U.S. operators add twelve oil rigs in permian basin

U.S. operators add twelve oil rigs in permian basin

Operators within the U.S. put 12 a lot of oil rigs within the field this week, according to the newest knowledge from Baker Hughes.

The permian basin, that saw 12 rigs added for a new total of 258, is currently home to more than half of the nation’s 510 active oil rigs.

While the amount of active oil rigs is still lower than now last year, when 541 were reported, the count represents a significant improvement from the 316 reported within the last week of might.

The number of rigs seeking gas rose one to 126, whereas miscellaneous rigs held steady at one for a combined total of 637 active rigs.