Welcome to EarthFX

Welcome to Earthfx

Founded in 1997, Earthfx is a leading provider of advanced software and consulting services for integrated surface water/groundwater modelling, environmental data management, geologic and geophysical data analysis. 

Consulting Services and Modelling: Earthfx is a world leader in the emerging field of integrated surface water/groundwater modelling.   We have constructed numerous models using the USGS GSFLOW model, the leading open source integrated model. Project applications include Source Water Protection water budgeting, quarry and mine impact assessment, oilsand cumulative effects analysis, water supply, eco-hydrology and drought analysis.

Software and Data Hosting: Our software products and data hosting services have been used to streamline and manage information and reporting for municipal water supply, power generation, contaminated sites, water management and conservation authorities.  

Integration and Customization: Our seamless integration of consulting services and software development allows us to provide advanced solutions customized to meet our client’s specific needs.  Our exceptional library of code (the foundation of our commercial products) is continually evolving and expanding through both advanced consulting projects and long term strategic development.  Our blend of consulting, software development and project data hosting is unique, and ensures that our products and services are both industry leading and extensively tested in-house prior to release.   

Data-driven Approach and Data Model: Earthfx was founded on the principle that structured data management is the foundation needed for all advanced analysis and engineering solutions.  All of our products and services are based on relational database technology and our proven open source Earthfx Data Model.   This long term view and recognition that data drives all decision making only becomes more relevant as technology evolves.  Our entire workflow revolves around centralized database servers that guarantee unmatched efficiency and integration. 

What's New at EarthFX

Watertech 2015 Conference Presentation   Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Earthfx will once again be presenting at the Watertech conference this April 20-22 at the Delta Kananaskis Hotel. The conference is a terrific opportunity to meet and network!  Dirk Kassenaar will be presenting a paper titled "Assessing Cumulative Effects with Integrated Modelling" at 3:40 pm on  Tuesday April 21.



CWRA 2014 Canada Water Resources Congress   Monday, April 28, 2014

EarthFX will be in Hamilton, Ontario June 2nd to 4th for the Canadian Water Resources Association’s 2014 Congress.  The theme of this year’s conference is “Water: What is The Future We Want?  Our Environmental, Socioeconomic and Political Agendas.”  EarthFX will be presenting a number of papers relating to our recent modelling work, as well as exhibiting some our newly developed software solutions including the Mobile Sampling Manager add-on for SiteFX. 

The Mobile Sampling Manager is web-based sample collection system that is compatible with any tablet, smartphone or laptop device and allows every aspect of your field collection program to be synchronized directly with your database.  The features of the Mobile Sampling Manager include:

  • Lab sampling, with full chain of custody tracking in the field,
  • Scripted field measurement and survey protocols including direct data entry,
  • GPS tagged and sample-linked photo collection,
  • Integrated Google Maps with GPS coordinate tracking and location confirmation.


Swing by our booth for a full demo, hope to see you in June!

Watertech 2014   Monday, April 07, 2014

Earthfx will be attending the Watertech 2014 Symposium April 9-11 in Banff, Alberta. Swing by our booth to see what's new! We will also be presenting some of our recent work:

  • Monitoring/Modelling Session - Friday, April 11 at 8:50am
    "Data Management and Calibration Strategies for Integrated Modelling"
New SiteFX Update - Nov 2013   Wednesday, December 04, 2013

A new SiteFX update has been released. This update contains minor updates only. Only update if you are experiencing problems or are using a version older than