RigNet, Inc. (RNET) announced the extension of its contract with ProPetro Services, Inc. (ProPetro) a subsidiary of ProPetro Holding Corp. (PUMP), a leading provider of hydraulic fracturing services in North America. Throughout 2021, ProPetro will leverage Intelie Live, RigNet's ultra-secure, intelligent networking solutions for upstream oil and gas operations. Intelie Live provides a powerful machine learning based analytics platform and will continue to augment ProPetro's highly efficient hydraulic fracturing operations.
Intelie Live has enabled operational efficiencies at ProPetro by reducing costly downtime, identifying anomalies, and optimizing predictive maintenance for capital equipment. With the ability to analyze the overall performance of heavy machinery in real-time, Intelie Live plays an integral role in unlocking efficiencies at the wellhead.
"We have been using Intelie for more than a year and are very impressed with the results. It's been a valuable tool in enhancing the services we deliver to our customers," said Adam Muñoz, Senior Vice President of Operations," This Artificial Intelligence-based solution, along with RigNet's secure managed communications services, has helped ProPetro strategically enhance equipment monitoring capabilities."
Ricardo Clemente, Vice President of Business Development for Oil and Gas for RigNet and Co- founder of Intelie, commented, "We are very excited that ProPetro has extended their commitment to use Intelie's suite of solutions to enhance their operations. As we expand our reach to other customers in the industry, this is a true testament to the value Intelie brings to our clients. By stacking Intelie Live for frac operations with our secure communications, our industry-leading machine learning analytics continues to deliver results that boosts both the top and bottom line."