U.S. offshore rig count slips down few more notches

Baker Hughes’ weekly rig count report has shown that the number of offshore rigs in the U.S. took a tumble last week and fell by 3 more units. However, the total number of rigs operating in the U.S. remains the same as it was during the previous week.

Transocean Endurance rig (for illustration purposes); Source: Transocean

Following a decrease in the number of offshore rigs to 16, Baker Hughes disclosed on Friday, 27 January 2023, that the number of rigs working in the U.S. went down to 13 units.

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