Allison Barwacz

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Allison Barwacz is the digital media content producer for North Coast Media (NCM). She completed her undergraduate degree at Ohio University where she received a bachelor’s degree in magazine journalism from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. She works across a number of digital platforms, which include creating e-newsletters, writing articles and posting across social media sites. She also creates content for NCM’s GPS World, Pit & Quarry, Portable Plants & Equipment and LP Gas magazines. Her understanding of the ever-changing digital media world allows her to quickly grasp what a target audience desires and create content that is appealing and relevant for any client across any platform. She can be reached at

Posts by Allison Barwacz

Leica Geosystems debuts GNSS RTK rover at Intergeo 2017 Posted on 15 Nov 2017 in the Videos categories.

Leica Geosystems released its GS18 T GNSS RTK rover at Intergeo 2017, which took place Sept. 26-28 in Berlin, Germany. According to the company, this GNSS RTK rover saves users... Read more»

Esri book details Native American perspective on GIS Posted on 25 Oct 2017 in the GIS News categories.

A new book from Esri, “Tribal GIS: Supporting Native American Decision-Making,” tells the stories of how Native American tribes use geographic information system (GIS) technology to help manage and govern... Read more»

DigitalGlobe releases satellite imagery of Houston Posted on 05 Sep 2017 in the Featured Stories & GIS News categories.

DigitalGlobe released satellite imagery of Houston after Hurricane Harvey hit. Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Gulf Coast of Texas — just southwest of Houston — on Aug. 25. According to... Read more»

TerraGo partners with Western Data Systems for data collection Posted on 29 Aug 2017 in the GIS News categories.

TerraGo partnered with Western Data Systems (WDS), a provider of field data collection solutions to the surveying, construction and other infrastructure industries. In alignment with the partnership, WDS will launch... Read more»

Septentrio presents latest receiver boards at Xponential 2017 Posted on 22 Jun 2017 in the Videos categories.

Septentrio’s Jan Van Hees gives Geospatial Solutions a rundown on its two latest compact multi-frequency multi-constellation RTK receiver boards. Read more»

Esri releases 3D ‘Peaks and Valleys’ map Posted on 21 Mar 2017 in the GIS News categories.

Esri released “Peaks and Valleys,” a 3D Story Map that displays the highest and lowest point on the planet. The map features the heights and descriptions of these points. It... Read more»

Djibouti adopts what3words addressing standard Posted on 17 Feb 2017 in the Featured Stories & GIS News categories.

Djibouti, a country located in the Horn of Africa with a population of about 850,000 citizens, adopted what3words as the addressing standard for its postal service. what3words is a global... Read more»

Tecterra to host day-long technology forum Posted on 16 Feb 2017 in the GIS News categories.

Tecterra will be hosting its Tecnovate17 technology forum on June 21. The event, which will take place at the Calgary Telus Convention Centre in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, incorporates elements from... Read more»

Open Geospatial Consortium requests info for study Posted on 14 Feb 2017 in the GIS News categories.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is requesting information from interested parties to inform a Concept Development Study (CDS) that will assess the current state and future direction of information standards... Read more»