With what3words, anywhere and anything on the planet can now be identified with a simple 3 word address – from water points and streetlights to entrances to hospital labs. With 3 word addresses, location data can be communicated and managed efficiently and accurately.
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Giving Every Home an Address: Town Planning with Aurecon
what3words is a global address system based on a grid of 57 trillion 3mx3m squares. Each square has been pre-assigned a simple and fixed 3 word address. It…
3 words for EMS asset management with MetCom & Esri
Innovative 3 word addressing system and Esri’s global GIS platform is helping Denver save lives The Metropolitan Area Communications Center (MetCom) provides 911 fire and EMS dispatch…
Aligned Assets develop address management and gazetteer software for local authorities, the emergency services and the commercial sector, including utilities and telecommunications. You can now view and search for the 3 word address for any of the companies held in the Gazetteers.
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Ambiental’s flood risk and management GIS platform allows governments, responders and development agencies to assess flood risks and respond to incidents in real time. They have added what3words to their platform to enable the communication of location before and during floods, and in flood recovery work.
Ambiental is available for Web
H2ONow has created smart water pumps and an accompanying platform to enable local communities and agencies to improve their pump maintenance, and to give real-time information to local people about the most useful water source each day. Each smart pump installed is tagged with a 3 word address, which is used to communicate between stakeholders.
Reliable addressing for resilient cities
We’re currently experiencing an unprecedented population shift, something that humans haven’t witnessed since the time we moved from a hunter gatherer lifestyle to one of agriculture and settlement.
Forbes India | Move over GPS. Three plebeian words can now define your location
Billions more people could finally get home deliveries if the world adopts What3Words’ clever address system Read the full article here