Groundhog Desktop

BGS Technologies — Software

We all believe that a safe, sustainable and well-understood environment that makes best use of new and existing resources is a cornerstone of progress.

From the management and use of natural resources to the safe creation, regeneration and maintenance of the built environment, we understand that high-quality site investigation coupled with conceptual geological understanding is key. Software that enables you to interpret your data, create models and communicate risks and insights can take things to the next level, but such digital tools are often complex, highly specialised and costly.

That’s why we’re developing Groundhog Desktop. Our community version is available as a free download.

Groundhog desktop software
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Groundhog Desktop is an integrated tool for geological interpretation and modelling work. BGS © UKRI.

We believe that you should have access to geological software which is powerful without being complicated or expensive. With Groundhog, our mission is to provide you with a simple, effective way of visualising and interpreting site data as well as developing conceptual and 3D digital geological models.

Download Groundhog Desktop

  • Please complete the form below to download a free Community version of our Groundhog software.
View our brochure

For further details, please download our PDF product brochure.

Licence keys and trial versions

For Groundhog Professional license keys and trials please visit specialist environmental consultancy LQM.

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