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About Robert Dickinson

Robert Dickinson is a Product Sector Leader with Innovyze in the USA for InfoSewer, InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM. He has over 42+ years experience in modeling the key hydrologic, water quality and hydraulic processes involved in urban and surburban drainage design and analysis. He has been very lucky to work with many talented engineers and scientists in his professional life at the University of Florida, XP Software, CDMSmith, the US EPA and at Innovyze Inc which allows him to offer worldwide support, training and sales/adaptation help for the Innovyze Products InfoSWMM, InfoSewer, InfoSWMM 2D, H20Map SWMM, SWMMLive and SWMM features in ICM and ICM SE. Short Time History: Product Sector Leader with @Innovyze for InfoSWMM / InfoSewer, 46+ years w/ SWMM3/4/5 11+ Years w/ @Innovyze! 8+ years @CDMSmith 9 years w/ XPSWMM 17 years @UF Very long bio - https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/my-history-various-versions-swmm-swmm3-swmm4-swmm5-robert-dickinson?trk=prof-post

#German #Hydrology in #InfoSWMM 14.5 and H2OMAP #SWMM 14.5 with #SWMM5 #LID Controls #Groundwater and #Continuous #Simulation

This blog describes how the German Runoff hydrology converts precipitation excess (rainfall and/or snowmelt less infiltration, evaporation, and initial abstraction) into surface runoff (overland flow). InfoSWMM is a distributed model as it allows a study area to be subdivided into any number … Continue reading

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Import of German ISYBAU XML 2006 Files using a new tool in the InfoSWMM Exchange Menu

Globally, aging water and wastewater infrastructure is rapidly deteriorating and sometimes failing, with potentially dire human, environmental and financial consequences.  A vital background to investigating and understanding the infrastructure is having inspection data and images, the infrastructure history and the … Continue reading

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New Quick Run Button in RDII Analyst for Fast RTK Calibration

One of the most powerful InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM Application Tools from Innovyze is RDII Analyst.  RDII Analyst will separate out the Groundwater base flow, Dry Weather Flow (DWF), DWF Patterns, estimate the Wet Weather flow component or RDII  Rainfall … Continue reading

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Innovyze RDII Analyst for the Analysis and Calibration of RDII, DWF, DWF Patterns and GWI in Sewer Collection Systems

One of the most powerful InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM Application Tools from Innovyze is RDII Analyst.  RDII Analyst will separate out the Groundwater base flow, Dry Weather Flow (DWF), DWF Patterns, estimate the Wet Weather flow component or RDII  Rainfall … Continue reading

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New – Five Infiltration Options Now in InfoSWMM v14.5 and H2OMap SWMM v14.5 for Watershed Modeling – Updated for 2017

Infiltration from the pervious area is a marvelous and from a runoff volume and runoff peak perspective a vital process in modeling the hydrology and ultimately the hydraulics of your Watersheds.  Figure 1 shows the five options available in InfoSWMM … Continue reading

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The Advanced Force Network Support Solution for both EPS and Steady State Modeling – Update for 2017

The Advanced Force Network Support allows the simulation of multiple upstream and downstream force mains entering and leaving one chamber junction during both Steady State and Extended Period Dynamic Simulation or EPS solutions in InfoSewer. All of the force mains, pumps, … Continue reading

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20 Interesting Features of Innovyze H2OMAP Sewer – 2017 Update

H2OMAP Sewer is a  stand-alone GIS-based computer program for use in the planning, design, analysis, and expansion of sanitary, storm and combined sewer collection systems.  Here are twenty interesting features about H2OMAP Sewer and an inverse color Map look at the H2OMAP Sewer … Continue reading

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How to Use Trace Upstream, Domain Manager and Facility Manager in InfoSewer to Find the CE

InfoSewer and H2OMAP Sewer do not have table of node continuity errors only an overall continuity error (CE) balance.  If you have a continuity error then you can use the process of divide and conquer to find the location of … Continue reading

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InfoSWMM, H2OMAP SWMM, InfoSWMM SA Fully Supports the EPA SWMM-CAT Climate Change Adjustment Tool

Introduction The Innovyze products InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM are always based on the current version of EPA SWMM 5 (the current version is 5.1.010) and we are pleased to announce that the current version of both InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM … Continue reading

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Vertical Roughness Differentiation in InfoSWMM for a Link

The Vertical Roughness Threshold allows the user of InfoSWMM or H2OMAP SWMM to have a simple differentiation of roughness in a link.  The Threshold depth which is entered as a fraction of the total link depth allows the simulation of … Continue reading

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