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Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS Pro

June 7, 2018

Import, convert and display Geosoft raster files with this free add-in for Esri ArcGIS Pro

Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS Pro

What is the Add-in?

The Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS Pro enables you to work with Geosoft raster files (grids) within Esri ArcGIS Pro. You can convert Geosoft rasters into Esri rasters and display them in ArcGIS Pro maps and 3D scenes. Import vertically-oriented section rasters to their correct 3D locations in a single step.

Incorporating your geophysical or geochemical raster datasets within your GIS project can add context and information to your exploration projects. Apply Interpretative visualization techniques specific to geoscience data, such as histogram-equalized and log-linear colour stretches, to emphasize specific qualities and improve your understanding of the data.

View and convert Geosoft grids to Esri rasters

View your geophysical or geochemical Geosoft raster files (.grd) in ArcGIS Pro quickly and easily.

Seamlessly convert multiple Geosoft raster files into Esri formats, then visualize, analyze or process your data with ArcGIS Pro.

Use the Geosoft Viewer to view geoscience data

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Quick symbology and shading

Apply standard geoscientific colour methods to enhance important details and make your data easier to interpret. Use a histogram-equalized colour method for geophysical rasters and log-linear classification for geochemical rasters.

Quickly apply shading to selected rasters using the Esri multi-dimensional hill shading tool to give your rasters more visual contrast and depth.

Import sections without georeferencing

Import sections or subsurface rasters and easily display them in an ArcGIS Pro 3D scene with their correct location and orientation.

Use the Geosoft Viewer to visualize, integrate and overlay geoscience data

Getting Started

The Add-in for ArcGIS Pro is free to use for anyone with a Geosoft ID. To start using it, just download the installer and the watch the getting started video to learn the basics. If you know someone who could use the add-in, use the share link to email them.

Download and install the Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS

Download and Install

(It's free)

Watch the Getting Started video

Watch the Getting Started video

and get the sample data

Share the add-in with others

Share the add-in

with your team and clients

System Requirements

The Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS Pro has the same system requirements as ArcGIS Pro and is compatible with ArcGIS Pro versions 2.1 and higher. The supported operating systems are: Windows 10 Home, Pro and Enterprise (64-bit), Windows 8.1 Pro and Enterprise (64-bit), Windows 7 Ultimate, Professional and Enterprise (64-bit).

If you are not using ArcGIS Pro, Geosoft also provides a free Plug-in for ArcGIS for anyone who wants to view Geosoft files in ArcMap.

Release History


Release 1.0 - June 2018

Geosoft Add-in for ArcGIS Pro released as a new product that is available for free to the geoscience community.