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Save Big on APR Training!
Is your company considering moving to ArcGIS Pipeline Referencing (APR)? Have you already made the transition, but need help navigating the transition? New Century training specialist, Andy Sauer, has a two-part training that will make you an APR expert in no time!
New Century offers both Introductory and Intermediate Pipeline Maintenance trainings using APR. Trainings are intended for GIS Technicians who are responsible for maintaining pipeline assets in an enterprise database. The course may also be appropriate for supervisors and managers who wish to understand the full capability of the software and how it will support their department.
Topics covered in the courses include:
- Technical Concepts
- Viewing and Editing Data with Event Editor
- Pipeline Maintenance with ArcGIS Pro
- Bulk Loads
- Converting GPS Points to an APR Route
- APR-Enabled Feature Classes
For a limited time, we are offering a discount on your second APR training. Whether you have already taken the intro class and want to learn more in the intermediate training, or you are just getting started and want to register for both at once, sign up now and save!
Save the Date
We have set the 2018 dates for our Client Conference. Mark your calendars for August 6-8, 2018! In 2016 we had a blast visiting our customer’s backyards in our Client Conference Backyard Series, and this year we’re bringing it home to ours at The Hilton in Fort Collins, CO!
Registration will be opening soon, so keep an eye out for details. As with previous years, we are looking for presenters to support our 2018 program with topics including, but not limited to; navigating data management, integrity management, and reporting through case studies, best practices, and looking at advances in technology. Share your knowledge by submitting your presentation here, or contact us with any questions.
New Century’s Client Conference is designed to bring industry experts together with the opportunity to network, view pipeline technology, and have some Colorado fun! We are looking forward to another great conference!
Justin Calvert to Present with Valero Energy at Pipeline Week
New Century’s Justin Calvert will be partnering with Patrick Turner of Valero Energy to present at Pipeline Week in Houston, TX October 3-5, 2017. Justin and Patrick’s presentation, The Platform for Pipeline: Enabling Data Consumers with Spatial Capabilities, will take place on Wednesday, October 4th at 2pm in Galleria I.
The presentation will cover implementing a solution to enable non-GIS users to quickly and easily view alignment sheets, identify stationing, and perform other mission critical tasks. Patrick and Justin will discuss the benefits of extending data enterprise wide to right-of-way, compliance, survey data management, and other departments. This gives users the ability to quickly and easily access the data they need for their day to day tasks.
Other members of the New Century Software team will be in attendance moderating sessions and panels, and discussing our industry leading products and services at booth #127 on the exhibition floor. New Century will also be hosting a Pipeline Week social at the Daily Grill on Tuesday, October 3 from 6-8pm. To join us for networking and cocktails, RSVP here and click here to download a free expo hall pass.
SheetCutter 9.2 Compatible with APR
Our industry leading alignment sheet generating tools, SheetCutter & TemplateDesigner, are now compatible with Esri’s ArcGIS Pipeline Referencing (APR) tool, and makes for a seamless transition for operators big and small. With SheetCutter, you get Esri ArcMap integration, access to multiple data sources, and superior mapping performance. The new incorporated APR mode provides users a new way to easily access their data without having to re-learn the alignment sheet generation tool. New Century has the first tried-and-true APR compatible software on the market, and we are actively building on this technology to grow our data products and meet the needs of the industry.
To learn more about SheetCutter & TemplateDesigner APR compatibilty and the other 9.2 functionality, click here or contact us today. Get a hands-on view of SheetCutter APR functionality in our APR Training August 10th, 2017 in Fort Collins, CO.
New Century Software's Justin Calvert to Speak at Esri UC
New Century's Justin Calvert, Technical Product Manager, will be speaking at the Esri User Conference in San Diego, CA on July 12, 2017.
Justin will be presenting on The Platform for Pipeline: Enabling Data Consumers with Spatial Capabilities. He will discuss how a system of engagement via Esri's Portal can be implemented to enable non-GIS users to perform mission critical tasks. Don’t miss the presentation on Wednesday July 12th at 1:30-2:45pm in SDCC Room 30 A.
New Century is also sponsoring the PUG Social on Tuesday July 11 at 6pm in the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, Coronado Terrace.
Be sure to follow us on Twitter @NewCenturySW for conference updates!
New Century Software Releases Express Loader 8.0
New Century Software, Inc., a leading provider of GIS-based pipeline software and services, announced that it has released an updated version of its pipeline data management application, Express Loader.
Express Loader is a powerful tool for securely loading large amounts of data into a PODS database. Whether you’re involved with new construction, loading new acquisition or survey data, or performing annual maintenance, Express Loader will save you time and resources by simplifying the data loading process. Express Loader 8.0 provides improved options for loading different types of data, including domains and offline events. As well as, enhanced error and warning messages for validating centerlines and loading data to projects and assessments.
“We understand that pipeline operators cannot afford to spend any more time updating their data than they have to,” said Rachael Webster, Product Manager for New Century Software data management applications. “We have implemented several time-saving features in Express Loader 8.0, including the ability to bulk update records that exist in PODS.”
Additional features in Express Loader 8.0 include:
- Ability to Create a Staging Project
- Ability to load to Integrity on SQL Server
- Option to load records to Staging with a status of SUBMITTED
For more information about Express Loader 8.0, join New Century Software on Thursday, July 13 at 1p.m. MST / 2p.m. CST for a free webinar.
New Century to Sponsor and Present at Esri PUG!
New Century Software will be teaming up with operators, including Chevron Pipe Line Company, Questar LLC and Valero Energy Partners, to present on four topics this year at the annual Esri Petroleum GIS Conference in Houston, TX April 12-13, 2017. Members of the New Century Team will also be in attendance offering on-site demos and discussing our industry leading products and services at booth #806.
New Century President, Ron Brush, is co-presenting with Ted Peay of Questar LLC on How to Have a Successful GIS Implementation on Thursday April 13th from 8-9am in room 310. They will walk through a case study of the process of implementing a new pipeline GIS system, and discuss strategies for migrating from one GIS system to another.
Also presenting on Thursday April 13th from 8-9am in room 310 will be Barry Hanke and Fernando De La Ossa of Chevron Pipe Line Company and Scott Crouch of CartoPac along with New Century Director of Marketing, Stacey McBride. In Compliance-Driven Maintenance and Inspection Data Collection, they will describe the process Chevron went through to implement an auditable full life-cycle field-to-GIS workflow to capture, review, approve and load data into its enterprise GIS.
New Century Product Owner, Lynette Lyddane, is pairing up with Doug Brunt of Questar LLC to present Getting Rid of the Spreadsheets: Managing ILI Inspections from Tool Run to Closure Reports on Thursday April 13th from 9:30-10:30am in ballroom C. In this presentation they will discuss how to move from a spreadsheet to a workflow to help manage ILI data management, as well as best practices for assessment planning.
New Century Technical Product Manager, Justin Calvert, will wrap up the day with Patrick Turner of Valero Energy Partners on How Portal Empowered Our Organization to do More with Less on Thursday April 13th from 3-4pm in room 310. They will present on how implementing an Esri Portal and New Century Software solution has enabled non-GIS users to perform mission critical tasks across organizational departments.
New Century will also be hosting a bowling night social at Lucky Strike on April 12 at 6:30pm. To join us for bowling, click here.
New Century Software's Jacob Nosal to Present at Esri Developer Summit
New Century’s Jacob Nosal, Software Engineer, will be speaking at the Esri Developer Summit in Palm Springs, CA March 8, 2017.
Jacob will be presenting on Bridging the Gap: A Holistic Approach to Automation and Web DevOps. He will be discussing how to leverage automation tools to produce consistent environments across development, testing and production with tools such as Chef, Vagrant, and Visual Studio Team Services with the goal of creating a holistic approach to developer operations. Don’t miss the presentation on Wednesday March 8 at 4:30-5pm in the Mesquite B room.
New Century Software Releases InTrack 4.0.0
New Century Software, Inc., the leading provider of pipeline integrity management software and services is pleased to announce the release of InTrack, an integrity, ILI and assessment management solution that integrates with your pipeline GIS.
InTrack is a planning and analysis application that integrates inspection data with your pipeline GIS and asset information. InTrack allows integrity and GIS teams to identify actionable anomalies that require remediation as well as plan for and schedule upcoming assessments.
Built to efficiently manage the large datasets associated with ILI, CIS, and physical inspections, InTrack is the only application in the industry that manages and synchronizes GIS and inspection data allowing for real-time, accurate decision making.
“Pipeline transmission operators have repeatedly asked for an application that allows integrity and GIS departments to better share and utilize assessment and inspection information,” says Phil Tisovec, Technical Sales Manager at New Century Software. “With InTrack, Integrity Engineers can plan, manage and schedule assessments, while simultaneously synchronizing data with the pipeline GIS team.”
In addition to InTrack and its complimentary alignment application, Alignment Manager, New Century offers a number of alignment and assessment data services through Integrity Plus. To learn more about our assessment data services or to view an InTrack demonstration, please contact us at email@example.com.
New Century Releases Web-GIS Solution Aimed at Pipeline Operator Needs
February 10, 2017. Fort Collins, Colo. New Century Software, the leading provider of pipeline GIS software and services for oil and gas operators, is pleased to release its suite of web-GIS products designed exclusively for Esri’s ArcGIS for Portal and ArcGIS Online. New Century’s Pipeline Portal leverages out-of-the-box Esri and pipeline GIS data management best practices to provide applications that address common operator needs. Our Pipeline Portal, coupled with an expert GIS services and implementation team, provides secure access to pipeline data via browsers and mobile devices offering visualization to a variety of users anytime, anywhere.
“Building on twenty years of pipeline GIS and data management experience, New Century is embracing web-GIS to share critical pipeline information with decision makers across the organization,” says, Justin Calvert, Technical Product Manager for New Century Software. “Our GIS services team can implement Esri’s ArcGIS for Pipelines products as well as provide expert pipeline data management best practices, workflows and guidance.”
The Pipeline Portal includes a six-step implementation plan along with a handful of pipeline-specific web applications including an alignment sheet viewer, line hierarchy search, and redline lifecycle tool. To learn more visit our website, download our Jumpstart to the Pipeline Portal Guide, or contact Stacey McBride.
New Century to Host ArcGIS Pipeline Referencing Training
Esri’s ArcGIS Pipeline Referencing (APR) solution was released on Thursday, January 12. New Century has partnered with Esri to host a crash-course training workshop in Houston, TX, January 31st to February 1st, 2017.
New Century’s Technical Product Manager, Justin Calvert, and Training Specialist, Andy Sauer, will be joined by Esri to present attendees with a 1.5 day course that will familiarize them with the new tool, and understand how it can support their pipeline data management needs.
Introductory pricing is available at $450 per seat. Sign up today to secure your spot! Check out a few of the agenda items below!
- Updating & adding Events in Event Editor
- Route editing in ArcGIS Pro
- Creating a new Network
- Overlaying Route Events
To find out more about the APR Training Workshop, and to register click here.