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  • Hindcast 20/20 Storm Modeling August 26, 2019 Hindcast 20/20 Storm Modeling
    Property damage in the US from the 2017 Hurricane Season has been estimated at more than $200 billion. To support clients in determining the cause of hurricane damage, INTERA developed a web-based GIS application called “Hindcast 20/20” that provides a tool to evaluate impacts on a property located within a hurricane storm impact area. Hindcast ...
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  • Development of Fully Integrated GoldSim and PhreeqC Water Balance and Geochemical Model June 05, 2019 Development of Fully Integrated GoldSim and PhreeqC Water Balance and Geochemical Model
    Coupling GoldSim and PhreeqC GoldSim is a software platform for visualizing and simulating dynamically complex flow systems in engineering, science and business. In the environmental and mining arena, GoldSim is typically used to understand (or design) complex fluid or material movement by tracking the quantities of material moving around a system. When GoldSim is used to ...
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  • Surface Water-Groundwater Interaction Issues in Texas February 05, 2019 Surface Water-Groundwater Interaction Issues in Texas
    Steve Young, PhD, PE, PG, CGWP, a Principal Geoscientist at INTERA, recently co-authored a paper, with Robert Mace and Carlos Rubenstein, entitled Surface Water-Groundwater Interaction Issues in Texas. ABSTRACT In Texas, surface water is owned and regulated by the State of Texas, whereas groundwater is owned by respective property owners under the rule of capture. Owners of ...
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  • Optimizing Well Performance Through Dynamic Flow and Chemistry Profiling October 10, 2018 Optimizing Well Performance Through Dynamic Flow and Chemistry Profiling
    Stringent drinking water standards for constituents like chromium, arsenic, volatile organic compounds, and nitrates, combined with continually higher demand for groundwater resources have led to the need for more efficient and accurate well characterization. Many wells are screened across multiple aquifers to maximize groundwater production, and since these aquifers can have different water qualities, the ...
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