Posts tagged as geology

Obituary: Jos Lurie 1929 – 2015

  Jos Lurie, an honorary life Fellow of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy  passed away on  27 April 2015 at the age of 86 after his fight with cancer. From his early childhood  in Maclear in East Griqualand he challenged the world and showed his leadership qualities in the Scouts and through independent […]

3D CAD tools for mine planning

  Dassault Systèmes has released the latest version of Geovia Surpac, a popular geology and mine planning software application. Surpac 6.6 provides unique and powerful underground engineering tools that are especially suited for the design of stope shapes. The new stope design tools module enables underground engineers and designers to accomplish stope design tasks efficiently. […]

Updated geology and mine planning software

GEOVIA, formerly known as Gemcom Software prior to its acquisition in 2012 by Dassault Systèmes, has released the latest version of the GEMS geology and mine planning software application. GEMS 6.5 provides many new features designed to save time and increase productivity. New tools enable much easier drillhole design, and then allow users to rapidly […]