Things to consider when selecting a drilling and sample data management system

Some things to consider when choosing a drill and sample data management solution that will ensure confidence in your results without depleting your IT budget or burdening your team with excess amo...

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 332 views

Intelligent exploration key to finding new mineral deposits

As projects move deeper under cover, modern exploration scenarios require explorers to assess all the appropriate data on hand for the project to generate more insightful and accurate exploration m...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 389 views

Seabed UXO surveys clear the way for offshore wind farms

Offshore wind power promises to be the way of the future for Europe's burgeoning electricity needs. Locating unexploded ordnance on the seabed is an important first step.

Geosoft Articles | Marine Geophysics | 346 views

Effective approaches to potential field modelling in hydrocarbon exploration

In a challenging economic environment, potential field modelling can prove extremely useful to hydrocarbons exploration.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 380 views

Give them data and they will come

Geoscience data is to exploration what road systems are to transport: a precompetitive asset that jurisdictions must provide if they hope to foster a viable and sustainable mining industry.

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 349 views

MX Deposit offers an affordable, flexible new option for drill results

Red Pine Exploration and Nighthawk Gold are among the exploration companies that have selected MX Deposit for managing their drill logs and results. Recently launched MX Deposit is subscription sof...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 528 views

Guidance on Geophysical Classification for UXO

New 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 s...

Geosoft Articles | Near Surface Geoscience | 1417 views

Botswana Geoscience Portal goes live

The 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-discip...

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 1269 views

Magnetization Vector Inversion helps identify structures in Brazilian gold district

Magnetization 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...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 1614 views

Access to online survey data helps explorers focus their exploration

How access to online government survey data is helping explorers to outline their targets more quickly and efficiently.

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 908 views

Best Practices for Handling the Data Explosion

Five suggestions for best practices to help you handle the data explosion and improve exploration data management.

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 933 views

Harnessing the Power of Parker

Geosoft’s Gerry Connard explains the advantages of using Fast Fourier Transforms (FFT) for gravity and magnetic modelling.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 936 views

When seismic isn't enough

Interview with Dr. Michal Ellen Ruder, Wintermoon Geotechnologies, on the use of gravity and magnetic methods for Oil and Gas exploration.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 977 views

Enhancing geological interpretations with gravity and magnetics across all petroleum plays

As 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.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 1139 views

Modelling the Earth through Inversion

An 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 serv...

Geosoft Articles | Geophysical Inversion Modelling | 931 views

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.

Geosoft Articles | Geophysical Inversion Modelling | 915 views

Introduction of VOXI Earth Modelling technology

Geosoft’s introduction of accessible 3D modelling technology that has advanced exploration geophysics for improved drill targeting. 

Geosoft Articles | Geophysical Inversion Modelling | 869 views

A hybrid solution worth its salt

VALEM (Voxel Assisted Layered Earth Modelling) technology was developed by Geosoft, in collaboration with potential field experts in the energy sector, to address the base of salt challenge.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 344 views

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 unprec...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 2129 views

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 de...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 1826 views

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 ex...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 1789 views

Cloud Computing and Explorers, Geosoft Q&A

Ian 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...

Geosoft Articles | 3069 views

Diamond Discoveries in Canada's North

Modern exploration methods, especially improvements in the ability to trace and analyze kimberlite indicator minerals such as pyrope garnet, chromite and chrome-diopside, have led to significant di...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 4079 views

Closing the Productivity Gap in GIS

GIS and exploration software has come a long way in the past 10 years, especially visualization and 3D modelling. Technology has evolved to allow geoscientists to share data easily between their ma...

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience and GIS | 4405 views

UXO Lands Restoration and Release: Mitigating Residual Risk

When it comes to finding hand grenades, artillery shells or other UXO (unexploded ordnance) buried in the soil, you can never be 100% sure you've found them all. But as the odds improve, contra...

Geosoft Articles | Near Surface Geoscience | 3434 views

What Lies Beneath: Detecting Bombs Under the Earth's Surface

Software and quality control measures are essential to UXO investigations, both for the interpretation of data and the creation of standardized analytical processes. With advancing techniques and t...

Geosoft Articles | Near Surface Geoscience | 3615 views

Narrowing the Field: The new role of Gravity and Magnetics in Oil Exploration

Advances in processing and interpreting gravity and magnetic survey data are opening up highly promising new roles for the technique in oil and gas exploration.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 4020 views

Collaboration Supports Education in Russia

A collaborative education initiative between Perm State University, AGT and Geosoft is helping to train the next generation of geoscientists in new exploration technology and data processing.

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 3857 views

Exploration Technology: Retooling for the digital data revolution

A review of developments in exploration technology that are delivering stronger spatial data access and management capabilities through the Internet, and advanced workflows within GIS. 

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience and GIS | 4496 views

Extending the limits of earth data visualization and exploration [PDF]

Increasingly powerful tools for geoscientific mapping, 3D visualization, and analysis respond to geoscientists’ rising need for greater power, precision and productivity in accessing, integra...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 3350 views

Data Connections: Improving the Data Experience for Geoscientists

This article looks at how improving the way geoscientists connect to data can improve decision-making and results within exploration organizations. 

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 2968 views

Benefits of rapid data assessment and visualization prove themselves in exploration scenarios [PDF]

Rapid data assessment and dynamic visualization helps to reduce risk and to increase prospecting capabilities in exploration.

Geosoft Articles | Energy Geoscience | 5000 views

Workflow Management: Using Software to Define Workflows

The 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, makin...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 2676 views

Strategies for Improving Knowledge Management

A 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, re...

Geosoft Articles | Geoscience Data Management | 2550 views

Purpose-built Workflows for Exploration Geology and Geochemistry [PDF]

A 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 developme...

Geosoft Articles | Mineral Geoscience | 4783 views

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