RigNet's Industry-leading Managed Communications Services and Multiple Over the Top Applications lands another Global Managed Communications Customer

Oct. 5, 2020

RigNet, Inc. has been awarded a multi-year contract with another premier offshore drilling company to provide fully managed communications services and global satellite access to its entire global drilling fleet.  The new contract expands the already existing services which include RigNet's Machine Learning platform, Intelie, and other over the top applications, intelligence and network security solutions to support the digital transformation of assets in some of the harshest environments imaginable.

"Landing this significant contract with one of the largest contractors in the industry is a true testimony to the value RigNet creates through its expanded portfolio of value-added services that enable customers recognize improved financial, operational, and safety performance during their drilling campaigns," said Errol Olivier, RigNet's Chief Operating Officer.  "Our success at developing mission-critical solutions to help our customers digitally transform their businesses on the most secure managed communications infrastructure in the world delivers meaningful value to our customers in the ever-evolving offshore industry."

The new contract will bring together RigNet's global multiband satellite architecture, redundant terrestrial backhauls, crew welfare, Advanced Video Intelligence (AVI), and the Machine Learning solutions of Intelie.