February 12, 2020
Riviera Maritime Media Ltd

Northern Offshore invests in VSAT for drilling rigs

Northern Offshore is installing VSAT on up to six jack-up rigs as these are brought out of warm layup for drilling projects in the Middle East.

October 28, 2019

Episode 16 – Invest with James West Podcast with RigNet CEO Steve Pickett

September 17, 2019
Telecom Drive

RigNet Taps Nokia to upgrade its microwave network, support 4G LTE in the Gulf of Mexico

Nokia has been selected by RigNet to upgrade its microwave communications network which supports the mission-critical communication needs of its multiple oil and gas customers located in the Gulf of Mexico, covering more than 55,000 square miles.

September 12, 2019

RigNet gets Philippines call-up

Galoc Production Company has awarded a multi-year contract to RigNet to deliver digital analytics services on board the floating production, storage and offloading vessel Rubicon Intrepid off the Philippines.

September 10, 2019
Offshore Engineer

RigNet Wins FPSO Analytics Job

Networking solutions provider RigNet said it has secures a multi-year agreement with Galoc Production Company (GPC) to deploy its machine learning-based analytics platform on board the floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel Rubicon Intrepid.

August 28, 2019
World Oil

Borr Drilling taps RigNet for managed communications services

RigNet has signed a multi-year agreement with Borr Drilling, a global offshore drilling contractor, to exclusively provide enhanced managed communication services on all of their new jack-up rigs.

August 20, 2019
Energy CIO Insights

Supporting customer’s IT needs with a holistic platform, LIVE-IT by RigNet

A holistic service introduced to cater to dedicated IT resources and solutions in onshore/offshore, oil and gas organizations to support growth.

July 24, 2019
Houston Chronicle

T-Mobile, RigNet launch LTE wireless network in the Gulf of Mexico

Houston-based RigNet has partnered with T-Mobile to expand LTE wireless service to more than 60,000 square miles in the Gulf of Mexico, offering greater communications networks for the offshore oil and gas sector.

July 8, 2019

Why 6 GHz Is Critical to Public Safety and Industry

Technology consumers expect more wireless services that are faster, ubiquitously available and uncongested. The demand is so high that the FCC opened a proceeding to adopt rules for unlicensed use in the 6 GHz spectrum, which is currently licensed to many public-safety entities and businesses that rely on the spectrum for safety and critical communications for fixed point-to-point microwave communications.

June 18, 2019
Energy CIO Insights

RigNet: Digital Proponents of the Modern Energy Sector

Oil and gas companies often had teams of people working on specialized IT solutions to support their business on and off-shore, across a diverse range of requirements. These teams were resolving the issues and risks associated with the extreme hazards of exploration and drilling. IT subteams for cybersecurity and remote communications helped enable the previous generation of data applications. As a result of rapidly declining oil prices, these teams had to be downsized, creating a situation where the industry needed the help of the collective expertise of a multi-discipline technology company like RigNet.