization for entering complete information on tourism marketing (electronic document management, management of online purchases and sales, monitoring and evaluation of transactions , etc.). The firm has produced a collaboration charter between the private sector, the Ministry of Tourism and Leisure and the body responsible for managing the platform, etc. The last activity of the project consisted in deploying the System to the Ministry and training many actors in the tourism sector (management and use of the platform).

Period

2014-2016

Client name

Projet de compétitivité des filières de croissance du Cameroun et Ministère du tourisme du Cameroun

Funding

Banque Mondiale


INFORMATION SYSTEMS (IS) AUDIT AND IT BLUEPRINT

Audit of the Information System of the Beninese Electric Power Company (SBEE) and update of its IT plan.

Description

As part of the audit of the existing system and the diagnosis of the Information System (IS), GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS carried out an inventory of the existing IS in terms of business processes, applications, databases and infrastructure network. The firm noted the strengths and weaknesses of the IS, and analyzed threats to the existing IS. After assessing the security of the entire information system, the firm developed the IT blueprint for SBEE and provided the strategic and functional organizational plan for the future information system (five-year plan and budget for implementing the blueprint).

Period

2014

Client name

Société béninoise d’énergie électrique (SBEE)

Funding

Société béninoise d’énergie électrique (SBEE)

Partenaire

Ingénierie des systèmes d’information spécialisés Sarl (Bénin)

DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: FINANCES

Supply and installation of a centralized IT solution for monitoring the Decentralized Financial Systems (SFD) of the West African Monetary Union (WAMU)

Theme

Géomatique appliquée à la gestion financière

Description

The system designed and developed allows the collection of financial and non-financial information from MFIs in the form of discounts; the application of specification, consistency and plausibility checks on discounts; data processing, in particular for the calculation of financial and non-financial indicators for monitoring DFS; and consultation of financial and non-financial information relating to MFIs. The last activity of the project consisted in deploying the System at the headquarters of the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO), and in training many actors in the microfinance sector from the eight WAMU countries (management and use of the solution).

Period

2013-2015

Client name

Banque Centrale des États d’Afrique de l’Ouest (BCEAO)

Funding

LuxDev (Luxembourg) et BCEAO


CADASTRAL GEOMATICS

Development of geomatics tools for the manipulation of cadastral data

Theme

Cadastral geomatics

Description

Development of several geomatic tools allowing the manipulation of cadastral data (cadastral renovation, graphic extensions, cadastral operations in renovated territory) using ArcGIS software. System user training.

Period

2013-2014

Client name

Cadrin Jean-Pierre & Ass. Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada.

Funding

Cadrin Jean-Pierre & Ass


Design and implementation of the computerized system and interconnection of the Directorate of Domains, Registration and Stamp (DDET) of Benin.

Description

The project made it possible to carry out several activities leading to the implementation of the System (single station and network): audit of the existing at DDET (data, databases, GIS, various software and computer hardware); development of a plan for the computerization of DDET operations; creation of the documentary database of land titles; creation of a geo-directory of cadastral and land data; design and development of the Benin Web Cadastral Management System; interconnection of cadastral management services (Porto-Novo, Parakou and Cotonou) by setting up a geosynchronization module for databases installed on remote servers; Capacity reinforcement.

Period

2011

Client name

Millennium Challenge Account du Bénin

Funding

Millennium Challenge Corporation des États-Unis

Partenaire

CubeWerx (Canada)

URBAN INFORMATION SYSTEM WITH SPATIAL REFERENCE

Management system for the commune of Tabarre (Haiti)

Description

The infrastructure monitoring system for the commune of Tabarre (Haiti) was designed and developed. It focuses on the dynamic mapping of the indicators listed with the help of municipal managers.

Period

2011

Client name

Municipalité de Tabarre et Bureau des Nations Unies pour Haïti

Funding

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS INC.

Partenaire

BEJV (Haïti)


Web atlas of commercial premises in the city of Drummondville

Description

Implementation of the system for monitoring the availability of commercial premises in the city of Drummondville. The online tool allows searches based on several criteria such as the type and address of a commercial premises, socio-demographic information (income, household composition, etc.). The development of the system was accompanied by training activities for users and managers of the tool.

Period

2008-2009

Client name

Commissariat au Commerce de la ville de Drummondville (Québec, Canada)

Funding

Commissariat au Commerce de la ville de Drummondville


Industry and commerce system

Description

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS designed and developed the online information system on the spatial organization of industries and businesses in the Center-du-Québec region (Quebec, Canada), based on PostgreSQL, PostGIS and SVG technologies. The project ended with training and installation of the system at the customer's site.

Period

2005

Client name

Agence Géomatique du Centre-du-Québec (AGCQ)

Funding

Agence Géomatique du Centre-du-Québec (AGCQ)

DIGITAL MAPPING

Radionavigation and land use mapping from the National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) of Benin.

Description

The mission produced a series of digital and analogical thematic maps (paper) of various types and scales: General maps of Benin at scales of 1: 500,000, 1/200,000, and 1: 100,000; 1: 50,000 maps of southern and northern Benin; Cotonou and Littoral maps at 1: 50,000; Aeronautical radionavigation, aerodrome and approach charts at the scales of 1: 500,000, 1/200,000 and 1: 100,000; “Tactical Pilotage Chart” and “Joint Operation Graphic” cards at 1/250 000.

Period

2011-2013

Client name

Agence Nationale de l’Aviation Civile (ANAC) du Bénin

Funding

Banque Mondiale

Partenaire

Palmarès Technologies R&D S.A.


Analysis of the spatial organization of employment and commuting in the Mauricie region (2001 and 2006 censuses)

Description

The system developed is centered on a database relating to the various indicators characteristic of employment. This interactive Web tool allows the consultation of maps on employment, the analysis of statistical data on employment in the region and in Quebec. The development of the electronic atlas was accompanied by training activities for users and managers of the tool.

Period

2009-2010

Client name

Ministère de l’Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale du Québec (Direction régionale de la Mauricie). Canada.

Funding

Gouvernement du Québec.


Analysis of the spatial organization of employment and commuting in the Centre-du-Québec region (2001 and 2006 censuses)

Description

The system developed is centered on a database relating to the various indicators characteristic of employment. This interactive Web tool allows the consultation of maps on employment, the analysis of statistical data on employment in the region and in Quebec. The development of the electronic atlas was accompanied by training activities for users and managers of the tool.

Period

2005-2008

Client name

Ministère de l’Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale du Québec (Direction régionale du Centre-du-Québec). Canada.

Funding

Gouvernement du Québec.

Partenaire

Université de Sherbrooke et Vexcel Canada.


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: EDUCATION

Design and Implementation of the Burkina Faso Education Governance Support System (SAGE-FASO)

Description

The aim of this project was to improve the quality of work within the Department of Basic Education by setting up an Intranet network and databases. This mission made it possible to carry out the following activities: the design of the database on the education system; the design and development of the geographic information system coupled with the database; the design and development of the SAGE-FASO cartographic charter with a view to its dynamically interactive use; capacity reinforcement.

Period

2009-2010

Client name

Ministère de l’Enseignement de Base et de l’Alphabétisation du Burkina Faso

Funding

Banque Mondiale et partenaires financiers


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: INTEGRATED WATER MANAGEMENT

Feasibility study and implementation of a water information system (SIE) at the General Secretariat of the Economic Community of Central African States (CEEAC)

Description

The firm carried out the following activities: audit of the existing (data, metadata, institutions, equipment and software); development of a complete regional EIS proposal (preparation of the feasibility study report, presentation and validation of the study report on the needs and methods of setting up the database and GIS, estimation of SIE development costs). The project ended with the preparation of a regional plan to strengthen the capacities of national water employees in the management of SIE.

Period

2011

Client name

Communauté Économique des États de l’Afrique Centrale (CEEAC)

Funding

Banque Africaine de Développement


Strategic assessment of environmental and socio-economic data and information management in the Niger Basin.

Description

The companies have proposed a sustainable system for processing and sharing data, specifying the responsibilities of each actor and the practical and technological methods of implementing this system, including an online geo-directory.

Period

2008

Client name

Autorité du Bassin du Niger (ABN)

Funding

Autorité du Bassin du Niger (ABN)

Partenaire

CRC SOGEMA (Canada)


Aquifer and River Basin Resource Evaluation (ARBRE) – Burkina Faso

Description

The mission developed operational methods for water management in the Sahelian environment (surface water, water use, groundwater, change detection, wetlands, water-related diseases) based on remote sensing (treatment radar and optical images) and geographic information systems (digital mapping and organization geomatization). Capacity reinforcement was the last activity of the project.

Period

2005-2008

Client name

Agence Spatiale Canadienne (Programme TIGER). Canada

Funding

Agence Spatiale Canadienne

Partenaire

Université de Sherbrooke et Vexcel Canada


DECISION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM: AGRICULTURE

Development of a geo-directory for agricultural advisers in Quebec (AgriMatic system module).

Description

An archiving module for spatial reference data has been developed. The project resulted in the posting of a geo-directory for everyone in the Quebec agricultural community (module of the AgriMatique system). The development of the geo-directory was accompanied by training activities for users and managers of the tool.

Period

2009-2010

Client name

Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation (Programme Initiative d’appui aux conseillers agricoles). Gouvernement du Québec. Canada

Funding

Gouvernement du Québec


Web tool for consulting Agri-food offers and services in Centre-du-Québec

Theme

Géomatique appliquée à l’agriculture

Description

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS has developed the Web tool for consulting agri-food offers and services in Centere-du-Québec. This tool makes it possible to search for: a certain category of business, (eg producers in Centre-du-Québec); companies that offer a certain type of product (eg meats, fruits and vegetables); businesses residing in a municipality.

Period

2009

Client name

Corporation de développement agroalimentaire-forêt du Centre-du-Québec

Funding

Corporation de développement agroalimentaire-forêt du Centre-du-Québec


Support system for agricultural advisers in Quebec (AgriMatique)

Description

The AgriMatique system was fundamentally created to support all of Quebec's agricultural advisers in their activities of supervision and support for agricultural production, with regard to applications at the plot, farm, and territory. The development of the system was accompanied by training activities for users and managers of the tool.

Period

2007-2008

Client name

Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation (Programme Initiative d’appui aux conseillers agricoles). Gouvernement du Québec. Canada

Funding

Gouvernement du Québec

Partenaire

Agence Géomatique Centre-du-Québec


GEOMATICS: TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT

Deployment of a Geosynchronization service for databases

Description

The Canadian companies CUBEWERX and GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS have designed, developed and installed in an operational environment a new Geosynchronization Service for databases installed on remote servers. This Service facilitates the interoperability of remote servers within an organization with regard to the exchange of data with spatial reference. This product has become an OGC (OpenGis Consortium (OCG)) standard in geomatics.

Period

2008-2009

Client name

GeoConnections (Ministry of Natural Resources Canada), Ministères des Ressources Naturelles du Québec, et le Ministère des Transports du Québec. Canada

Funding

GeoConnections (Ministry of Natural Resources Canada)

Partenaire

CubeWerx (Canada)


Study for the implementation of the Geographic Information System (GIS) coupled with a monitoring and evaluation information system (SISÉ).

Description

The firm designed and developed a GIS equipped with a map generator, compatible with the SISÉ of MCA-Benin. Technological innovation consisted in using free software resources and geomatics on the Web in a participatory systemic approach to produce two products in one: a dynamic thematic mapping module for better knowledge of a phenomenon over time and in the space ; and a module of spatial analysis specific to the needs of the user to represent geographically an indicator linked to a given activity. Capacity reinforcement was the last activity of the project.

Period

2008-2009

Client name

Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) Bénin

Funding

Millennium Challenge Corporation (États-Unis)

Partenaire

CRC SOGEMA (Canada)


GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (MOON AND MARS PLANETS)

WEB GIS for planetary and terrestrial geoscience databases: the Moon, Mars and similar terrestrial sites.

Description

GEOIMAGE SOLUTIONS carried out a feasibility study on the establishment of an Internet mapping system for the study of terrestrial, lunar and Martian craters. This study provided an analysis of the free solutions currently available for terrestrial areas: studies of free solutions in the field of GIS on the Web; analysis of the capabilities of tools to manage non-terrestrial coordinate systems; inventories of data sources on lunar, Martian and terrestrial craters; development of prototypes for viewing crater data.

Period

2008

Client name

Agence Spatiale Canadienne. Canada

Funding

Agence Spatiale Canadienne. Canada

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