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Rover Pipeline Start-Up Foreshadows Growth in Appalachia

Rover Pipeline Start-Up Foreshadows Growth in Appalachia

Now that Energy Transfer Partners LP’s (ETP) Rover Pipeline is officially up and running, offering more than 700 MMcf/d out of eastern Ohio, the market is getting its first taste of the project’s potential impact on Appalachian production and pricing.

September 11, 2017
U.S. Rig Return Stumbles as Canada Comes Roaring Back

U.S. Rig Return Stumbles as Canada Comes Roaring Back

The U.S. land-based rig return broke its stride during the week ending Friday, Jan. 13, with the count dropping by six units. Canada more than made up for U.S. losses, adding 110 rigs as crews returned from holiday break and rushed to drill more wells before the spring thaw.

January 13, 2017
U.S. Land Rigs Fall, But Declines Modest Across Plays

U.S. Land Rigs Fall, But Declines Modest Across Plays

The U.S. land-based rig count dropped for the first time in about two months during the week ending Friday, Jan. 13.

January 13, 2017
Rig Census Approaching, Surpassing Year-Ago Levels in Multiple Plays, States

Rig Census Approaching, Surpassing Year-Ago Levels in Multiple Plays, States

The North American rig count as of Friday was back where it was one year ago: 871, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). Some U.S. plays and states have surpassed year-ago levels as drillers make their way back to the patch, mostly in pursuit of oil.

December 16, 2016
Six NatGas Rigs Return to U.S. Action

Six NatGas Rigs Return to U.S. Action

Overall, five U.S. land-based rigs were put back in play during the week ending Friday, bringing the tally to 533 running. One rig left the offshore, making for a net U.S. gain of four to rest at 557 running.

October 28, 2016

Haynesville Adds Two Rigs as Louisiana Gains Six

Land drilling got a healthy boost during the week ending Friday (Oct. 14) as 13 land-based rigs were added to the U.S. roster, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). Louisiana led the states in gains, adding six, while Texas saw the departure of three rigs.

October 14, 2016
NatGas Market ‘Must Take Care of Itself,’ Analyst Says; Rigs Come Back

NatGas Market ‘Must Take Care of Itself,’ Analyst Says; Rigs Come Back

Stronger natural gas prices have apparently enticed drillers as 11 gas rigs came back into U.S. play, accompanied by an additional four oil rigs, making for an overall gain of 15 for the week ending Friday (Oct. 14), according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI).

October 14, 2016
Oklahoma Adds A Few During Week of Modest Rig Shuffling

Oklahoma Adds A Few During Week of Modest Rig Shuffling

The U.S. land rig count retreated by three units during the week ending Sept. 16, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). With the loss of one inland waters rig and the return of two offshore, the United States ended the week down two units at 506. Meanwhile, many of today’s shale wells are getting long in the tooth, Societe Generale said.

September 16, 2016
Three NatGas Rigs Pack It In During Week of Little Change

Three NatGas Rigs Pack It In During Week of Little Change

The U.S. land rig count retreated by three units during the week ending Sept. 16, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). With the loss of one inland waters rig and the return of two offshore, the United States ended the week down two units at 506. Meanwhile, many of today’s shale wells are getting long in the tooth, Societe Generale said.

September 16, 2016
Offshore Rigs Decline as Land Drillers Resume Comeback

Offshore Rigs Decline as Land Drillers Resume Comeback

Fourteen U.S. land-based rigs returned to play during the week ending Sept. 2, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). Gains were tempered, though, by the departure of seven offshore rigs, offset by one returning to the inland waters.

September 2, 2016
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