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.

June 18, 2019
APAC Business Headlines

RigNet: Enabling Businesses to Realize the True Value of Digital Transformation

By offering a number of solutions across five core areas, the company is helping businesses that are at any stage on their digital transformation journey.

May 1, 2019
Market Watch

EchoStar Mobile and RigNet Partner to Promote Innovative Mobile Satellite Services

EchoStar Mobile, a mobile operator providing connectivity across Europe through a hybrid satellite and terrestrial network and a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), and RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNET), the leading provider of ultra-secure, intelligent networking solutions, today announced an agreement to promote and distribute EchoStar Mobile IP-based Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) for voice and data to RigNet’s European customer base.

February 1, 2019
Upstream Intelligence

Brazil acquisition drives digital transformation

RigNet, which starting out offering VSAT connections to rigs offshore – it connects an estimated 31% of global offshore rigs through its private network – is keen to continue adding to its suite of oil and gas-focused data solutions.

January 8, 2019
Washington Technology

RigNet Tasks Retired Admiral to Build Govt Business

Broadband communications provider RigNet has appointed retired Navy Adm. James Arden “Jamie” Barnett to its leadership team with responsibility for building the company's government business.