Projects

100K Seamless Bedrock GIS Project
This project has been undertaken by a cross functional team of GSI staff from the Bedrock, Groundwater, Cartography and Information Management Programmes. The aim was to take the individual 1:100K scale Bedrock Geology Series maps and produce from them a Seamless National Bedrock Geology covergag...
GMES Terrafirma Project
TERRAFIRMA GMES Terrafirma Project (European Space Agency) GSI is currently involved in one of ten projects being supported by ESA's (European Space Agency) GMES (Global Monitoring for Environment and Security) Service Element Programme. Terrafirma aims to pro...
Document Management System
The Document Management System (DMS) Project was undertaken at GSI to help meet our role as a National Archive for geological data, and to improve our data handling and provision of digital data. It was a major scan capture, index and database project carried out after a competitive tender proce...
Web Mapping
The Information Management Programme has undertaken an initiative to put GSI maps on the web. The initiative has evolved from a number of areas, particularly the Irish National Seabed Survey and including our Geotechnical database GIS project and the CONOR database project. Essentially we are u...
Centrally Organised Records
Centrally Organised Network of Records (CONoR) Project The CONoR Project is being undertaken at GSI to provide a revised Corporate Database. While it is a valid acronym, it is also a tribute to the man whose vision it seeks to implement, our former colleaugue, Conor McDermot (RIP). It is is a a maj...