6.12.12 SHOTPlus™ Beta Release Notes





November, 2022

Version 6.12.12 of SHOTPlus™ Beta, first offered to users on Monday 28th November 2022.
A notification will appear on start-up in SHOTPlus™ Beta once the update is available.
For further information on updating the SHOTPlus™, please contact the BlastIQ™ Support Team via support.blastiq.com.


  1. Time Window calculation updated to include:
    1. Design - Charge weights and initiation times based on a hole's design state
    2. Updated Design (default) - Charge weights and initiation times based on a hole's updated design state.
    3. Actual and Design - Charge weights an initiation times based on Measured data where present, and Updated Design where not present.
    4. Actuals Only - Charge weights an initiation times based on Measured data only.
  2. When adjusting EBS intervals, intervals can now be adjusted at specific monitoring points.
  3. 'Custom' option added to Row View, allowing users to view selected holes as a row.
  4. BlastIQ™ Licences can now be activated from within SHOTPlus™.1
  5. 'Activate BlastIQ™ Licence' option added to the existing licence expiry warning.



    1. To activate a BlastIQ™ Licence from within SHOTPlus™, select 'Help' > 'Activate BlastIQ™ Licence' from the main toolbar in SHOTPlus™.


  1. Vibration Monitor icon updated.
  2. Rendered surfaces in Heat Map mode can now be set to 0% transparency.
  3. Hole collars can now be visualised when clipped to rendered surfaces with 0% transparency.
  4. Surface connector icons updated where >6 ties are used.
  5. 'Loaded Not Measured' is now consumed from BlastIQ™.
    1. Displayed on hole diagrams, next to the deck horizon as a '?'
  6. Latitude and Longitude are now imported into SHOTPlus™ for WebGen™ imports.
  7. Where an initiation point has no booster, the 'Num' column now shows 0.


  1. Vibration Monitors icons were being hidden by rendered surfaces with 0% transparency.
  2. The surface manager was not taking all selected points into account where creating registered surfaces.
  3. Rows were not showing in Row View when a baseline was not present.
  4. Backfill decks were not being applied correctly in certain situations.
  5. Extra holes, recorded in the field, included WebGen™ imports were not being positioned in the SHOTPlus™ plan correctly.
  6. EBS Flags were not being applied correctly to WebGen™ imports.
  7. Initiation times for WebGen™ blasts were being rounded incorrectly.
  8. Quantities by Hole Type summary was not showing IE/HE quantities.
  9. When importing data from Quarryman Pro face points were being incorrectly imported as polylines.
  10. Wet sides measurement of 0.1 m was not applying wet sides rules.
  11. Importing and IKN file was positioning initiators at the incorrect depth.
  12. DXF files were being imported with the incorrect layer colour referenced.
  13. Wet sides conditions were not being recognised where Graphical Charging Rules were used.
  14. Manually editing a loading design for a hole was not updating the Updated Design in all locations resulting in a mismatch in quantities.
  15. Hidden layers were not appearing in 'Layer' drop down boxes.
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