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GroundMetrics CEO George Eiskamp selected as finalist for Veteran & Military Entrepreneur Award!

GroundMetrics is very proud to announce that our CEO, George Eiskamp, has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Veteran & Military Entrepreneur Awards, to be presented by the San Diego Business Journal and The Rosie Network at their 2nd Annual Conference. The 2018 Veteran and Military Conference and Awards will be held […]

The Global Energy News has named GroundMetrics Best Subsurface Surveying & Imaging Services Company – USA and chosen our eQube™ as Best Electromagnetic Sensor System!

The Global Energy News has awarded GroundMetrics twin accolades – recognizing both our subsurface surveying and imaging capabilities and the performance of our eQube™ sensor.

The well-known publication’s process for assessing potential awardees involves checking out a company’s goods and services of course, but also its clients, innovation history, business philosophy, strategies for the future, […]

Halliburton and GroundMetrics launch 3D formation evaluation service with innovative sensor technology

HOUSTON – Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) today announced an agreement with GroundMetrics, a San Diego company specializing in the development of electromagnetic sensor systems, to deliver full field reservoir characterization and monitoring services.

The collaboration combines GroundMetrics capabilities in electromagnetic and resistivity sensing, which helps determine the types of fluids present in reservoir rocks, and Halliburton’s […]

Cultivating our IP Portfolio

With oil prices lower than they’ve been in a decade, the oil industry is seeking ways to optimize its operations to achieve maximum efficiency. The Journal of Petroleum Technology explored how the price situation is driving innovation in recent article “Pressure Test for E&P Innovation.” When seeking out innovation leaders to contribute to the […]

MetroConnect and GroundMetrics – Going Beyond Borders

James Cash (J.C.) Penney once said that growth is never by mere chance, but rather is the result of forces working together. And the forces behind the MetroConnect Prize (the San Diego Mayor’s office, World Trade Center, Economic Development Center, and JP Morgan Chase) have the international growth of businesses in the San Diego […]

GroundMetrics Featured in Saudi Aramco Ventures’ Innovation Zone

Advanced monitoring technology offers hope to an industry hammered by low oil prices

SAN DIEGO, November 4th, 2015 – GroundMetrics Inc., a world-leading electromagnetic survey company and oil and gas technology pioneer, was invited to participate in Saudi Aramco Ventures’ (SAEV) Innovation Zone at the upcoming Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC), November […]

GroundMetrics Awarded Contract for CO2 EOR Flood Monitoring

First-of-a-kind project leverages advanced technology to increase oilfield production and improve efficiency

HOUSTON, October 8, 2015 – GroundMetrics Inc., a world-leading electromagnetic survey company and oil and gas technology pioneer, was awarded a contract for a CO2 Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) flood monitoring survey in the Frio Sands Formation.

Industry-wide, CO2 injection represents 30% of total […]

Tech startups are taking on the oil business

VentureBeat featured GroundMetrics in an article last week about the underreported trend of startups putting high-technology to work on the oilfield. From the article itself:
Silicon Valley is a long way from Houston. Hackathon denizens seem to exist in a different universe than rough-and-ready oilfield crews. But tech startups are invading the oil business. Not only […]

Ground-breaking, Ground Truth

Mark Wilkinson, VP Unconventionals at GroundMetrics, was invited to write a contributed article for E&P Magazine which published earlier this week. In the story, Mark does a deep-dive into everything from our technical methodology to applications in water flooding and hydraulic fracture monitoring. He addresses key questions that operators face everyday as they try […]

Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry

We’ve had a busy spring here at GroundMetrics. We hurtled passed technical milestones, some big industry big hitters joined our team, and jobs have been pouring in from clients. This week we just loaded up the truck to head out on another job.

Overall, the oil industry has been hit hard by aftershocks from the […]