SiteFX supports a wide range of file formats. If you require information or support for a file format that is not listed below, please contact us directly.
SiteFX is a database driven software product. We provide the data structure for free and it is non-proprietary. The database structure was developed by EarthFX beginning in 1997. We support the following database systems:
To learn more about the EarthFX Earth Science Data Model, click here.
The following generic file types can be imported directly into SiteFX. The import builder tool in SiteFX will allow you a great amount of flexibility when working with these formats.
The SiteFX Data Import tools work for practically any lab. The following labs have file formats that have been confirmed to be compatible with SiteFX. If you work with a lab not listed below, there is still is a good chance that the file can be imported.
To add your lab to the list below, please contact us directly.
Virtually all labs can produce files in a format that is compatible with our generic data importer. In a worse case scenario (or often for historic data) you can copy the data into one of our Excel templates and then load the data.
SiteFX data logger importing tools can import loggers files containing water level / barometric, climate and stream/sewer/open channel area-velocity data. In the case of water level loggers, SiteFX can also import barometric data and perform the compensation calculations.
Data logger files are typically text based files. These files usually have a header section (for example, logger name and location) and a data section. Because the header and data layouts can vary widely from logger to logger, files that are not automatically recognized by SiteFX either need:
SiteFX has been programmed to understand the logger files produced by these manufacturers. To add your product to the list, please contact us directly.
SiteFX has a file testing tool that can be used to check for compatibility. If a file is not currently supported, you can either copy the data to an Excel template and load the data using SiteFX's generic importer, or contact EarthFX to add support for this file format at no-cost.
SiteFX can produce Chain of Custody files in the following file formats:
To add support for a specific format, please contact EarthFX.
SiteFX can product Bottle / Sample Container Formats in the following layouts/sizes:
Data from SiteFX can be output in the following formats:
If you wish to have support added for your own format, please contact EarthFX.
SiteFX can import data from: