RigNet Names HSE Manager

RigNet, Inc., a leading global provider of managed communications solutions for the oil and gas industry, has named Kenneth (Ken) Bryson to the position of manager, Health, Safety and Environment (HSE), announced Brian Keefover, RigNet's director of Global Operations.

Said Keefover said, "This appointment is in recognition of the importance of HSE management as a key area of focus for the continued growth and success of RigNet globally as a premier provider of managed communications and networking services for the oil and gas market. We are looking forward to his leadership in this area of priority for our Company, our customers and the industry we serve."

Based at RigNet's Houston headquarters, Bryson brings 16 years of industry experience, most recently serving as safety engineer at M-I SWACO LLC. Prior to M-I, Bryson spent a decade at Schlumberger as transportation safety coordinator, supporting DOT and OSHA compliance for more than 135 locations. Overall, Bryson has a strong background in service companies supporting the oil and gas industry.

Addressing the communications challenges faced by oil and gas companies today in remote locations, RigNet uses the leading remote communications and IP networking technologies to provide high-quality solutions for broadband data, voice and video communications, as well as real-time data management. RigNet's turnkey solution includes installation, management and support for its customers' communications systems without requiring them to invest in and manage expensive telecommunications equipment. This allows RigNet's customers to enjoy high-quality, state-of-the-art communications services without the high costs and risks associated with an internal solution.