Drilling Rig Count in Unconventional Basins


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Rigs Wet Their Bits in Oil But Mostly Keep Their Feet Dry

Compared with one year ago, the U.S. land-based rig count is up 125% as drillers continue returning to their favorite shale patches. Over the same period, the U.S. offshore rig count has languished, up two units during the week ending Friday but still down by one rig from a year ago, according to Baker Hughes Inc. Read More

U.S. Gains 10 Rigs as Recovery Continues

The United States saw a net gain of five oil and five natural gas rigs during the week just ended. More than twice as many oil rigs are operating as there were one year ago, and natural gas rigs are up by 90% from their year-ago tally. Read More