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  • Thames Water uses FloodWorks to pilot real-time simulation and system optimization

    Thames Water uses FloodWorks to pilot real-time simulation and system optimization

    Thames Water is using Innovyze’s powerful real-time modelling system, FloodWorks to obtain a better understanding of the performance of assets and the costs of routine maintenance and renewal. With ongoing pressure on capital investment ...

  • How infoWorks ICM can assist in preparing for a changing climate

    How infoWorks ICM can assist in preparing for a changing climate

    Governments around the world seeing the effects of major climate events, such as the 2011 Japanese earthquake and following tsunami, have rightly taken a new look at the risks faced by their infrastructure. In May 2011, the UK Department of the ...

  • InfoWorks RS aids priority river flood modeling in New Zealand

    InfoWorks RS aids priority river flood modeling in New Zealand

    Project Background Innovyze’s InfoWorks RS has been the key software in helping to formulate flood risk reduction strategies throughout the Northland Region of New Zealand, an area of approximately 14,000 km2 on the northern tip of New ...

  • A risk management approach for trunk water mains

    A risk management approach for trunk water mains

    The supply of water from source to customer relies on a pipe network system graduated from large pipes at sources, down to small pipes servicing houses. The larger pipes in this system termed Trunk Mains, represent the prime assets of water systems. ...

  • IWLive provides advanced forecasting and scenario evaluation to the water distribution system control room

    IWLive provides advanced forecasting and scenario evaluation to the water distribution system control room

    As the powerful advantages of the modeling of water distribution systems become increasingly more apparent, MWH Soft’s IWLive makes those benefits accessible to control room staff leading to greater efficiency, cost savings and an improved ...

  • Modeling storage capacity in Amsterdam’s sewer system

    Modeling storage capacity in Amsterdam’s sewer system

    About Waternet Waternet is a joint executive within the Amsterdam City Council and the regional management board Amstel, Gooi en Vecht, undertaking strategy, policy, design, planning, projects and administration for wastewater, groundwater and ...

  • Still finding gold out west

    Still finding gold out west

    The bustling city of Santa Rosa, Calif., situated approximately 89 km (55 mi) north of San Francisco, recently began preparing for major capital improvement upgrades to its sewer system to address growth and wet weather capacity issues. The city ...

  • The impact of network simplification on property flood risk predictions

    The impact of network simplification on property flood risk predictions

    A recent project, set up to compare the merits of simplified and desimplified models in InfoWorks CS, has proved that the solution’s fast and robust simulation capabilities are now so advanced that highly-complex models can provide far greater ...

  • Reservoir inundation Modeling (RIM) using InfoWorks RS 2D

    Reservoir inundation Modeling (RIM) using InfoWorks RS 2D

    MWH Soft’s InfoWorks RS 2D solution has been found to perform extremely well in an Environment Agency trial project to model and map the impacts of complex cumulative reservoir dam breaches. In England and Wales, the Environment Agency is the ...

  • Using InfoNet to build InfoWorks CS hydraulic models

    Using InfoNet to build InfoWorks CS hydraulic models

    Water utilities are now using MWH Soft’s InfoNet database and network management solution to monitor data, which has in turn enabled digital models of these networks to be created in a more efficient way. Many countries are still developing ...

  • Developing optimum solutions to flooding

    Developing optimum solutions to flooding

    Developing optimum solutions to flooding With a very long period of wet weather in the summer overlaid by intense rainfall, 2007 was the wettest summer in the UK on record. This unusual weather pattern resulted in very high localised runoff, with ...

  • InfoWorks WS aids Hunter Water’s model aspirations

    InfoWorks WS aids Hunter Water’s model aspirations

    Specialist water and wastewater services provider Hunter Water Corporation purchased InfoWorks WS in 2009 to enable advanced real-time modeling of its water networks. Its experience of building complex models from basics has been extremely positive, ...

  • Integrated InfoWorks CS modeling unravels the causes of complex Birmingham flooding

    Integrated InfoWorks CS modeling unravels the causes of complex Birmingham flooding

    Atkins Group has effectively modeled two trial catchments that highlight the potential of MWH Soft’s InfoWorks CS to improve understanding and communication of the issues and potential solutions for urban drainage. The consultancy is ...

  • New simple methodology to estimate degree of dilution in CSO discharges from sewer systems

    New simple methodology to estimate degree of dilution in CSO discharges from sewer systems

    INTRODUCTION Performance measures relating to combined sewer overflow (CSO) operation are widely known to have limitations. In the UK they have evolved from simplistic settings based on six times dry weather flow, to Formula A (Government, 1970) ...

    J. Gutierrez Andres, A. Gallina

  • Asset condition estimation and depreciation

    Asset condition estimation and depreciation

    Vitens is one of three water companies in The Netherlands, with 2.3 million connections, 5.4 million customers, 47,5000km of pipes and 96 treatment works that provide 330M.m3 a year of potable water at a cost of €1.32/m3 ($1.72/m3). Each day the ...

  • Wallingford Software’s solutions match flood report modeling requirements

    Wallingford Software’s solutions match flood report modeling requirements

    Water UK’s report on ‘Lessons learned from summer floods 2007’ highlights a need for better flood forecasting tools that Wallingford Software’s InfoWorks CS, RS and FloodWorks are perfectly aligned to meet. The water industry’s trade body set up a ...

  • Cctv and data applications

    Cctv and data applications

    CCTV cameras have been used for more than 40 years as a tool for inspecting small diameter sewer pipes. From black and white cameras with low resolution to today’s cameras with the capability of generating high-resolution digital color videos, ...

    Ahmad Habibian

  • Asian markets prove receptive to Wallingford software

    Asian markets prove receptive to Wallingford software

    AW: Could you tell us in brief about the capabilities of Wallingford Software? AB: Wallingford Software is one of the world’s leading developers of hydraulic network modelling and asset management software for the water industry. Recognized for ...

    Andy Brown

  • Infoworks cs: the continuing success story

    Infoworks cs: the continuing success story

    The genesis of InfoWorks CS was in 1982 with the arrival of the mainframe-based WASSP program. Subsequent versions included WALLRUS in 1987 and the first Windows-based version, HydroWorks in 1994, which marked the start of the solution’s rise to ...

  • InfoWorks RS and FloodWorks: the evolving story

    InfoWorks RS and FloodWorks: the evolving story

    InfoWorks RS was launched in 2002 as the successor to the highly-successful ISIS river modeling software. Sales Manager, Tyrone Parkinson, explains: “Customers were building bigger and bigger models, increasing both the area of coverage and also the ...

    Wallingford, UK