RigData Insights

U.S. Rig Count Takes Another Dip

  • Monday, August 7, 2017
  • Posted By Meagan Wildfong


According to the Platts RigData Locations & Operators Report, the U.S. rig count fell slightly for the second week in a row to 1,058 rigs (-11 rigs). Rigs waiting to spud increased to 43 (up +13) and 372 rigs moved location last week.

The U.S. permit count continues its roller coaster ride and after a big lift the previous week, fell to 860 (-187) as reported in Platts RigData Permits & Players Report.


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