Equipped, experienced, and ready

A multifaceted geospatial data collection and analysis firm

Mission Statement 

Arcudigm is committed to producing high-resolution aerial and ground data with clear and comprehensive reports to make quick, informed, and cost-effective decisions for everyday applications and problems. The term Arcudigm is derived from the Latin words arcus (arch) and paradigm (particular syntactic rules) which represents the use of a multidisciplinary approach to solve real-world problems using science and technology.


Anthony J. Viola is the principal scientist and owner of Arcudigm, a multifaceted geospatial mapping and analysis firm. He works as a Senior Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Data Analyst for Competitive Energy Services, LLC in Portland, Maine and specializes in GIS and remote-sensing techniques and technology.

Education and Qualifications

        • BA in Geography-Anthropology, Minor in Archaeology, and Certificate in Applied GIS – University of Southern Maine
        • Remote Pilot License – Federal Aviation Administration

Highlighted Experience

        • Archaeological Supervisor and Geospatial Specialist for Independent Archaeological Consulting
        • Scientific Research Specialist for the University of Maine System (NSF funded)
        • Completed several highlighted research projects (Geospatial Analysis of Shetland’s Iron Age Brochs, Archaeology through Spectral Signatures, etc.)