HOUSTON, June 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET), announced today that it was awarded a multi-million dollar contract to provide communications infrastructure for a new downstream energy facility in North America.
The contract leverages the skills and knowledge of RigNet's highly trained Systems Integration and Automation (SI&A) engineers responsible for developing robust and resilient infrastructures. RigNet's scope of work includes the engineering, procurement and construction management for communication infrastructure including radio communication, Local Area Network (LAN), Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), and Public Address and General Alarm (PAGA).
"We are extremely pleased to be able to participate in the development of this world-class energy project," said Steven Pickett, RigNet's CEO and president. "This contract draws on the deep experience of our SI&A team and will help drive growth in this part of our business. With this award, RigNet continues to demonstrate the ability to provide reliable and customized communication infrastructure in the downstream energy market."
RigNet (NASDAQ:RNET) is a leading global provider of customized systems and solutions serving customers with complex data networking and operational requirements. RigNet provides solutions ranging from fully-managed voice and data networks to more advanced applications that include video conferencing, crew welfare, asset monitoring and real-time data services. RigNet is based in Houston, Texas and has operations around the globe.
For more information on RigNet, please visit www.rig.net. RigNet is a registered trademark of RigNet, Inc.
Media / Investor Relations Contact: Charles E. Schneider SVP & Chief Financial Officer RigNet, Inc. Tel: +1 (281) 674-0699