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Company Overview of RigNet, Inc.
RigNet, Inc. provides digital technology solutions to the oil and gas industry. The company operates through three segments: Eastern Hemisphere, Western Hemisphere, and Telecoms Systems Integration. It offers remote communications services through a controlled and managed Internet protocol/multiprotocol label switching global network, enabling drilling contractors, oil companies, and oilfield service companies to communicate. The company also offers a communications package of voice, data, video, networking, and real-time data management to offshore and land-based remote locations. It primarily provides voice-over-Internet-protocol, data, and high-speed Internet access, as well as other valu...
1880 South Dairy Ashford
Houston, TX 77077
Founded in 2000
Key Executives for RigNet, Inc.
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $147.5K
Chief Sales Officer and Senior Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $264.2K
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $262.0K
Total Annual Compensation: $230.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
RigNet, Inc. Key Developments
RigNet, Inc. Announces Executive Changes
Sep 23 16
Effective September 22, 2016, RigNet, Inc. appointed Charles E. Chip Schneider as its Principal Accounting Officer. In additional to his role as Principal Financial Officer, Mr. Schneider will assume the duties of Principal Accounting Officer from Kevin Gerland. Effective September 22, 2016, Mr. Gerland will depart the Company to pursue other interests. Mr. Schneider has served the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2015. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Schneider served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Engineering and Construction, Americas for KBR, Inc. (KBR). From 2010 - 2014, Mr. Schneider served as Vice President, Finance and Treasurer for KBR, from 2008-2010 as Vice President of Corporate Development and from 2006-2008 as Vice President and Treasurer.
RigNet Wins Multi-Vessel Contract with an International Energy Service Company
Sep 20 16
RigNet, Inc. announced that it has been awarded a multi-vessel contract providing RigNet’s managed communication network for an international offshore energy service company that performs well intervention, subsea contracting and other services. RigNet also is delivering communication services to a national oil company and the vessel owner through customer for their operations in Brazil. To ensure reliable and secure communications for these vessels, RigNet will use VSAT technology to deliver a fully managed, end-to-end, network. The contract includes managed communications by RigNet’s Global Network Operation Centers (GNOC) for technical support, which will include installation, commission, monitoring and maintenance.
RigNet, Inc. Renews a Contract to Provide Remote Communication Services
Aug 23 16
RigNet, Inc. announced that it has renewed a contract to provide remote communication services and Software as a Service (SaaS) for a global offshore driller's entire marketable fleet. Through the multi-year contract, RigNet will deliver a VSAT managed service for the customer's fleet to optimize their operations around the world. The end-to-end connectivity solution includes RigNet's deployment of CrewWifi, a SaaS offering, over the existing managed services. Additionally, RigNet will provide VoIP and Internet access services that are supported by RigNet's global Network Operation Centers. The solution also includes an enhancement that optimizes customers services to ensure the delivery of their other operational applications.
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