Offshore rig count up by three
The number of working energy rigs in the Gulf of of Mexico is 96, up three from last week, according to Baker Hughes Inc.
The offshore count is still down by 10 from the same time last year.
The U.S. rig count rose by 31 in the last week to 1,714 and is up 302 over last year.
The Canadian rig count is up 14 week-to-week, totalling 547. The Canada count is up 26 from last year.