GOCAD

AcronymDefinition
GOCADGeological-Object Computer-Aided Design (software)
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All data processed have been inserted in a 3D geological-geophysical model completed with the GOCAD software.
The 3D Model constructed with GOCAD is imported to proceed with the geometrical modeling, in which, the blocks are constructed taking into account that each surface or interface has a positive side, specified in this case for the direction of the basement, and a negative side (atmosphere).
The software GOCAD package, which is basically GIS technology in 3-D, was devised by a consortium of North American oil and mining companies including Noranda, one of the technology's original sponsors.