Engineers and geologists can’t get their job done without specialty software and spreadsheets. This category contains tutorials and reviews for visual basic for applications or VBA for Excel, finite element and finite difference methods, gINT boring log software, slope stability software, Geo-Studio, Rockware and other geo-software packages.
Getting the Message Across
Applying Building Information Modelling principles to geotechnical data will reinforce the message that geotechnics is an integral part of every phase of a project – not just site investigation, argues Gary Morin, Technical Director, Keynetix.
[Editor] In this contributed article, Gary describes the justification for using BIM for geotechnical data. Among those benefits are the ability to perform detailed alternatives analysis and optioneering, reduction of risk during construction, and the ability to perform cost-effective repairs and maintenance during the lifetime of the geotechnical asset. Click through to read the full article. Keynetix is a sponsor of GeoPrac.net. [/Editor]