SAExploration Holdings Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 981


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Bankr. Admin/​Reorg

  • Financing Rounds
  • 5

  • Investments
  • 5

SAExploration Holdings General Information


SAExploration Holdings Inc is an oilfield services company offering vertically-integrated seismic data acquisition and logistical support services in Alaska, Canada, South America, West Africa and Southeast Asia to the oil and natural gas industry. The company offers full-suite of logistical support and in-field data processing services to the acquisition of 2D, 3D, time-lapse 4D and multi-component seismic data on land which is used by major integrated, national, and independent oil and gas exploration and production companies to identify and analyze drilling prospects and maximize successful drilling. A vast majority of its revenue is generated from the United States.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Corporate Office
  • 13645 North
  • Promenade Boulevard
  • Stafford, TX 77477
  • United States
+1 (346) 000-0000

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SAExploration Holdings Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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SAExploration Holdings Comparisons

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SAExploration Holdings Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Dawson Geophysical Corporate Backed or Acquired Midland, TX 000 000000&0
Elnusa Corporation Jakarta, Indonesia 0000 000.00 00000000 000.00
MIND Technology Corporation The Woodlands, TX 000 000 000000000 000
Fugro Corporation Leidschendam, Netherlands 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Electromagnetic Geoservices Formerly PE-Backed Oslo, Norway 00 00000 000000000 00000
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SAExploration Holdings Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Forrest Burkholder President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
John Simmons Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Trisha Gerber Chief Accounting Officer
David Rassin JD Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer
Mike Scott Senior Vice President
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SAExploration Holdings Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
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SAExploration Holdings 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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SAExploration Holdings Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Geokinetics 25-Jul-2018 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 0000
Trio Merger 24-Jun-2013 0000000000 Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) 00000 000
Kuukpik SAExploration 19-Nov-2012 00000 0000 Other Commercial Services 0000 0000
Datum Exploration 31-Dec-2011 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
NES (US) 01-Oct-2011 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Products
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SAExploration Holdings FAQs

  • When was SAExploration Holdings founded?

    SAExploration Holdings was founded in 2006.

  • Who is the CEO of SAExploration Holdings?

    Forrest Burkholder is the CEO of SAExploration Holdings.

  • Where is SAExploration Holdings headquartered?

    SAExploration Holdings is headquartered in Stafford, TX.

  • What is the size of SAExploration Holdings?

    SAExploration Holdings has 981 total employees.

  • What industry is SAExploration Holdings in?

    SAExploration Holdings’s primary industry is Other Commercial Services.

  • Is SAExploration Holdings a private or public company?

    SAExploration Holdings is a Private company.

  • What is SAExploration Holdings’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SAExploration Holdings is 000000.

  • How much funding has SAExploration Holdings raised over time?

    SAExploration Holdings has raised $15M.

  • Who are SAExploration Holdings’s competitors?

    Dawson Geophysical, Elnusa, MIND Technology, Fugro, and Electromagnetic Geoservices are some of the 9 competitors of SAExploration Holdings.

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