• FirefoxUpgrade to the new Firefox »
  •  Dow Up0.03% Nasdaq Up0.17%

    Geospace Technologies Corporation (GEOS)

    26.42 0.61(2.26%) Dec 24, 1:00PM EST
    Add to Portfolio
    ProfileGet Profile for:
    Geospace Technologies Corporation
    7007 Pinemont Drive
    Houston, TX 77040
    United States - Map
    Phone: 713-986-4444
    Website: http://www.geospace.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
    Full Time Employees:1,149

    Business Summary 

    Geospace Technologies Corporation designs and manufactures instruments and equipment used in the acquisition and processing of seismic data; and characterization and monitoring of producing oil and gas reservoirs in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Seismic and Non-Seismic. The Seismic segment provides land and marine nodal data acquisition systems; permanent land and seabed reservoir monitoring products and services; geophones and geophone strings; hydrophones; leader wires; connectors; telemetry cables; marine streamer retrieval and steering devices; multi-component sensors; and various other products. This segment also offers permanently installed high-definition reservoir characterization products for ocean-bottom applications in producing oil and gas fields; and produces seismic borehole acquisition systems, which employ a fiber optic augmented wire line capable of high data transmission rates. The Non-Seismic segment various industrial products, such as sensors and tools for vibration monitoring, mine safety application, and earthquake detection; cables for power and communication used in the offshore oil and gas and offshore construction industries; and water meter cables, and other specialty cable and connector products, as well as thermal imaging products for the commercial graphics industry. The company serves seismic contractors, independent and government-owned oil and gas companies, direct users of equipment; specialized resellers; specialty manufacturers; and research institutions and industrial product distributors. Geospace Technologies Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

    Key Statistics

    Company Websites 
    Home Page
    Search Yahoo! for:
    More on Geospace Technologies Corporation

    Corporate Governance 
    Geospace Technologies Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 6.
    Brought to you by Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)

    Key Executives 
    Mr. Walter R. Wheeler , 60
    Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Thomas T. McEntire , 53
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, VP, Treasurer and Sec.
    Mr. Michael J. Sheen , 65
    Chief Technical Officer, Sr. VP and Director
    Mr. Robbin B. Adams , 56
    Chief Project Engineer and Exec. VP
    Ms. Lacey C. Rice , 59
    VP of HR
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
    View Insiders