Monthly News Roundup

Please note that the following news item is an archived article. Therefore any links and information may now be out of date.

Over the last 2 months, we’ve started to send the latest news in a different format.  This is proving a lot more successful in making sure you are better informed, so we are going to continue with this format and will publish a monthly roundup on our website, here is this month’s.  Please use the comments box at the bottom of the page if you found this to be useful or you have any additional ideas for us to include in next months publication.


As we continue to build on the success of 2014 here at Keynetix, we are pleased to welcome Daniel Roberts, our new Software Tester.

We are also delighted to be recruiting for additional positions within Keynetix, we are currently recruiting for the following roles, Click for More Information: [list type=circle_list]

  • Geotechnical Laboratory Software Consultant
  • Part Time Bookkeeper/Admin Assistant [/list]


We are now in the testing phase of the new release of HoleBASE SI and we have some exciting features to show you in the coming weeks.  These include lots of upgrade features to Template Studio and more ways to import data and project lists into HoleBASE SI.

We will be creating some video content or webinars when we announce the release in our next newsletter.


The rest of April and May are shaping up to be busy months for training with numerous organisations planning onsite training.  We have also announced the next public courses which will be run on the following dates: [list type=circle_list]


Our YouTube channel is proving to be a very useful tool for people all over the world.  We now have almost 16,500 views.  If you haven’t been watching any of the videos, take a look and see what you think.  Here are the last few videos:

3D Borehole Model – Fantastic Customer Visualisation Case Study

AutoCAD Geology Solids – New and Improved Method for AutoCAD Civil 3D

Displaying Boring Data in AutoCAD Civil 3D: AutoCAD Boreholes Demo

Don’t forget to subscribe to the Keynetix YouTube channel if you would like to get instant notification as soon as we upload new content. It has been a busy month for Knowledgebase articles as well. In case you missed any, here is the list of articles added since our last update

Keynetix Knowledgebase

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With High Speed 2 due to start on site over the next few weeks, if you are working on this project and require any templates or components for HoleBASE SI, please get in touch with us, so we can assist you.

Partner News


We are delighted to have both Spatial Technology and Diatec come on board as Specialist Partners, both companies are Autodesk Gold Partners.  Spatial Technology are one of the leading survey and engineering solution providers in the Greater China Region and specialise in end to end spatial data management for infrastructure development, they cover the Hong Kong region.  


Diatec are Ireland’s largest Autodesk Gold Partner, delivering software licensing, training, support and consultancy to clients in “BIM for Building”.

Case Studies

computerControlledConstructionThis month a Case Study on Computer Controlled Construction was published in the Ground Engineering Magazine, if you have not already seen the article, please click here to read it in full.

We are regularly producing case studies with our customers, if you feel your company is using our software on a project that would benefit from the publicity of a case study, please contact Hayley who can arrange this for you.

Other News

Roger Chandler, our Managing Director, has just returned from a very successful visit exhibiting at the IFCEE Exhibition with Dataforensics in San Antonio, Texas.  The show has generated lots of fantastic opportunities for us all the way from New York to California, we look forward to working with more companies in the US in the near future.  More information on the conference.

Looking Ahead

This month our software will be at lots of different shows, Carl Grice will be presenting at this month’s AGI BIM: The Next Level event which takes place in Cambridge on Thursday 23rd April.  To book your place, click here.  Dataforensics – our US agent will also be showcasing our HoleBASE SI and KeyLAB software at Geo Virginia on 27 – 29th April in Williamsburg, VA, USA, to book your place click here.

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  • Monday 11 December 2017

    Innovation shines at 2017 Geotechnical data management awards

    BAM Ritchies, Southern Testing, Mott MacDonald, TSP Projects and Atkins beat off stiff competition to come out on top at the 2017 Keynetix Geotechnical Data Management Awards, in Oxford on 27 November.

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  • Christmas Opening Hours

    Our offices will be closed from 17:30 on Friday 22nd December 2017 and will be re-opening at 09:00 on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

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  • Monday 6 November 2017

    AGS Data Conference 2017 Review

    It has been 25 years since the launch of the AGS Data Format, a standard format for the transfer of geotechnical data across the industry, and to celebrate this milestone, the AGS organised a conference to celebrate the past success of the format and to encourage change and improvement going forward.

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  • Tuesday 31 October 2017

    Cadline Autodesk User Conferences

    We were delighted to have had the opportunity to exhibit at the first of this year's Cadline Autodesk User Conferences in Manchester on 17th October and are thrilled that we will also be exhibiting at their London User Conference on 8th November..

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  • Thursday 19 October 2017

    Agenda Announced for the Keynetix User Conference and Exhibition

    Read the full agenda for this year's User Conference. Following the last few years fantastic User Conferences, what are you waiting for to book your place at this year’s Keynetix User Conference?

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