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Special Achievement in GIS Award

2013 SAG Award Winners

Congratulations to this year's winners of the Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award.  The following alphabetized lists of U.S. winners and winners outside the U.S. provide links to learn more about the winners and their projects and view photos from the Esri International User Conference.

U.S. Winners (click category to sort)

Organization State Industry Information Photo
UA Geography Program/SNAP AK K-12 Education Learn More Photo
State of Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources AL State and Local Government Learn More Photo
USACE Mobile District, Spatial Data Branch AL Federal Learn More -
Washington County AR State and Local Government - -
County of Yuma AZ State and Local Government - Photo
Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. AZ Mining - Photo
City of Los Angeles, Department of Plannng, Office of Historic Resources CA Urban & Regional Planning - -
Pechanga Tribal Government
and
Pechanga Cultural Resources
CA Environmental Management Learn More Photo
Red Bull North America CA Retail & Commercial Business - -
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District CA Transportation Learn More -
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) CA Transportation Systems and Networks Learn More -
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission CA Water/Wastewater Learn More Photo
City of Westminster CO State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho CO Urban & Regional Planning Learn More Photo
Greater Bridgeport Regional Council CT State and Local Government - Photo
Architect of the Capitol DC Federal - -
Association of American Geographers DC Universities & Community Colleges - Photo
Downtown DC Business Improvement District DC Economic Development Learn More Photo
Metro Washington Council of Governments
and
KCI Technologies Inc.
DC
MD
Public Safety Learn More -
National Alliance For Public Safety GIS Foundation DC Public Safety - -
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of the CIO, Geospatial Management Office DC Law Enforcement Learn More -
United States Environmental Protection Agency DC Environmental Management - -
USDA OCIO DC Agriculture - -
Office of State Planning Coordination DE State and Local Government - -
CIAT - International Center for Tropical Agriculture
and
CIP, Bioversity International, IITA
FL Agriculture Learn More Photo
Department of Technology & Innovation, City of Tampa FL Law Enforcement - -
Montgomery Botanical Center FL Libraries/Museums Learn More Photo
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention GA Federal - Photo
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport GA State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Maui Economic Development Board’s Women In Technology Project (WIT) HI K-12 Education Learn More Photo
Iowa Department of Transportation IA Transportation Learn More -
Idaho State University - GIS TReC ID Universities & Community Colleges Learn More Photo
Newmark Knight Frank Retail IL Retail & Commercial Business - Photo
Village of Algonquin, IL IL State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Town of Fishers - Information Technology IN State and Local Government - Photo
Johnson County, KS KS Land Records & Cadastral Solutions - -
Murray State University KY Universities & Community Colleges Learn More Photo
The City of Elizabethtown GIS Department KY State and Local Government Learn More -
City of Baton Rouge LA Public Works Learn More Photo
Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs MA State and Local Government - -
National Grid MA Electric and Gas Learn More Photo
Catholic Relief Services MD Public Safety Learn More Photo
Johns Hopkins University, Center for a Livable Future MD Public Health & Human Services Learn More Photo
National 4-H Council
and
USDA National Institute of Food & Agriculture (NIFA)
MD K-12 Education - Photo
NOAA MD Environmental Management - Photo
Maine Office of GIS ME State and Local Government - -
City of Southfield, MI MI State and Local Government Learn More -
BMS Intermediaries, Inc. MN Retail & Commercial Business Learn More Photo
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources MN State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Center for Applied Research and Environmental Systems MO Public Health & Human Services Learn More Photo
Central Mississippi Planning & Development District MS State and Local Government - -
Montana Department of Commerce Census & Economic Information Center MT Economic Development Learn More -
City of Charlotte, NC NC State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Greenville Utilities Commission NC Electric and Gas Learn More Photo
Mitchell County, North Carolina NC Land Records & Cadastral Solutions - -
Old Dominion Freight Line NC Transportation - Photo
Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc. ND Engineering Learn More Photo
State of North Dakota ND State and Local Government - -
Douglas County, NE/City of Omaha NE Public Works - -
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission NE State and Local Government Learn More Photo
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services NH State and Local Government Learn More -
Johnson & Johnson NJ Retail & Commercial Business Learn More Photo
Middlesex County, NJ - Department of Business Development & Education NJ State and Local Government Learn More -
State of New Mexico Children Youth and Families Department
and
New Mexico Department of Health
NM Public Health & Human Services - -
University of New Mexico Center for Education Policy Research NM Universities & Community Colleges - -
Clark County School District NV K-12 Education - Photo
County of Douglas, Nevada NV State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Associated Press NY Retail & Commercial Business - -
Department of Parks and Recreation NY State and Local Government - -
National Audubon Society NY ESRI Conservation Program Learn More Photo
New York State Office of Information Technology Services, GIS Program Office NY State and Local Government - -
Wayne County Auditor OH State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Tulsa Airport Authority OK State and Local Government Learn More -
OR Department of Agriculture OR State and Local Government Learn More Photo
PennDOT PA Transportation Learn More -
Philadelphia Police Department
and
Philadelphia Police Department Mapping & Analysis Unit
PA Law Enforcement Learn More Photo
State of Rhode Island Department of Transportation RI State and Local Government - Photo
Horry County GIS SC Homeland Security Learn More Photo
Horry County GIS SC State and Local Government - -
Horry Telephone Cooperative, Inc SC Telecommunications Learn More Photo
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), Coastal Services Center SC Federal Learn More -
Putnam County
and
City of Cookeville
TN State and Local Government Learn More -
Brookhaven College TX Universities & Community Colleges - Photo
Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law TX Climate Change Learn More Photo
Shell Exploration and Production Company TX Petroleum Learn More Photo
TxDOT
and
TxDOT
TX Transportation - Photo
Williams Gas Pipeline TX Pipeline Learn More Photo
Utah Department of Natural Resources UT State and Local Government - Photo
USDA FOREST SERVICE
and
Bureau of Land Management
VA
ID
Forestry Learn More Photo
Virginia Geographic Information Network (VGIN) VA State and Local Government - Photo
WJLA.com/NewsChannel 8 VA Retail & Commercial Business - -
Vermont Department of Health, Agency of Human Services VT State and Local Government Learn More Photo
WA Department of Labor and Industry WA State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Waupaca County Land Information WI State and Local Government Learn More -
Natrona Regional Geospatial Cooperative WY State and Local Government - -

Winners Outside the U.S. (click category to sort)

Organization Country Industry Information Photo
National Cartography Institut Algeria Cartography - -
Western Power Australia Electric and Gas Learn More -
Amt der Burgenländischen Landesregierung Austria State and Local Government - -
Eandis Belgium Electric and Gas - -
General Administration of Patrimonial Documentation Belgium Federal Learn More -
Belize Electricity Ltd. Belize Electric and Gas - -
Benin Environmental Agency. Benin Environmental Management Learn More -
CPRM – Serviço Geológico do Brasil Brazil Mining - Photo
Ministry of the Environment. Burkina Faso Burkina Faso State and Local Government - Photo
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Air Navigation Bureau Canada Map, Chart and Data Production - Photo
Service New Brunswick Canada State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Estado Mayor Conjunto Chile Defense - Photo
Changjiang Waterway Bureau Survey Center, Wuhan, China China Map, Chart and Data Production Learn More Photo
Liaoning Bureau of Surveying and Mapping China Surveying Learn More -
Planning Department, The Government of the HKSAR China Urban & Regional Planning - Photo
EMPRESAS PUBLICAS DE MEDELLIN Colombia Utilities Learn More Photo
Centre of Cartography and Remote Sensing. Cote d'Ivoire Cote D'Ivoire Cartography - Photo
Royal Sun Alliance Curaçao Curaçao Retail & Commercial Business - -
Ministry of State for Administrative Development Egypt State and Local Government - -
Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) Finland Environmental Management Learn More -
GRTgaz - France France Electric and Gas - Photo
TOTAL - France France Petroleum - Photo
Daimler Insurance Services Germany Retail & Commercial Business - Photo
Landesamt für Landwirtschaft, Umwelt und ländliche Räume Germany State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Hydroexigiantiki S.A. Greece Utilities Learn More Photo
Ministry of Mines and Geology Guinea Mining - -
Reykjavik City Iceland Public Works Learn More Photo
National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management India Environmental Management Learn More -
National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), Hyderabad India Federal Learn More -
KEMENTERIAN ENERGI DAN SUMBER DAYA MINERAL - DIREKTORAT JENDERAL MINERAL DAN BATUBARA Indonesia Federal - -
Department of Education & Skills - Scoilnet Maps (PDST Technology in Education) Ireland K-12 Education - Photo
Italian National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT) Italy State and Local Government - -
Soma City Japan State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Royal Jordanian Geographic Centre Jordan Cartography Learn More -
Vestergaard Frandsen (EA) Ltd. Kenya Public Health & Human Services Learn More -
Gwangju City Korea, Republic of (South) State and Local Government - Photo
Wafra Joint Operations ( KGOC & Saudi Arabian Chevron) Kuwait Petroleum - -
Latvian Geospatial Information Agency Latvia Cartography Learn More Photo
Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications Lithuania Transportation Systems & Networks - Photo
Macao Customs Service Macau Law Enforcement - -
Department of Land and Survey Sarawak Malaysia Land Records & Cadastral Solutions Learn More Photo
Department of Mines - Mali Mali Mining - -
Dutch Kadaster Netherlands Map, Chart and Data Production Learn More Photo
SCHIPHOL NEDERLAND BV Netherlands Transportation Learn More -
CLIMsystems New Zealand Climate Change Learn More Photo
Downer New Zealand New Zealand Telecommunications Learn More Photo
Research Center for Health Niger Hospitals & Health Systems - -
Statskog SF Norway State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Oman Telecommunications Company SAOG Oman Telecommunications - Photo
The Urban Unit Pakistan Urban & Regional Planning Learn More -
European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders of the Member States of the European Union - FRONTEX Poland Public Safety Learn More Photo
Glowny Urzad Statystyczny Poland Federal Learn More Photo
Agência Portuguesa do Ambiente (Portuguese Environmental Agency) Portugal Environmental Management - -
Departamento de Hacienda Puerto Rico State and Local Government Learn More Photo
Ministry of Interior, Qatar Qatar Homeland Security - Photo
Apa Nova Bucuresti; part of Veolia Romania Water/Wastewater - Photo
Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) Saudi Arabia Electric and Gas Learn More Photo
National Agency of Statistics and Demography. Senegal Senegal Surveying Learn More -
URBAN REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, SINGAPORE Singapore Urban & Regional Planning - Photo
VROMI Sint Maarten Urban & Regional Planning - Photo
Vychodoslovenska energetika a.s. (VSE) Slovakia Utilities Learn More Photo
Limpopo Department of Agriculture South Africa Agriculture - Photo
ADIF Spain Transportation Systems & Networks - -
LFV-Air Navigation Services, Sweden Sweden Transportation - Photo
Aargauisches Geografisches Informationssystem (AGIS) Switzerland State and Local Government - Photo
National Science & Technology Center for Disaster Reduction Taiwan Public Safety Learn More Photo
Tanzania National Parks Tanzania, United Republic of Environmental Management - Photo
General Directorate of Cartography - Togo Togo Cartography - Photo
Town and Country Planning Division Trinidad and Tobago Urban & Regional Planning - -
National Water & Sewerage Corporation Uganda Water/Wastewater - Photo
Road and Transport Authority United Arab Emirates Transportation - Photo
Transport for London, UK United Kingdom Transportation Learn More Photo