London, United Kingdom (ABN Newswire) - SpeedCast International Limited (ASX:SDA), a leading global satellite communications and network service provider, announced today that it has entered into a service agreement to provide field engineering and support services to a leading global energy services company across Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Under the agreement, SpeedCast will provide field engineering services to support and maintain remote communications services over fibre, wireless and satellite networks, as well as IT and related technical services to ensure continuity in the company's remote operations. SpeedCast will leverage its existing global Field Engineering Team throughout these regions to provide technical support expertise and agile field services wherever they are required, enabling the customer to focus on mission critical operations and driving profitability.

"This is an exciting award for us as it is one of several from this same customer over the last year and validates their confidence in SpeedCast's ability to provide global managed services and related technical support. With our expanded global team, SpeedCast is well positioned to provide expert support to our customers in key areas of operations for the oil and gas sector around the globe. Our proximity to our customers' operations sites, the skillset of our engineers and our support and logistics process are all contributing to SpeedCast becoming a partner of choice for the most demanding customers", said Keith Johnson, Senior Vice President, Energy of SpeedCast.

SpeedCast CEO PJ Beylier added, "It is another important win for SpeedCast that showcases how we leverage our expanding global footprint to service our Energy customers. SpeedCast's strong global field support capabilities built over the past several years through organic growth and acquisitions are enabling our customers to maximize their network's uptime. This additional success demonstrates how SpeedCast is evolving as a global communication partner, becoming one of the very few service providers with credibility to support global networks. As the energy sector stabilizes, our strong global field presence is a major differentiator that will fuel our growth momentum."

About Speedcast International Ltd:
SpeedCast International Ltd (ASX:SDA) is a leading global satellite communications and network service provider that is redefining connectivity around the world. Driven by its customer-first mindset and passion for leveraging communications technology to advance the government and enterprise customers it serves, SpeedCast has built an unsurpassed global satellite network and has expanded its infrastructure and presence to 42 sales and operations offices and 39 teleports across every region in the world.

Operating on the core belief that it’s the people behind the technology that makes the difference, SpeedCast combines deep expertise with fast, reliable, genuine service—ensuring that its customers’ communications needs are always met; anytime and anywhere in the world. For more information, visit www.speedcast.com.