‘River Residency’ with University of Michigan

‘River Residency’ with University of Michigan

Elementary students are getting hands-on river training thanks to the work of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and our portable Emriver models. UM’s “River Residency” water education workshops use our Emriver Em3 geomodel at a local school to teach river...


The Summer of Flumes

The Summer of Flumes

We’ve had an exciting summer at LRRD. After six years of development, the Emflume1 is now on three continents, and we seem to be busier than ever. Back in May, Emflume1 users at the University of Adelaide Australian School of Petroleum sent us several photos, and...

Our first international Em3 ships.

Our first international Em3 ships.

Yesterday we shipped our first Em3 outside the United States, to the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries in Berlin.  This model is a single axis tilt version; with adjustable tilt along the long or downstream axis. Current research projects...

LE Sauer Machine visits, and a model goes to Austria

LE Sauer Machine visits, and a model goes to Austria

Steve and Warren discuss a prototype Warren Sauer of LE Sauer Machine, a long-time Little River collaborator, came by our shop Friday with two of his fabricators, Pak Chittakhone, who builds the supports for our Em2 and Em3 models, and Tim Skornia, who welds our...