Release Notes

The release notes give a brief description of any changes made. Green indicates improvements and new capabilities. Red indicates problem resolutions. Boldface entries are operational changes.

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TS V7.374 - 20 May, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.374 - 20 May, 2015

Dip Analysis - Statistical Report - the von Mises concentration parameter value is no longer displayed for data counts less than 2 since they are not meaningful for small sample sets.

Dip Analysis - Stereonet - the symbol legend position has been moved slightly in from the left to improve quick screen capture by third party softwares.

Petrophysics - Crossplots - the data display range of the Z axis of a 3D crossplot can now be reversed.

IMAGELog - Stratigraphy track - The minimum and maximum rank now allows you to use all 30 ranks. It was restricted to 20.

Sonic Waveform - the sonic waveform Track Configuration now utilizes a tree list style interface for improved organization.

General - list selectors involving tree lists have restored search and sort functions. (Lost in version 7.364.)

General - leading asterisks can be used when searching single selection lists. E.g. a search such as "*GR" would reduce the list to elements including CGR, GR, etc.

TS V7.373 - 13 May, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.373 - 13 May, 2015

Dip Analysis - the module now uses the tree list style user interface for controlling Display Preferences. This is too facilitate less cluttered option panels.

Sonic Waveform - support has been added for the Schlumberger QSLT SWF tool.

Sonic Waveform - data handling for extreme values has been improved. Users should run the diagnostics option as a QC measure to determine if there are anomalous values in the data set.

Petrophysics - a number of improvements have been added to the 3D xplot. These include multi-well capability, drop lines, point 'shadows', supporting the bubble plot, color coding by lithology or facies, and drawing the various keys correctly positioned.

Petrophysics - the symbol size is now remembered in crossplot setups.

TS V7.372 - 29 April, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.372 - 29 April, 2015

General - when using tree selection lists, a right click option allows the user to expand or collapse the list.

IMAGELog - text orientation for new stratigraphy entries is now set to default, meaning that it will be displayed at the track setting.

Correlation - map point colors now may be used to distinguish either the presence/absence of curves, tops, or both. Control for this is found using the right click Map Options when a map is displayed for section creation, under the Data Control group on the General tab.

Borehole Imaging - fractions of a percent can now be used in "full interval mode". This provides another zooming option for borehole images. (Full interval mode only works when using an MD depth reference.)

Well Data Loading - users can now select a set of files for loading to a core image track. The file names must include depth information.

Borehole Imaging - Borehole Visualization - some additional pick display representations have been added, diamonds and rectangles. Right click on the SHAPE column when editing tspcktyp.v70 to set this. When using rectangles, the longer axis points down dip.

Borehole Imaging - Borehole Visualization - a "mesh" setting has been added to the Pick Form control, to provide texture to the pick planes.

True Vertical Depth - curves of theoretical hole inclination and azimuth are now created and stored when computing TVD values.

Petrophysics - Crossplot - an issue with excess pressure RFT plots when using metric depths has been fixed.

TS V7.371 - 22 April, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.371 - 22 April, 2015

Borehole Imaging - View/Edit Data for images now offers an option to compute P1NO.

DLIS Export - P1NO is now included in the curve set when exporting images.

IMAGELog - picks are no longer displayed on core image tracks if the Pick Option is set to No Picking.

Borehole Imaging - a problem existed where Dual OBMI pads might be erased if the overlapping pads were turned off. This has been fixed.

General - stratigraphy files now have a Comment field, which can be displayed in Comments tracks.

General - the number of ranks for a stratigraphy file has been increased to 30.

Borehole Imaging - borehole image positions can be marked in text form such as N,S,E, W for True and Magnetic North referenced images, or U, D, L, R if in highside or lowside view. This is the Reference Angle toggle on the General tab of Track Configuration.

IMAGELog - Plotting - the image width is now displayed with the other dimension information when plotting from IMAGELog.

Borehole Imaging - some computed parameters can now be included when exporting picks. These are AZIM_P for azimuth projection, and AZIM_T or DIP_T for subtracting a trend value.

Borehole Imaging - one can now delete an image from within the image list selector located on the General tab of the Track Configuration.

Borehole Imaging - some problems with pick edit navigation have been corrected.

Borehole Imaging - generation of the pick legend (Pick Key) may be restricted to a given depth interval in Track and Template modes.

IMAGELog - Engineering data selection now uses tree view checkboxes.

Petrophysics -  Quick Curve Overview - one may now display a stratigraphy column with a quick view display. This only uses the well stratigraphy file.

IMAGELog - the depth reference may now be put in IMAGELog headers. It uses the new command 'DEPTH REF'.

Petrophysics - color and pattern control have been added to whisker plots. See the Options pulldown menu of this window.

Dip Analysis - labeling near 90 and 270 degrees has been improved.

TS V7.370 - 15 April, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.370 - 15 April, 2015

IMAGELog - the Track Type selection has been reorganized into a tree list.

Borehole Imaging - the user interface for Pick and Breakout options has been redone to reduce clutter and make it easier to add new options.

Well Export - an option to select all curves for export has been added.

Well Export - after exporting curves, one can now continue in Export mode and select another well or curve set for export.

Borehole Imaging - an option to save a processed circumferential image that honors caliper information, including ex-centered situations, has been added.

It will do this as long as the Bit Size mode box is not checked on the Image Form tab. The ex-centered option must be set on the Image tab to save the image in this mode. Doing so interpolates and resets the orientation data for the image.

Sonic Waveform - supporting information for the GE MAS monopole tool has been added.

TS V7.369 - 1 April, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.369 - 1 April, 2015

Sonic Waveform - negative start times are now permitted for sonic data arrays.

Sonic Waveform - Muting option - traces may now be saved as time ("slowness") curves.

Petrophysics - Crossplot - when using logarithmic scales for the Buckles plot, the BVW line overlay is now presented. It already did it for linear scaled plots.

Data Loading - user settings for line color when loading DXF cultural data were ignored. This has been fixed.

TS V7.368 - 25 March, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.368 - 25 March, 2015

Plotting - a problem with large JPEG files inserted into a TerraStation Plot File has been fixed.

General - support has been added for some new CBIL and GeoXplorer mnemonics.

Plotting - a potential crash condition when empty formation view tracks are present has been resolved.

Plotting - a licensing issue when double clicking on TS plot files is fixed.

TS V7.367 - 18 March, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.367 - 18 March, 2015

General - the ASCII File Edit function has been reorganized to make it easier to find configuration files of interest.

Petrophysics - Crossplot - the Highlight Wells option on multi well plots now uses a list with checkboxes to select the highlighted wells. As a result the limit of 10 highlighted wells has been removed.

Data Loading - the Auxiliary Data Loader list now presents as a tree type display.

Curve Splicing - a crash problem when removing a section has been fixed.

Plotting - a problem with excess page space added to the right of a drawing has been resolved.

Dip Analysis - more information is given when a Mohr Diagram cannot be displayed due to an incomplete data set.

TS V7.366 - 11 March, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.366 - 15 March, 2015

Sonic Waveform - support has been added for the GE MAS sonic tool.

Petrophysics - the user interface for Petra/Statlith has been upgraded to a more modern appearance.

Petrophysics - statistical lines color for crossplots can now be set to automatically specified rather than all the same color, and a key for the line colors has been added when in automatic color mode.

General - some Weatherford curve names have been added to our standard curve set.

IMAGELog - a problem with curve shading at certain scales when "Skip Nulls" is active has been fixed.

Correlation - a scaling problem when overlaying curves has been fixed.

TS V7.365 - 25 February, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.365 - 25 February, 2015

Mapping - wells with a bottom hole location outside map limits were previously excluded from the map display. This restriction has been relaxed so that all wells with a platform location that falls within the map limits are retained for access, e.g., in Correlation.

Data Loading - the Auxiliary Data Loader now offers a "replace" mode when loading show data.

TS V7.364 - 18 February, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.364 - 18 February, 2015

IMAGELog - an additonal scale handling option has been added when using non default ranges for curves with percent/fraction units.

General - some minor issues with license handling (introduced in 7.363) have been resolved. Please let us know of any awkward licensing sequences.

TS V7.363 - 11 February, 2015

TerraStation Version 7.363 - 11 February, 2015

Petrophysics - the data range used for histogram statistics, by default, will now cover the same intervalĀ as that used for the display ranges.

Petrophysics - the user interface for histogram control has been updated.

Borehole Imaging - users can now control the symbol colors used to create caliper QC plots.

General - a problem displaying the list of current TerraStation users (seen on some systems) has been resolved.

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