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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Petrosys, acquired GLOBE Claritas

synopsis: Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management solutions for petroleum E&P, has acquired GLOBE Claritas from GNS Science, a geoscience research institute in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand that allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites. "
target parent: GNS Science
target: GLOBE Claritas
GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities. Their solutions lets users test, compare, and check results more efficiently, increasing productivity and reducing risk.
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closed 12/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Emerson, acquired Paradigm Ltd.

synopsis: Emerson has completed its acquisition of Paradigm Ltd. Paradigm is a leading provider of software solutions for the oil and gas industry. Paradigm helps natural resources companies increase confidence in their exploration and production decisions by providing an array of tools that allows for deeper insight into the subsurface.
buyer: Emerson (EMR:$18,061.00)
Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. They help process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect the environment. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: Paradigm Ltd.
Paradigm is a leading provider of software solutions for the oil and gas industry. Paradigm helps natural resources companies increase confidence in their exploration and production decisions by providing an array of tools that allows for deeper insight into the subsurface and reduces uncertainty.
price ($mm)
$510
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EBITDA ($mm)
$39
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13.0x
closed 6/19/2013 via BusinessWire

DrillingInfo Inc., acquired Transform Software and Services, Inc.

synopsis: Drillinginfo Inc., the premier provider of decision-support technology for the upstream oil and gas industry, has acquired Denver-based Transform Software & Services Inc., the industry leader in analytic interpretation and modeling.
buyer: DrillingInfo Inc.
Drillinginfo, Inc. is the premier SaaS-based decision-support technology platform for the global upstream exploration and production industry, facilitating faster, smarter decisions. The company services more than 3,000 companies globally from its Austin, Texas-based headquarters. "
target: Transform Software and Services, Inc.
Transform Software and Services, Inc. is a recognized innovator in integrated seismic interpretation and reservoir analytics technology. Since 2004, Transform has dedicated its energy and resources to driving new and improved breakthroughs in interpretation and reservoir planning.
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closed 7/30/2012 via PR Newswire

Apax Partners, JMI Equity, acquired Paradigm Ltd.

synopsis: Fox Paine and Company, LLC, a private equity investment and advisory boutique, announced that on July 30, 2012, it completed the sale of Paradigm, Ltd. to Apax Partners and JMI Equity. Paradigm is a multi-national company with a significant presence across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, China and Australasia.
buyer: Apax Partners
buyer: JMI Equity
Apax Partners is one of the world's leading private equity investment groups. It operates across the United States, Europe and Asia and has more than 30 years of investing experience. Funds under the advice or management of Apax Partners globally total around $30 billion. "
target parent: Fox Paine & Co.
target: Paradigm Ltd.
Paradigm's analytical and information management solutions extend across the most critical exploration and production disciplines from seismic processing and imaging, interpretation, modeling to reservoir characterisation, and well planning and drilling.
price ($mm)
$1,000
rev ($mm)
$200
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EV / rev
5.0x
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closed 4/25/2012 via BNC Analysis

Schlumberger, Ltd., acquired GEDCO

synopsis: Schlumberger announced that it has acquired GEDCO, a Calgary-based provider of integrated geophysical survey design software and services.
buyer: Schlumberger, Ltd. (SLB:$0.00)
Schlumberger is the world's leading oilfield services company supplying technology, information solutions and integrated project management that optimize reservoir performance for customers working in the oil and gas industry. "
target: GEDCO
Founded in 1990 and based in Calgary, Canada, GEDCO develops, sells, supports, and applies client-driven geophysical software solutions for the exploration sector.
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closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Headwave Inc. and Hue AS merged with Bluware,

synopsis: Bluware has merged with technology innovators Hue AS and Headwave Inc. Hue develops unique and tailored software and services to solve the most complex visualization and compute challenges for oil and gas. Headwave, Inc. is a US / Norwegian company, which provides Headwave 3, the first Third Wave geoscience software product.
buyer: Bluware
Bluware is a software consulting firm focused exclusively on the upstream oil and gas industry. Founded in 1987, they have worked with the world’s leading operators to create software solutions that maximize the contribution of geoscience disciplines to the business of finding and producing oil. "
target: Headwave Inc. and Hue AS
Hue develops unique and tailored software and services to solve the most complex visualization and compute challenges for oil and gas. Headwave, Inc. is a US / Norwegian company, which provides Headwave 3, the first Third Wave geoscience software product and Foundation for geoscience research.
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closed 4/26/2018 via BusinessWire

Bentley Systems, Inc., acquired Plaxis

synopsis: Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, announced the acquisition of Plaxis, the leading provider of geotechnical software, based in Delft, Netherlands.
buyer: Bentley Systems, Inc.
Bentley is a leader dedicated to providing engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. Bentley applies information mobility to improve asset performance by leveraging information modeling. "
target: Plaxis
Plaxis is a global market leader in geotechnical engineering software based on the finite element method, offering its applications to users in more than 100 countries worldwide. They are based in the Netherlands.
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closed 6/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Bruker Corporation, acquired Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Bruker announced that it has acquired the assets of Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd. that relate to the 3rd generation Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterization System (AMICS) software package. AMICS is a highly innovative software platform for automated identification and quantification of mineral and synthetic phases.
buyer: Bruker Corporation (BRKR:$1,925.30)
Bruker Corporation is a global manufacturer of high-end analytical instruments used within the academic & government, pharma/biotech, clinical diagnostic, and industrial markets. It operates in the life science tools and diagnostic indsutry. "
target: Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd.
Yingsheng Technology's Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterisation System (AMICS) is the latest software package that allows for the automated identification and quantification of minerals and synthetic phases.
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closed 2/5/2014 via GlobeNewswire

FEI, acquired Lithicon

synopsis: FEI, a leading instrumentation company providing imaging and analysis systems for research and industry, announced that it has acquired Lithicon AS of Trondheim, Norway and Canberra, Australia. Lithicon provides digital rock technology services and pore-scale micro computed tomography (microCT) equipment to oil and gas companies worldwide.
buyer: FEI (FEIC:$893.11)
FEI is a leading diversified scientific instruments company. It is a premier provider of electron- and ion-beam microscopes and solutions for nanoscale applications across many industries: industrial and academic materials research, life sciences, semiconductors, data storage, and more. "
target: Lithicon
Lithicon is the integration of Digitalcore and Numerical Rocks and is the leading provider of Digital Rock Technology to the Oil & Gas industry. Lithicon's analysis software provides quick and accurate predictions of petrophysical and multi-phase flow properties based on 2D and 3D rock images.
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$68
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closed 9/23/2010 via BusinessWire

Halliburton Company, acquired The Permedia Research Group

synopsis: Halliburton announced that it has acquired The Permedia Research Group: industry leading suppliers of petroleum systems modeling software and services. Permedia’s tools and expertise enable oil and gas companies to better assess exploration risk and manage the cost of developing deepwater, sub-salt and unconventional resource plays.
buyer: Halliburton Company (HAL:$0.00)
Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With more than 50,000 employees in approximately 70 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the life cycle of the reservoir. "
target: The Permedia Research Group
Permedia is the leading provider of petroleum systems analysis software, with emphasis on fast, high-resolution simulation of petroleum fluid flow within basin scale models and their relationships with reservoir fluid compositions, trap timing, trap filling and hydrocarbon type.
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closed 9/23/2010 via Market Wire

TIBCO Software Inc., acquired OpenSpirit Corporation

synopsis: TIBCO Software Inc. announced that it has acquired OpenSpirit Corporation, a leading independent provider of data and application integration solutions for the exploration and production segment of the global oil and gas market.
buyer: TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBX:$1,076.23)
TIBCO Software Inc. provides enterprise software that helps companies achieve service-oriented architecture (SOA) and business process management (BPM) success. TIBCO gives leading organizations around the world better awareness and agility–what TIBCO calls The Power of Now®. "
target: OpenSpirit Corporation
OpenSpirit is a provider of data and application integration software for oil and gas exploration and production companies. OpenSpirit's software products assist geologists and geophysicists in gathering data from multiple sources for determining the likelihood of finding oil, gas or condensates.
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closed 5/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Sonardyne International Ltd., acquired EIVA a/s

synopsis: Sonardyne International Ltd., a global provider of underwater acoustic, inertial, optical and sonar technology, has acquired EIVA A/S, a Danish maritime software and equipment specialist. EIVA provides software, equipment, and integrated system solutions to maritime players around the world.
buyer: Sonardyne International Ltd.
Sonardyne is a global provider of underwater acoustic, inertial, optical and sonar technology. Sonardyne offers an unrivalled portfolio of acoustic and non-acoustic technologies that facilitate safe, secure, economical and environmentally sound operations upon and within the world’s oceans and seas."
target: EIVA a/s
EIVA is a Danish maritime software and equipment specialist. EIVA provides software, equipment, and integrated system solutions to maritime players around the world. Their NaviSuite solution provides a multipurpose suite of software products for any sonar and sensor survey or engineering operation.
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closed 7/3/2012 via BusinessWire

Teledyne RD Instruments, Inc., acquired BlueView Technologies

synopsis: Teledyne Technologies Incorporated announced that its subsidiary, Teledyne RD Instruments, Inc., has completed the acquisition of BlueView Technologies, Inc. BlueView, located in Seattle, Wash., provides compact forward-looking imaging sonar, microbathymetry systems and 3D scanning sonar.
buyer parent: Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
buyer: Teledyne RD Instruments, Inc.
Teledyne RD Instruments, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets underwater acoustic Doppler products for current profiling and precision navigation applications. Teledyne RD Instruments, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Inc. "
target: BlueView Technologies
BlueView delivers instrumentation for underwater vision, monitoring, survey, detection and navigation. Since its founding in 2005, BlueView has pioneered new technologies in compact forward-looking imaging sonar, microbathymetry systems and 3D scanning sonar.
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closed 4/11/2011 via PR Newswire

LMKR, acquired Velocity Manager

synopsis: LMKR, a global geoscience technology and consulting services provider, announced the acquisition of Velocity Manager, an advanced MS Windows-based software application for rapid depth conversion of time migrated seismic data from Cambridge Petroleum Software, LTD.
buyer: LMKR
LMKR provides mobile technology solutions, data services, geoscience and data management consulting solutions to oil and gas operators, geoscientists and investors in order to lower the risk associated with unconventional oil and gas exploration and production. "
target: Velocity Manager
Velocity Manager is an advanced MS Windows-based software application for rapid depth conversion of time migrated seismic data. Velocity Manager is particularly effective at quickly guiding geoscientists through the complex process of applying rigorous mathematical methodologies to challenging data.
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closed 9/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tally Energy Services, acquired DynaView

synopsis: Tally Energy Services, a company focused on North America shale development, has acquired DynaView, an integrated 3D modeling and monitoring platform. DynaView's platform reduces geological and petrophysical uncertainties to improve both drilling and well performance.
buyer: Tally Energy Services
Tally Energy Services is a company focused on North America shale development. With a solid buy and build strategy, Tally seeks innovative US companies in technical oilfield products and services with opportunities for growth, consolidation, and differentiation. "
target: DynaView
DynaView is an integrated 3D modeling and monitoring platform. The platform reduces geological and petrophysical uncertainties to improve both drilling and well performance. DynaView helps users reduce their project risk by allowing them to quickly establish optimal landing trajectories.
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closed 7/26/2017 via Company Press Release

Vela Software, acquired Petrosys

synopsis: Vela Software, a company that acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software businesses, has acquired Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Petrosys's software suite produces high quality maps and manages data used in the search for oil and gas.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Vela Software
Vela Software acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software companies that are located around the world. They work with their companies to improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and acquire businesses that can strengthen market positioning. "
target: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites.
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closed 8/11/2011 via BusinessWire

IHS, Inc., acquired Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc

synopsis: IHS Inc., the leading global source of information and analysis, announced it has completed the closing of its acquisition of Seismic Micro-Technology (SMT), a market leader for geoscience software. SMT's KINGDOM software allows geoscientists to focus on the analysis, not on managing the tools.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,362.00)
IHS Inc. is the leading source of information in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape: energy and power; design and supply chain; defense, risk and security; environmental, health and safety and sustainability; country and industry forecasting; and commodities, pricing and cost. "
target: Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc
Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc., a market leader for geoscience software, helps organizations find oil and gas faster. The company's KINGDOM software allows geoscientists to focus on the analysis, not on managing the tools.
price ($mm)
$502
rev ($mm)
$60
EBITDA ($mm)
$25
EV / rev
8.4x
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20.2x
closed 10/28/2009 via BusinessWire

Halliburton Company, acquired Geo-Logic Systems, LLC

synopsis: Halliburton announced that it has acquired Geo-Logic Systems, LLC. Founded in 1983, Geo-Logic Systems is the leading provider of advanced structural interpretation, analysis and restoration software for complex geologic environments.
buyer: Halliburton Company (HAL:$0.00)
Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With more than 55,000 employees in approximately 70 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the life cycle of the reservoir. "
target: Geo-Logic Systems, LLC
Geo-Logic Systems is the leading provider of advanced structural interpretation, analysis and restoration software for complex geologic environments.
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closed 6/20/2012 via BNC Analysis

KBC Advanced Technologies plc, acquired Infochem Computer Services Ltd

synopsis: KBC Advanced Technologies plc is pleased to announce it has purchased Infochem Computer Services Limited, a leading provider of specialised software and services to the upstream oil and gas industry. Infochem is a strong independent supplier of software and IP in the chemistry of oil and gas fluids.
buyer: KBC Advanced Technologies plc (KBCAT:$110.94)
KBC Advanced Technologies plc operates as an independent consulting, process engineering, and software company. It provides services to enhance operating performance of the oil and gas refining, petrochemical, and other process industries worldwide. "
target: Infochem Computer Services Ltd
Infochem is a strong independent supplier of software and IP in the chemistry of oil and gas fluids that enables accurate modelling of reservoir fluids to maximise production from reservoirs, into the well bore and production systems, as well as through related processing facilities.
price ($mm)[EV]
$17 [$15]
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
8.0x
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Premier Oilfield Laboratories, LLC, acquired NSI Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Premier Oilfield Laboratories, a multidisciplinary engineering and geological consulting company, has acquired NSI Technologies, LLC. NSI is a leading petroleum industry software and consulting firm specializing in one thing – the design, optimization, and execution of hydraulic fracturing treatments for operators worldwide.
buyer: Premier Oilfield Laboratories, LLC
Premier Oilfield Laboratories brings together a multidisciplinary team of experts who utilize breakthrough technologies and progressive approaches to help their clients understand how to better design exploration and exploitation strategies, optimize production, and mitigate risk. "
target: NSI Technologies, LLC
NSI Technologies, LLC (NSI) is a leading petroleum industry software and consulting firm specializing in one thing – the design, optimization, and execution of hydraulic fracturing treatments for operators worldwide.
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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Petrosys, acquired GLOBE Claritas

synopsis: Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management solutions for petroleum E&P, has acquired GLOBE Claritas from GNS Science, a geoscience research institute in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand that allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites. "
target parent: GNS Science
target: GLOBE Claritas
GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities. Their solutions lets users test, compare, and check results more efficiently, increasing productivity and reducing risk.
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closed 3/6/2020 via BNC Analysis

Petrosys, acquired Interica

synopsis: Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management solutions for petroleum E&P, has acquired Interica, a provider of software, consultancy and data management services for the oil and gas sector. Interica offers a data management product suite that enables their clients to manage & secure their data and reduce risks and costs.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites. "
target: Interica
Interica is a provider of software, consultancy and data management services for the oil and gas sector. Interica offers an intelligent and cost-effective data management product suite that enables their clients to manage & secure their data and reduce risks and costs.
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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Petrosys, acquired GLOBE Claritas

synopsis: Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management solutions for petroleum E&P, has acquired GLOBE Claritas from GNS Science, a geoscience research institute in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand that allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites. "
target parent: GNS Science
target: GLOBE Claritas
GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities. Their solutions lets users test, compare, and check results more efficiently, increasing productivity and reducing risk.
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closed 7/26/2017 via Company Press Release

Vela Software, acquired Petrosys

synopsis: Vela Software, a company that acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software businesses, has acquired Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Petrosys's software suite produces high quality maps and manages data used in the search for oil and gas.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Vela Software
Vela Software acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software companies that are located around the world. They work with their companies to improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and acquire businesses that can strengthen market positioning. "
target: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites.
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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Petrosys, acquired GLOBE Claritas

synopsis: Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management solutions for petroleum E&P, has acquired GLOBE Claritas from GNS Science, a geoscience research institute in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand that allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites. "
target parent: GNS Science
target: GLOBE Claritas
GLOBE Claritas is a seismic processing software solution in New Zealand. GLOBE Claritas allows users to create or grow their seismic data processing capabilities. Their solutions lets users test, compare, and check results more efficiently, increasing productivity and reducing risk.
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closed 9/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tally Energy Services, acquired DynaView

synopsis: Tally Energy Services, a company focused on North America shale development, has acquired DynaView, an integrated 3D modeling and monitoring platform. DynaView's platform reduces geological and petrophysical uncertainties to improve both drilling and well performance.
buyer: Tally Energy Services
Tally Energy Services is a company focused on North America shale development. With a solid buy and build strategy, Tally seeks innovative US companies in technical oilfield products and services with opportunities for growth, consolidation, and differentiation. "
target: DynaView
DynaView is an integrated 3D modeling and monitoring platform. The platform reduces geological and petrophysical uncertainties to improve both drilling and well performance. DynaView helps users reduce their project risk by allowing them to quickly establish optimal landing trajectories.
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closed 7/26/2017 via Company Press Release

Vela Software, acquired Petrosys

synopsis: Vela Software, a company that acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software businesses, has acquired Petrosys, the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Petrosys's software suite produces high quality maps and manages data used in the search for oil and gas.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Vela Software
Vela Software acquires, manages, and builds mission-critical vertical market software companies that are located around the world. They work with their companies to improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and acquire businesses that can strengthen market positioning. "
target: Petrosys
Petrosys is the leader in mapping, surface modeling and data management software solutions for petroleum E&P. Their software suite produces high quality maps and surface models. It manages seismic, well, geoscience and other specialised data used in the search for oil and gas at over 300 sites.
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closed 9/23/2010 via BusinessWire

Halliburton Company, acquired The Permedia Research Group

synopsis: Halliburton announced that it has acquired The Permedia Research Group: industry leading suppliers of petroleum systems modeling software and services. Permedia’s tools and expertise enable oil and gas companies to better assess exploration risk and manage the cost of developing deepwater, sub-salt and unconventional resource plays.
buyer: Halliburton Company (HAL:$0.00)
Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With more than 50,000 employees in approximately 70 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the life cycle of the reservoir. "
target: The Permedia Research Group
Permedia is the leading provider of petroleum systems analysis software, with emphasis on fast, high-resolution simulation of petroleum fluid flow within basin scale models and their relationships with reservoir fluid compositions, trap timing, trap filling and hydrocarbon type.
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closed 9/23/2010 via Market Wire

TIBCO Software Inc., acquired OpenSpirit Corporation

synopsis: TIBCO Software Inc. announced that it has acquired OpenSpirit Corporation, a leading independent provider of data and application integration solutions for the exploration and production segment of the global oil and gas market.
buyer: TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBX:$1,076.23)
TIBCO Software Inc. provides enterprise software that helps companies achieve service-oriented architecture (SOA) and business process management (BPM) success. TIBCO gives leading organizations around the world better awareness and agility–what TIBCO calls The Power of Now®. "
target: OpenSpirit Corporation
OpenSpirit is a provider of data and application integration software for oil and gas exploration and production companies. OpenSpirit's software products assist geologists and geophysicists in gathering data from multiple sources for determining the likelihood of finding oil, gas or condensates.
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$18
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closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Headwave Inc. and Hue AS merged with Bluware,

synopsis: Bluware has merged with technology innovators Hue AS and Headwave Inc. Hue develops unique and tailored software and services to solve the most complex visualization and compute challenges for oil and gas. Headwave, Inc. is a US / Norwegian company, which provides Headwave 3, the first Third Wave geoscience software product.
buyer: Bluware
Bluware is a software consulting firm focused exclusively on the upstream oil and gas industry. Founded in 1987, they have worked with the world’s leading operators to create software solutions that maximize the contribution of geoscience disciplines to the business of finding and producing oil. "
target: Headwave Inc. and Hue AS
Hue develops unique and tailored software and services to solve the most complex visualization and compute challenges for oil and gas. Headwave, Inc. is a US / Norwegian company, which provides Headwave 3, the first Third Wave geoscience software product and Foundation for geoscience research.
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closed 4/26/2018 via BusinessWire

Bentley Systems, Inc., acquired Plaxis

synopsis: Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, announced the acquisition of Plaxis, the leading provider of geotechnical software, based in Delft, Netherlands.
buyer: Bentley Systems, Inc.
Bentley is a leader dedicated to providing engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. Bentley applies information mobility to improve asset performance by leveraging information modeling. "
target: Plaxis
Plaxis is a global market leader in geotechnical engineering software based on the finite element method, offering its applications to users in more than 100 countries worldwide. They are based in the Netherlands.
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closed 6/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Bruker Corporation, acquired Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Bruker announced that it has acquired the assets of Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd. that relate to the 3rd generation Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterization System (AMICS) software package. AMICS is a highly innovative software platform for automated identification and quantification of mineral and synthetic phases.
buyer: Bruker Corporation (BRKR:$1,925.30)
Bruker Corporation is a global manufacturer of high-end analytical instruments used within the academic & government, pharma/biotech, clinical diagnostic, and industrial markets. It operates in the life science tools and diagnostic indsutry. "
target: Yingsheng Technology Pty Ltd.
Yingsheng Technology's Advanced Mineral Identification and Characterisation System (AMICS) is the latest software package that allows for the automated identification and quantification of minerals and synthetic phases.
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closed 2/5/2014 via GlobeNewswire

FEI, acquired Lithicon

synopsis: FEI, a leading instrumentation company providing imaging and analysis systems for research and industry, announced that it has acquired Lithicon AS of Trondheim, Norway and Canberra, Australia. Lithicon provides digital rock technology services and pore-scale micro computed tomography (microCT) equipment to oil and gas companies worldwide.
buyer: FEI (FEIC:$893.11)
FEI is a leading diversified scientific instruments company. It is a premier provider of electron- and ion-beam microscopes and solutions for nanoscale applications across many industries: industrial and academic materials research, life sciences, semiconductors, data storage, and more. "
target: Lithicon
Lithicon is the integration of Digitalcore and Numerical Rocks and is the leading provider of Digital Rock Technology to the Oil & Gas industry. Lithicon's analysis software provides quick and accurate predictions of petrophysical and multi-phase flow properties based on 2D and 3D rock images.
price ($mm)
$68
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closed 4/25/2012 via BNC Analysis

Schlumberger, Ltd., acquired GEDCO

synopsis: Schlumberger announced that it has acquired GEDCO, a Calgary-based provider of integrated geophysical survey design software and services.
buyer: Schlumberger, Ltd. (SLB:$0.00)
Schlumberger is the world's leading oilfield services company supplying technology, information solutions and integrated project management that optimize reservoir performance for customers working in the oil and gas industry. "
target: GEDCO
Founded in 1990 and based in Calgary, Canada, GEDCO develops, sells, supports, and applies client-driven geophysical software solutions for the exploration sector.
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closed 12/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Emerson, acquired Paradigm Ltd.

synopsis: Emerson has completed its acquisition of Paradigm Ltd. Paradigm is a leading provider of software solutions for the oil and gas industry. Paradigm helps natural resources companies increase confidence in their exploration and production decisions by providing an array of tools that allows for deeper insight into the subsurface.
buyer: Emerson (EMR:$18,061.00)
Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. They help process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect the environment. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: Paradigm Ltd.
Paradigm is a leading provider of software solutions for the oil and gas industry. Paradigm helps natural resources companies increase confidence in their exploration and production decisions by providing an array of tools that allows for deeper insight into the subsurface and reduces uncertainty.
price ($mm)
$510
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
$39
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
13.0x
closed 6/19/2013 via BusinessWire

DrillingInfo Inc., acquired Transform Software and Services, Inc.

synopsis: Drillinginfo Inc., the premier provider of decision-support technology for the upstream oil and gas industry, has acquired Denver-based Transform Software & Services Inc., the industry leader in analytic interpretation and modeling.
buyer: DrillingInfo Inc.
Drillinginfo, Inc. is the premier SaaS-based decision-support technology platform for the global upstream exploration and production industry, facilitating faster, smarter decisions. The company services more than 3,000 companies globally from its Austin, Texas-based headquarters. "
target: Transform Software and Services, Inc.
Transform Software and Services, Inc. is a recognized innovator in integrated seismic interpretation and reservoir analytics technology. Since 2004, Transform has dedicated its energy and resources to driving new and improved breakthroughs in interpretation and reservoir planning.
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closed 7/30/2012 via PR Newswire

Apax Partners, JMI Equity, acquired Paradigm Ltd.

synopsis: Fox Paine and Company, LLC, a private equity investment and advisory boutique, announced that on July 30, 2012, it completed the sale of Paradigm, Ltd. to Apax Partners and JMI Equity. Paradigm is a multi-national company with a significant presence across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, China and Australasia.
buyer: Apax Partners
buyer: JMI Equity
Apax Partners is one of the world's leading private equity investment groups. It operates across the United States, Europe and Asia and has more than 30 years of investing experience. Funds under the advice or management of Apax Partners globally total around $30 billion. "
target parent: Fox Paine & Co.
target: Paradigm Ltd.
Paradigm's analytical and information management solutions extend across the most critical exploration and production disciplines from seismic processing and imaging, interpretation, modeling to reservoir characterisation, and well planning and drilling.
price ($mm)
$1,000
rev ($mm)
$200
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Oceaneering International, Inc, acquired AIRSIS, Inc.

synopsis: Oceaneering International, Inc., a subsea engineering and applied technology company announced it has acquired AIRSIS Inc., a provider of remote asset management software services.
buyer: Oceaneering International, Inc
Oceaneering International, Inc. is a subsea engineering and applied technology company based in Houston, Texas, U.S.A. that provides engineered services and hardware to customers who operate in marine, space, and other environments. The company was founded in 1964. "
target: AIRSIS, Inc.
AIRSIS, Inc. is a diversified technology company with a 10 year track record of providing innovative solutions to a wide range of customers. They have three main business lines: internet software development, remote asset management, and maritime solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/11/2011 via BusinessWire

IHS, Inc., acquired Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc

synopsis: IHS Inc., the leading global source of information and analysis, announced it has completed the closing of its acquisition of Seismic Micro-Technology (SMT), a market leader for geoscience software. SMT's KINGDOM software allows geoscientists to focus on the analysis, not on managing the tools.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,362.00)
IHS Inc. is the leading source of information in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape: energy and power; design and supply chain; defense, risk and security; environmental, health and safety and sustainability; country and industry forecasting; and commodities, pricing and cost. "
target: Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc
Seismic Micro-Technology, Inc., a market leader for geoscience software, helps organizations find oil and gas faster. The company's KINGDOM software allows geoscientists to focus on the analysis, not on managing the tools.
price ($mm)
$502
rev ($mm)
$60
EBITDA ($mm)
$25
EV / rev
8.4x
EV / EBITDA
20.2x
closed 10/28/2009 via BusinessWire

Halliburton Company, acquired Geo-Logic Systems, LLC

synopsis: Halliburton announced that it has acquired Geo-Logic Systems, LLC. Founded in 1983, Geo-Logic Systems is the leading provider of advanced structural interpretation, analysis and restoration software for complex geologic environments.
buyer: Halliburton Company (HAL:$0.00)
Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With more than 55,000 employees in approximately 70 countries, the company serves the upstream oil and gas industry throughout the life cycle of the reservoir. "
target: Geo-Logic Systems, LLC
Geo-Logic Systems is the leading provider of advanced structural interpretation, analysis and restoration software for complex geologic environments.
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closed 7/26/2019 via Company Press Release

Sumitomo Corporation, acquired Sekal AS

synopsis: Sumitomo Corporation, a Japanese conglomerate enterprise, has acquired a majority stake in Sekal AS from Equinor, a Norwegian multinational energy company. Sekal is a software technology company offering real time dynamic analytics and automated drilling process control for the oil and gas sector.
buyer: Sumitomo Corporation (TSE:8053:$49,045.93)
Sumitomo Corporation engages in multifaceted business activities by making the most of its Integrated Corporate Strength. These activities include sales of a variety of products and services within Japan, import and export, trilateral trade, and domestic and international business investment. "
target parent: Equinor ASA
target: Sekal AS
Sekal is a Norwegian software technology company offering real time analytics and automated drilling process control for the oil and gas sector. Sekal's software compares models of the drilled well with real-time data from drilling operations to create a detailed picture of borehole conditions.
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announced 5/8/2019 via Company Press Release

1Spatial Holdings PLC, will acquire Geomap-Imagis

synopsis: 1Spatial, the global geospatial software and solutions company, will acquire Geomap-Imagis, a French geospatial software solutions provider focused on the Transportation, Government, Utilities, Telecommunications, and Facilities Management sectors. Geomap-Imagis provides ready to market business solutions that are interoperable with other software.
buyer: 1Spatial Holdings PLC (AIM:SPA:$22.22)
1Spatial is a software solutions provider and global leader in managing geospatial data. They work with their clients to deliver real value by making data current, complete and consistent through the use of automated processes. "
target: Geomap-Imagis
Geomap-Imagis is a French geospatial software solutions provider focused on the Transportation, Government, Utilities, Telecommunications, and Facilities Management sectors. Geomap-Imagis provides ready to market business applications that are interoperable with other software such as CAD and BIM.
price ($mm)
$7.83
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
8.8x
closed 9/26/2016 via PR Newswire

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure, acquired GISquadrat AG

synopsis: A global provider of mission-critical and business-critical solutions to governments and service providers, Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure has acquired GISquadrat GmbH of Vienna, Austria. GISquadrat's solutions include applications for utility networks and cadastral workflows built on Hexagon software.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure
Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure provides mission-critical and business-critical solutions to governments and service providers. Their software and industry expertise help improve the lives of millions of people through safer communities, better public services and more reliable infrastructure. "
target: GISquadrat AG
GISquadrat, founded in 2000, provides fully comprehensive solutions for integrated GIS systems. Bringing GIS-experts from all disciplines and leading GIS-software know-how together in one organization, GISquadrat has more than a decade of intensive involvement in the GIS sector.
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closed 4/10/2007 via BusinessWire

Intergraph Corporation, acquired GISquadrat AG

synopsis: Intergraph Corporation, a leading global provider of spatial information management software, has acquired the software operations and related assets of GISquadrat AG. GISquadrat is based in Vienna, Austria and provides geospatial software and services to more than 200 local government and utility customers in Austria, Germany, Croatia and Hungary.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Intergraph Corporation
Intergraph is a global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments rely on Intergraph's industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data into understandable visual representations and actionable intelligence."
target: GISquadrat AG
GISquadrat, founded in 2000, provides fully comprehensive solutions for integrated GIS systems. Bringing GIS-experts from all disciplines and leading GIS-software know-how together in one organization, GISquadrat has more than a decade of intensive involvement in the GIS sector.
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