Vulcan 10 features easy-to-use tools for measuring overbreak and underbreak volumes for underground stopes.
Learn how to use the Intelligent Objects function. Bring in dynamic, up-to-date data on stockpile levels or equipment positions in your Vulcan mine designs. Find out more about Maptek Training here.
Learn how to set up Vulcan just the way you like it. In this video, Nosipho Ntatleng shows you how to adjust some of the most popular Vulcan preferences. Find out more about Maptek Training here.
Understand how to use the Find Objects and Create/Modify Locate tools in Vulcan to find and save specific drillholes from your database.
Learn about the four different types of optimisation available in Vulcan Kriging Neighbourhood Analysis.
See how Vulcan Implicit Modelling Editor quickly creates 3D models of deposits.
Learn how to view and filter data in Vulcan Data Analyser for both fan variograms and histograms.
See how to use different types of data registered in 3D to build solid models in Vulcan.
New ellipsoid display dynamically updates the samples that will be selected for use in grade estimation as the ellipsoid boundary changes. (more…)
See how to simply map structures from acoustic televiewer data and add the details to a geotechnical database in Vulcan.
The ability to display core tray photos associated with drillholes with the click of a mouse in Vulcan aids geological interpretation.
Learn how search functions, shortcuts, personalising your Vulcan Explorer and using customised menus and view settings can help you save time in your day-to-day work.
Do you regularly create mine designs in Vulcan? Save time and improve precision with some handy ways to add new points to existing data. Learn more about Maptek Training here.
Workbench Command Lists can streamline processes such as labelling dip and strike for triangulations into simple, automated workflows. Find out more about how to label dip and strike in Vulcan here.
See how easy it is to label dip and strike for triangulations in Vulcan. See how to streamline this using a Command List here.
Learn about how to use the Offset line to surface tool in PointStudio to project toe, crest and other CAD lines at an angle onto a surface.
PointStudio features automated report preparation for easily comparing designed solids against surveyed solids to identify overbreak and underbreak.
Learn how to Extend Discontinuity Planes to analyse blast block solids and pit advancement solids with a single click in PointStudio.
Find out about the visual improvements in PointStudio such as the new ribbon interface, enhanced view properties and the ability to undock panels.
A new option in Eureka 5 enables solids to be clipped to a topographic surface.
Find out about the improvements to drillhole functionality in Eureka 5 including the drillhole correlation tool.
New viewer functionality in Eureka 5 gives better 3D situational awareness using colour cues.
Learn how to create multiple implicit models, models from numeric codes, use the distance and (more…)
Ellipsoids can be used to control the shape of implicit surfaces. Learn how to create and manipulate ellipsoids in Eureka 5.
Eureka 5 allows users to combine multiple data sets to create implicit models. Watch how to create a surface using drillhole and (more…)
Learn about updated implicit modelling tools in Eureka 5. See the simplified data selection, faster creation of surfaces and the ability to (more…)
See the simpler process to extract drillholes to a new ISIS database or CSV with the updated Create/Modify Locate tool in Vulcan 11.
Vulcan Data Analyser Connectivity allows geologists to see in 3D space the locations of samples they’ve identified as being of interest. (more…)
The Block Model Distance Function records a distance between each block in the block model and a given group of objects, which can be really (more…)
The Run Estimation Multi function saves time by running multiple estimations concurrently from a new user interface in Vulcan 11.
The new search function helps users instantly find and open menu items.
See how to create complex underground solids in a matter of seconds with the Vulcan Create Solid function.
The new Ad Hoc drillhole entry function in BlastLogic allows users to add drillholes on the fly, reducing crew downtime.
The new Vulcan Over/Under Break Report tool allows users to easily compare mine plans with as-built.
Grade Control Optimiser is a new Vulcan tool to produce optimised material classification while honoring operational constraints.
Vulcan 3D Geological Sculpting takes a different approach to modelling solids and surfaces, enabling users to modify in freehand or snapping mode to better represent geological interpretation.
The latest version of Stope Optimiser, available in Vulcan 10.1, gives greater flexibility and control in defining stope shapes. New features help create more accurate stope shapes which are closer to desired final shapes for mine planning and scheduling.
Eureka 4 is now fully integrated with the Maptek Workbench. Eureka 4 tools such as coordinate transformation, smart CAD and tied views will benefit Vulcan users.
Learn how to use I-Site Studio’s coordinate conversion tools to rapidly convert point cloud data into the local grid, state plane, or global coordinate system of your choice. (more…)
Learn how to save filtered scans using Attributes in I-Site Studio 6.1. Filters can be saved for single or multiple scans.
Vulcan 10.1 includes new Drill & Blast menu items including Merge Blast, Create Holes to Free Face and updated Insert Hole options.
Maptek Product Manager Workbench & Eureka Peter Odins highlights some benefits of the Workbench and outlines how Eureka will be integrated with Envisage in the upcoming Vulcan 10.1 release.
Find out why it is important to make sure your computer graphics card settings are up to date and how to manage them to ensure you are getting optimum Vulcan performance.
Predicting the depths of seam contacts is an important part of drillhole planning; getting this wrong could lead to a costly re-drill. Learn how to use Vulcan drillhole planning tools to output expected seam contacts to the exploration team.
Vulcan 10.1 is set to include a new workflow for automatic generation of mining blocks for scheduling.
Vulcan 10.1 will include enhancements to Automated Pit Designer including creating solids on the fly, viewing topography after a pit has been mined and setting up exclusion zones.
Learn how you can quickly create 3D solids between surfaces in Vulcan 10.
Vulcan 10 features easy-to-use tools for measuring overbreak and underbreak volumes for underground stopes.
The Open Pit Solids menu in Vulcan 10 is a new tool that creates and reserves solids ready for scheduling.
Vulcan Technical Services Consultant Susanna McKay explains how to create and save orthogonal and non-orthogonal section definitions.
Learn how to assign attributes and values to triangulations in Vulcan with Vulcan Technical Services Consultant Susanna McKay.
Learn from Vulcan Project Leader Jesse Oldham how quickly the user can load, view and update a regular block model with more than one billion blocks in Vulcan 10.
Watch as Vulcan Project Leader Jesse Oldham introduces Data Analyser for Vulcan 10. See the new interface and streamlined workflow for performing variogram analysis.
Vulcan Features allow users to sort, filter and view data more effectively. Learn how to set up, apply and use Features in Vulcan.
Learn how to validate the resource model and control the charge plan using Eureka and BlastLogic.
Learn how to use the Setup Defaults panel in the Rsvute module. Introduced in Vulcan 9.1, the Setup Defaults panel is a consolidation of several menus into a single user friendly panel.
Learn how to build accurate coal strata models in Eureka using measurement while drilling data captured by drill rigs.
Discover the new strata recognition tools in Eureka. Learn how to separate coal intervals with unique identifiers and create a surface of the results.
Learn tips and tricks to enhance the display of drill hole data on your screen using Vulcan.
Learn how to save your individual settings and preferences in Vulcan. Particularly handy if you are upgrading Vulcan versions, changing computers or even using a different computer at a new site.
A brief overview of the geotechnical tools in I-Site Studio. Learn how to automatically extract discontinuities, create a stereonet and conduct kinematic analysis.
Claire takes a look at two new features in Vulcan 9.1. Discover how to update a HARP model with new quality values without having to rebuild the whole model. She also explores a handy new feature that allows you to export surfaces of a HARP model as triangulations.
Learn how to use the intuitive visualisation and trend analysis tools in Maptek Sentry to better understand surface movements within mines.
Discover the new coal plot batching tool under the Grid Calc > Integrated Stratigraphic Modelling option in Vulcan 9.1. This new tool allows you to set up a series of templates for a single horizon and batch multiple plots at once.
Discover tips and tricks for setting up Vulcan preferences to maximise efficiency.
A step by step guide on how to create a rehab design using the Rehab tool in Vulcan.
Learn how to use the new Repair by Voxelation option introduced in Vulcan 9.1.
An overview on how to set up and use the I-Site 8820 laser scanner on a tripod.
Discover how to correlate geophysical data across a cross section of drill holes in Eureka.
Learn how to use the implicit modelling tools in Vulcan, as an alternative to grid based methodology, to model intrusions and strata form deposits that aren’t perfectly stratigraphic.
Tips and tricks for using the complex ramp design tools in Vulcan. These tools are particularly useful for pit designs with multiple batter angles.
Discover Vulcan shortcut keys designed to save you time and effort.
Discover how easy it is to create a cross section in PerfectDig to compare as-builts with designs in the field.
Learn how to import a .csv file into a Vulcan ISIS drillhole database without creating a design file.
Learn how to drape an image over an I-Site scan triangulation in I-Site Studio.
Discover how to use the Calculate and Matrix tools in Vulcan to calculate fixed linear transformations between grid systems taking into account shift, rotation and scale.
Learn how to export Vulcan data as an interactive 3D PDF in this short tutorial.
Discover the Vegetation filter introduced in I-Site Studio 5.0.
The Workflow manager allows users to create their own workflows for routine survey tasks. Discover how to use this new tool in the video.
Discover the new conformance reporting tools in PerfectDig 1.1
Discover new tools in Vulcan 9 for working with triangulations.
A step by step guide on how to model a dragline or excavator bucket into a 3D solid to calculate volume.
Discover how to verify scanned surfaces in I-Site Studio using survey data from other sources.
A step by step guide on how to edit plot files in Vulcan.
Discover the tools in Eureka to help you manage and analyse regional data.
A quick overview of Templated Attributes introduced in Vulcan 9. Discover how Templated Attributes allow the user to assign data values to CAD objects.
Learn how to use highwall templates in Vulcan 9 to split pit solid triangulations into strips, horizons and blocks.
A step by step tutorial on how to create a scene in PerfectDig.
This short tutorial explains how to create a highwall template with ramps for short, mid and long range scheduling.
Discover tips and tricks for using the Support Analysis tool introduced in Vulcan 9.
Discover tips and tricks for displaying drill hole data in Vulcan.
PerfectDig Online enables users to view and manipulate PerfectDig images from any internet enabled device.
Discover how to create ratio and burden grids in this short tutorial.
A brief overview of Haulage Profile in Vulcan. Discover how to set up a truck library, calculate cycle times and build a route network.
Discover tips and tricks for using the Drilling Section function in the Geology menu in Vulcan. Claire Avenell, Vulcan Technical Services Consultant, shares her secrets in this short tutorial.
Jeremy Butler, I-Site 3D Laser Scanning Consultant, takes you through his tips and tricks for selecting tricky objects and attributing points in I-Site Studio.
Claire Avenell from Vulcan Technical Services shares her tips and tricks for using the Create/Modify Locate function in the Vulcan Geology menu.
A step by step guide on how to fix a corrupted dgd file.
Vulcan Technical Services Geologist, Claire Avenell explains how to create slope and dip grids in Vulcan in this short tutorial.
Jeremy Butler, I-Site 3D Laser Scanning Consultant, provides a step by step guide on how to drape an aerial photograph over a surface in I-Site Studio.
How to create and edit macros in Vulcan.
Learn how to create a geotechnical database in Vulcan with Maptek Geologist, Claire Avenell.
Claire Avenell, Vulcan Technical Services Geologist, provides a step by step guide of how to colour slopes in triangulations using Vulcan software.
Learn how to export data from the Vulcan Geotechnical Toolbox for other Vulcan users to use if they don’t have access to the same module.