RigData Insights

Bakken Down 157 Rigs From Peak Rig Count

  • Tuesday, March 15, 2016
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According to the RDNA, Radar Report, the peak rig count in Bakken Shale was 173 active rigs. This happened on December 12th, 2015. From that day, it has steadily declined to a current rig count of 16 active rigs. Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation is the top operator with 3 active rigs.  This time last year the Bakken rig count was an even 100 active rigs. 


With the RigData Locations & Operators report you can gain valuable insight to the top operators, top drilling contractors, and rig locations in your area.  Combine it with the current Permits & Players report and you have the perfect combination to stay ahead of your competition. 






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