The number of U.S. offshore rigs climbed up by to 17 units last week, according to a Friday report by Baker Hughes, a GE company.
Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. -6 to 940 rigs
U.S. Rig Count is down 6 rigs from last week to 940, with oil rigs down 4 to 759, gas rigs down 2 to 180, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 1.
U.S. Rig Count is up 451 rigs from last year’s count of 489, with oil rigs up 353, gas rigs up 99, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 1.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is up 1 rig from last week to 17 and unchanged year-over-year.
Baker Hughes Rig Count: Canada +3 to 217 rigs
Canada Rig Count is up 3 rigs from last week to 217, with oil rigs down 6 to 115 and gas rigs up 9 to 102.
Canada Rig Count is up 71 rigs from last year’s count of 146, with oil rigs up 31 and gas rigs up 40.