DesignSoftware by HAURATON
Quick, simple and precise hydraulic drainage design for your project
Freedom to Design, Free to Use
Our new web-based application ‘DesignSoftware’ provides construction industry professionals with quick, simple hydraulic analysis, channel sizing, project design and product specification for the company’s range of surface drainage systems whilst working on their own desk-top computers and laptops.
User-friendly and free-of-charge, HAURATON ‘DesignSoftware’ gives engineers the flexibility to create their own drainage designs with just three clicks to a hydraulic calculation.
DesignSoftware Key Features
Key features include:
- Freedom to create linear drainage designs on desktop and laptop computers
- User-friendly interface with quick, clear and simple steps to final calculations
- Accurate, precise hydraulic analysis and channel sizing with the design methodology independently tested and validated
- HAURATON’s range of channel drainage systems included for total design flexibility
- Incorporates a UK Rainfall Map using data from the ‘Flood Studies Report’ (UK version)
- Automatic generation of project documents for specification support
DesignSoftware Detailed Features
User-friendly, intuitive interface with quick, clear, simple steps to final calculations.
Hydraulic calculations based on widely used ‘Modified-Manning-Strickler’ formula. Hydraulic discharge provided on a free outflow basis.
Accommodates HAURATON’s core range of linear drainage systems for total design flexibility (for civils, commercial, landscape and other project types). Includes all channel types and depths available.
Rainfall intensity options in mm/h, l/s*Ha and l/s*m2.
UK Software: Rainfall Map using data from ‘Flood Studies Report’. User options for Return Period, Storm Duration and Climate Change.
Automatic and manual channel run design functions.
Constant-depth and step-fall channel configuration options.
Accommodates both 0% and positive longitudinal ground slopes.
Detailed hydraulic analysis of channel run designs.
Controlled discharge/water attenuation function for HICAP® Slot Channel designs.
Quick user tools for adding/duplicating runs, resetting designs, adding notes etc.
‘Drag & Drop’ function for adding Point Inflows to the channel run design. Tributary channels can be linked to the main channel run being designed.
‘Drag & Drop’ function for adding system Accessories to the channel run design.
Comprehensive product library for ‘one-stop’ specification data. HAURATON website links for additional product information.
HELP file and tool-tips for detailed design guidance and advice.
Project folder for registered users offering safe and secure server storage of final designs. Option to export design files for external storage.
Automatic generation of .pdf project documents for specification support. Hydraulic Analysis, Materials List and Information datasheets available.
DesignSoftware has been tested extensively and the methodology validated by an independent hydraulics consultancy company.
Our ‘in-house’ hydraulic design software has been used successfully by HAURATON technical personnel for over 30 years with total reliability.
Registered users (password protected) have access to safe and secure server storage regarding their final designs.
Designs remain strictly confidential unless users tick to ‘share with HAURATON’.
Registered users have the option to export design files for external storage in their own computers or for sharing with colleagues for further design or discussion.
DesignSoftware has been configured to comply fully with GDPR ‘data privacy’ regulations.
Hydraulic Design - Additional Systems
For hydraulic design of additional HAURATON systems not included within our DesignSoftware, please refer to your HAURATON subsidiary or local trade partner for technical support.
Experience & Expertise
A world leader in the manufacture of modular surface drainage systems, HAURATON drainage products have been supplied onto major projects within international markets for over sixty-five years.
We developed our first linear drainage system in 1956. Since that time the HAURATON brand has become known around the world as a benchmark for quality, reliability, durability and service.
HAURATON has used ‘in-house’ hydraulic design software to create project designs for over 30 years with total reliability.
In addition to this new software application, HAURATON offers a comprehensive design service, which is also free of charge.
Contact us for specialised design support: