Rigs/Vessels: Canada

US offshore rig count rises to 33

The offshore US rig count has risen by two rigs to reach a total of 33, reports the Baker Hughes Inc. Weekly Rig Count. 

Seadrill confirms cancellation of Arctic rig contract

Husky Oil Operations has canceled its drilling contract with Seadrill for the West Mira drillship.

Seadrill cancels West Mira construction contract

Seadrill Ltd. has canceled its contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. that for the construction of West Mira, a sixth-generation ultra-deepwater harsh environment semisubmersible drilling unit.

US offshore rig count down by two

The US offshore drilling rig tally has dropped two rigs from the prior week, bringing the total to 30 in the Baker Hughes count.

Offshore rig count down by three

While the total US drilling rig count remained steady, the offshore rig count dropped three rigs to 35.

US offshore rig count up by three

Baker Hughes Inc.’s weekly US rig count finds an increase of three offshore rigs, raising the total to 34. 

US offshore rig count continues to rise

The Baker Hughes weekly rig count finds the number of offshore drilling rigs continues to creep up, reaching a total of 29, one more than the prior week.

US offshore drilling rig count down by two

The US offshore rig count is 27, down two rigs from last week, and down 32 rigs year over year in Baker Hughes’ weekly report.

Offshore drilling rig count rises

The US offshore drilling rig count continues to move the opposite direction from the onshore rig count. 

Teekay Offshore to construct shuttle tankers for East Coast Canada

Teekay Offshore has entered into new long-term contracts with several operators to provide shuttle tanker services for their East Coast Canada oil production.


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