This item has been moved to mature support. Please see What's new for more information.


Joint Use Overview

Joint Use Survey is a configuration of ArcGIS to conduct joint use surveys. With this solution, field crews are able to use a mobile device to record attachments, safety violations, and the status of assigned work. Additionally, managers at the utility are able to use a series of apps to assign work and monitor the progress of joint use inventory in the service area.


Joint Use Survey requires specific technical experience and software.

Requirement Description
Map authoring
  • ArcMap (Standard or Advanced) 10.2.1, 10.4 - 10.8
  • ArcGIS Online
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 - 10.8
Map service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online, or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise (Standard or Advanced) 10.5 - 10.8
Application hosting
  • ArcGIS Online, or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 - 10.8
  • Collector for ArcGIS
  • ArcGIS Dashboards
  • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
  • Electric Facility Maps, or
  • Electric Network map service

What you get

When you download the Joint Use Survey, you'll find the following in the zip file:

Directory Item Description
Maps and GDBs ElectricNetwork.gdb A sample geodatabase with sample electric network data.
JointUseSurvey.gdb A sample geodatabase with joint use survey schema and sample data.
ElectricNetwork.mxd A map document used to publish the electric network service with gray-scale symbology.
JointUseSurvey.mxd A map document used to publish the joint use service.
JointUseSurvey.tbx A toolbox with a tool to load pole data to the joint use survey schema.
Icons A folder containing icons for the services, maps, and apps.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Joint Use Survey.

Date Description
November 2020
  • Joint Use Survey has been moved to Mature Support.
September 2018
  • Support for ArcGIS Dashboards configurable web app.
June 2017
  • Workflow documentation for providing real time notifications is now included with Joint Use Survey.
December 2015
  • Schema updates to support the use of related tables and collection of unauthorized attachments in the attachment table
  • Replacement of the Update Survey geoprocessing model to use Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
  • New symbology for the Joint Use Survey map document
  • Removal of the automated setup for the services, maps, and apps
  • Removal of the assignment area features
August 2015
  • Latest versions of the ArcREST tools
    • ArcREST version 3
  • Config file enhancements
December 2014
  • Latest release of the ArcREST and ArcREST Helper tools
  • Configuration files schema changes
    • FeatureService section to FeatureServices
    • Login info only defined in the GlobalLoginInfo file
    • EnableEditTracking parameter added to FeatureServices section
    • UpdateItemContent changes to UpdateService in MapDetails
    • Portal in login section changed to Orgurl
    • ExistingService change to ExistingServices
    • ExistingServices ReportResult tag changes to FeatureClass
    • ReplaceTag added to section
    • ReplaceInfo Section now uses the following three parameters, SearchString, ReplaceString and ReplaceType
October 2014
  • First release of Joint Use Survey

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