Creation of CGGVeritasNews // January 16, 2007
Compagnie Générale de Géophysique-Veritas (CGV) has announced the completion of the merger between Veritas DGC Inc and a subsidiary of Compagnie Générale de Géophysique.
The merger was completed on January 12th on satisfaction of the closing conditions of the merger agreement.
The combined company has been renamed Compagnie Générale de Géophysique-Veritas, abbreviated as CGGVeritas, and is listed on both Euronext Paris and the New York Stock Exchange (in ADS form). The trading symbol of the combined company's ADS on the New York Stock Exchange is 'CGV'.