Offshore US rig count increases
The US offshore rig count by Baker Hughes Inc. shows an increase of one rig over the prior week.
Thetotal US rig count reached 859, or two more than the prior week. The total is 1,873, or 1,014 fewer than last year at this time.
Meanwhile, the Canadian rig count is down one to total 135, or 101 fewer than last year’s 236 rigs.