GeoGRAFX GIS Services

Management, Analysis and Presentation of Geologic Data


Exploration Targeting & Coordinate Transformation
DVD Cost: $62.95



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The Exploration Targeting & Coordinate Transformation video covers several of the tools that allow the user to quickly plan and assign coordinates to individual point location; including proposed scout drillhole collar locations, locations of interest or for ground truthing your spatial data. This 38 minute Webinar covers the following exercises:


  1. Regional Exploration Targeting - uses the Discover Update Coordinates, and Unique Identifier tools to add attributes to point locations, and export as .csv and .gpx formats.
  2. Traverse Line Exploration - allows the user to plan and define regularly spaced drill or sample locations along traverse lines.
  3. Define Local Soil Grid - uses the Discover Local Grid Layout tool to define a local grid with sample lines and stations.
  4. Real-earth Transformation (Origin & Bearing) - utilize the Transform Coordinate tool to transform a local mine grid to real world space.

These training courses are designed to provide geologists with an overview of the software capabilities as well as a thorough understanding of many advanced features.


The Webinar uses MapInfo Professional ® v11 and Encom Discover ® v2011.