grid coordinate system


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grid coordinate system

A plane-rectangular coordinate system usually based on, and mathematically adjusted to, a map projection in order that geographic positions (latitudes and longitudes) may be readily transformed into plane coordinates and the computations relating to them may be made by the ordinary method of plane surveying. See also coordinates.
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The Daleville Water Department will take into account of all of its water and wastewater assets for growth and expansion of its foremost Geographic Information System (GIS) grid coordinate system.
The GIS grid coordinate system will build a GPS map for workforce to speedily hunt a department asset and carry on functions with superior competency which is essential at crisis condition.
The Daleville Water and Sewer Board lately sanctioned a contract for the Alabama Rural Water Association to build the city s first GIS grid coordinate system figuring $17,552.