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Botswana Geoscience Portal goes liveThe Botswana Geoscience Portal, a partnership initiative of the Botswana Geoscience Institute, Geosoft and industry sponsors, is now live. The geoscience portal provides free access to multi-disciplinary, datasets from Ngamiland, a district in the country's northwest.
Magnetization Vector Inversion helps identify structures in Brazilian gold districtMagnetization Vector Inversion (MVI) helped identify structures in the Pontes e Lacerda area of southwestern Brazil, a gold district at -12° latitude where magnetic anomalies with inverted polarity are poorly understood, in a study presented by Geosoft at SIMEXMIN 2016.
Guidance on Geophysical Classification for UXONew approaches for geophysical classification of UXO are helping to save time and money by reducing the excavation of harmless debris. These and other advantages are explained in a series of fact sheets on Geophysical Classification for Munitions Response published by the Interstate Technology & Regulatory Council (ITRC). 
Giving seismic an uplift with gravity and magnetic modellingTaking the time to integrate gravity and magnetics with seismic data can pay off for oil and gas explorers with limited budgets. 
Choosing the right magnetic field inversion method for your geological situation

Validating or improving geological models with magnetic field data is an important part of creating a unified 3D exploration model to guide drill planning. The benefit of the Magnetization Vector Inversion technique, now proven in the field, is its ability to produce results that are consistent with more geological environments than conventional susceptibility modelling. 

Enhancing geological interpretations with gravity and magnetics across all petroleum playsAs the utility of gravity and magnetic methods for oil exploration expands, so does the need for more awareness on how these methods can be used to enhance geological interpretations.
Smarter use of big data, geophysics, and cloud computing can help boost discovery rates

Deposits may have become harder to find in recent decades, but by eliminating instrument noise, making 3D geophysical inversion an integral part of the exploration process and harnessing the unprecedented computing power of the cloud, Rio Tinto aims to see what is currently hidden.

How geophysical inversion boosts confidence at every exploration stage

From validating geology on grassroots project to finding new ore around existing mines, geophysical inversion is taking some of the risk out of high stakes mineral exploration. Recent technology developments have turned inversion into a fast and responsive tool that can be used at every stage to delineate targets with greater speed and accuracy.

Reducing risk: the advantages of Magnetization Vector Inversion

Magnetization Vector Inversion (MVI) is a technique introduced by Geosoft to help eliminate erroneous assumptions about magnetization. After a year of application in mineral exploration, project examples confirm that MVI results provide a more reliable representation of subsurface geology.

Three keys to unlocking value in your exploration data

One of the questions many organizations struggle with is 'where to start' with data management. This article identifies 3 key drivers that can be your first step towards improved exploration data management. 

Seeing the shades of grey in 3D inversion This article looks at the latest thinking, and technology, that’s making geophysical inversion techniques more reliable and informative as an aid for mineral exploration.
Introduction of VOXI Earth Modelling technologyGeosoft’s introduction of accessible 3D modelling technology that has advanced exploration geophysics for improved drill targeting. 
Best Practices for Handling the Data ExplosionFive suggestions for best practices to help you handle the data explosion and improve exploration data management.
UXO Lands Restoration and Release: Mitigating Residual Risk

CH2M HILL;  ECC; NAEVA Geophysics; US Department of Defense, Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP);

Narrowing the Field: The new role of Gravity and Magnetics in Oil ExplorationAdvances in processing and interpreting gravity and magnetic survey data are opening up highly promising new roles for the technique in oil and gas exploration.
Exploration Technology: Retooling for the digital data revolutionA review of developments in exploration technology that are delivering stronger spatial data access and management capabilities through the Internet, and advanced workflows within GIS. 
Extending the limits of earth data visualization and explorationIncreasingly powerful tools for geoscientific mapping, 3D visualization, and analysis respond to geoscientists’ rising need for greater power, precision and productivity in accessing, integrating, and understanding large volumes of diverse data. This article describes some of the practical implications for the minerals and other industries.
Data Connections: Improving the Data Experience for GeoscientistsThis article looks at how improving the way geoscientists connect to data can improve decision-making and results within exploration organizations. 
Benefits of rapid data assessment and visualization prove themselves in exploration scenariosRapid data assessment and dynamic visualization helps to reduce risk and to increase prospecting capabilities in exploration.
Workflow Management: Using Software to Define WorkflowsThe focus is shifting from data collection to working with data to achieve project outcomes. This article provides an example of how you can use software to define workflows for finding data, making it compatible, and processing it in an effective and consistent way.
Strategies for Improving Knowledge ManagementA look at how adopting a knowledge management strategy can help exploration companies to close the widening rift between the volumes of data and the supply of geoscientists needed to process it, retain and share knowledge that could lead to the next big discovery.
Purpose-built Workflows for Exploration Geology and GeochemistryA look at how simple, multidisciplinary workflows can help you get the job done faster and better – increasing the effectiveness of exploration geology from target selection to mine development. 
Modelling the Earth through InversionAn interview with Geosoft Chief Technologist Ian MacLeod on the benefits of 3D inversion modelling, and the company’s plans to introduce voxel inversion modelling technology as an online service.
Cloud Computing and Explorers, Geosoft Q&AIan MacLeod, Geosoft Chief Technologist, looks at the past, present and future of cloud computing from the perspective of earth explorers and exploration. The ultimate experience, long term, is one where all of our data and the tools we apply to our data are hosted in the cloud. But there are several challenges to overcome before we get there.
When seismic isn't enoughInterview with Dr. Michal Ellen Ruder, Wintermoon Geotechnologies, on the use of gravity and magnetic methods for Oil and Gas exploration.
Harnessing the Power of ParkerGeosoft’s Gerry Connard explains the advantages of using Fast Fourier Transforms (FFT) for gravity and magnetic modelling.
Access to online survey data helps explorers focus their explorationHow access to online government survey data is helping explorers to outline their targets more quickly and efficiently.
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