Common HEC‑RAS Workflows

GeoHECRAS can perform the following HEC‑RAS workflows:

  • Floodplain Analysis and Mapping
  • Floodplain Encroachment Studies
  • Roadway Crossing (Bridge & Culvert) Design and Analysis
  • Bridge Replacements
  • Stream Realignment
  • Dam Failure Analysis
  • Scenario Comparisons
  • River Management Studies

GeoHECRAS can generate the following HEC‑RAS output:

  • Floodplain Maps
  • Flood Hazard Maps
  • Flood Animations (unsteady flow only)
  • Cross Section Plots
  • Profile Plots
  • General Profile Plots
  • Rating Curve Plots
  • Stage and Flow Hydrograph Plots
  • Detailed Output Tables
  • Summary Output Tables


About the Author Chris Maeder

Chris Maeder

Chris is an experienced civil engineering and software technology leader, with over 30 years industry experience. With proven expertise in global software development, he has built engineering teams that adapt quickly, focus on what’s important and, most importantly, deliver. He is a licensed professional civil engineer with extensive experience in water resource engineering. He has performed and supervised engineering projects in urban stormwater drainage, transportation and roadway drainage, storm sewer design, detention pond design, stormwater quality, green infrastructure, watershed management planning, wastewater sewers, water distribution networks, pump stations, FEMA flood studies, bridge and culvert design, bridge scour and armoring, dam failure analysis, seepage and groundwater modeling, and environmental permits.

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