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Tuesday April 22, 2014 at 8:00 AM MDT
Thursday April 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM MDT

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Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort 
11111 North 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

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Registration is now open for the 17th Annual Carlson Mining Users' Training Conference, April 22-24

Welcome to Carlson Mining's 17th Annual Training Conference. This year's event will feature two-and-one-half  days of intense class training (schedule TBD). The class time will be followed by an afternoon golf outing (Thursday, April 24). The cost for the event is $995.  Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, AZ

Slated to be held Tuesday through Thursday, April 22 - 24, at the scenic Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, Arizona, the event will include on all three days:
  • Continental breakfast, 
  • lunch, and
  • snacks during the breaks.

It is recommended that all attendees bring a laptop with the software loaded if possible (a demo copy can be loaded if not, but no laptops will be available).

Learn more about new technology available and Carlson 2015. Classes will cover many Carlson modules, including Geology, Surface and Underground Mining, Civil and Survey. New technology, such as drone surveys combined with Carlson Point Cloud, 3D visualization and Natural Regrade will be demonstrated. The new Carlson 2015 commands will be shown and used in the training. Get to meet and talk with members of the Carlson Mining Division team including programming, training, support and sales.

For those planning to stay at the event venue, ask for the Carlson Software discounted rate ($159/night). Early registration is appreciated to help us with the planning for meals, rooms, and the golf outing. We look forward to seeing you there.


Class/Training Topics -- Tuesday, April 22, Wednesday, April 23, & Thursday, April 24 (some classes are scheduled to run simultaneously with others)

Tuesday,  April 22, 45-minute or 1-hour classes running from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

New 2015 Features and Commands
Import Drillholes
Drillhole Validation   
Stratigraphic Modeling Basic 
Stratigraphic Modeling Advanced     
Grid File Utilities 
Fence Diagrams and Block Diagrams 
Coal Sections and Channel Samples
Survey and Field-to-Finish
Underground Mapping   

Wednesday,  April 23, 45-minute or 1-hour classes running from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Settings - Profiles - Ribbons - Templates
Surface Mine Reserves
Faults and Strata Polylines
Block Modeling    
Pit Layout Reserve Classification
Surface Mine Timing Basics
Surface Mine Timing
Spoil and Backfill Timing
Underground Layout and Setup
Underground Timing   
Civil RoadNETwork, Pads and Ramps 
Data Mining with Carlson and MAP     
Advanced Hydrology Runoff and Ponds
Natural Regrade 

Thursday, April 24, 45-minute or 1-hour classes running from 8 a.m. to 12 noon

Design Bench Pit / Design Fill
Haul Truck Cycle Analysis
Dragline Range Diagams
3D Visualization - New Module / Recap 
Point Clouds for Mining / Drone
Underground Solids
Sections to 3D Geologic Model