Warrington Borough Council had a building control application that didn’t integrate with their local land searches application. They had a two year backlog of approximately 20,000 records which needed to be entered into their local land searches system.
The manual entry of the data was anticipated to take a full-time member of staff approximately 6 months to complete, resulting in significant delays for the users who required access to the data.
The Council needed a way to automate the entry of the huge number of historic records. We worked with them to establish an FME process which performed the following: