The ArcSDE GIS Dynamic Population Model Tool for Savannah River Site Emergency Response

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The Savannah River Site (SRS) is a 310-square-mile Department of Energy site located near Aiken, South Carolina. With a workforce of over 10,000 employees and subcontractors, SRS emergency personnel must be able to respond to an emergency event in a timely and effective manner, in order to ensure the safety and security of the Site. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provides the technology needed to give managers and emergency personnel the information they need to make quick and effective decisions. In the event of a site evacuation, knowing the number of on-site personnel to evacuate from a given area is an ... continued below

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MCLANE, TRACY & JONES, DWIGHT October 3, 2005.

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The Savannah River Site (SRS) is a 310-square-mile Department of Energy site located near Aiken, South Carolina. With a workforce of over 10,000 employees and subcontractors, SRS emergency personnel must be able to respond to an emergency event in a timely and effective manner, in order to ensure the safety and security of the Site. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provides the technology needed to give managers and emergency personnel the information they need to make quick and effective decisions. In the event of a site evacuation, knowing the number of on-site personnel to evacuate from a given area is an essential piece of information for emergency staff. SRS has developed a GIS Dynamic Population Model Tool to quickly communicate real-time information that summarizes employee populations by facility area and building and then generates dynamic maps that illustrate output statistics.

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  • Report No.: FSS-GIS-2005-00049
  • Grant Number: DE-AC09-96SR18500
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 881340
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc886192

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MCLANE, TRACY & JONES, DWIGHT. The ArcSDE GIS Dynamic Population Model Tool for Savannah River Site Emergency Response, article, October 3, 2005; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc886192/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.