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Introducing GEO5 Stratigraphy

The GEO5 Stratigraphy program is designed to assess results from site investigation (boreholes, CPTs, SPTs, etc.), generate 2D or 3D geological models and export cross sections and geological profiles into GEO5 design programs. More at […]

Geotechnical BIM Can Lead to Better Engineering
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The wider benefits of geotechnical BIM

Using BIM can save geotechnical specialists tens of thousands of dollars a year but these savings can pale into insignificance, when compared with the additional costs that can arise if a ground-related problem is discovered […]

Soil Nail Retaining Wall
Software Updates

SNAP-2 Soil Nail Wall Software Update

Version 3 of the Soil Nail Analysis Program (SNAP-2) has recently been released by the FHWA. It addresses the following issues identified in previous versions: The resolution of the search area when working at different […]

Screen shot of new load test software from Deep Excavation, LLC
Software Updates

Exciting New Deep Foundation Design Software

Geotechnical software company, Deep Excavation, LLC has just announced a new software product for design of deep foundations. The product page for DeepFND notes that it brings together geotechnical design and structural design of deep […]

Software Updates

Video: RockWorks17 – New Features

RockWare Software recentl released an updated to their RockWorks software package popular with geotechnical and geological professionals. There are a host of new features. You can read about them on their new features page, or […]

Software Updates

NovoLIQ Introduction Video

NovoLIQ software by GeoPrac sponsor Novotech allows geotechnical engineers to perform soil liquefaction analysis. NovoLIQ covers several liquefaction triggering analysis including post liquefaction parameters and dry sand settlement. This program covers SPT, Vs and BPT […]

New faulting options in RockWorks 16 software update
Software Updates

New Version of RockWorks16

RockWare has released an update to their popular geological and geotechnical software package, RockWorks 16. It’s pretty clear these folks are not sitting back on their heels but continuing to develop and push out new […]