POST Online Media Lite Edition



 

U.S. drillers add oil rigs for first week in eight

Christian Fernsby |
U.S. energy firms added rigs for the first time in eight weeks.

Article continues below



Topics: U.S.    OIL    RIGS   

Companies added 4 oil rigs in the week to Dec. 13, bringing the total count to 667, energy services firm Baker Hughes said.

In the same week a year ago, there were 873 active rigs.


What to read next

Oil rigs count increased to reach 357
US oil rig down to lowest since June 2011
Number of U.S. oil rigs continues to decline