PetroCom to Feature PetroTrac at the Workboat Show in New Orleans


PetroCom will feature their latest asset reporting and tracking solution, PetroTrac. Based on PetroCom's GSM and satellite network, PetroTrac is a vessel and asset reporting, monitoring and tracking solution designed to help fleet managers track their assets, increase productivity and enhance customer satisfaction by accessing detailed information and reporting features immediately.

This year's conference attendees are invited to stop by booth #2955 to experience the latest in offshore PetroCom technology through product demonstrations. In addition to launching PetroTrac, the leader in offshore telecommunications will display their next-generation ViperSat VSAT platform and GSM-based products and will offer attendees a chance to win an X-Box 360.

After being on hiatus for a year due to Hurricane Katrina, the 2006 International WorkBoat Show returns to New Orleans Nov. 29 – Dec. 1 at the Morial Convention Center.

"At PetroCom, we are thrilled to be a part of the International WorkBoat Show's triumphant return to New Orleans this year," said PetroCom President and C.O.O. Ken Wright. "New Orleans is an important city to the industry, so we're glad to have this opportunity to help revitalize the city while making people aware of our offshore communications services that service the energy industry."

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of PetroCom's first offshore cell site, which is the first in the world and located 40 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas. What began as a single cell site quickly grew into a 100,000 square mile network reaching from Brownsville, Texas to Mobile, Alabama.

PetroCom LLC is a full-service telecommunications and network solutions company based in New Orleans, LA, with offices in Lafayette, LA and Houston, TX. PetroCom provides voice, data, video and asset tracking solutions for the domestic and international energy services marketplace via its satellite and cellular based infrastructure. PetroCom's satellite offerings are based on state of the art technology for bandwidth sharing via both fixed and stabilized platforms. In addition, PetroCom offers enterprise based cellular networking products and services designed for the global offshore energy marketplace and delivers unrivaled service over a state-of-the-art GSM network covering 100,000 square miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. The portfolio PetroCom has developed over its 20+ years in the offshore industry includes many advanced technologies and pioneering services that serve a demanding clientele.