About Allison Barwacz

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Allison Barwacz is the digital media manager 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 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 abarwacz@northcoastmedia.net.

Posts by Allison Barwacz

Library of Congress to host GIS Day 2019 Posted on 11 Nov 2019 in the GIS News categories.

The Library of Congress will celebrate GIS (Geographic Information Science) Day on Nov. 13. GIS Day, which is held during Geography Awareness Week (Nov. 12-18), is an annual, global celebration... Read more»

Topcon showcases GTL-1000 scanner at Intergeo 2019 Posted on 18 Sep 2019 in the Videos categories.

Topcon Positioning Group displayed its GTL-1000 scanner at Intergeo 2019, which took place Sept. 17-19 in Stuttgart, Germany. According to the company, the GTL-1000 is a compact scanner integrated with... Read more»

Bentley Systems to cover smart city technology at Intergeo 2019 Posted on 28 Aug 2019 in the GIS News categories.

Bentley Systems will be focusing on smart cities, specifically digital twins for digitally advanced smart cities and other technology solutions, at Intergeo 2019, which will take place Sept. 17-19 in... Read more»

Amazon fires in Brazil can be seen from space Posted on 21 Aug 2019 in the Featured Stories & GIS News & GSS Monthly categories.

Wildfires in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil have hit record numbers, and satellites have been able to capture imagery of them. According to NASA, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer on... Read more»

L3Harris explains how ENVI is used for disaster response at Esri UC 2019 Posted on 19 Aug 2019 in the Videos categories.

At the Esri 2019 User Conference, L3Harris’ Zachary Norman discusses how the company’s ENVI® (Environment for Visualizing Images) image analysis software, combined with deep learning, help with disaster response. Norman... Read more»

Second SpaceDataHighway satellite successfully launches on Ariane 5 Posted on 08 Aug 2019 in the Featured Stories & GIS News categories.

The EDRS-C satellite, the second node of the SpaceDataHighway network — also known as the European Data Relay System (EDRS) — has successfully launched into geostationary orbit at 31 degrees... Read more»

OGC calls for 3D IoT Platform for Smart Cities Pilot participation Posted on 05 Aug 2019 in the GIS News categories.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is inviting members and non-members to participate in its 3D IoT Platform for Smart Cities Pilot. The goal of the pilot, which is sponsored by... Read more»

Terra Drone Europe completes aerial 3D survey, 3D model for Shell oil rig platform Posted on 02 Aug 2019 in the Featured Stories & GIS News categories.

Terra Drone Europe, a group company of Terra Drone Corporation, has completed an aerial 3D survey and produced a 3D model of an offshore oil rig platform in the North... Read more»

NASA program aids with disaster relief efforts Posted on 25 Jul 2019 in the Featured Stories & GIS News categories.

Satellite imagery and mapping have proven to be critical technologies when it comes to disaster relief efforts. The NASA Earth Science Disasters Program has harnessed these technologies to help communities... Read more»

Jane Goodall Institute releases StoryMap highlighting chimp habitat conservation Posted on 24 Jul 2019 in the GIS News categories.

In collaboration with Esri and Blue Raster, the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) released a StoryMap that highlights Jane Goodall’s research, her Tacare approach and chimpanzee habitat conservation. The StoryMap highlights... Read more»