Mitcham Industries, Inc. member of Mind Technology Inc

Mitcham Industries, Inc. member of Mind Technology Inc

Mitcham Industries, Inc. provides technology to the oceanographic, hydrographic, defense, seismic and security industries. Headquartered in Huntsville, Texas, Mitcham has a global presence with operating locations in the United States, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Russia, Hungary, Colombia and the United Kingdom. Mitcham’s worldwide Marine Technology Products segment, which includes its Seamap and Klein Marine Systems units, designs, manufactures and sells specialized, high performance, marine sonar and seismic equipment. Seamap’s products include the industry-leading GunLink seismic source acquisition and control systems, SeaLink acoustic sensor and towed streamer systems, and BuoyLink RGPS tracking systems. Klein is widely recognized as the world’s leading supplier of side scan sonar equipment.

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8141 Hwy 75 South , Huntsville , TX 77340 USA
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Monitoring and Testing
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

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Mitcham Industries Inc., the largest independent lessor of seismic equipment, provides the latest technology in acquisition electronics and peripherals.  With the demand for high channel count crews and high resolution recording, land seismic contractors are seeing an ever increasing requirement to provide more equipment for seismic surveys.  Whether it is to add an additional crew for a single project or to supplement existing crew capabilities, short-term leasing provides a cost effective alternative to capital expenditures.  Through our nine strategically located world-wide network of subsidiaries, customers can choose from cable, cable-free, and transition zone acquisition systems from major manufacturers in all regions of the world.

Mitcham Industries has the largest marine seismic rental fleet available to the industry, with equipment deployed strategically around the globe. We can respond to our customers’ needs and equipment requirements quickly, with experienced personnel deployed in our office locations in Huntsville, Singapore, and the UK.

We are continually adding current and new technology equipment, to complement our existing inventory. Current rental equipment includes Sercel Sentinel and Seal streamer and recording systems, Bolt, Sleeve, G and GI guns, ION streamer leveling, steering and acoustic products, the complete family of Seamap products for GunLink source controllers, and BuoyLink RGPS, as well as containerized source solutions, shallow water acquisition systems, and a variety of hydrographic and oceanographic equipment.

Mitcham Industries purchased Absolute Equipment Solutions February, 2010 and continues to manufacture, lease and sell helicopter support equipment for geophysical recording operations (Heli-Assist). We manufacture three types of helicopter borne remote pick-up systems along with their related pick-up ground assemblies. Stock and custom equipment transportation heli-bags, pick-up lanyards and heli-portable emergency fire suppression kits are also available.  Field operations can also benefit from Mitcham Industries’ supplied seismic operation dedicated high-end GPS equipment for helicopters and staging sites. These “Nav” systems ensure your valuable recording equipment is placed at the correct survey points in preparation for the recording crew’s arrival.

Mitcham has a large selection of Heli-Assist related items on hand for quick delivery for your short or long term projects or we can utilize our helicopter experience to assist in designing custom equipment for your unique transportation needs . Our equipment has worked in most oil producing states and provinces in North America and in many remote exploration projects around the world.

Mitcham Industries Inc., the largest independent lessor of seismic equipment, provides the latest technology in borehole imaging tools and peripherals.  Mitcham carries a complete inventory of downhole tools for VSP, multi-level borehole imaging and frac monitoring from the major manufacturers in the industry.

Seismic Asia Pacific (SAP) provides equipment, systems integration, engineering hardware and software maintenance support services to the Seismic, Hydrographic, Oceanographic, Environmental, and Defense Industries throughout the Pacific Rim. SAP  also maintains a rental pool of various seismic and Hydrographic/Oceanographic equipment, as well as a fully trained technical staff for installation and support. Through our long term associations with many of the leading manufacturers of equipment used in these industries, and through our in-house expertise and innovative methods of integrating, adapting and developing system packages that are fit for purpose for our client’s needs, SAP has gained a reputation as a leader in providing these services to many different companies operating in the Pacific Rim.

Through its Equipment Leasing segment, Mitcham believes it is the largest independent provider of exploration equipment to the seismic industry.