By Srinivas Chowdary Sunkara // petrobazaar // 29-12-17.
Rig Count Summary:
The United States rig count fell by 2 Nos from previous week to 929, which is popped higher by 271 rigs since an year ago. Oil rigs stayed steady at 747 but gas rigs slipped by 2 at 182Nos. Houston oil field services company Baker Hughes, A GE company, reported on Friday that the count has risen by 222 in oil fields while 50 in gas.
The Williston oil fields which are stretched in North Dakota, lost 2 rigs. Haynesville, one of the largest basin variances in Louisiana has taken out 1 rig while DJ-Niobrara and Utica oil fields have added 3 and 1 apiece. Canadians lost 74 coming to total count of 136 where as international market holds count at 942.
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