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Spectraseis is the technology leader in microseismic fracture monitoring and stimulation evaluation. We provide services to many of the world's leading E&P firms, including a growing customer base among North American unconventional operators.

Spectraseis provides a competitive advantage to its customers through cutting-edge innovations in surface and borehole passive seismic monitoring, data processing and imaging.

The company's key technologies include its UltraSense high-sensitivity broadband surface and borehole arrays, advanced wave equation based imaging using high speed GPU computing, and ambient wavefield characterization methods for post- frac fluid system evaluation. Spectraseis' IP portfolio includes more than 70 issued and pending patents covering key geosciences technologies.

Established in 2004, Spectraseis has principle offices in Houston, Denver and Calgary. Our major shareholders include the private equity firms Warburg Pincus and Statoil Technology Invest, as well as Saudi Makamin Company, the Saudi Arabian oilfield services firm.

Geophysical Services: Microseismic fracture monitoring and stimulation evaluation, induced seismicity monitoring, passive seismic, shear wave analysis, broadband seismic, ambient wavefield characterization, shale oil & gas, tight gas and oil sands unconventional resources, geosciences research and development.

Rob Habiger - CTO
Spectraseis today announced the appointment of Dr. Robert Habiger as Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer. Dr. Habiger holds a PhD in physics and has more than 28 years of technology research and operating experience in the oil and gas industry. He was most recently the head of seismic technology development at ConocoPhillips in Houston, where he led a team of scientists developing pr
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Brad Birkelo -
Brad Birkelo, a 24-year member of SEG, has served the Society in a number of capacities over the years. He was secretary-treasurer in 2006–07, chaired the Finance and Audit Committee in 2007–08, and is vice-chairman of the Strategic Finance Policy Committee for 2007–09. He served as chairman of the DISC Subcommittee (2003–05) and the SEG/EAGE Joint DISC Committee (2004–05), and was a member of the
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Spectraseis Latest News

Spectraseis appoints new CEO
Spectraseis has appointed Todd Chuckry as interim CEO, to be confirmed in the next shareholders and Board of Directors meeting. Mr. Chuckry has been the VP of Sales and Business Development prior to this appointment.
11 Jul 2013

Spectraseis hires David Grenier and Richard Marcinew
Houston microseismic imaging company Spectraseis has hired David Grenier as Houston sales director and Richard Marcinew as Calgary engineering advisor.
31 Jan 2013

Spectraseis seismic monitoring system in British Columbia
Spectraseis of Houston has won a contract to install a seismic monitoring system in British Columbia, Canada, to permanently monitor a salt water injection system, to monitor earth tremors.
13 Dec 2012

Spectraseis and Calmena partnership for Canada microseismic
Houston based microseismic company Spectraseis has made a partnership with Calgary wireline provider Calmena Energy Services, to offer microseismic services in Canada.
03 Aug 2012

Spectraseis gets 28x faster processing on NVIDIA GPUs
Spectraseis of Houston reports that it can do elastic wave-equation imaging 28 times faster using NVIDIA graphical processing units, compared to using conventional microchips.
17 May 2012

Spectraseis' microseismic arrays used in 5 North America unconventional plays.
Spectraseis, a company which provides microseismic tools based in Houston (previously Switzerland) reports that it has completed a microseismic modelling program covering five North America unconventional plays including the Montney, Wolfcamp, and Woodford basins.
23 Mar 2012

London SPE Young Professional drinks party Nov 24th
The London Young Professionals of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is planning a drinks party in Bar & Co, Temple Pier, London on November 24th, which everybody is welcome to come to.
11 Nov 2011

Spectraseis relocates corporate functions to U.S.
Spectraseis has relocated a number of its major operations to the United States, while continuing to remain a global company with an established presence in Switzerland.
31 Jan 2011

Spectraseis announces further LF seismic patents
Spectraseis has received a seventh US patent for low frequency seismic.
08 Oct 2010

Spectraseis low frequency seismic management tool
Spectraseis has launched RioGrande, a data management and visualization solution for LF seismic.
13 Jul 2010

Spectraseis launches borehole tool
Spectraseis has launched a new borehole receiver array for low frequency and microseismic measurements.
21 Jun 2010

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