Title: Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Software Directory 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Software Directory 
Author / Producer Type: Professional / trade / industry associations, institutes or networks 
Web link for product information: http://www.ggsd.com/  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Information management systems-->Information management systems overview
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Remediation options overview
 
Short description: The GGSD is compiled and maintained by Tim Spink and was first published in 1996. It receives over 10 million page hits per year. Entries in the Directory are free. 
Long description: The Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Software Directory (GGSD) catalogues 1732 programs in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering, Soil Mechanics, Rock Mechanics, Engineering Geology, Foundation Engineering, Hydrogeology, Geoenvironmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Data Analysis and Data Visualisation and lists 882 worldwide suppliers and publishers of these programs. Programs are indexed by program name, program category, operating system and program status, and the Directory entries are listed by category. Program publishers and suppliers are indexed by organisation name and by country. The Directories of programs, publishers and suppliers are cross-referenced. The Directory also gives 26 links to other WWW sites featuring geotechnical, geoenvironmental or related software. There is a free GGSD Newsletter to keep you informed of new software. Newly added is information on data exchange file formats that has been gathered as part of a research project for CIRIA. 
Submitted By: Dr Stefan Gödeke WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 20/07/2009