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By Vatnaskil Consulting Engineers. A finite-element numerical model used to solve surface water flow and transport of mass, heat and suspended sediments.
By Argus Holdings, Ltd. The Argus Open Numerical Environments (Argus ONE) is a family of general purpose graphical Pre- and Post-Processors for the numerical modeler. They represent an approach of combining GIS and numerical modeling for groundwater and surface-flow modelers.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). ASA EDS: Environmental Data Server™ collects a wide variety of oceanographic and meteorological data that is used for marine response and crisis management (oil/chemical spill modeling & response and search & rescue planning) as well as providing superior data sources to environmental modeling applications. EDS provides real-time and historical environmental data management, analysis, visualization and internet-based distribution through Web services. EDS connects NASA, NOAA, NAVY and IOOS regional data to operational users in the U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy, and other users. The system collects scientific data in disparate formats and makes available to operational users via standard web services.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). CHEMMAP is a chemical discharge model designed to predict the trajectory, fate, impacts and biological effects of a wide variety of chemical substances three-dimensionally.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. CivilStorm is a comprehensive hydraulic and hydrologic modeling solution for stormwater systems management, analysis and design.
By CRC Press LLC. Provides the methods and tools for the study and protection of coastal aquifers. This "how-to" volume presents a worldwide perspective with contributions from an international panel of experts. They address topics such as geohydrology, optimization, uncertainty analysis, and GIS as they relate to geographically-specific case studies; knowledge from these examples can be applied to aquifer issues in other regions. A companion CD-ROM supplements the text with programs and graphics.
By Coastal & Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL). CEDAS is an interactive Windows 98/NT/2000/XP based system that includes a collection of coastal engineering design and analysis software, which includes products developed by or for the ERDC Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory. CEDAS includes ACES, EST, Reliable, NMLong-CW, DYNLET, SBEACH, BMAP, RMAP, NEMOS, GENESIS, and RCPWAVE.
By Veri-Tech, Inc. CEDAS is an interactive Windows 95/98/NT/2000/MP based system that includes a collection of coastal engineering design and analysis software, which includes products developed by or for the ERDC Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory. CEDAS includes ACES, EST, Reliable, NMLong-CW, DYNLET, SBEACH, BMAP, RMAP, NEMOS, GENESIS, and RCPWAVE.
By National Technical Information Service (NTIS). COZOIL is an oil spill trajectory and fates model developed for use by the Minerals Management Service (MMS) in Alaska coastal waters. It simulates the movement and weathering of oil spills on open water and in the surf, with an emphasis on shoreline interactions. 1998.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. Culvert hydraulic analysis and design.
By Canarina Algoritmos Numericos, S.L.U. Software for wastewater dispersion analysis. The program calculates the pollutant concentration in each point of the water considering each one of the pollutant sources and the conditions of the water.
By National Technical Information Service (NTIS). The Dispersant Planner is a computerized model developed for the planning and implementation of a effective dispersant application program. The model makes it possible to conduct a rapid assessment of specific oil/dispersant relationships, oil slick configurations, equipment types and staging locations, as well as a broad range of dosages that could be achieved within realistic operating constraints. 1995.
By Eagle Point Software. The Eagle Point line of modules includes civil engineering, surveying, hydraulics and hydrology (including sewer design), landscape design, and presentation solutions.
By Envirochem Management Systems Inc. eDM (Environmental Data Manager) permits control of stormwater discharges. The software is used by airports and other other organizations to integrate all stormwater discharge data with a laboratory interface and sample tracking. This is sophisticated software that permits data to be downloaded directly into the system.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). A generic and modular software for real-time
flood forecasting and warning developed from the River Flow Forecasting System (RFFS) in collaboration with CEH Wallingford. FloodWorks is a modular software package for real-time simulation and forecasting of extreme hydrological and hydraulic conditions within river basins, drainage systems and the coastal zone. Designed for operational use in the control room, FloodWorks is particularly suitable for real time flood forecasting, warning and management for river catchments and coastal areas.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. Hydraulic analysis for open channels, pipes, weirs, and orifices.
By RockWare Inc. Software for manipulating chemical reactions, calculating stability diagrams & the equilibrium states of natural waters, tracing reaction processes. Has plotting capabilities.
By GoldSim Technology Group LLC. A Monte Carlo simulation software solution for dynamically modeling complex systems in business, engineering and science. GoldSim supports decision and risk analysis by simulating future performance while quantitatively representing the uncertainty and risks inherent in all complex systems. Some environmental systems uses include water resources and hydrological modeling, radioactive and hazardous waste management, ecological and biological modeling, and human health risk assessment. An optional Contaminant Transport Module is available.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). H2OCalc is an stand-alone program designed as a hydraulic and hydrology (H&H) toolbox to assist civil, environmental and water resources engineers with solving complex hydraulic problems quickly and accurately. Its modeling capabilities let engineers streamline the hydraulic analysis and design of pipes, pumps, open channels, weirs, orifices, culverts, and inlets. Calculations for both steady uniform flow and gradually varied flow are supported. The program also performs useful calculations for stormwater runoff and groundwater flow.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). H2OMAP SWMM PDM (Pond Design Manager) allows you to plan, analyze, design, and complete detention pond projects of any size and complexity.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). H2OMAP Sewer is a stand-alone GIS-based computer program for use in the planning, design, analysis, and expansion of sanitary, storm and combined sewer collection systems. The program can be used to model both dry-weather and wet-weather flows and determine the most cost-effective and reliable method of wastewater collection.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). H2OMAP SWMM is a stand-alone GIS-based computer program for hydrologic, hydraulic, and water quality simulation model for the management of urban stormwater and wastewater collection systems. Built using an object-oriented geospatial component model, the software views, manipulates, and exchanges GIS data sets.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. From floodplain hydrology to river analysis, Bentley provides HEC software, documentation, and support for a variety of modeling tasks, from floodplain hydrology to river analysis to GIS integration.
By DHI-WASY GmbH. The program HQ-EX is used to calculate probabilities of floods.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). HYDROMAP generates current and water level predictions for any coastal waters around the world.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). InfoSewer is an ArcGIS-based computer program for use in the planning, design, analysis, and expansion of sanitary, storm and combined sewer collection systems. The program can be used to model both dry-weather and wet-weather flows and determine the most cost-effective and reliable method of wastewater collection.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). InfoSWMM is an ArcGIS integrated hydrologic, hydraulic, and water quality simulation model for the management of urban stormwater and wastewater collection systems. Built atop ESRI ArcGIS using Microsoft .NET and ESRI ArcObjects component technologies, InfoSWMM integrates sewer collection systems modeling and optimization functionality with the latest generation of ArcGIS.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). InfoSWMM PDM (Pond Design Manager) allows you to plan, analyze, design, and complete detention pond projects of any size and complexity.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). InfoWorks CS provides water utilities with a uniquely effective tool with which to undertake hydrological modeling of the complete urban water cycle. Essential for identifying and justifying cost effective infrastructure improvements, InfoWorks CS also provides a practical method for operational control, including real time control, of your wastewater network. Other applications include urban flooding and pollution prediction and the modeling of water quality and sediment transport throughout the network
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). An integrated software solution for simulating flows in rivers, in channels and on floodplains. Build detailed 1D and 2D models of open channels, culverts, floodplains embankments and hydraulic structures, and simulate rainfall-runoff, water quality, as well as sedimental erosion transport and deposition.
By Innovyze (formerly MWH Soft). InfoWorks SD is a fully dynamic, network hydraulic modeling software solution designed specifically to fulfil the demanding requirements of today's stormwater professional.
By DHI Water & Environment. LITPACK is a comprehensive software package for the modelling of noncohesive sediment transport in waves and currents.
By Alan A. Smith Inc. MIDUSS offers a blend of simulation and design. It provides a decision support system for the sizing, design and evaluation of stormwater management facilities for quantity control.
By GAEA Technologies Ltd. MIGRATE, landfill design and contaminant transport software, models contaminant transport from multiple sources, either at the surface or buried, in two-dimensions. One or more landfills, buried waste, spills, or disposal ponds can be modeled. These contaminant sources may be adjacent or offset from each other. Model properties may be either constant or transient, with the concentrations calculated at specified times, depths, and distances.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE 11 is a professional engineering software tool for the simulation of hydrology, hydraulics, water quality and sediment transport in estuaries, rivers, irrigation systems and other inland waters.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE 21 is a 2D engineering modeling tool for rivers, estuaries and coastal waters. MIKE 21 consists of more than twenty modules covering the following areas: coastal hydrodynamics, environmental hydraulics, sediment processes, and wave processes.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE 3 is applicable for simulations of hydrodynamics, water quality and sediment transport in all water bodies where 3D effects are important.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE BASIN integrates ArcGIS with water resource modeling. It is a tool for addressing multisectoral allocation and environmental issues in river basins. MIKE BASIN facilitates sustainable management of surface and groundwater resources and water quality.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE FLOOD is a dynamically linked one-dimensional and two-dimensional flood modeling package. The new tool is assembled from components taken from two of the most widely applied flood modeling packages - MIKE 11 and MIKE 21 - and enhanced with new features which are targeted specifically towards modeling of floods.
By DHI Water & Environment. Representation and analysis of coastal and ocean data with ArcGIS™.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE SHE is an integrated hydrological modelling system which covers the entire land phase of the hydrological cycle. It is a deterministic, distributed and physically based modelling system, which enables the simulation of water, solutes and sediments in the entire land phase of the hydrological cycle.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE STORM has been designed to specifically meet the needs of the stormwater professional. MIKE STORM has all the facilities required for both lumped and detailed analysis of rainfall-runoff processes in urban catchments. Describe the complex interactions of stormwater flow with pits, pipes and overland flow paths that you encounter in real-world stormwater applications.
By DHI Water & Environment. MIKE SWMM is a professional engineering software tool for the simulation of hydrology and hydraulics urban storm water and waste water systems.
By DHI Water & Environment. Models water distribution and urban drainage networks.
By Integrated GroundWater Modeling Center (IGWMC) (formerly International Ground Water Modeling Center). MINTEQAK is an extensive modification of the MINTEQA2 code to model the change in composition of aqueous flow as it traverses a wetland/reactor system. The code allows modeling of an anaerobic wetland/ reactor, an aerobic wetland, or an anaerobic wetland/ reactor in series with an aerobic wetland. Modeled processes include dissolution of limestone, ion exchange, microbial sulfate reduction, denitrification, adsorption, precipitation of solids, and dillution by precipitation.
By DHI Water & Environment. MOUSE is a professional engineering software tool for the simulation of hydrology, hydraulics, water quality and sediment transport in urban drainage and sewer systems.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). MUDMAP is a personal computer based model that predicts the transport, dispersion, and seabed deposition of drilling muds and produced water derived from drill cuttings.
By National Technical Information Service (NTIS). This model estimates injury to natural resources resulting from spills of hazardous substances or oil. The software can be used to calculate monetary damages for spills in coastal and marine environments. Federal, state, and Indian tribal natural resource trustees can use the procedures in the model to develop a claim for compensation from potentially responsible parties.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). OILMAP provides rapid predictions of the movement of spilled oil. It includes simple graphical procedures for entering both wind and hydrodynamic data and specifying the spill scenario.
By Computational Hydraulics International (CHI). With full support for the latest, fully dynamic US EPA SWMM5 hydrology & hydraulics engine, PCSWMM provides a scalable and complete array of stormwater management, wastewater and watershed system modeling tools for 1D and 2D analysis.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. PondPack for Windows is a comprehensive urban storm water solution capable of modeling gauged and synthetic rainfall, runoff hydrographs, culverts, channels, pond sizing, outlet structures with tailwater effects, interconnected pond modeling, diversions, and tidal outfalls - just to name a few. PondPack models the full range of storm water projects from small simple sites to regional drainage studies. PondPack features the PondMaker Design System which can cut pond design iterations.
By RIVERMorph LLC. RIVERMorph is designed to aid all aspects of river restoration including assessment, monitoring and natural channel design. The interface is linked to a database on your machine that can be shared with other users. Tools are provided for stream classification, survey data reduction and plotting, discharge gage analyses, Pfankuch channel stability analyses, bank erosion prediction, natural channel design, regime equations, regional curves and interfacing with engineering software such as HEC-2, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, TR-55 and more. RIVERMorph also features a GIS interface to facilitate measurement of planform features.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). SIMAP provides detailed predictions of the three-dimensional trajectory, fate, impacts and biological effects of spilled oil.
By National Technical Information Service (NTIS). Three computer programs relate eutrophication symptoms to external nutrient loadings, hydrology, and reservoir morphometry using statistical models derived from a representative cross section of reservoirs. When applied to existing reservoirs, the models provide a framework for interpreting water quality monitoring data and predicting effects of future changes in external nutrient loadings. The models can also be used to predict water quality conditions in a proposed reservoir. 1997.
By Hatch Ltd (formerly Synexus Global). A simulation system used by hydro specialists to streamline the planning and scheduling of their hydro-electric operations, manage reservoirs, operate power plants as well as the transmission grid. SimSys encapsulates the client's mathematical models into activities, provides a single user interface with a central relational database as well as a study mode environment.
By DHI-WASY GmbH. SIWA is a reduced rainfall runoff model for the one-dimensional description of the formation and drainage of soil water for the spatially and temporally differentiated calculation of groundwater recharge and other hydrological variables. With SIWA on ArcView, it is possible to present these results graphically in a simple manner and produce maps. Easily model data and calculations on the current status of the project area can be adjusted.
By Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Haestad Methods Solution Center. StormCAD® is storm sewer modeling design and analysis software from Haestad Methods. It models the various aspects of your storm sewer systems, including watersheds, gutters, inlet hydraulics, pipes, structures, and even diversions and overflows. StormCAD also provides an integrated framework for data management and results presentation, with faculties for enterprise-wide data sharing; you can even link your StormCAD model to any number of spreadsheets, databases, and GIS systems. StormCAD is available with your choice of Haestad Methods' own Stand-Alone graphical user interface, AutoCAD, ArcInfo, or ArcView.
By Coastal & Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL). The Surface Water Modeling System (SMS) is an environment for one-, two-, and three-dimensional hydrodynamic modeling. A pre- and post-processor for surface water modeling and design, SMS includes 2D finite element, 2D finite difference, 3D finite element and 1D backwater modeling tools.
By Aquaveo, LLC (formerly Environmental Modeling Systems, Inc.). The Surface Water Modeling System (SMS) is an environment for one-, two-, and three-dimensional hydrodynamic modeling. A pre- and post-processor for surface water modeling and design, SMS includes 2D finite element, 2D finite difference, 3D finite element and 1D backwater modeling tools.
By Analytic & Computational Research, Inc. (ACRi). TIDAL software package simulates the hydrodynamics and water quality behavior of large-scale water bodies such as bays, estuaries, rivers, lakes, and coastal waters. It incorporates the effects of a number of important physical processes on the water body, including: currents, tides, winds, gravitational and coriolis forces, bathymetry, friction, sources and sinks, and chemical reactions.
By Coastal & Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL). The Watershed Modeling System (WMS) is a graphical modeling environment for all phases of watershed hydrology and hydraulics. WMS includes tools to automate modeling processes such as automated basin delineation, geometric parameter calculations, GIS overlay computations (CN, rainfall depth, roughness coefficients, etc.), cross-section extraction from terrain data, and many more.
By Aquaveo, LLC (formerly Environmental Modeling Systems, Inc.). The Watershed Modeling System (WMS) is a graphical modeling environment for all phases of watershed hydrology and hydraulics. WMS includes tools to automate modeling processes such as automated basin delineation, geometric parameter calculations, GIS overlay computations (CN, rainfall depth, roughness coefficients, etc.), cross-section extraction from terrain data, and many more.
By WaterTrax. WaterTrax online services are designed to manage the information associated with the monitoring, compliance, and operation of water-related infrastructure systems, including drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater. Drinking Water Parameter Database available to customers.
By Environmental Software and Services GmbH (ESS). WaterWare is a river basin management information system, combining GIS, hydro-meteorological data analysis and a set of simulations models for water resources and water quality planning and management.
By DHI-WASY GmbH. WBalMo (Water Balance Model) is an interactive simulation system for river-basin management. The natural processes of runoff and precipitation are stochastically (Monte-Carlo) simulated and the respective time series are balanced with monthly water use requirements and reservoir storage changes.
By DHI-WASY GmbH. WISYS (formerly ArcWFD) is an ArcGIS-based information system for river management and tasks deriving from the European Water Framework Directive (WFD). Designed as an Object model with component Tools, WISYS handles the spatial representation of surface and ground water covering virtually all information relevant to river management and WFD.
By Applied Science Associates, Inc. (ASA). WQMAP is an integrated modeling system designed to study surface water quality issues. The system allows the engineer or scientist to develop numerical grids, perform hydrodynamic simulations, conduct single constituent pollutant transport and multiple constituent eutrophication studies in a geographic context all from one application.
By XP Software. Software to help design, size, and analyze new or existing culverts under steady or dynamic flows.
By XP Software. Software for the analysis of urban and rural catchment runoff.
By XP Software. xprathgl provides the user with a simple interface to design and analyze the most complex hydraulic systems. All losses are accounted for in the system, generating more accurate hydraulic results. Optimized designs are generated through the combination of the overland and subsurface flows.
By XP Software. xpstorm provides a stormwater design program aimed at everyday stormwater design analysis and planning requirements.
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By XP Software. xpswmm is a comprehensive software package for modeling stormwater, sanitary and river systems. xpswmm is used by scientists, engineers and managers to develop link-node (1D) and spatially distributed hydraulic models (2D). It simulates natural rainfall-runoff processes and the performance of engineered systems that manage our water resources.