July 13, 2018 – Natural Gas Intelligence
Northeast, Haynesville Flat as Natural Gas Drilling Drives Small Uptick in Rig Count
By: Jeremiah Shelor
The U.S. rig count inched higher during the week ended Friday, thanks to a small uptick in natural gas-directed drilling, though activity was flat in the largest gas-focused onshore plays, according to data from Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI).
Two gas rigs returned to action during the week in the United States, putting the total number at 189, roughly in line with 187 rigs running a year ago. The...