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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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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November, 17 2020

Using magnetic susceptibility measurements to define mineral exploration targets

Combining magnetic survey data with measured drillcore susceptibility data greatly increases the resolution and geometrical accuracy of the magnetic inversion...
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Software tips
January, 03 2019

Customizing metadata

Version 3.0 of Geoscience INTEGRATOR has a new layout for data set summaries that allows you to document any general information as custom...
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Developer’s sandbox
October, 28 2020

New clustering application in geoapps

geoapps - Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA), rock classification generation, or map alteration footprints
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Software tips
September, 01 2020

Reopening selected commands

In GOCAD Mining Suite the Log and Command Messages panel has a new tool to reopen previously executed commands...
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Virtual Lecture – Archive
June, 10 2020

What’s new in v.3.1 Geoscience ANALYST

Past event, view here or via our YouTube channel...
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December, 05 2019

Rapid and accurate mapping

We explain how automated generation of alteration maps using radiometric data is well-suited to large-footprint mineral systems...
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January, 04 2021

Editing property’s colormap

In GOCAD Mining Suite, when you select a property its colormap can be edited...
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December, 09 2019

Simple unconstrained inversion

Computing an unconstrained inversion in Geoscience ANALYST Pro – it’s never been as easy!
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December, 06 2019

Women Geoscientists in Canada

We are proud sponsors of WGC, advocates for increased gender balance within geosciences...
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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