Stratigraphic interpretation and modelling

We provide the knowledge and tools for the construction of 3D models and interpretation of complete geological frameworks, supported and cross-validated by multiple data sets.

We offer solutions to address the need to include complex fault networks, vertical repeats, overturned folding, and additional 3D geometries into structural models. Our team has expertise in all aspects of resource modelling, including burden characterization, which is crucial to improve mine design and support blasting decisions; all of which leads to substantial operational cost savings and increased profitability. With years of experience carrying out complex geological modelling projects, we are specialists in providing our clients with innovative interpretation and modelling results. We have called upon that experience and expertise to develop proofs of concept, as well as implement systems, establish workflows, and set up tools specific to the coal industry.
Our team works across the complete spectrum of geophysical techniques. We provide analytical and interpretational value in ore body detectability analysis, survey design, geologically-constrained inversion, 3D geological modelling, integrated interpretation, drillhole targeting, contract geophysical research, and geophysical software development.

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Through levelling and analysis of commonly collected wireline parameters, our team has been able to characterize rock types and interpolate rock properties into the 3D structural framework using industry-standard geostatistical tools.

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Case studies
April, 30 2019

ERO Copper Curaçá Valley, Brazil

Maximizing value: 3D data integration and interpretation. One of the main challenges in exploration is increasing our subsurface knowledge...
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February, 16 2019

Mutooroo Iron Project area, Australia

Geophysical detection of hydrothermal alteration footprints. Presented at AEGC2018 by John McGaughey...
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Case studies
February, 04 2019

Darlot Gold Mine Area, Australia

3D Interpretation of geological, 3D seismic, and conventional geophysical data for brownfields exploration targeting...
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Software tips
March, 09 2021

Improved scatter plots

In Geoscience INTEGRATOR, you can can increase/decrease the node size, take snapshots, zoom in on an area of interest...
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September, 13 2021

Manual classifications vs Project classifications

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Geoscience ANALYST
March, 11 2021

Peak finder – Geoscience ANALYST geoapps: Python application

Past event. Link to recording available here.
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Geoscience ANALYST
August, 19 2021

Drillhole data interpretation – Geoscience ANALYST free viewer and Python

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June, 22 2021

Using Python in Geoscience ANALYST Pro – Virtual Lecture

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Software tips
January, 13 2022

New raster imports

In Geoscience ANALYST you can now import GeoTIFF (tif, tiff), ERMapper (ers), and Surfer (grd)... ..
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Geoscience ANALYST
February, 10 2022

Crustal scale gravity modelling and isostatic correction over central Chile

View recording - Thomas demonstrates how to apply an isostatic correction to gravity data through a case study over central Chile using...
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Software tips
March, 01 2019

Create array property from scalar properties

This command, found in GOCAD's Property menu, creates a multi-dimensional array property from user-selected properties...
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Geoscience ANALYST
May, 04 2020

Displaying drillholes

Past event, view here or via our YouTube channel...
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A single platform for unifying data

We use the best technology to offer the repeatability and speed advantages of implicit modelling, resulting in a modelling environment that allows any fault complexity and representation. Our solution provides the simplicity of 2D grid modelling with the geological complexity of 3D volumetric surface modelling. It also facilitates rapid updates of models with newly acquired data.

Extracting additional value from data with machine learning

Applying machine learning to large volumes of wireline data, Mira Geoscience has developed a method for semi-automatic lithofacies classification. Using a data-driven approach, standardized geological logs can be extracted directly from borehole geophysical logs. Through levelling and analysis of commonly collected wireline parameters, our team has been able to characterize rock types and interpolate rock properties into the 3D structural framework using industry-standard geostatistical tools.

Data sets we work with

Mira Geoscience ensures fast, intuitive, and accurate 3D earth models, regardless of your data types. We work with geological, geophysical, geochemical, and geotechnical data from different mining industry formats: ArcGIS, MapInfo, AutoCAD, GOCAD/SKUA, Gemcom, Surpac, CAE Studio, Vulcan, Geosoft, Leapfrog, ER Mapper, ioGAS, UBC-GIF, VPmg, Profile Analyst, Maxwell, and others.

Our team of experts

Our specialized stratigraphic modelling services rely on the experience of a seasoned team. Our geologists and geophysicists work closely with you to build an integrated 3D stratigraphic model that captures the criteria that are relevant. Our straightforward process facilitates the definition of exploration objectives, target criteria, and modelling actions. Our team has the experience to work with you to translate conceptual exploration models into data requirements and modelling actions across the spectrum of mineral commodities and deposit types. We provide guidance and services from model construction to the deployment of 3D expert-system targeting workflows.

Our team of experts

Please contact our team for additional information about our products and services