Tag Archive: geoscientific information management

18 May 2021 - GIM Suite – Technology by Darren Valin

Are you getting optimal value from your geological information?

How important is your geological data? It might sound like a rhetorical question, but it’s worth doing a quick analysis to determine whether you’re giving it the respect it deserves. The way you approach geoscientific information management (GIM) can make a difference between building foundational assets for your mine or exploration project or expending your... View Article

12 Mar 2021 - GIM Suite – Technology, Business Management by Warren Carvey

Is your mine site using the right software tools for the right job?

When all you have is a hammer, it’s tempting to treat everything like a nail, right? We can agree “the law of the instrument”, when applied to technology, presents untold opportunities to use software in ways not entirely fit for purpose. In an era of “integrated platforms”, “enterprise-wide systems”, and “all-in-one solutions”, it’s easy to... View Article

05 Jan 2021 - GIM Suite – Technology

5 common information management challenges for geologists

If there’s ever been a year for challenges, 2020 was it. The mining industry has come through a tricky year pretty well, especially those already working towards digital transformation. But even with good remote working capabilities, geologists are still facing old demons when it comes to information management. Here are the top five offenders: Using... View Article

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