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SEPA

16
Sep
2019
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SEPA embrace digital transformation one application at a time

Guest blog by Simon Pattullo, Product Owner at Scottish Environment Protection Agency

If you haven’t heard of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), we are Scotland’s principal environmental regulator tasked with protecting and improving Scotland’s environment.

One key tool we use is Permitting and as such, our service needs to be efficient, so we’re constantly working to improve it. We have always been largely paper based, but this is changing. The progress we have made so far within our Permitting department has even won us an award. Read on to find out more… Read More

2
May
2019
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EA & SEPA support OS MasterMap Water Network – how does this benefit you?

Following the press release on OS MasterMap Water Network, Product Manager Jessica Gaskell discusses the product further in this guest blog…

As the first comprehensive, single dataset covering Great Britain’s watercourses, I am delighted to say that OS MasterMap Water Network has now become a full product!

The OS MasterMap Water Network product means the data on all the watercourses in GB will be in one place. It is a nationally consistent, topologically structured data of all GB’s watercourses. It identifies how our watercourses interact with each other through the detailed scale of mapping, direction of flow and the primary flow channels alongside giving key information into the characteristics of the watercourse including name, catchment information, gradient and width (to name a few!). Read More