U.S. Offshore rig count unchanged
Baker Hughes Incorporated has posted Weekly Rig Count reports to its Investor Relations website. Offshore rig count is unchanged from last week.
BHI Rig Count: U.S. -35 to 1840 rigs
U.S. Rig Count is down 35 rigs from last week to 1840, with oil rigs down 37 to 1499, gas rigs up 2 to 340, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 1.
U.S. Rig Count is up 83 rigs from last year at 1757, with oil rigs up 117, gas rigs down 34, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 1.
The U.S. Offshore rig count is 58, unchanged from last week, and down 3 rigs year over year.
BHI Rig Count: Canada -135 to 256 rigs
Canadian Rig Count is down 135 rigs from last week to 256, with oil rigs down 96 to 94, and gas rigs down 39 to 162.
Canadian Rig Count is down 7 rigs from last year at 263, with oil rigs down 37, and gas rigs up 30.
Due to the New Year holiday schedule, Baker Hughes has said that the next North American rig count will be published on January 5, 2015 at 1 p.m. ET.