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Ayrshire Roads Alliance, Digital, Gritter Tracker, LocalAuthority, Manchester City Council, TrueViewVisuals, Uncategorized, Winter Maintenance

When was my road gritted?


Climate change means more uncertainty in winter conditions with extreme weather events more likely. Combined with pressures on budgets and encouragement of active travel means local authorities must continually adapt to meet these needs. In terms of winter maintenance, this means providing 24/7 online services at the point of need – citizen focussed allowing users

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Christmas, Customer, TrueViewVisuals

A very Merry Christmas from TrueViewVisuals


From wind farm visualisations, photomontages, bespoke 3D modelling to gritter tracking and new Alexa skills – another busy year draws to a close. Everyone at TrueViewVisuals would like to thank our customers, suppliers and friends for all your support, and look forward to working with you in the New Year. Merry Christmas one and all.

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Reprojecting DTM from Graticule to Grid


We recently needed to process a digital terrain model (DTM) that was provided in an unprojected grid – ie in longitude and latitude and use in TrueViewVisuals. This post explains our process. Data Validation We use GDAL tools (part of OSGeo) to process raw data and also QGIS for desktop GUI with GRASS tools. For

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Gritter Tracker, TrueViewVisuals, Winter Maintenance

A Single Source of Winter Maintenance Information


To create a single source of winter maintenance information, the TrueViewVisuals gritter tracker solution now integrates grit bin locations and reporting. Communities can now find relevant grit bins on the map or via an address/postcode/location description search, enhanced with an innovative Alexa smart speaker support and features. After selecting a particular grit bin, the user

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