Em2 models on a map.

Em2 models on a map.

View Emriver Em2 models in a larger map We’ve been busy shipping Em2 models this month–it seems the economy is recovering, or at least agency budgets are moving past last fall’s severe cuts. So we took some time to map the locations of our Em2...

NSF MRI program and our Emriver Em4.

NSF MRI program and our Emriver Em4.

We are hoping that the National Science Foundation’s Major Research Instrumentation program will be a good source of funding for our Emriver Em4 geomodels. The models are mechanically and conceptually proven, and represent a very fertile base for further...

SIUC stream ecology class meets the Em4.

SIUC stream ecology class meets the Em4.

Matt Whiles brought his graduate stream ecology class to LRRD today for a short lecture and a couple of hours with our river models. This is the first time visiting class we’ve had since we installed our Em4, and we had a great time. I always enjoy working with...

Cara off to RRNW, more media work.

Cara off to RRNW, more media work.

We worked on modeling media issues this week, this time on methods to wash it to remove dust and other debris. Here Cara and Jesse agitate a batch. The street value of the exotic color-coded-by-size media in the buckets you see here beside an Em4 box is about $6,000....

Stereo camera mount for the Emriver Em2.

Stereo camera mount for the Emriver Em2.

Stephanie Rhodes, our new business manager since Jan 1, has been working feverishly on our new healthcare and payroll systems, among many other things. She’s doing a great job. Thanks to her I was able to get away from those things and my desk for a little while...