Rig Counts

  • Active Rate Steady At 27%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 8, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 8, 2019, 11:45 AM MST

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 5

    November 8, 2019, 11:17 AM MST

  • Active Rig Count Up By One Today

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 7, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 7, 2019, 11:45 AM MST

  • Active Rate Remains Stagnant At 26%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 6, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 6, 2019, 11:47 AM MST

  • Active Rig Count Dips Today

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 5, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 5, 2019, 11:49 AM MST

  • Contractor Operating Days Decline 27% To End Of September

    Members of the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) booked 37,771 operating days in the first nine months of 2019, off 27 per cent from 51,411 operating days in the comparable period last year, Rig Locator records show.

    November 5, 2019, 9:53 AM MST

  • Active Rig Count Improves At Start Of Week

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 4, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 4, 2019, 11:23 AM MST

  • Active Rate Ends Week One Point Down At 26%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Nov. 1, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    November 1, 2019, 11:28 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 8

    The U.S. rig count is down eight rigs from last week to 822, with oil rigs down five to 691, gas rigs down three to 130, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at one.

    November 1, 2019, 11:20 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Holding Steady

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 31, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 31, 2019, 11:49 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Remains Stagnant

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 30, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 30, 2019, 11:35 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Unchanged At 27%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 29, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 29, 2019, 11:39 AM MDT

  • Today’s Active Rig Count Declines From End Of Last Week

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 28, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 28, 2019, 10:02 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Ends Week Flat At 28%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 25, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 25, 2019, 11:34 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 21

    The U.S. rig count is down 21 rigs from last week to 830, with oil rigs down 17 to 696, gas rigs down four to 133 and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at one, according to Baker Hughes.

    October 25, 2019, 11:07 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Improves By One Rig

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 24, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 24, 2019, 9:37 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Unchanged At 28%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 23, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 23, 2019, 11:33 AM MDT

  • After Climbing To 29%, Active Rate Drops 1 Point

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 22, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 22, 2019, 11:38 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Rises From Close Of Last Week

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 21, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 21, 2019, 11:42 AM MDT

  • Rig Activity Remains Stuck Under 30%

    The active rate in Canada fell into the high 20 per cent range in the first quarter of 2019, and it hasn’t been able to claw back to 30 per cent or above since then.

    October 18, 2019, 8:48 AM MDT

  • Alberta Up To 100 Active Rigs

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 18, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 18, 2019, 11:22 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 5

    The U.S. rig count is down five rigs from last week to 851, with oil rigs up one to 713, gas rigs down six to 137 and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at one.

    October 18, 2019, 11:08 AM MDT

  • Number Of Active Rigs Up By 1

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 17, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 17, 2019, 11:40 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Stuck At 27%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 16, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 16, 2019, 11:49 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Dips Slightly From Close Of Last Week

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Oct. 15, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    October 15, 2019, 11:34 AM MDT