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Gain the Advantage

Advance your drilling plan by tapping into our large seismic data library covering the hottest exploration plays across North America. We constantly expand this library by acquiring new data in unexplored areas. Put Seitel on your team and be at the forefront of exploration.

Our vast and ever-growing library of multi-client surveys means you get the right data at the right price. Our top-quality 3D and 2D data reveals the subsurface with stunning clarity, giving you the power to prove up your land leases and design drilling plans that succeed. Work with a team you can trust.


You set the parameters we assume the risks. Acquire new data through Seitel and you’re able to stay focused on your exploration goals while we handle the details. For a fixed price, you get a partner who will negotiate permits, manage vendors, satisfy landowners, deal with weather delays and store the data.


No matter how well the field work is performed and how great the Interpreter, the data processing step is critical. From the simplest 2D line to the most intricate 3D merge, in time or depth, our team of experienced geophysicists are ready to deliver. Bring us your ideas to ensure you receive the processed results you need.

our team is your team

Seitel forms long-term relationships built on performance and trust. Work with us and you gain a high-energy team that’s dedicated to helping you succeed. You get attentive professionals who listen to your business ideas and offer creative solutions to help you achieve your goals. You will experience flexibility, transparency and confidentiality at the highest level. License, acquire or trade – no matter what data solution you need, Seitel makes it happen.
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Be Seitel Sustainable

You can demand a lot from us in all matters of sustainability, because we demand even more from ourselves. From workplace improvement to HSE to community outreach, we are dedicated to conducting ourselves safely, responsibly, ethically and compassionately. It’s a culture that fully encompasses our values and aligns with your goals.
Fostering childhood Literacy
Fostering childhood Literacy
Early Learning Program
Every year, Seitel helps young students at Panda Path School experience the joy of reading and storytelling by presenting The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss as a fun and spirited play, and gifting each child with their very own Dr. Seuss book. During the holidays, Seitel Santa and his elves purchase gifts and delivers them to the children at the school.
Promoting Health & Wellness
Promoting Health & Wellness
Fitness, Nutrition, Personal Safety
Seitel employees assist the Spring Branch Independent School District in its annual Student Health Fair. We host a blood drive at our headquarters for the Gulf Coast Blood Center. We also support the Houston Food Bank through donations and volunteering to help prepare and serve meals.
Improving Our office, homes & Planet
Improving Our office, homes & Planet
Recycle, Reduce Waste, Grow
Seitel employees and their families volunteered at a community event to beautify and improve the ecology along our local bayous by planting 80 trees. We also hosted a Reuse-Recycle drive at our headquarters, which gave new life to electronics, clothing, books and magazines that otherwise would have been discarded.

Read our latest Sustainability Report to learn about safety statistics and our commitment to employees and the community.

2017 Sustainability Report

About US

Seitel helps clients find the oil and gas that drives their businesses and energizes our society. We are a leading provider of high-quality 3D and 2D seismic data covering some of the most active hydrocarbon plays in the US and Mexico. For more than 30 years, Seitel has built what is now one of the largest North American seismic data library available for licensing and we continue to invest in its growth.
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Seitel offers top-notch acquisition services for new surveys as well as custom data processing. Clients count on us to provide the right data at the right prices so that they can bring certainty to their drilling plans and gain the competitive edge. Clients also know that with Seitel they are getting a partner that values long-term relationships built on trust, integrity and assured delivery. Let’s talk about your exploration goals.

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