Rig Counts

Rig Counts

US Drillers Cut Oil Rigs for First Time in 13 Weeks

U.S. oil rigs fell by one to 491 this week, while gas rigs rose four to 113, their highest since January 2020, according to the closely followed Baker Hughes report.

January 21, 2022

Rig Counts

US Drillers Add Most Oil and Gas Rigs in a Week Since April, Report Shows

U.S. oil rigs rose 11 to 492 this week, their highest since April 2020, while gas rigs rose two to 109, their highest since March 2020.

January 14, 2022

Rig Counts

US Drillers Add Oil, Gas Rigs for Fourth Consecutive Week: Report

Even though the rig count has been rising for a record 17 months in a row, analysts noted oil and gas production was still expected to ease.

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

Alabama. Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Jan. 4, 2022)

The U.S. rig count is down 0.7% in the last month, but up 75% year-over-year, according to Enverus Rig Analytics.

January 4, 2022

Rig Counts

US Drillers Add Oil, Gas Rigs for Record 17th Month in a Row

Even though the rig count has been rising for a record 17 months in a row, analysts noted production was still expected to ease as energy firms continue to focus more on returning money to investors than boosting output.

January 4, 2022

Rig Counts , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Dec. 27, 2021)

According to Enverus Rig Analytics, the U.S. rig count is nearing levels seen in March 2020, the start of COVID-related shutdowns.

December 27, 2021