DUG Insight Release Notes

June 2020 – Changes (4.8-006300)

  • Double click in map centres linked IL/CL view on the selected location
  • A 3D survey which does not match the selected volume or group is now shown with a dashed outline
  • Add configuration options to link interpretation products between views
  • Add hotkeys to toggle interpretation products in views
  • Add Windows support for many new CRSs, including GDA2020
  • Compile and integrate the PROJ 6.2 library
  • Additional information is now available on the map view
  • Improved performance of horizon operations
  • Support import/export of sparse XY horizons with custom properties into dugmsh format
  • Groups used to display multiple volumes at once have been renamed to Display Groups
  • New add-to-group context menu options in group, process and volume tabs
  • Removed well curve settings from groups
  • Added a warning when the selected memory, along with previously launched applications, could exceed that of the machine and result in a hang
  • Changed project configuration dialog’s button text from “OK” to “Create”/”Configure”
  • Added Butterworth wavelets
  • Fix a problem report changing lithologies for a trend file 
  • Fix problem report in well import
  • Fix error when fault sticks cannot convert to other vertical domain
  • Fix colourbar disappearing in some situations
  • Fix well curve selection not restoring with session 
  • Fix problem report during import of a survey that needs CRS conversion 
  • Fix a problem report on deletion when a corresponding arbline view is open
  • Fix zoom undo/redo hotkeys behaviour
  • Fix propagating non-gather horizon in 3d view
  • Fix angle mutes with a 2D velocity sometimes not displaying
  • Ensure that changes to well folder structure get persisted
  • Very long error messages no longer obscure process configuration; the message is now truncated and a link allows viewing the full error
  • Fix incorrect results when pilot volume extents do not match the input volume

March 2020 – Changes (4.7-003110)

  • Well template views: Improved usability of multi-well curve chooser
  • User interface: On opening web links from Insight when no default browser is configured display a helpful message and a link to the target page
  • Control panel: Preserve enabled/disabled state when copying products
  • Horizons: Fix a problem report after encountering a horizon which couldn’t be imported
  • Mapping: Show IL/CL survey labels when zoomed in
  • Processes: LF model: Add error message when an unsupported model layer conformability is selected
  • Processes: volume merge: Fix a problem report when the selected volumes were unsupported or incompatible with each other
  • Volumes: Add a scrollbar to the header dialogue when the contents don’t fit on the screen

February 2020 – Changes (4.7-002140)

  •  Spectra viewer: can now zoom a single axis using the mouse scroll wheel
  • Processes: trace shift: the output sequence start and end are now shown blank if using defaults from the input volume
  • Spectra viewer: use scientific notation for axis labels where appropriate
  • Fix cursor artifacts sometimes appearing in views
  • Allow curve selection, with the same name, from a curve set other than the first.
  • Fix some 2D snapshots not zooming to correct location.
  •  Fix incorrect spectra when polygon lines coincided with trace start/end time
  •  Fix support for dugio volumes with large indexed sequences

January 2020 – Changes (4.7-002100)

  •  Horizons: Horizon Gather Amplitude operations are now available in the Map View Operations tab
  •  Licencing: Allow Gain view processes without taking an IGP or Explorationist Licence
  • Wells: Don’t allow the creation of incomplete markers.

December 2019 – Changes (4.6-912201)

  • Surveys: Calculate and display a fourth tie point in the 3D survey configuration dialog
  • Volumes: Exports: Text export will now scale headers for CSV output, and optionally scale headers for SUASCII output
  • Image Gather Processing: New processes added;   
    • Time-Frequency Denoise
    • Volume Sculpting
    • Volume Integration
    • Match
    • Detect Mute
    • Restore Mute
    • Assign Header Values
    • Linear Moveout Correction
    • Attribute Maps
    • Attribute Maps Stack
    • Enhance Flat
    • Local Trace Alignment
    • Zero Phase
    • Minimum Phase
    • Composite QC
    • Tau-P Mute
    • Partial Stacking
    • K Filter
    • Velocity No-Decrease
    • V0 from delta and isotropic depth mig velocities
    • Volume CRS Conversion
    • Wavelet Transform
  • Volumes: Allow merging volumes with different increments if possible
  • Sessions: Show the column resizing cursor when appropriate in the open/manage sessions dialogs

November 2019 – Changes (4.6-911270)

  • Volumes: Add angle-aware interpolation methods for angle data classes
  • Well template views: Add support for custom-threshold well curve fill in 3D view
  • Control panel: Fix problem report when dragging product in certain cases
  • Mistie: Fix results sometimes being associated with the wrong lines
  • Painters & views: Display processes: fix initial gain type (t^2) not matching the displayed setting (AGC)
  • Painters & views: Display processes: fix NMO velocity not restored at session reload
  • Painters & views: Fix min/max offset display for angle mutes on non-offset gathers

October 2019 – Changes (4.6-910240)

  • Views: Volume line selectors in views now highlight the selection in red if it’s a valid line name but on the wrong survey
  • Wells: Add grid lines, labels and annotations to 3D well charts 
  • Views: Avoid displaying angle mutes on certain gather domains (e.g. tau-P) 
  • Views: Keep showing cross-hair values even when the cross-hair is turned off
  • Processes: Trace mix: Allow 2D stacks to be used as input


  • Arblines: Fix exception while handling historic arblines
  • Data manager: Open project button available in Data Manager’s Copy Objects view
  • Processes: SEG-Y output: Fix job failure when the file name contained some non-alphanumeric characters
  • Sessions: Don’t discard session if user selects “exit & save” then cancels
  • Spectra viewer: Enable unwrap wavelet spectra option for volumes
  • Volume export: Fix an issue where exporting large volume sometime fail with out-of-memory error


August 2019 – Changes (4.6-908070)

  • Crossplots: Crosshairs ignored the global show/hide setting
  • Views: An erroneous licensing error would appear in some cases
  • Volumes: Improve handling of special characters in 2D lines

July 2019 – Changes (4.6-907050)


  • Add polygon operations (union, intersection, etc.)



  • Crossplots: Show/Hide wells and added new datums
  • Snapshots: added to the Explorationist module
  • Wells: add class settings button to well curve choosers
  • Wells: export curves dialog includes class and unit labels
  • Wells: improved settings display in Control Panel


  • 3D: Well charts did not draw markers using their colour
  • 3D: Well charts could be positioned incorrectly
  • 3D: Wells could display a different curve to the selection
  • 3D: Horizon polygons respond better to thickness settings
  • Pore pressure: an error when exporting some result logs
  • Processes: Improved clarity of scaling header warnings
  • Views: Angle mutes were missing on angle gather sections
  • Wells: Progress bar could exceed 100% when importing

June 2019 – Changes (4.6-906110)

  • Shapefiles: add convert-to-polygon option
  • Volume maths: add toDegrees and toRadians functions
  • Volume maths: add variables and multi-expression formulas
  • Volume export: faster response when cancelled
  • Volume export: SEG-Y export optionally outputs QC information
  • Well View: Gather tracks include mutes
  • Many minor bug fixes throughout the software