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Partnership with Ordnance Survey – UK first national infrastructure asset database

Feb 27, 2013

ITRC researchers worked in partnership with Ordnance Survey and industry partners to construct a UK first national infrastructure asset database which includes all major infrastructure network ‘layers’, represented geospatially, as well as the latest economic and demographic projections supplied by Cambridge and Leeds, respectively.

The database is hosted in PostgreSQL, with a PostGIS extension, and relies solely on open-source software including Python and NetworkX software.

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ENERGY
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