GEOS - Geospace Technologies Corporation

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Geospace Technologies Corporation

7007 Pinemont Drive
Houston, TX 77040
United States
713-986-4444
http://www.geospace.com

SectorEnergy
IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services
Full Time Employees707

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Walter R. WheelerPres, CEO & Director308.89kN/A1953
Mr. Thomas T. McEntireVP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec.283.29kN/A1960
Mr. Michael J. SheenSr. VP, CTO & Director308.86kN/A1948
Mr. Robbin B. AdamsExec. VP & Chief Project Engineer258.34kN/A1957
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

Geospace Technologies Corporation designs and manufactures instruments and equipment used in the oil and gas industry to acquire seismic data in order to locate, characterize, and monitor hydrocarbon producing reservoirs. The company operates through two segments, Seismic and Non-Seismic. The Seismic segment offers 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, seismic borehole acquisition systems, and various other products. The Non-Seismic segment offers electronic pre-press products that employ direct thermal imaging and digital inkjet printing technologies targeted at the commercial graphics, industrial graphics, textile, and flexographic printing industries. This segment also provides other non-seismic products that consist of sensors and tools for vibration monitoring, mine safety application, and earthquake detection; cables for power and communication for the offshore oil and gas, and offshore construction industries; water meter cables and connectors; and other specialty industrial cable and connector products. The company serves seismic contractors, and independent and government-owned oil and gas companies; direct users of equipment; specialized resellers; and specialty manufacturers, research institutions, and industrial product distributors. It operates in the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, and internationally. Geospace Technologies Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Geospace Technologies Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.