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Robert Dickinson, Product Sector Leader with @Innovyze for InfoSWMM, and InfoSewer + SWMM5

Hydrology/Hydraulic Modeler && Co-Developer of [#SWMM 3,4,5,6, #XPSWMM] && @Innovyze [#InfoSWMM, ICM, #InfoSewer, #RDII, #Quality, #LID, #GA] - #SWMM5 Features]

Innovyze Application Manager for Switching Between InfoSewer and InfoSWMM

Innovyze Application Manager for Switching Between InfoSewer and InfoSWMM

The Innovyze Application Manager, shown below, may be invoked or inactivated from the Toolbars command under the View menu of ArcMap or by right clicking on any part of InfoSWMM/ArcMap user interface other than the InfoSWMM Drawing Area. Also, the … Read the rest

Attribute Browser Tools for InfoSWMM

Attribute Browser Tools

The Attribute Browser has the following buttons/tools. The tools change depending on the type of Element.

Each one of these buttons is briefly described below:

Button Name Description
Select Element / Select Elements / Select Domain
  • Use the Select Element command to select an element in order
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Innovyze InfoSWMM H2S Modeling with Innovyze H2S Los Angeles Equations and the Treatment Equations

Innovyze InfoSWMM H2S Modeling with Innovyze H2S Los Angeles Equations and the Treatment Equations.

This short blog shows various modeling options to add the treatment equations to the simulated H2S results in InfoSWMM.

Figure 1 Use the H2S Water Quality Option

Figure 2. Explicitly Define H2S as a Pollutant in … Read the rest

Import Manager for InfoSWMM and InfoSWMM SA

Import Manager for InfoSWMM and InfoSWMM SA

The Import Manager enables the modeler to import element data into InfoSWMM and InfoSWMM SA (both graphical details and attribute data). Click on the following links for more information:

Launching Import Manager

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Visual INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPILING SWMM5.EXE USING MICROSOFT VISUAL STUDIO 2017

Visual INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPILING SWMM5.EXE USING MICROSOFT VISUAL STUDIO 2017

  1. Create a sub-directory named VS2017-CLE under the directory where
    the SWMM 5 Engine source code files are stored and copy SWMM5.DEF
    and VS2017-DLL.VCPROJ to it.

  2. Launch Visual Studio 2017 and use the File Open command to open
    the VS2017-DLL.VCPROJ file.

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Infiltration in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Infiltration in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Infiltration is the process of rainfall penetrating the ground surface into the soil over the pervious areas of Subcatchments.

InfoSWMM H2OMap SWMM InfoSWMM SA offers three choices for modeling infiltration:

Horton’s Equation

This method is based on empirical observations showing that infiltration decreases exponentially from … Read the rest

How to See the Highest Continuity Errors Table in the Output Report Manager In InfoSWMM and SWMM5

How to See the Highest Continuity Errors Table in the Output Report Manager

In the output text report file of InfoSWMM, InfoSWMM SA and SWMM5 there is the Highest Node Continuity Error Table. The Table shows the highest 20 Nodes for percent node continuity errors and the actual continuity error … Read the rest

Culverts in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Culverts in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Excerpt from the EPA manual Storm Water Management Model Reference Manual Volume II – Hydraulics (PDF)

Privileged and Confidential Communication: This electronic mail communication and any documents included hereto may contain confidential and privileged material for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) named above. … Read the rest

Force Mains in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Force Mains in InfoSWMM and SWMM5

Excerpt from the EPA manual Storm Water Management Model Reference Manual Volume II – Hydraulics (PDF)

Privileged and Confidential Communication: This electronic mail communication and any documents included hereto may contain confidential and privileged material for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) named … Read the rest

InfoSWMM and InfoSewer from Innovyze both are Extensions inside of Arc Map (versions 10 to 10.6 and counting)

InfoSWMM and InfoSewer from Innovyze both are Extensions inside of Arc Map (versions 10 to 10.6 and counting). As Innovyze Arc GIS products they (and InfoWater) share a common menu structure: Project, Edit, View, Exchange, Scenario, Tools, Utilities, Applications and Help. InfoSewer only has one Application, InfoSewer Load Allocator, whereas … Read the rest

Exchange Menu in InfoSWMM

Exchange Menu

Descriptions of All Exchange Menu commands in InfoSWMM.

InfoSWMM supports the following data exchange functionality. The Exchange Menu contains the following commands that provide various data exchange functionality. Please refer to the data exchange section for details on how to use the functionality listed under this menu.

Button
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