Category: EPANET related

First community release of the EPANET toolkit

It took us just over one year since the announcement of an open source EPANET initiative to release the first community version of the EPANET toolkit (the EPANET engine DLL). This is now version EPANET 2.1. From the release note: The

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Re-Engineering the user interface of EPANET

Two important initiatives started this year. The first is the announcement of the Open Source EPANET project which is currently focused on the EPANET engine (solver). The second is a tender (or solicitation) issued by the USEPA for the “Re-Engineering SWMM and

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AccuWater – EPANET web application

This is a guest post by Mark Wilson, founder of AccuModel. Hello readers of the water-simulation blog. I am happy to announce the release of the first version of our first product AccuWater. This is an EPANET2 based water distribution system

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Irrigateplus – EPANET irrigation software

This is a guest post by David García, manager of IrrigatePlus. Irrigateplus is a program based on EPANET that includes, in a single program, all the necessary tools for the design, calculation and analysis of irrigation systems. Even though IrrigatePlus

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How to open EPANET’s help file on Windows 10?

Since Microsoft rolled out Windows Vista the help files viewer was not included in the standard installation and user had to install the Windows Help program separately. This fix worked fine up to Windows 8.1. Earlier this year Windows 10 was

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Announcement of an open source EPANET initiative

Dominic Boccelli published today an announcement about a new open source EPANET initiative: The EPANET program and source code have played invaluable roles in research and practice in the WDSA field. The undersigned supporters of the Open Source EPANET initiative acknowledge the

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epanetReader – R package for reading EPANET water network simulation data

Brad Eck published epanetReader which is an R package for reading water network simulation data in Epanet’s .inp and .rpt formats into R. The package code is available on GitHub and can help with analysis and visualization of the network data and simulation

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A possible privacy issue with EPANET-Z

EPANET-Z is a modified version of EPANET which displays online maps/imagery as a background. This is a very useful tool which expands the capabilities of EPANET. The program, from Zonum Solutions, is downloaded about 30 times a month from this blog only. It

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EPANET Excel Add-In

A colleague of mine sent me an Excel Add-In which utilize the EPANET Toolkit functions. This Add-In is just the right tool for all Excel users who want to make custom EPANET simulations without writing a line of code, just

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The creator of EPANET has retired

Jim Uber posted on the EPANET-Users list that Lew Rossman, the creator of EPANET, has retired. He also sent the code of QHCSIM which Lew published back in 1991 and might be the first public version of a combined hydraulic

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