Photo: Deepwater Thalassa drillship (for illustration purposes); Source: Transocean

U.S. offshore rig count remains flat for two weeks

The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged at 13 for two weeks in a row, as revealed within Baker Hughes’ weekly rig count report from last Friday.

Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. +6 to 550 rigs

U.S. Rig Count is up 6 from last week to 550 with oil rigs up 6 to 450, gas rigs unchanged at 100, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 0.

U.S. Rig Count is up 250 rigs from last year’s count of 300, with oil rigs up 224 gas rigs up 29 and miscellaneous rigs down 3.

The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is unchanged at 13, up 1 year-over-year.

Baker Hughes Rig Count: Canada -6 to 160 rigs.

Canada Rig Count is down 6 from last week to 160, with oil rigs down 3 to 95, gas rigs down 3 to 65.

Canada Rig Count is up 74 rigs from last year’s count of 86, with oil rigs up 58, gas rigs up 16.