Facilities

Facilities, Equipment, and Software

The Center for Water Supply Studies has the facilities and equipment to address difficult and complex hydrologic and geologic problems and issues, including computer and lab facilities, lab and field equipment, and GIS, modeling, and subsurface interpretation software.

Facilities

Natural Resources Center Offices

Facilities of the Center for Water Supplies Studies, located within the Natural Resource Center (NRC), include a wet laboratory (core and analytical processing) and office space for computer workstations including GIS and Geophysical workstations.

Natural Resources Center Core
Image 1. Carlos F. Truan Natural Resource Center (NRC) Image 2. Wet Laboratory- Core processing and layout

analytical

GIS

Image 3. Analytical Laboratory       Image 4. Computer and Workstation Laboratory-GIS and Geophysical Workstations

Equipment

Laboratory Equipment

Field Equipment

  Spectrophotometers   EM-31 Conductivity Meter
  Hach Water Test Kits    Strategem EH-4 Magnetotelluric Sounder
  Permeameters   Insitu Hermit Datalogger
  Grainsize Analysis Equipment   Water-level Loggers
  Durridge Rad 7- radon detector   Stream Gauging Equipment
  Piezometer
  Core Sampler
em31 stream gauging
Image 5. EM-31 Conductivity Meter Image 6Stream Gauging Equipment
Water level logger stratagem
Image 7. Water-level Loggers   Image 8. Strategem EH-4 Magnetotelluric Sounder

Software

  • ESRI ArcMap and ArcScene GIS Software
    • Complete Geographic Information System Software
    • PETRA Well Log Correlation and Cross-Section Software
  • Seismic and Subsurface Correlation Software
    • Seismic Analysis and Stratigraphic Interpretation Software
    • Seismic Analysis and Interpretation Software
    • Seismic Interpretation Software
  • Groundwater Vistas
    • Groundwater Vistas Modeling Software
  • RSI ENVI Remote Sensing Software
  • Oracle Groundwater and Subsurface Database
model
Image 9. Groundwater Vistas Modeling Software