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Utilities project

I AM trying to research the story of the Cork Joint Utilities Group project of the early to mid-1980s.

This was a groundbreaking initiative that sought to integrate all mapping and facilities management activities of the main utilities groups of Cork city in a single shared digital database.

At least one report was published on the initiative and it also received write-ups in a number of national and international professional journals.

However, tracking these down is proving very difficult. I would be grateful if anyone who has copies of these documents, or who might have been involved in the project themselves, would contact me.

Darius Bartlett

Department of Geography

University College Cork

Email: djb@ucc.ie.


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