Global Leader in Seismic Equipment Rentals Snaps Up TransGulf Tech

Seismic Equipment Solutions (SES) has acquired TransGulf Tech, one of the leading marine seismic air gun and lead-in termination specialists in the industry, which holds certification in high-pressure air systems and possesses extensive experience in back deck design and rigging.

The acquisition expands SES' Marine and Transition Zone capabilities by providing highly specialized technical support solutions for the marine seismic industry.

"The global seismic industry demands a company with advanced products for today's seismic challenges," said Glen Huscroft, President and CEO, Seismic Equipment Solutions, "and the acquisition of TransGulf further enhances our ability to provide those products with better solutions for the Marine and Transition Zone markets."

"We believe acquiring a company like TransGulf, with a proven track record of superior sales, service and support is a smart alliance which will accelerate the development of our new Marine and Transition Zone business," said Paul Mitcham, Senior Vice President, Marine and Reservoir Imaging at SES. "This combination is a natural progression of SES' long term strategy to provide excellent service and rental equipment to both the seismic and hydrographic industries."