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Complex data - Data quality
12 ways commercial SaaS can save your complex environmental data (part 2/4)

Do you currently use a system of Excel spreadsheets to store your environmental data? It may be time to consider a more mature tool to manage and store your environmental data. In this 4-part blog series, we’ll explore in detail each of the 12 key areas where cloud-based environmental databases excel over home-grown spreadsheets.

White paper - How to extend your EHS software with integrated systems
How to extend your EHS software with integrated systems

Integration with other systems, whether on-premises or in the cloud, has become a key wish list item for many EHS software buyers. It allows you to take advantage of other tools used by your organization (or available from third parties) to simplify processes, access information, and enhance communication, both internally and externally.

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Locus EIM SaaS environmental software selected by Hudbay Minerals

Hudbay Minerals, a premier mining company in Canada, will use Locus EIM to improve their environmental data management for field and analytical data reporting. In addition to the standard features of Locus EIM, Hudbay Minerals is opting to use Locus’ GIS+ mapping solution, Locus Mobile for iOS, and the robust LocusDocs document management solution to enhance and streamline their processes.

Organize complex data in SaaS database
12 ways commercial SaaS can save your complex environmental data (part 1/4)

Do you currently use a system of Excel spreadsheets to store your environmental data? It may be time to consider a more mature tool to manage and store your environmental data. In this 4-part blog series, we’ll explore in detail each of the 12 key areas where cloud-based environmental databases excel over home-grown spreadsheets.

Locus eClass
Locus EIM: GIS

This eClass will give an introduction to GIS and our premium web mapping service, GIS+. Attendees will learn how to create maps in GIS+ using your own map layers or importing basemaps from Esri. In addition, we will explore cartographic options, including a catalog of industry-specific symbols, an interactive histogram for data queries, and how to create multiple data layers for analysis.

GIS+ in LANL's Intellus
WM Symposia 2018 provided an excellent showcase for Locus GIS+ in LANL’s Intellus website

At the annual WM Symposia, representatives from many different DOE sites and contractors gather once a year and discuss cross-cutting technologies and approaches for managing the legacy waste from the DOE complex. This year, Locus’ customer Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) was the featured laboratory.