RigNet Accelerates Growth in Gulf of Mexico Operations with Opening of New Office in Lafayette, Louisiana Metropolitan Area
- RigNet’s new office combines operations of four facilities that were previously acquired from DTS, Autocomm and SAFCON together with RigNet’s original facility in
- The new facility brings together local
RigNetstaff as well as employees of these recently acquired companies. RigNetis hosting an invitation-only ribbon-cutting ceremony on Oct 24th for the new location.
The new facility is over 55,000 square feet of office and warehouse space and is RigNet’s largest operational facility supporting all key functions for managed services with approximately 130 staff members based there. This location also includes a fabrication shop for RigNet’s in-house fabrication as well as a dedicated area for customer factory acceptance testing (FAT) for large scale projects.
“RigNet has a long history in the area working closely with many preeminent energy companies in the Gulf of Mexico,” said
This location will showcase RigNet’s state-of-the-art solutions across its managed communications portfolio, system integration services and SAFCON products. It will contribute to the general understanding of the added value and custom services
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