The Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Software Directory catalogues 1681 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 837 worldwide suppliers and publishers of these programs.

From the latest newsletter, here are the most recent updates relevant to mining—you will have to access the site to get the links.

Geosynthetics

  • Dimension Solution - Updated 25 September 2005
  • EC-DESIGN - Updated 25 September 2005
  • EPI Spec Disk - Updated 27 September 2005
  • ErosionWorks Online - Updated 26 February 2006
  • GeoCoPS - Updated 27 September 2005
  • MACRA 1 2000 - Updated 27 September 2005
  • SpectraPave 2 - Updated 26 February 2006

Rock mechanics

  • Unwedge - Updated 26 February 2006

Slope stability (rock)

  • AutoBlock - New 10 December 2006 - See my pick of the new programs below
  • Rock stability - Updated 18 September 2006
  • Swedge - Updated 10 December 2006

Geophysics (surface)

  • BYSeis - New 23 April 2006
  • EarthImager 1D - New 10 December 2006.
  • EarthImager 2D - New 10 December 2006
  • EarthImager 3D - New 10 December 2006
  • Geogiga Resistivity - New 10 December 2006
  • Geogiga Seismic - New 10 December 2006
  • SmartStack 1.0 - New 23 April 2006
  • VIEWSEIS - Updated 17 December 2006
  • Visual SUNT - New 26 February 2006
  • WinSism - New 26 February 2006