Friday, September 16, 2011

U.S. Rig Count: +27 to 1,985

The weekly Baker Hughes rig count showed a 27 rig increase, bringing the working rig count to 1,985, the highest level since November 2008.  Of these, 1,062 (+5) were drilling for oil, 912 (+20) were drilling for gas and 11 (+2) were classified as miscellaneous.  By type, there were 1,137 (+3) horizontal rigs, 607 (+18) vertical rigs and 241 (+6) directional rigs.

The detailed Haynesville count should be available over the weekend.

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