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Empowered by Smart Street 360 Technology in the Wake of Natural Disasters

In the recovery phase following natural disasters like bushfires and floods, the resilience of infrastructure becomes a paramount concern for local governments. Discover how RapidMap’s Smart Street 360 solution provides vital insights for Asset Maintenance crews to coordinate, collaborate & prioritise tasks.


Preparedness & Risk Mitigation

Accurate Location and Image capture technologies have been combined as an efficient tool for Asset identification and condition status. Before a fire affects your region, capture your sealed and unsealed roads including Fire Tracks using our Smart Street 360.

This way asset owners like local government, Road Authorities, Foresters, and Fire services can safely inspect transport corridors and pathways to identify vulnerable areas, coordinate road reserve vegetation management clean-ups or develop effective evacuation strategies.

The spatially accurate 360 panoramic views become a dynamic resource for disaster preparedness at your fingertips.


Condition Assessment Evidence the Before: Bushfires

In the context of impending natural disasters such as bushfires, having a comprehensive visual record of infrastructure conditions to complement your GIS becomes invaluable. The 360 Mobile Mapping solution facilitates the creation of detailed spatial panoramas, documenting the “before” condition context.


Post-Disaster Reconnaissance

When disaster strikes, the ability to assess damage swiftly is paramount for effective response and recovery. The 360-degree capture capability becomes a powerful tool in post-disaster reconnaissance. RapidMap’s technology provides an uninterrupted view of the affected areas, offering critical insights into the damage to road assets, neighborhoods, and utility infrastructure.


Supporting Disaster Funding

In the aftermath of natural disasters, securing disaster recovery funding for reconstruction efforts is challenging. The location-based images captured by the Smart 360 Mobile Mapping system is powerful evidence for stakeholder engagement. Whether for repairing road assets, street furniture, or power, telco, water, and gas utilities, the spatially accurate data serves as a reliable foundation for justifying financial assistance.


Integrating Disaster Response with Urban Planning

Smart 360 image and mapping technology doesn’t just aid in disaster response; it integrates seamlessly with long-term urban planning via the GIS platforms in use. The data collected before and after a disaster contributes to a deeper understanding of vulnerabilities, guiding the development of resilient infrastructure that can withstand future challenges.


Relating Back to Infrastructure Management Challenges

The challenges highlighted in our previous blog regarding infrastructure management provide important context in the face of natural disasters. From the need for real-time data accuracy to the importance of comprehensive road asset network visibility, RapidMap’s Smart Street 360 addresses these challenges not just in routine management but also in helping strategy and coordinated recovery no matter the incident.

For safer Pre and Post Disaster coordination, safer roads, and resilient infrastructure, Uncover the transformative power of Smart 360 Image capture with RapidMap’s technical team. Read the full article, “360 Panorama Solutions for Safer Roadside Assessments and As Built Validationfeatured in Spatial Source or contact us at +61 3 9466 5200 or info@rapidmap.com.

“The RapidMap team was excellent, delivering the required information. I have learned a lot working with the RapidMap team and wish to work with them again. You made it so simple. Our open space data is much clearer and easier to work with than the previous data. Thank you.”
- Satish Bajracharya, Baw Baw Shire Council
"RapidMap have a very experienced and dedicated team with huge expertise in Asset Data collection. Previously we had little idea how many assets we had in open space. Now we have a very clear idea of what we have and its condition. This will be of enormous benefit in planning for the future and providing services to our community."
- Gwyn Cleeves, Sutherland Shire Council
"RapidMap’s proven methodology and built-in QC ensured the data was of the highest quality and saved us a great deal of money."
- Paul Lennox, Bass Coast Shire Council
"The project was completed within time and budgetary constraints and the supplied data, in GIS format, was of a high quality and met the specified requirements.”
- Cam McFarlane, Macedon Ranges Shire Council
“…Brendan and the team were a pleasure to deal with and I would have no hesitation in recommending RapidMap to other organisations.”
- Helene Agius, City of Port Phillip
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“The RapidMap team was excellent, delivering the required information. I have learned a lot working with the RapidMap team and wish to work with them again. You made it so simple. Our open space data is much clearer and easier to work with than the previous data. Thank you.”
- Satish Bajracharya, Baw Baw Shire Council
"RapidMap have a very experienced and dedicated team with huge expertise in Asset Data collection. Previously we had little idea how many assets we had in open space. Now we have a very clear idea of what we have and its condition. This will be of enormous benefit in planning for the future and providing services to our community."
- Gwyn Cleeves, Sutherland Shire Council
"RapidMap’s proven methodology and built-in QC ensured the data was of the highest quality and saved us a great deal of money."
- Paul Lennox, Bass Coast Shire Council
"The project was completed within time and budgetary constraints and the supplied data, in GIS format, was of a high quality and met the specified requirements.”
- Cam McFarlane, Macedon Ranges Shire Council
“…Brendan and the team were a pleasure to deal with and I would have no hesitation in recommending RapidMap to other organisations.”
- Helene Agius, City of Port Phillip
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“The RapidMap team was excellent, delivering the required information. I have learned a lot working with the RapidMap team and wish to work with them again. You made it so simple. Our open space data is much clearer and easier to work with than the previous data. Thank you.”
- Satish Bajracharya, Baw Baw Shire Council
"RapidMap have a very experienced and dedicated team with huge expertise in Asset Data collection. Previously we had little idea how many assets we had in open space. Now we have a very clear idea of what we have and its condition. This will be of enormous benefit in planning for the future and providing services to our community."
- Gwyn Cleeves, Sutherland Shire Council
"RapidMap’s proven methodology and built-in QC ensured the data was of the highest quality and saved us a great deal of money."
- Paul Lennox, Bass Coast Shire Council
"The project was completed within time and budgetary constraints and the supplied data, in GIS format, was of a high quality and met the specified requirements.”
- Cam McFarlane, Macedon Ranges Shire Council
“…Brendan and the team were a pleasure to deal with and I would have no hesitation in recommending RapidMap to other organisations.”
- Helene Agius, City of Port Phillip
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