Top 10 GIS Consulting/Services Companies - 2019

Today, geographic information systems (GIS) has earned a significant place for itself in various industries. The GIS experts are continually enhancing their services by rapidly adopting the latest technologies. Their services play a crucial role in designing maps, analyzing rock characteristics, proximity, and location analysis. Besides, the experts help in the areas of system design and management.

The GIS service providers offer consultancy and undertake software and data preparation. They have embraced a flexible approach to conducting training and support sessions. This helps them develop a detailed and distinct comprehension of the client’s aspirations. The service providers have made it easy for organizations to model two- and three-dimensional characteristics of the earth’s surface, atmosphere, and subsurface to relate to the events of the climate.

Organizations in today’s rapidly advanced world can avail the assistance of GIS services providers in topological modeling too. Besides analyzing topological relationships, they can also conduct spatial modeling between all the geometric entities.

GIS services play a crucial role in map overlaying. They overlay vectors from where data can be gathered and utilized in either vector or raster data analysis. Also, the providers assist organizations in geocoding that is employed in interpolating spatial locations from ZIP codes, street addresses, parcel lots, and various other address locations. What is more, reverse geocoding (used to return estimated street address number) has become easier and quicker with the constant assistance of GIS experts.

The vast expertise and experience of GIS service providers have enabled seamless integration of GIS, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Global Positioning Systems, by employing high-end GIS mapping and GIS data conversations software. The providers are aiming to assist customers in creating different types of maps like spatial, contour, atlas, cadastral, zonal, thematic, environmental, and landscape.

The reporting services that the service providers deliver allow clients to avoid investing in software, data, and training. They can now obtain map output or spatial analysis in a less time by dint of GIS services. The GIS consultants are capable of aiding discussions around data, design, and final output.

The annual list of CIOReview’s most promising GIS consulting/services companies features Psomas, which serves the public and private sector clients in the water, transportation, site development, and energy markets. Based out of California, Psomas is at the forefront of the technological advancements. It  uses drones, 3D laser scanning, 360-degree cameras, and subsurface utility detection, among various other technologies to cater to clients’ needs.

With several innovative services and success stories up their sleeves, the enlisted companies are continually proving their abilities in the GIS domain. We hope this issue of CIOReview helps you build the partnership you and your firm need to drive success.

We present to you CIOReview’s “10 Most Promising GIS Consulting/Services Companies 2019.”

Top GIS Consulting/Services Companies

Psomas specializes in surveying and mapping, sustainable design, cost estimating and scheduling, construction management, water quality documentation, and value analysis services. The company's approach is to create sustainable GIS solutions based on business needs to deliver measurable value to our clients’ core objectives.To maximize your organizational effectiveness, Psomas integrates GIS solutions such as web-based and mobile information access with asset management; infrastructure modeling; and planning, permitting, and document management systems

C G Technosoft

C G Technosoft

C G Technosoft provides software engineering services to its clients and customers. The company’s wider range of deliverable moves around Embedded Technologies, Enterprise Web Application, Mobility, GIS as well as Staff Augmentation. The firm expertise in Linux-based embedded solutions permits to deliver some of the industry bets built and all new platforms for their clients, modify and upgrade the existing omes, and offer various other services similar as well as separate domains. The company focus on giving the passion ad its ability to solve complex problems by developing custom solutions using the newest technology

CivilGEO

CivilGEO

Founded in 2010, CivilGEO designs and develops enhanced and advanced engineering and environmental modeling software for civil engineers. Headquartered in Middleton, WI, from its inception, the company’s software enables them to make engineering decisions that help to assists in design and build the best infrastructure. Consulting engineering organizations, public utilities, government agencies, and educational universities rely on CivilGEO’s software. The frequent research and development allow CivilGEO’s software to empower a number of engineers to plan competitively, manage, design, protect, operate, and also sustain a highly efficient and reliable infrastructure system. The company also provides an enduring platform for the customer’s benefit and success

Geobis

Geobis

Offering different tools to support clients' organization in its operational and strategic decisions making in an easy and effective geographical way, Geobis is a company that was developed to implement important projects for companies of sizes, both small and big, and requirements in the industry of Geographic Businesses Intelligence Solutions and GIS. The company provides the industry best geromarkerting specialists, digital maps, business/ demographic and market data, and also the location intelligence to its clients. The company offers various tools to support the organizations through its operational and strategic decisions making in an easy and effective geographical way

GIS

GIS

Offering a suite of services for the financial services industry, empowering organizations to keep pace with changing business requirements, regulations, and risk, the company professional services firm delivers customer-driven location technology solutions to the federal, state, and local governments, and commercial organizations. The company focus on prioritizing its customers first. The company with a team of experts specializes in providing Apps and custom solutions, staff augmentation, GIS User Training, Data Services, Spatial Analytic, and Complete GIS Implementation. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL

OSIsoft

OSIsoft

OSIsoft is a proven leader in introducting operational intelligence across the globe. They deliver an open enterprise infrastructure, the PI System, to connect sensor-based data, systems, and customers. Their solutions provide real-time, actionable insights that empower companies to optimize and transform their business. With the bang of data, it is no longer efficient or cost-effective to use traditional methods for accessing silos of data. Therefore, they offer the PI System to connect disparate sources of sensor-based time-series data and deliver the right information to the right people at the right time in the proper context

PolicyMap

PolicyMap

PolicyMap offers accessible online mapping with data on demographics, real estate, health, jobs, and more in communities across the U.S. Starting from the classroom to the boardroom, thousands of companies trust PolicyMap to find the right data for their research, market studies, business planning, site selection, grant applications and impact analysis. Customers of the company take advantage of the geographic information system software to find the data they need to make smart decisions. PolicyMap also offers customers a streamlined acquisition approach through participation in government contract vehicles and academic consortia

Royce Geospatial Consultants

Royce Geospatial Consultants

Royce Geospatial Consultants Inc is a business doing mission-critical work for the U.S. Geospatial-Intelligence community to include the IC, DoD, and commercial sector. They focus on developing core applications, offering high-end technical tradecraft support while deploying subject matter experts into hostile OCONUS environments, working side-by-side with their military partners. They work to build long-lasting relationships with their government partners by delivering innovative, best of breed data, applications, and tradecraft into the government space. They have an A+ team of like-minded individuals who thrive on competition, team-building, and providing the best possible outcome for their mission

SmarterBetterCities

SmarterBetterCities

SmarterBetterCities brings different ideas to life with stunning visualization and decision-making solutions. Their innovative web-based tools allow the data to tell a story, with up-to-date analytics at the fingertips. Sharing the client’s projects in 3D on the web has never been easier. Their dynamic 3D platform will change the way of planning, designing, and marketing. They share 3D content on the website, blogs, social media, and mobile devices for customers to explore or share, and they receive feedback. No plug-ins or installations are required, and customers can create stunning 3D scenarios using their 3D Cities Libraries too

Terra Engineering

Terra Engineering

TERRA Engineering, Ltd is a woman-owned, engineering firm that also offers full-service Landscape Architecture and Land Surveying expertise. Their goal is to render quality services for client-specific solutions within scope, resources, and schedules. TERRA’s mission is to become the Professional Service firm of choice by empowering their employees to be innovative and socially responsible while achieving sustainable and profitable growth. The company is dedicated to providing quality services from concept to completion. Combined with their expertise, commitment, and partnership with clients, TERRA manages each project intending to exceed clients’ goals