Dawson Geophysical Co (NASDAQ:DWSN)

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Industrial Services
Oilfield Services/Equipment

Company Description

Dawson Geophysical Co. is a provider of onshore seismic data acquisition services in the United States. It acquires and process 2-D, 3-D and multi-component seismic data for its clients, ranging from major oil and gas companies to independent oil and gas operators as well as providers of multi-client data libraries. Its clients rely on seismic data to identify areas where subsurface conditions are favorable for the accumulation of hydrocarbons, as well as to optimize the development and production of hydrocarbon reservoirs. It operates 3-D seismic data acquisition crews in the United States and seismic data processing centers. Its Geophysical Services business consists of the acquisition and processing of seismic data to produce an image of the earth's subsurface. The seismic method involves the recording of reflected acoustic or sonic waves from below the ground. The company was founded by L. Decker Dawson in 1952 and is headquartered in Midland, TX.

Contact Information

Dawson Geophysical Co.
508 West Wall Street
Midland Texas 79701-5002
P:(432) 684-3000
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Other institutional42.49%
Mutual fund holders33.50%
Individual stakeholders19.96%

Top Executives

Stephen C. JumperChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
C. Ray TobiasChief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Christina W. HaganCFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Executive VP
Robert C. ChandlerDirector-Engineering & Technical Support
James Walter ThomasChief Technology Officer & Executive VP

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