Talk about a cyclic industry - geophysical contractors have seen it all. Here's how they survived the tough times and are embracing the good times.In the immortal words of Jerry Garcia, "What a long, strange trip it's been."The late Grateful Dead singer probably wasn't referring to the seismic industry when he penned that line. But a tour of the last 10 years in this volatile segment certainly does bear out his sentiment.Let's review: By the mid-1990s, 3-D seismic had come into its own, particularly offshore. Vessels were being equipped with...

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