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Geology Department

Creating MineSight Materials
STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE

Creating and Editing Materials in MineSight
SOP-GEO-GC-021

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...................................... Revision Log .................................................................. Hazards........................................ PPE ............................................................................................10 Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 1 of 15 documents ................................................................................ Documents .................... 2 7..................................................................................................................... 2 6................................ Scope ................................................................... Responsibilities ...... GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping Contents 1......................................................................................................................................................................................... Appendix A: List of Symbols................................................ Procedure .......................................... Purpose .................... Recourses ......................................................................................................................................... 2 10.............................................. 11 11.................. Colors............... 2 5...................... 2 4............................... 2 8......................................................................................................... 2 3................. 2 2................................................................................................ and Materials………………………………………………………………………. 2 9............................................................. Reference ......

Authorized personnel are responsible for adding. This procedure applies to only to Mine Geology Personnel that are authorized to create or modify material symbols in the mapping database. Data collected from pit mapping 5. falls 4.2. 4. Responsibilities 3.1. None 7. Slips. PPE 8.1. Recourses 5. MineSight dongle 6. Documents 7.1. Typical office hazards 5. Purpose 1. This procedure describes how to change/update the mapping symbol database 2. Pit Mapping SOP (still in progress) 8. trips. Computer capable of running MineSight 5.1.1. Scope 2.3. None 9. or updating the materials mapping database on a regular basis and as need of new or modification of symbols is required.1.1. Procedure Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 2 of 15 documents . GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 1. 3. changing.1.2. Hazards 4. Reference 6.

GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. Opening the Correct Folder and Layer 9.1.1. Right click on Materials in the file tree. Select appropriate license and start program 9.1. Navigate to the Material Folder 9. Start MineSight and select the appropriate folder from the drop down menu 9.2. select New>Material Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 3 of 15 documents .2.1.3.

4. GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. in this window name the Material (e.g. A pop-up window will appear. Fault) Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 4 of 15 documents .

9. patterns. etc.7. select the desired colors. line thicknesses.5. GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9.6. In the lower file tree window. navigate to and select the newly created material. Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 5 of 15 documents . Select Okay 9. In the Object Properties window on the right.

8. GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. select GeoMap Editor Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 6 of 15 documents . Navigate to GeoTools.

gm>Okay Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 7 of 15 documents . Click on File>Open>geol_symbols_2016.9. GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9.

10. Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 8 of 15 documents . GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. Under the symbols tab. make sure that the geol symbols file is open. then select the symbol you would like to assign your new material to.

GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. select “yes” then click “OK” and close GeoMap Editor Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 9 of 15 documents . Click on File>Save As>geol_symbols_2016 to save.12. you will get a pop up window asking if you want to replace the file.11. 9. In the right hand column under “Material” click and select your newly created material.

GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9. You are now ready to begin on MineSight Mapping SOP. select the box next to the symbol you want to create a copy of. right click>copy selected 9. Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 10 of 15 documents .13. 9. change the material to the desired material and change the name under the “Name” column.14. You should have a copy of the same symbol. If you would like to create a new material with the same symbol.15.

it is likely that you forgot to change the name of a copied symbol. no. Revision Log Rev. GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping 9.15.1. MineSight cannot save the same symbol with the same name and two different assigned materials. Hint: if the file will not save after copying materials. 10. Date Description Affected areas Appendix A Materials list in geol_symbols_2016 and assigned MineSight colors Material Name Assigned Color ALB Pink ALBBIO Red AMP Green BBAND Green BIOSCHI Purple GARAMPHORN Green GARBIOS Sky Blue HP Gray TRANS Deep Sky VEIN Yellow FAULT Crimson FOLD Dodger Blue Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 11 of 15 documents .

GEOLOGY DEPARTMENT- GRADE CONTROL SOP SOP-GEO-GC-020 MineSight Mapping FRAC_FILLED Tomato FRAC_UNFILLED Indian Red JOINT_FILLED Royal Blue JOINT_UNFILLED Blue VEIN Yellow ND Cyan Symbols list in geol_symbols_2016 Document Number SOP-GEO-GC-020 Date Issued Next Revision Page Hard copies are uncontrolled Draft 1 28-09-16 12 of 15 documents .

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