Applications of GIS in Oil and Gas Industry in Nigeria and Africa

Pipeline monitoring. Pipelines need to be continually monitored to check for leaks, and geo-hazards, and to manage and track inspections, the frequency of which is often a regulatory requirement. Emergency response. GIS is becoming increasingly important in response to emergencies such as oil spills and gas explosions, both in mitigation planning and response management. Asset Management. A geodatabase stores, collects and manages the physical locations of features. In oil and gas, this includes pipelines, wells, pump stations and tank terminals. GIS can be used to Control Pipeline Vandalism of Oil and Gas Industry in Nigeria. The oil and gas industry is an extremely important segment of the world economy.

Nigeria’s rich Geographical Indications (GIs) products face

Dec 01, 2018 · Nigeria’s rich Geographical Indications (GIs) products face imminent threat. At the 2nd Edition of the Nigeria Geographical Indications (GIs) Stakeholders’ Dialogue which was held in Abuja, Nigeria on the 27th of November, 2018, government’s attention was drawn to the threat faced by Nigeria’s rich Geographical Indication (GI) products.Get price

GIS Hydropower Resource Mapping Country Report for Niger 1

Burkina Faso and can cause floods in August and September. The Maradi River enters from Nigeria, flows a short section in Niger towards the west and then re-enters Nigeria near Goronyo reservoir. The figures on the following page illustrate the annual and seasonal variations in discharge for the Niger River. Percentage of country’s areaGet price

The role of geographic information system in urban land

Oct 12, 2016 · The role of geographic information system in urban land administration in Nigeria. MOJ Eco Environ Sci. 2016;1(1):16‒20. DOI: 10.15406/mojes.2016.01.00004 been made in this paper to review some of those definitions to enable a deeper understanding of GIS to be made. Burrough5 defines GIS as a “set of tools for collecting, storing,Get price


Geographic Information System (GIS) software exists in various forms. A typical Geographic Information System (GIS) software contain tools in the form of algorithms (programs, rules or commands) for performing certain task such as data input, storage, retrieval, analysis, query, output and updating (Uluocha, 2007).Get price

Geospatial Techniques in Water Distribution Network Mapping

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Affordable G.i.s Training in Nigeria. by oluwatosin We are Geographic-places data analysis, A Geographic information system ( G.I.S) consulting firm that focus on bringing technology to G.I.S offers,closer to this environment,we offers extensive training in different aspect of G.I.S for individual and company/organization at very low price.Get price

GIS Career Prospects in Nigeria – Geospatial Links Company

Aug 25, 2017 · The low list of GIS consultancy firms in Nigeria currently exist. Companies that offer GIS services in Nigeria currently have a huge demand of clients. This means that demand for GIS is currently greater than its supply in Nigeria. This explains the reason why self-employment is a positive GIS career prospects in Nigeria.Get price

List of Geographic Information Systems Services in Nigeria

Micfry GISPro Consult is a geographic information system (GIS) firm in Nigeria that provide services in consulting, software training and technical GIS service. 20 Mowsive Nigeria Ltd. 30, Mbonu (Ogbia) Street, 1st Floor, Right Wing, D/Line, Port Harcourt, Rivers Nigeria. 0803 664 3942, 0805 716 2811.Get price

GIS Hydropower Resource Mapping Country Report for Nigeria 1

The Niger River is the largest river in Nigeria. About 61 % of the country is located in the Niger basin. The Niger River enters Nigeria in the western part and receives inflow from several tributaries such as the Kaduna River. The Benue River enters Nigeria in the eastern part and joins the Niger River inGet price

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Knowledge of GIS –Geographic Information Systems is an increasingly sought after skill in industries from IT, agriculture to public health.This GIS training in Abuja Nigeria will teach the skills you need to successfully use GIS software in a professional setting.Get price


GIS Applications and Uses GIS in Mapping Mapping is a central function of Geographic Information System, which provides a visual interpretation of data. GIS store data in database and then represent it visually in a mapped format. People from different professions use map to communicate.Get price

Analyzing Water Management Issues Using GIS: The Case of Nigeria

Jul 01, 2017 · In the past several years, Nigeria continues to experience robust economic development with growth rates surpassing those of her neighbors. Added to all these are pressures from rising population spread across different eco-regions and a growing demand for water use to meet the needs of different segments of the economy.Get price

A GIS Approach to Crime Mapping and Management in Nigeria: A

Geographic Information System (GIS) offers itself as a tool for effective crime mapping and management. It has many applications and promotes collaborations across a wide variety of disciplines. Therefore, crime analysis using GIS is today relevant in Nigeria, as the rate of crimes is very much on the rise.Get price

(PDF) Implementing GIS for Land Use Planning and Management

Samuel O. Dekolo Dept. of Town and Regional Planning Lagos State Polytechnic, Lagos State, Nigeria. 01-8043485, [email protected] IMPLEMENTING GIS FOR LAND USE PLANING AND MANAGEMENT IN LAGOS STATE Abstract: We all know that some GIS will fail, however, when failure do occur and a re-appraisal is performed, the lessons can be published so that other users may profit from the experience.Get price

Utilisation of remote sensing data and GIS for flood disaster

In an interview with a space scientist, Dr. Ezekiel Eguaroje (2018) of the National Centre for Remote Sensing, Jos, Nigeria said: “Remote sensing and GIS are key in the management of flood disasters everywhere in the world. That is one of the reasons Nigeria launched NigComSat-1 in 2003 and NigeriaSat-2/Nigeria Sat-X in 2011.Get price


Kenyan authorities used GIS to define and implement equity approached in physical access to clinical services as part of planning Monitoring of Malaria Programme. Nigeria needs GIS PHC much more. Harmonization coordination and scale-up of GIS in PHC will help accelerate our progress towards achievement of MDGs targets.Get price

Regional Assessment of Climate Change Hazards in Southern

Aug 01, 2019 · GIS and Remote Sensing Applications In the Assessment of Change Within a Coastal Environment in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria. International Journal of Environmental Health and Public Health. 3:1: 98-106. [45] Iyayi, F. (2004). An Integrated Approach to Development In the Niger Delta. Lagos: Nigeria The Centre for Democracy and DevelopmentGet price

GIS and GSM Network Quality Monitoring: A Nigerian Case Study

Nov 27, 2005 · This article will describe how MTN Nigeria Communication is using GIS capabilities with a GSM network monitoring tool to find geographic areas where subscribers are suffering low quality, and help fix the problem.The GIS-based tool described also increase the network efficiency by more than 70% and indeed helps make fast and informed technical decisions in resolving these network issues.There may be other, more refined methods to create the dynamic maps described in this article, but thisGet price

WHO | Nigerians wake up to high blood pressure

Given the lack of routine blood pressure checks in Nigeria, it is not surprising that the country’s statistics on hypertension are unreliable. “Most data are outdated speculation based on mathematical models and surveys that are scanty and unrepresentative with low validity,” says Dr Anthony Usoro, national coordinator for noncommunicableGet price

Solomon Oyeniyi - Geographic Information Systems (GIS

View Solomon Oyeniyi’s profile on LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional community. Solomon has 2 jobs listed on their profile. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Solomon’s connections and jobs at similar companies.Get price

20 GIS Applications to The Nigerian Power and Energy Sector

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High blood pressure puts one in four Nigerians at risk, study

Nov 12, 2014 · High blood pressure -- already a massive hidden killer in Nigeria -- is set to sharply rise as the country adopts western lifestyles, a new study suggests. Researchers who conducted the first upGet price

Land suitability analysis for agricultural planning using GIS

GIS and multi criteria decision analysis approach in Greater Karu Urban Area, Nasarawa State, Nigeria JOSHUA, Jonah Kunda 1 *, ANYANWU, Nneoma C 1 and AHMED, Abubakar Jajere 2Get price

Peer Pressure, Parental Socioeconomic Status, and Cybercrime

Peer pressure, parental socioeconomic status, and cybercrime habit among university undergraduates in Southwestern Nigeria. International Journal of Technology in Teaching and Learning, 11 (1) , 50-59 .Get price

hydrology - Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange

Nigeria I find that merging the shapefiles of the same type (ie. all line shapefiles) would be very useful when performing analytics such as querying for specific rivers (ie. the Niger River). I use QGIS 2.2 and I merge the shapefiles via Vector Data Management Tools Merge shapefiles to one :Get price

A Perspective View on the Development and Applications of

few training institutions in Geographical Information Systems. Figure 1 shows at a glance, the distribution of GIS training centers in Nigeria. Figure 1: Distribution of GIS Training Centers in Nigeria. Source: Eludoyin et al. (2007). The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology –302–Get price

Urban Growth and Landuse Cover Change in Nigeria using GIS

been carried out using GIS and Remote Sensing to establish the rates of landuse / land cover change and urban growth over the periods in Nigeria and other parts of the world. by different scholars of higher institutions. Conventional ground methods of land use mapping are labour intensive, time consuming and are done relatively.Get price