The Subsea Wireless Group (SWiG) is an international oil and gas industry network that promotes interoperability for subsea wireless communications (radio frequency, acoustics and free space optics).

The network was established in 2011 with the objectives of:

  • Promoting interoperability between users of subsea wireless communications for the development of open standards
  • Raising industry awareness, acceptance and integration of subsea wireless communications
  • Identifying areas where recommended practices are lacking and develop them for the industry
  • Promoting best practices and knowledge transfer across the industry