People, places, potential… why we do what we do
Global vision, local delivery. Our projects, initiatives and main areas of activity.
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How to contact our team nationally and around the country
We believe that you need to understand a place before you can
change it for the better. We assist organisations make informed
decisions about their work, whether in a small neighbourhood or
across the country. We use geographic information systems (GIS), to
help people understand complex data about their area.
Our friendly team specialise in gathering and analysing data
from a variety of sources and use GIS software to layer it onto
custom-made digital maps. Our work has many uses including
feasibility studies, community consultations, identifying
disadvantaged communities, interpretive artwork and
We also have expertise in:
We tailor every package to suit and as part of Groundwork, we
are able to bring real-life experience of community development and
environmental projects to the table, giving GIS a human side.
Google maps, sat-nav and 'find your nearest' locators are
probably the best-known modern examples of GIS. We use the same
kind of technology, but to a different brief.
For further information visit http://www.groundwork-gis.org.uk/