Rig Counts

  • Active Rate Ends Week At 27%

    The rig count in Western Canada rose by 10 this week to 146 active rigs, as reported this morning by Rig Locator, up from 136 at the close of last week.

    September 27, 2019, 11:38 AM MDT

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

    The U.S. rig count is down eight rigs from last week to 860, with oil rigs down six to 713, gas rigs down two to 146, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at one.

    September 27, 2019, 11:11 AM MDT

  • Number Of Active Rigs Up 2

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 26, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 26, 2019, 11:38 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Stuck At 26%

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

    September 25, 2019, 11:34 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Steady At 26%

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

    September 24, 2019, 11:35 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Ticks Up One Point As More Rigs At Work In Alberta

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

    September 23, 2019, 11:37 AM MDT

  • Western Canada’s Active Rig Count Improves

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 20, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 20, 2019, 11:41 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 18

    September 20, 2019, 11:10 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Dips In Western Canada

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 19, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 19, 2019, 11:40 AM MDT

  • Western Canada’s Active Rig Count Moves Higher

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

    September 18, 2019, 11:37 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Drops As More Rigs In Alberta Are Down

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

    September 17, 2019, 11:41 AM MDT

  • U.S. Shale Oil Output To Rise To Record 8.8 Million Bbls/d In October: EIA

    September 17, 2019, 7:52 AM MDT

  • Saskatchewan’s Wet Weather Impacts Rig Counts

    Estevan, Sask. —  With Saskatchewan having been soaked by rain for the better part of a week, and areas like Estevan getting in excess of three inches of cumulative rain, the knock-off impact has been a sharp drop-off of active drilling rigs working throughout the province.

    September 16, 2019, 6 AM MDT

  • WCSB’s Active Rig Count Improves

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

    September 16, 2019, 11:43 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 12

    September 13, 2019, 11:07 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Ends Week At 24%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 13, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 13, 2019, 11:27 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Down To 23%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 12, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 12, 2019, 11:42 AM MDT

  • Active Rate Down To 25%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 11, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 11, 2019, 11:40 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Percentage Down Again

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

    September 10, 2019, 11:49 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Percentage Down One Point To 28

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 9, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 9, 2019, 11:44 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Ends Week At 29%

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

    September 6, 2019, 11:24 AM MDT

  • Baker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. Down 6

    September 6, 2019, 11:06 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count Up One Point To 28%

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

    September 5, 2019, 11:41 AM MDT

  • Active Rig Count At 27%

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

    September 4, 2019, 11:36 AM MDT

  • Slow Start To Sept. As Active Rate Drops To 26%

    Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 3, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.

    September 3, 2019, 11:39 AM MDT