Geokinetics Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1980

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,071


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 12

  • Investments
  • 5

Geokinetics General Information


Provider of seismic data acquisition and seismic data processing services. The company provides seismic data acquisition services in land, transition zone and shallow water environments on a contract basis for its customers. It offers onshore and offshore proprietary seismic data processing services and a suite of seismic interpretation products and services.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Other Energy Services
Business/Productivity Software
Corporate Office
  • 1500 Citywest Boulevard
  • Suite 800
  • Houston, TX 77042
  • United States
+1 (713) 000-0000

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Geokinetics Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Geokinetics Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Media and Information Services (B2B)
Houston, TX
1,071 As of 2015


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Geokinetics Competitors (13)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
BGP Corporation China 0000
Global Geophysical Services Private Equity-Backed Bellaire, TX 0000 00.000 0000000 0000 00.000
Cegal Private Equity-Backed Sandnes, Norway 000 000000000000
Fairfield Geotechnologies Private Equity-Backed Houston, TX 00 000000000000
Shearwater GeoServices Holdings Corporate Backed or Acquired Bergen, Norway 0000 000000000 00
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Geokinetics Patents

Geokinetics Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20110141850-A1 Electromagnetic system for timing synchronization and location determination for seismic sensing systems having autonomous (nodal) recording units Inactive 15-Dec-2009 00000000 0
US-20110139537-A1 Magnetic mass-lift impulsive seismic energy source including repelling electromagnets and reaction mass damping Inactive 15-Dec-2009 000000000 00
US-20110058452-A1 Method of acquiring near offset and zero offset seismic data Inactive 04-Sep-2009 00000000 0
US-20110049449-A1 Passive marine equipment recovery device Active 03-Sep-2009 00000000 0
US-8424847-B2 Passive marine equipment recovery device Inactive 03-Sep-2009 B63C7/20 0
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Geokinetics Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Geokinetics Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Geokinetics Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Geotrace 19-Dec-2016 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
CGG (North American Land) 30-Sep-2014 000000000 Other Energy Services 00000 000
Petroleum Geo-Services (Onshore Business Unit) 15-Feb-2010 0000000000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
Grant Geophysical 08-Sep-2006 0000000000 00000 Information Services (B2C) 00000 000
Trace Energy Services 02-Dec-2005 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Other Energy Services
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Geokinetics FAQs

  • When was Geokinetics founded?

    Geokinetics was founded in 1980.

  • Where is Geokinetics headquartered?

    Geokinetics is headquartered in Houston, TX.

  • What is the size of Geokinetics?

    Geokinetics has 1,071 total employees.

  • What industry is Geokinetics in?

    Geokinetics’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Geokinetics a private or public company?

    Geokinetics is a Private company.

  • What is Geokinetics’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Geokinetics is 000000.

  • How much funding has Geokinetics raised over time?

    Geokinetics has raised $25M.

  • Who are Geokinetics’s investors?

    Avista Capital Partners, Enable Global Capital, Ironman Energy Capital, Kestrel Capital, and Maple Leaf Partners are 5 of 8 investors who have invested in Geokinetics.

  • Who are Geokinetics’s competitors?

    BGP, Global Geophysical Services, Cegal, Fairfield Geotechnologies, and Shearwater GeoServices Holdings are some of the 13 competitors of Geokinetics.

  • When was Geokinetics acquired?

    Geokinetics was acquired on 25-Jul-2018.

  • Who acquired Geokinetics?

    Geokinetics was acquired by SAExploration Holdings.

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