• 3 minutes Paris Is Burning Over Climate Change Taxes -- Is America Next?
  • 5 minutes Could Tesla Buy GM?
  • 11 minutes Global Economy-Bad Days Are coming
  • 17 minutes Venezuela continues to sink in misery
  • 13 hours OPEC Cuts Deep to Save Cartel
  • 5 hours What will the future hold for nations dependent on high oil prices.
  • 25 mins Price Decline in Chinese Solar Panels
  • 14 mins And the War on LNG is Now On
  • 20 hours Congrats: 4 journalists and a newspaper are Time’s Person of the Year
  • 3 hours Alberta Cuts Push Prices Too High
  • 21 hours How High Can Oil Prices Rise? (Part 2 of my previous thread)
  • 17 hours USGS Announces Largest Continuous Oil Assessment in Texas and New Mexico
  • 1 day Permian Suicide
  • 1 day GOODBYE FOREIGN OIL DEPENDENCE!!
  • 1 day Asian stocks down
  • 2 days Maersk's COO statment.
Arthur Berman

Arthur Berman

Arthur E. Berman is a petroleum geologist with 36 years of oil and gas industry experience. He is an expert on U.S. shale plays and…

More Info

Trending Discussions

U.S. Land Rig Count 22 Jan 2016

The U.S. land rig count for the week ending 22 January 2016 was 607, down 16, and the horizontal land rig count was 500, down 11 rigs.

Horizontal Rig Count Summary

The tight oil rig count was down 6 rigs. The Bakken lost 2 rigs, the Eagle Ford, 4 and the Permian gained 1 rig. The Mississippi Lime lost 1 rig.

The shale gas rig count was down 6 rigs also. The Haynesville lost 5 rigs, the Marcellus lost 2 and the Woodford gained 1 rig.

 By Art Berman for Oilprice.com

More Top Reads From Oilprice.com:




Back to homepage

Trending Discussions


Leave a comment
  • Gary on January 24 2016 said:
    When u say lost rigs do u mean they are gone 4ever or are they temporarily shut down?
  • Joe Huber on January 25 2016 said:
    They are referring to stacking a rig. Which means they are temporarily out of service and can be brought back on line once prices get better.

Leave a comment




Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News