Geokinetics Inc.

Case No. 18-33410


Case Background

On June 25, 2018, Geokinetics Inc. and 8 affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. The cases are pending before the Honorable David R. Jones and are jointly administered under Case No. 18-33410.  On October 1, 2018, an order was entered dismissing the case of Geokinetics (Australasia) Pty. Ltd.

Important Information & Dates

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on June 26, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. (Prevailing Central Time) before the Honorable David R. Jones, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, 515 Rusk Street, Courtroom 400, Houston, TX 77002

A final hearing on certain First Day Motions was held on July 12, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. (Prevailing Central Time).

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Deadline to File Claims

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim against the Debtors:

General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): August 28, 2018

Governmental Units Bar Date: December 24, 2018

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On September 7, 2018 the Debtors filed their Plan of Liquidation and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On September 11, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On October 19th, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  On October 31, 2018, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.


Dates

June 25 2018 Petition Date ______ Voluntary Peti... Add to Calendar
October 31 2018 Effective Date _____ Notice of (I) ... Add to Calendar
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June 25 2018 __
June 26 2018 1:30 p.m. (CT)
June 29 2018 1:00 p.m. (CT)
July 12 2018 3:30 p.m. (CT)
Final Hearing on Certain First Day Motions First Day Motions Add to Calendar
July 19 2018 2:30 p.m. (CT)
July 19 2018 2:30 p.m. (CT)
August 28 2018 __
September 11 2018 2:30 p.m. (CT)
October 11 2018 __
Voting Deadline Add to Calendar
October 17 2018 2:00 p.m. (CT)
October 31 2018 __
November 30 2018 __
December 24 2018 __

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Porter Hedges LLP

    1000 Main Street, 36th Floor
    Houston, TX   77002
    https://www.porterhedges.com/
    Phone: 713.226.6000
    Fax: 713.228.1331

    John F. Higgins, Esq.
    Aaron J. Power, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 18-33410 Debtor Name Geokinetics Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33411 Debtor Name Geokinetics Holdings USA, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33412 Debtor Name Geokinetics Processing, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33413 Debtor Name Geokinetics USA, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33414 Debtor Name Geokinetics International Holdings, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33416 Debtor Name Geokinetics International, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33415 Debtor Name Advanced Seismic Technology, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33417 Debtor Name Geokinetics Exploration, Inc. Petition Date June 25, 2018
Case Number 18-33418 Debtor Name Geokinetics (Australasia) Pty. Ltd. (case dismissed on October 1, 2018) Petition Date June 25, 2018