Top 5 Features in Exploration Analyst for ArcGIS Pro

Following my previous blog highlighting my top features of Data Assistant on ArcGIS Pro, I thought it might be useful to highlight some of my favourite features for our recently released Exploration Analyst for ArcGIS Pro too.   1. Interacting with the Map while processing Whilst I’m creating play chance layers, I like to pan…

Top 4 Features in Data Assistant for ArcGIS Pro

Having recently released our first ArcGIS Pro version of Data Assistant, and hearing more and more people talking about their switch from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro, I thought it might be useful to highlight some of my favourite features of Data Assistant on “Pro” to help our customers get up and running.   1. The…

Getting started with Raster Functions in ArcGIS Pro

Raster functions have been around in ArcGIS Pro for some time now. They work slightly differently to traditional raster data processing. Instead of writing out a new raster image with each step, they create a virtual raster (that only exists “in memory”) which is calculated based on the input raster(s) values. This allows output to…

Exprodat Interviewed about ArcGIS Pro Development by Esri E360

Exprodat, the Getech Group company and Esri Gold Partner, while attending the 2018 Esri Business Partner Conference in Palm Springs, California, was interviewed by Esri’s E360 video channel about its development work with ArcGIS Pro. Exprodat has three ArcGIS Desktop extensions which it has been upgrading from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro; Data Assistant, Unconventional Analyst and Exploration Analyst. These software products are used within the oil and gas industry to simplify complex petroleum-specific workflows focused on data integration, well planning and…

Exprodat Streamlines Reservoir Characterization at Illinois State Geological Survey

Exprodat, the Getech Group company and Esri Gold Partner, is supporting the Illinois State Geological Survey by providing access to its Data Assistant software for integrating geoscience interpretation systems with ArcGIS.   The agreement will help ensure that researchers at the Illinois State Geological Survey will have access to software that is widely used and relied upon within the oil and gas exploration industry. The latest version of Data…

The next wave of GIS in Petroleum

A few years ago, we published a free e-book entitled “Why Use GIS in Petroleum?”. With many thousands of downloads, it has become our most successful publication. People across the industry clearly value the concise overview of the Top 10 use cases for GIS in Oil and Gas.  As time is moving on, our venerable publication may be due for an update. While we consider how to revise it, this blog post shares some thoughts and trends we’re seeing in the industry – and we are keen to hear your views as well (see below, it…

Exprodat attending Esri European Petroleum GIS Conference

Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS platform specialist, Esri Gold Partner and Getech Group company, will be attending the European Petroleum GIS Conference held in London between 30th-31st October 2018. The conference brings together leaders from the petroleum, gas, pipeline and GIS user community in an interactive environment that fosters exploration, collaboration and innovation.   Chris Jepps,…

Getech South Caribbean Regional Report Makes Esri Map Book

Getech, providers of natural resources exploration data and expertise, have released a new Regional Report Online. The Report uses a Story Map to summarise an assessment of the potential effects of the end-member plate models on the hydrocarbon prospectivity of the Southern Caribbean margin, and has been included in this year’s Esri Map Book. The featured part of the…

New Version of Unconventionals Analyst Software Revolutionises Shale Play Workflows

Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS platform specialist, Esri Gold Partner and Getech Group company, has released a new, updated version of its popular Unconventionals Analyst software for resource play well pattern planning and reserves evaluation. The company created the Unconventionals Analyst extension to ArcGIS Desktop to help oil and gas companies streamline the processes of optimising…