News

September 26, 2014
oreXpressTerraplus is pleased to announce that we have added the oreXpress and oreXpress Platinum Portable UV-VIS-NIR Spectrometers to our wide range of instruments. The oreXpress and oreXpress Platinum NIR spectrometers can identify minerals associated with gold, silver, iron, copper, diamonds, aluminum, uranium, and rare earth elements. They can also be used for mapping alteration zones, open pit mapping, as well as analyzing outcrops, hand samples, RC chips and drill core samples. Both oreXpress and oreXpress Platinum deliver the benefits of a full range near-infrared (NIR) spectrometer, making mineral identification fast and efficient.
August 31, 2014
GeothermalWe have added a Geothermal page to the Applications section of our website. Please refer to this page of the Applications section for more details about the products we have for geothermal applications.
July 30, 2014
AgricultureWe are pleased to announce that we have added an agriculture page to the applications section of our website as a number of our instruments can be used to measure soil parameters to help agronomists improve their crop's yield. For instance, the RS-700 Spectrometer can measure a soil's potassium levels to determine if there is a deficiency. Please refer to the agriculture applications page for additional information.
June 12, 2014
GSMP-35A new version of the GSMP-35 Potassium Magnetometer has just been released. Compared the previous version, the GSMP-35 v8.0 has an increased sensitivity (0.0003 nT at 1 Hz) and higher gradient tolerance (50,000 nT/m). It also has a faster sampling rate of 20 readings per second.
May 21, 2014
WellCAD-v5.0Terraplus is pleased to announce that we have added two new GPR systems to our rental pool: a GroundExplorer system and an Easy Locator HDR Pro. The GroundExplorer system, which utilizes high dynamic range (HDR) technology, is available for rent with antenna frequencies of 80, 160 and 450 MHz. The Easy Locator HDR is a system that enables operators to locate and map buried utilities.
May 5, 2014
WellCAD-v5.0Version 5.0 has just been released for the WellCAD-v5.0 borehole software. The new version of WellCAD includes a host of new features and improvements, including a new free hand log type, a new chart log type with cross-plots, ternary diagrams and histograms, better control of annotations and operational symbols, a new author protection system, AGS4 file imports and new user interfaces in WellCAD, LithCAD, ToadCAD and HeadCAD.
April 30, 2014
GroundExplorer (GX)Terraplus is pleased to introduce the GroundExplorer (GX) series, a new line of ground penetrating radar (GPR) systems. The GroundExplorer series utilizes the innovative HDR (high dynamic range) technology, which provides significantly faster data acquisition rates, greater signal to noise ratio and an increased bandwidth (compared to traditional GPR systems). The GroundExplorer systems also deliver a deeper depth penetration without compromising resolution. In addition, the GX series come standard with built-in DGPS for accurate positioning.
April 17, 2014
Terraplus - 25 years serving customers around the globeTerraplus is proud to be celebrating 25 years in business. Over the last 25 years, Terraplus has grown to become one of the world's largest suppliers of geophysical instruments. Click here for details.
April 7, 2014
KT-20 Physical Property Measuring SystemTerraplus is pleased to introduce the KT-20 Physical Property Measuring System. The KT-20 is able to measure up to three different physical properties, including magnetic susceptibility, conductivity and density. Its modular design allows users to choose between two-dual frequency sensors that are configured 3 specifically for magnetic susceptibility or conductivity measurements. The dual-frequency sensors are available in both circular and rectangular designs and can easily be interchanged.
March 24, 2014
QL40-ABI-2G 2nd Generation Acoustic TeleviewerTerraplus has added the QL40-ABI-2G 2nd Generation Acoustic Televiewer and Bbox Mini Acquisition Console to our rental pool. When operating the QL40-ABI-2G with the Bbox, users are able to obtain a higher resolution and log at faster speeds.
March 19, 2014
TIPIX 3 kW transmitterThe TIPIX is a new 3 kW transmitter generating 2,400 volts for work in high resistivity areas and up to 13 amperes for low resistivity regions. A standard motor generator can be used to power the TIPIX.
January 13, 2014
ZEN Dedicated MT ReceiverThe ZEN Dedicated MT Receiver is a new 32-bit distributed receiver. Its 6-channel wideband system is capable of continuous, full speed sampling, weighs only 2.6 kg (< 6 lbs) and can run for 24 hours on a 4.2kg battery. Each channel of the ZEN is independent and controllable with any WiFi capable PC, allowing operators to wirelessly control a large number of independent receivers in a GPS-synchronized network.
November 8, 2013
Easy Locator HDRA new Quick Link (QL) calibrated spectral gamma probe is now available from Terraplus. The QL40-SGR measures both the total counts and concentration estimates for K, U and Th. It is calibrated using a full spectrum analysis, which is an efficient method to derive nuclide concentrations by utilizing virtually all of the spectral data present.
October 18, 2013
Easy Locator HDRTerraplus is pleased to introduce the ABI-40-2G Acoustic Televiewer. The ABI-40-2G has improved hardware that allows users to log at faster speeds, receive higher resolution and an improved signal/noise ration to obtain better results in adverse borehole conditions. Additional improvements include a rugged acoustic head to increase reliability and to prevent coax failure, a "behind PVC" mode to record the image of the borehole wall behind a PVC casing, as well as refined algorithms for processing in real time reflected ultrasonic signals for both open and cased hole applications.
October 1, 2013
Easy Locator HDRTerraplus is pleased to announce that we have added the new Easy Locator HDR to our rental pool. The Easy Locator HDR (High Dynamic Range) is a ground penetrating radar (GPR) system that has been optimized for utility locating. Its improved technology offers a significantly better depth penetration, higher resolution than its predecessor and a new zoom capability.
September 9, 2013
KT-10 PlusWe would like to announce that a split and full core correction is now available for the KT-10 v2, KT-10 Plus v2, KT-10 C, KT-10 S/C and KT-10 Plus S/C. This capability can be added to any of these meters by upgrading the unit's firmware using the GeoView software.

In addition, an optional extended conductivity measurement range is now available for the KT-10 C, KT-10 S/C and KT-10 Plus S/C. By purchasing this upgrade, users will extend their meter's conductivity measurement range to 1 - 200,000 S/m.
September 6, 2013
GDP-3224 Multi-Function Geophysical ReceiverWe have added to our rental pool a Time Domain EM (TDEM) System consisting of a
GDP-3224 Multi-Function Geophysical Receiver, ZT-30 ZeroTEM Transmitter, XMT-32 Transmitter Controller and a TEM-3 Magnetic Antenna.

The GDP-3224 is an integrated 24-bit multi-channel TDEM receiver which can be expanded for a variety of different applications including CSAMT and MT. The ZT-30 is a battery powered transmitter for TDEM applications.
September 3, 2013
I-Full WaverTerraplus is pleased to announce that we have added the Elrec Pro with Full Wave Form
Recording
and the I-Full Waver to our rental pool. The Elrec Pro has been upgraded to include the full wave form recording to allow users log the time series voltages received by the receiver. The I-Full Waver is a separate unit that allows users to record the current wave forms supplied by a transmitter. The benefit of recording both time series voltages and current is that it provides greater flexibility in analyzing the data so that noise can be identified and removed.
August 21, 2013
Quick Link Logging Tools SummaryQuick Link Logging Tools are a new line of stackable logging tools that allow users to customize tool stacks for specific applications. Quick Link (QL) tools also increase logging productivity as users can collect multiple different types of measurements in one pass. What's more, all quick link tools can be operated as stand alone probes. Click here for the full line of QL tools.
August 9, 2013
KT-10 Model Comparison ChartTerraplus has created a KT-10 Model Comparison Chart as a visual aid to help describe the various features and capabilities that are available with the ten different KT-10 models. To review the chart, click here
Easy Locator HDRApril 16, 2013
The new generation Easy Locator HDR (High Dynamic Range) is now available from Terraplus. Its technology has been optimized for utility locating and offers a significantly better depth penetration and higher resolution than its predecessor. 
KT-10-v2March 3, 2013
A rectangular sensor coil is now available for the KT-10 v2, KT-10 Plus v2, KT-10 C, KT-10 S/C and KT-10 Plus S/C. A benefit of the rectangular coil is that it allows users to measure cores with small or medium diameters in the core box. The standard circular coil is still available for users measuring rock samples, outcrops and cores. 
IP V-Full Waver Recorder and I-Full WaverFebruary 29, 2013
Three new induced polarization (IP) full wave recorders are now available: the V-Full Waver two channel distributer receiver, the I-Full Waver to accurately measure and log the IAB injected current, and the Elrec Pro. Previously purchased Elrec Pro receivers can be upgraded to include the Full Wave Form capability.
February 14, 2013
Terraplus is pleased to announce that we have added the Q40RES-1000-IP Induced Polarization/Resistivity Probe to our rental pool. Users can configure ten time windows during the chargeability decay to characterize the IP response. The Q40RES-1000-IP is a quick link (QL) probe which means it can be stacked with other QL probes to allow users to take different measurements in one log. It can also be run as a stand alone probe.
January 31, 2013
Terraplus is pleased to introduce the Gyro Shot Gyroscopically-Oriented Borehole Survey Tool and the MI5 Digital Borehole Survey Tool. Both tools measure the inclination and azimuth of a borehole, but the Gyro Shot, with its tri-axial gyroscope, is able to run inside the drill rods or in a highly magnetic environment. We rent and sell both systems.
January 18, 2013
The Syscal Junior and Syscal R1 Plus Resistivity Meters are now available with two simultaneous measurement channels, allowing users to increase their productivity in the field. This second channel is particularly useful in an ERT configuration as both the new Syscal Junior and Syscal R1 Plus can be used in 24, 48 or 72 electrode imaging system. Both resistivity meters are now also equipped with a larger LCD screen and a user initiated automatic calibration for quality control.