MigriX Release News


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Release history:

2.4 series

2.4.0 - 240324:  Production release 2.4.0

2.3 series

2.3.3 - 231023:  Maintenance release 2.3.3

2.3.2 - 230823:  Maintenance release 2.3.2

2.3.1 - 230423:  Maintenance release 2.3.1

2.3.0 - 230123:  Production release 2.3.0

2.2 series

2.2.1 - 220901:  Maintenance release 2.2.1

2.2.0 - 220606:  Production release 2.2.0

2.1 series

2.1.1 - 220222:  Maintenance release 2.1.1

2.1.0 - 220117: Production release 2.1.0

1.9 series

1.9.8 - 201217: Maintenance release 1.9.8

1.9.6 - 200821: Production release 1.9.6

1.8 series

1.8.4 - 191002: Production release 1.8.4

1.6 series

1.6.8 - 180801: Maintenance release 1.6.8

1.6.6 - 180615: Maintenance release 1.6.6

1.6.4 - 180504: Production release 1.6.4 

1.5 series

1.5.6 - 170914: Maintenance  release 1.5.6

1.5.4 - 170828: Maintenance  release 1.5.4

1.5.2 - 170713: Maintenance  release 1.5.2

1.5.0 - 170530: Production release 1.5.0



MigriX 2.4.0 - 240324 (240324) is a production release:

  • Added "Filter Topics" option to the Project Workspace to hide selected topics/groups in the tree.
  • Improved continuity in faulted layers when plotting of SN & WE profiles
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.3.3 - 231023 (231023) is a maintenance release:

  • Fixed depth scaling issues for picked points and lines displayed on profiles.
  •  Added a Wells option to exclusively map samples onto a horizon when the LayerAge value falls within the horizon's age interval.
  • Changed sorting order to numerical in Trap Viewer table.
  • Added "Auto" option for adding new points to Selection Info.

MigriX 2.3.2 - 230823 (230823) is a maintenance release:

  • No longer showing non-deposited layers in 2D mode
  • Improved handling of "map onto topmost layer" projection in 2d mode
  • Support for using special characters (e.g. æøå) in filepaths.
  • Improved handling on multi-series plots in Quickplot.
  • Fixed crash on filtering of observation data with column sorting activated.
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.3.1 - 230423 (230423) is a maintenance release:

  • Added option in Layer Properties to show layer fault mesh.
  • Added 3D View RMB menu option for exporting fault point properties in csv format.
  • Improved support for using comma as decimal separator on Windows systems
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.3.0 - 230123 (230123) is a production release:

  • Switch between pre-defined colourmaps in the Graphics toolbar
  • Easy loading of pIGI data into the Observations Table Editor.
  • Automatic updating of drainage area analysis data during simulation
  • Removed plotting of mesh spikes for some elements along boundary of layer geometries
  • Leaked oil and gas into traps are now included in the Moving hydrocarbons Trap Viewer plot.
  • The "Show layer boundaries" option in wells is now functioning properly.
  • Fixed bug that caused clip plane profiles to be created at wrong angle
  • Fixed issue that caused results to be shown only for the topmost sublayer when in 2D mode.
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.2.1 - 220901 (220901) is a maintenance release:

  • Added bulk grid export functionality to Caserun Results.
  • Basemap Add Lines/Flowpaths can now plot Flowpaths and spillpaths as lines in 2D & 3D view
  • Add Lines in Basemap and Import Table in Wells stores a copy of the result in the outcome directory
  •  Added progress bar when creating mesh.
  • Added Project.faultsfilter option to reduce number of fault points when building geometries with large fault polygon sets.
  • Added experimental plotting of "Contour classes" on maps in 2D/3D view. Note: contour lines/labels are not yet displayed
  • Fix for occasional crash on interactive label editing (mouse double-click on label) in 3D view.
  • Fix for crash when modifying stream properties in 2d view mode.
  • Reorganized view/layout menu to clarify which options affect 2D and/or 3D views.
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.2.0 - 220606 (220606) is a production release:

  • LateralBarriers can be used to block lateral migration without needing to rebuild the model geometries.
  • New Edit Faults Toolbar to quickly create or modify fault polygons and define fault insides/outsides.
  • Fixed issue with shallow (<1km burial) shale pinchouts not sealing properly.
  • Fixed issue with 2D view not zooming correctly when loading a saved view.
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

MigriX 2.1.1 - 220222 (220222) is a maintenance release:

  • Improved support for High-DPI monitors.
  • Added option to map basemaps and wells onto a layer type group (source rocks, seals, reservoirs etc.)
  • Added Open File Explorer option to File menu. Opens the system default file manager in the project db directory.
  • Fix for Basemap/Add Lines crash issue
  • Introduced MigriXplore add-on feature which allows for:
    1) Running larger models (up to 10 million elements).
    2) Calibration plots comparing model results to observations data
    3) User-defined kinetic schemes and multicomponent HC systems
    4) Viewing results from stored simulations without having to re-simulate the model.

MigriX 2.1.0 - 220117 (220117) is a production release:

  • Added Trap Summary tool to view most important trap data quickly.
  • New Layer Lithologies editor
  • Layer visibility can be toggled according to layer type (source, reservoir, seal etc.) from the RMB menu in the 3D View
  • Basemap/Add Lines can be used to view dynamic polygon data from the simulation.
  • Expelled plots are now cut in areas with zero source thicknesses
  • “Show Drainage Area" RMB menu options now highlights the selected area in the 3D view and adds it to the Area Analysis tool.
  • Annotated axis and scalebars can be shown in 3D/2D views. Use the View/Layout menu to toggle on or off.
  • New engine for 3D graphics gives improved graphics quality and faster rendering.
  • Upgraded user interface to Qt5.
  • Added SourceModel/Thickness_Source property to the Model section of the Project Workspace
  • Added OilCharge and GasCharge properties which show amounts of gas and oil migrating into the carrier from source layers.
  • Added opacity setting for profiles
  • Sublayer mesh in Profile views can be toggled/on off from the Profile properties panel.
  • Added maximize, minimize & restore buttons to all dock windows.
  • "Edit aliases" option now available when loading basemap or well files with unrecognized headers
  • Annotations are now hidden when panning, rotating, and zooming the model
  • Changed the color of oil traps in HC.flowrates (more distinct from high flowrates)
  • Improved handling of fill/spill for very long flowpaths

MigriX 1.9.8 - 201217 (200821) is a maintenance release:

  • Improved shape file (polygons «ring») loading
  • Added Oil.adjust and Gas.adjust scaling factors for generated source rock volumes.
  • Fixed missing reset of Oil.adjust and Gas.adjust factors when switching off injection modelling.
  • Fixed incorrect alignment of charts in Trap Viewer.

MigriX 1.9.6 - 200821 (200821) is a production release:

  • Faults can be added as lateral barriers to flow
  • New Extract Project utility
  • Bugfixes

MigriX 1.8.4 - 191002 (191002) is a production release:

  • New History Editor for temperatures, overpressure and seal events.
  • New Modify Areas tool to quickly edit input properties within polygons.
  • Allowing for switching between metric and oil field units in TrapViewer and Drainage area analysis.
  • Allowing for switching between m and ft as input units for depth maps in the Geological Events Editor.
  • Added reload button in Explorer to force update of the file tree.
  • The "Visualize each step" setting is now stored when closing MigriX.
  • Fixed bug causing "open last project" to sometimes open the wrong project when running more than one MigriX instance.
  • Layer models can now be created from a well tops (.csv) table file.
  • Bug fixes


MigriX 1.6.8 - 180801 (180801) is a production maintenance release:

  • Improved handling of spill from complex traps
  • Tracking of all user parameter changes (stored in Changes.info table)
  • New (unique) caserun name automatically assigned when starting simulation run
  • Fixed an issue with temperature gradient at 0Ma sometimes being overwritten when using Modify project.


 MigriX 1.6.6 - 180615 (180615) is a production maintenance release:

  • Fixed Geohistory line drawing error.


MigriX 1.6.4 - 180504 (180504) is a production maintenance release:

  • Basement age is no longer included in the timestep list when creating a new project with the “Event” or “Interpolated” timesteps options active.

  • Added “Histories” column to the Timesteps Table Editor. It allows for defining which timesteps to compute histories (e.g. temperature, burial) for. 

  • Added Input/Layer Hydraulic/Retention for user control over migration retention (losses).
  • Added Results/Flow/Retained for viewing results from retention calculations 
  • User parameter changes are now stored in a Changes.info table with date/time of change
  • New Modify project option to edit an existing project with the Project setup wizard.
  • Added “Download NPD data” option to the RMB menu in Explorer.
  • Burial histories for large present day water-depths improved.
  • More accurate migration in uppermost layer below seabed.


 MigriX 1.5.6 - 170914 (170914) is a production maintenance release:

  • Added filtering of paleo-traps in TrapViewer by trap size.
  • Added option in TrapViewer table to show data only for a given topic, e.g. HC volumes.
  • Other tweaks and minor improvements to TrapViewer plots.


 MigriX 1.5.4 - 170828 (170829) is a production maintenance release:

  • Improved accuracy of oil column calculation for traps with large spill volumes and small oil columns
  • Fixed bug that resulted in progress bar disappearing during simulations
  • Fixed crash when copying table data into Table editor
  • Fixed some issues in the Injection tool


 MigriX 1.5.2 - 170713 (170713) is a production maintenance release:

  • Improved the import and export capabilities for Shape files
  • Multi-polygons can now be used as input to HC injection
  • Added "Show drainage area" options to RMB menu in the 3D view
  • Improved plotting of shallow layers and other tweaks to GeoHistory
  • Added picking (CTRL+LMB button) to GeoHistory plots
  • Simplifications to the Drainage Area Analysis tool
  • Fix: removed issue with geometries being generated twice after modifying the Geological Events table and saving
  • Minor tweaks and bugfixes


MigriX 1.5.0 - 170530 (170530) is a production release:

  • More options available for HC injection migration, including flood injection and quick injection.
  • Added a table editor for source rock properties.
  • New Edit top-level menu introduced
  • Added more project setup wizard options, including temperatures and timesteps.
  • Injection toolbar added.
  • Loading of polygon Shape (.shp) files supported
  • Added new Source Potential Index (SPI) plot
  • New drainage area analysis tool included.
  • Added source rock definition table to project setup wizard
  • More options to the Project info page in the setup wizard
  • New simplified licensing system with online activation support.
  • Bug fixes
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