we offer support for


  • Installation/Update
  • Tuning for local earthquake monitoring including
    • Integration of NonLinLoc (Anthony Lomax,
    • Integration of local velocity models
    • Configuration of screloc to use region dependent velocity models in the automatic processing
    • Tuning of the detector of scautopick for local earthquakes
    • Configuration of the post-picker of scautopick for local earthquakes
    • Configuration of the 2 pipeline concept to process local, regional, regional and teleseismic earthquakes parallel
    • Implementation of the local ML formula
    • Generation of local custom made maps
  • User training for SeisComP3, any gempa module and system administration on all levels:
    • beginner
    • advanced
    • customized


  • Installation/Update
  • Integration of tide gauge stations or buoys
  • Custom interface development to import local tide gauge or buoy data
  • Custom interface development for local tsunami simulations/databases

Dissemination server

  • Installation/Update
  • Generation of custom message templates for email, SMS, fax
  • Interface development for other services (for example Twitter)
  • User training

System monitoring

  • Active system monitoring with remote maintenance
  • Email/SMS notification about state of health information


How we interact with you

  • Email/phone support
  • Web-based project management
  • Issue tracking tool
  • Remote maintenance (SSH, remote desktop, ...)
  • On site maintenance


gempa GmbH is one of the most experienced companies providing services for earthquake monitoring and tsunami warning centers. Clients are for example BMKG (Jakarta), INCOIS (India), CEA (France) and GNS Science (New Zealand).

We support you with project planning and realization in terms of

  • requirement analysis for hard- and software for
    • data acquisition
    • earthquake monitoring
    • tsunami simulation
    • warning dissemination
  • requirement analysis for communication bandwidth for data acquisition
  • recommendation for system components and techniques like
    • servers
    • workstations (multiple displays)
    • raid systems
    • virtualization