Rig Count:

U.S. Rig Count Sees Record 21st Consecutive Weekly Gain

The U.S. drilling rig count increased for the record 21st consecutive week, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes reported on Friday June 9. Overall, the U.S. rig count rose by 11 to 927, a total that…

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Oil Rigs Jump in 20th Consecutive Weekly Count Gain

The number of drilling rigs exploring for crude oil jumped, fueling the 20th consecutive weekly gain for the U.S. rig count, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes reported on June 2. Overall, the U.S. rig count…

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Colorado Leads Continued Gains in U.S. Rig Count

The U.S. drilling rig count increased for the 19th consecutive week, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes said on May 26. The overall count rose by 7 for the week and now stands at 908, an…

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U.S. Rig Count Soars by 16 to Over 900

The U.S. drilling rig count rose by 16 during the week to  901, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes said on May 19. It was the 18th consecutive gain for the closely-watched weekly rig count. Over the…

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Permian Fuels 17th Straight Weekly Rig Count Increase

The U.S. rig count increased for the 17th consecutive week, largely thanks to the booming Permian Basin, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes reported on Friday May 12. For the week, the number of active drilling…

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Texas, Louisiana Fuel 16th Straight Weekly Rig Count Gain

The U.S. rig count increased for the 16th consecutive week, led by gains in Texas and Louisiana, oilfield services firm Baker Hughes reported on Friday, May 5. The overall rig count grew by 7 for…

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