Optimizing the offshore industry

Tampnet operates the largest offshore high capacity communication network in the world in the North Sea and the GoM – serving more than 350 Oil & Gas Platforms, FPSOs and Exploration Rigs.

Vision & mission

Tampnet’s vision is to become a global leader in providing high capacity, low latency and reliable connectivity to offshore installations, mobile rigs and vessels.

Tampnet’s mission is to add value to our customers through connecting offshore assets to robust and reliable terrestrial network with high capacity and low latency. Our services shall enable our customers to improve on quality, health, safety, efficiency and welfare in their offshore operations.


Our core values describe the attitudes and behavior which shall characterise us – we call it the Tampnet DRIVE!

We love what we do!

We care about the individuals and the environment

We do what is right

We embrace change

We do what we say we will do

Historical milestones

Tampnet has been delivering fibre optics to the North Sea since 2001. Click on the arrow to see some of the milestones throughout the years.

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Board of Directors

A responsible owner

Tampnet has been owned since 2012 by EQT Infrastructure I and EQT Infrastructure II.

EQT Infrastructure I and EQT Infrastructure II is part of EQT, which is a group of private equity funds with various investment strategies. EQT was founded in 1994, emerging from the Wallenberg and Investor AB network, and has its head office in Stockholm.

All EQT’s funds are focused on growth, development and generation of long-term value.

EQT Infrastructure I and EQT Infrastructure II have a committed capital exceeding EUR 3 billion and the investment strategy is based on medium-sized operational infrastructure assets in the Nordic region, Northern Europe and the US.

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