Drilling rigs, oil dereks, open land, open ocean... Industry takes place in locations not often traveled. Ground Control specializes in everything satellite, especially in no telecommunications regions. Our job is to make Internet and phone communication at your job site simple. Equipment we manufacture is one-button easy to operate and requires no user training or certification. Our motto is "We take care of complexities so that you can take care of business". Ground Control has worked with 100s of oil and gas sites throughout North America, and we're expanding a global presence in 2013.
Single-Source Satellite Providers
We provide service for all of the equipment we offer, so if and when issues arise, we are your point of contact 24x7. Our various satellite networks support data, voice, video streaming, custom applications, VPN & private networking, and we give you the tools to necessary to monitor your connections and optimize your investment.
Oil & Gas Communications Solutions Our broad line of fixed, mobile, carry portable and maritime systems satellite solutions are tailored to fit your unique locational requirement.
Mobile Roof Mounted VSAT Solutions
Ground Control has a full line of mobile satellite dishes that can create a high performance, high-speed data connection for broadband Internet and phone to most any location on the globe.. more
The Toughsat T-100 Communications Trailers will establish up to a half-mile Wi-Fi access point for any in-range device. These trailers are perfect for providing Internet and phone to a community of workers on site. more
Case Based VSAT System
The "Flyaway" case-based Toughsat is a full size Toughsat .98 or 1.2 meter system that is easily moved and setup on the ground by one person for establishing a Wi-Fi access point. It's small enough to fit in the back of an SUV, or be mounted on top of on a vehicle roof rack. more
VoIP Phone Service over Satellite
Our satellite network is ideal for VoIP phone communication. Talking parties are often unaware they are speaking over a satellite link. We configure and test each phone for plug-and-play simplicity. We offer 1000 minutes (16.6 hours) for $49.95 per month and issue local numbers no matter your location in the globe. more
Auto-Pointing Satellite Internet Case
Simply place the MCD-4800 "The Football" watertight case under an open sky, turn it on, and in under a minute, it becomes a broadband satellite connection with a wireless access point for any in range device up to 5.5 hours on a single charge. more
Portable Office - Global Broadband & Phone
Portable BGAN terminals will fit inside of a laptop case and deliver 492 Kbps of broadband speed as well as high quality satellite phone communication. The hardened case is excellent for all weather operation in extreme environments. more
In-Motion Broadband Internet & Phone
In-Motion BGAN terminals mount on top of any vehicle roof with rubberized magnetic feet and provide Internet speeds of up to 432 Kbps... along with crystal clear phone communication. These satellite terminals operate on the move or while parked globally.
High Usage L-Band Service
Inmarsat recently introduced "BGAN LINK" for organizations that transfer between 5 to 15 Gigabytes of data per month over the BGAN satellite network at fixed locations. These terminals can be installed by anyone, use very low power, and provide, Internet, phone, SMS texting, Fax, ISDN and streaming services. more
Satellite Phones with Internet
Satellite phones work in any disaster area in any state. Ground Control offers the most popular brands along with service plans that we support 24-7. The phones we carry are also low speed Internet capable. more