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Montney Part 1

 (Part of a joint series combining the power of VISAGE visual analytics software with geoLOGIC’s value-added data live from the gDC) There will be 2 more Montney blog posts coming up in the next week here at VISAGE and geoLOGIC. We thought it … Continue reading

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A Business Case for Sustainability: Attention Alberta Oil Sands Operations

Moral and Ethical Side of Sustainability “The first principle  of good banking good energy is to have principles.”   Regarding this prefatory quote — it is just me toying around with the  hugely popular Citizens Bank advertising campaign in the US supporting much-needed … Continue reading

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Were you “Recovering” Last week?

Last week was a busy one here at geoLOGIC. We attended one of our biggest shows of the year – the 2011 CSPG CSEG CWLS Joint Annual Convention – themed “Recovery” – here in Calgary. As many of you will … Continue reading

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Which one are YOU?

Let’s face it: this world is full of choices. Everywhere we look ads are popping up or dropping down or there’s yet another brand of some product which appears to be exactly the same as the one next to it … Continue reading

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Old Dog New Tricks

Can an old dog learn a new trick? More pertinent to my area of interest; can you teach an old dog new software? I speak with a lot of folks about geoSCOUT who use this phrase exactly; in its exact … Continue reading

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The 2010 CSPG Christmas Social

Tuesday was the annual CSPG (Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists) Christmas Social. Throughout the year, the CSPG hosts luncheons, typically twice a month, for geology and other industry professionals to get together and hear from an industry authority on hot industry … Continue reading

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KB or GL?

For this entry, i’ll relay some recent ‘excitement’ which gripped our Data Support internal e-mail group. As you see from the following exchange, it can take us some time, investigation and research to reach a answer a seemingly simple question. … Continue reading

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Tis the season of giving – all year round!

As we head into the holiday season, many people get caught up in a flurry of decorations, Christmas shopping, baking cookies, and arranging get-togethers with friends and family. They also concentrate on donating their time and resources at Christmas time … Continue reading

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Movember??

Moustache + November = Movember. It would appear that Movember is the product of an afternoon of beer drinking. Really, the idea came to be in 2003, when a couple of Aussies enjoying a few beers decided to bring back … Continue reading

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I made you a mix tape. It has ten thousand songs that remind me of you.

On October 23rd 2010, Sony made an announcement that truly surprised me. After thirty years, they have decided to halt the manufacturing and distribution of: The Cassette Walkman. The remaining units had been shipped retailers in April. Once sold, that’s … Continue reading

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