RigNet extends contract with SandRidge Energy
RigNet, Inc. has extended its contract with SandRidge Energy to provide fully-managed remote communications services to the Company’s fleet of over twenty (20) land drilling rigs operating in the Continental United States. RigNet’s connectivity services, delivered over broadband VSAT, include IP-based voice, fax and enterprise network and broadband Internet access.
“We are very pleased to announce the extension of our contract with SandRidge, one of the most active operators in the Continental U.S.,” said Ricky Begnaud, RigNet’s area manager for U.S. Onshore. “SandRidge has chosen to continue working with RigNet for our high-quality customer service, network reliability and competitive pricing model. We hope to continue our longstanding relationship with SandRidge long into the future.”
Said Todd Coates, SandRidge’s infrastructure manager, “RigNet continues to be a valued partner in SandRidge’s delivery of data and voice communications technology to enhance efficiency, safety, and operational effectiveness wherever operations require. This contract extension facilitates SandRidge Energy’s ability to rapidly deploy resources that focus on key oil and natural gas exploration and production activities.”