By Srinivas Chowdary Sunkara // petrobazaar // 19-12-2017.
Rig count summary:
According to the Baker Hughes published weekly data of rig numbers, The number of rigs fell in U.S oil and gas industry to offset recent rebound. 4 rigs in oil fields were withdrawn against the additional rigs of 3 Nos into gas fields coming down to 930 in U.S. Oil rig numbers are well above the all time record lows in May, 2016.
The Permian gulf, which operates more than half of the U.S rigs lost 3, contributing the Texas loss of 2 rigs. Louisiana and New Mexico are the other states lost 1 and 2 apiece. Pennsylvania, North Dakota and Wyoming states added 3, 1 and 1 rigs respectively.
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