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DATA BASE PACKAGE FOR HYDROLOGICAL AND METEOROLOGICAL DATA (DAWACO)
1. Purpose and objectives
A package for entry, storage, retrieval and presentation of hydrological and meteorological data.
Dawaco is a fully menu-driven data base package, which can handle the following types of data:
- Well characteristics
Data can be entered manual or can be imported from Ascii-formatted
files. Data consistency checks are incorporated in the data entry options.
Data can be presented in a wide range of tabular and graphical forms,
or can be exported to other systems. By using ODBC drivers the data can be consulted directly.
5. Operational requirements and restrictions
The package is available for DOS and Windows 95 operating systems and has the same requirements of those operating systems.
6. Form of presentation
Run-time versions are available on CD-ROM and include an on-line
7. Operational experience
The Dutch version of the package is used by 20 Public Water Supply
Companies in the Netherlands and 4 Water Supply Companies in Belgium
The English version is used by the Egyptian Water Authorities and
8. Originator and technical support
IWACO B.V., Consultants for Water and Environment, Rotterdam, The
10. Conditions on use
A charge will be made for supplying the package.
|(First entered:31 JULY 01||
Last updated: 19 JAN 98)