Javelin NMR Logging Used for Lithium Economic Assessment

The Javelin Wireline NMR logging system recently served a central role in a preliminary economic assessment of lithium brine production in Clayton Valley, Nevada. In brine mining operations, determinations of resource size require accurate estimation of specific yield (drainable porosity) … Continue reading

New Deep Groundwater NMR Logging with Wireline Javelin

Vista Clara is excited to introduce Wireline Javelin for deep groundwater logging.  Built on the powerful architecture of the Javelin technology suite, the fully digital wireline Javelin operates on standard 3/16 inch steel cable.  With the ability to run on … Continue reading

Vista Clara Honored by US DoE as SBIR/STTR Small Business of the Year

The U.S. Department of Energy has honored Vista Clara as 2015 SBIR/STTR Small Business of the Year. This DOE award “recognizes a U.S. small business that exemplifies the spirit of DOE’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer … Continue reading

NMR Soil Moisture Instruments Featured in CSIRO’s “Preview”

Associate Editor of Preview Environmental Geophysics, Michael Hatch writes: In this column Dave Walsh, president of US-based Vista Clara Inc., introduces some new geophysical tools that Vista Clara (VC) have developed to measure water content in the very near surface. … Continue reading

Grunewald Receives Karcher Award from SEG

Elliot Grunewald has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 J. Clarence Karcher Award, presented by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG).  This prestigious early career award is given “in recognition of significant contributions to the science and technology … Continue reading

Geoscientists Without Borders Team Uses GMR Technology in Humanitarian Geophysics Project

Scientists from University of Wyoming, CSIRO, and Stanford University recently presented a success story in the Geoscientists Without Borders program at the annual Society for Exploration Geophysicists meeting in Denver.  Led by Andrew Parsekian and Aaron Davis, the team demonstrated … Continue reading

Awards to Vista Clara Scientists

Vista Clara’s Elliot Grunewald (Chief Geophysicist) and Hong Zhang (Senior Engineer) were recently recognized for work presented at international conferences.   Dr. Grunewald was awarded Best Engineering-Environmental Geophysics Paper at the ASEG meeting in Melbourne for the study “Integration of … Continue reading

Vista Clara to take part in ASEG, EAGE Near Surface, AEG, and China GeoTech conferences

Vista Clara will present and exhibit at four conferences during August-September 2013.  The Australia Society for Exploration Geophysics (ASEG) conference will be held in Melboure Australia, Aug 11-15.  Bochum, Germany will host the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE) … Continue reading

Vista Clara secures leading position in China

Vista Clara Inc., a geophysical instrumentation company based in Mukilteo Washington USA, announces the sale of three more “GMR” surface NMR instruments in the People’s Republic of China. GMR has been selected in four of the past five competitively bid … Continue reading

Vista Clara performs first ever remote NMR logging measurement from an altitude of 33,000 feet

Vista Clara Inc., a geophysical technology company based in Mukilteo Washington USA, has performed the first ever NMR logging measurement from an altitude of 33,000 feet. On a flight between Denver, Colorado and Seattle, Washington, Company President David Walsh initiated … Continue reading