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Designing Geodatabases for Transportation

Designing Geodatabases for Transportation

by J Allison Butler
     
 

ISBN-10: 158948164X

ISBN-13: 9781589481640

Pub. Date: 09/01/2008

Publisher: Esri Pr

Designing Geodatabases for Transportation addresses the development of a GIS to manage data relating to the transportation facilities and service commonly organized around various modes of travel for accurate and reliable data exchange. Transportation involves several modes of travel, and although the details of each mode can be quite different, this book

Overview

Designing Geodatabases for Transportation addresses the development of a GIS to manage data relating to the transportation facilities and service commonly organized around various modes of travel for accurate and reliable data exchange. Transportation involves several modes of travel, and although the details of each mode can be quite different, this book demonstrates how all follow a basic conceptual structure. That structure consists of an origin, a destination, a path between the two, and a conveyance that provides the ability to move along the path to establish a common data structure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589481640
Publisher:
Esri Pr
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Edition description:
Illustrate
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword vii Preface ix Acknowledgments xiii About the author xvii Chapter 1 Introduction 1 Part 1 Basic geodatabase design concepts Chapter 2 Data modeling 11 Chapter 3 Geodatabases 37 Chapter 4 Best practices in transportation database design 71 Chapter 5 Geometric networks 97 Part 2 Understanding transportation geodatabase design issues Chapter 6 Data editing 115 Chapter 7 Linear referencing methods 143 Chapter 8 Advanced dynamic segmentation functions 161 Chapter 9 Traffic monitoring systems 183 Chapter 10 Classic transportation data models 205 Chapter 11 The original UNETRANS data model 227 Part 3 Enterprise-level solutions and modal data models Chapter 12 Improving the UNETRANS data model 237 Chapter 13 The revised UNETRANS network data model 265 Chapter 14 State DOT highway inventory: Editing 287 Chapter 15 State DOT highway inventory: Publishing 331 Chapter 16 A multipurpose transit geodatabase 365 Chapter 17 Navigable waterways 383 Chapter 18 Railroads 411 Final thoughts 431 Index 433

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