Northeast B.C. Rig Report - December 12

Eleven drilling rigs remained at work this week in Northeast B.C.

One-quarter of the region's fleet is active, with 31 rigs down, and with producers focused in the Tower Lake and Town areas.

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  • Ensign 45 is drilling for gas for Encana at Tower Lake. Spud was Dec. 9.
Ensign 49 is drilling for gas for Encana at Tower Lake. Spud was Dec. 7.

  • Ensign 55 is drilling for gas for Encana at Tower Lake. Spud was Dec. 8.

  • Horizon 41 is drilling for gas for Encana at Tower Lake. Spud was Dec. 7.

  • Horizon 55 is drilling for gas for Kelt Exploration at Cache Creek. Spud was Dec. 10.

  • Nabors 120 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Town. Spud was Dec. 9.

  • Precision 538 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Sunrise. Spud was Dec. 4.

  • Precision 542 is drilling for gas for ARC Resources at Parkland. Spud was Dec. 7.

  • Precision 544 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Town. Spud was Nov. 24.

  • Precision 546 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Town. Spud was Dec. 2.

  • Precision 867 is drilling for gas for ConocoPhillips at Blueberry. Dec. 4.

Across Western Canada, 167 rigs are at work, roughly one-third of the fleet, and down from 173 last week.

Alberta has 114 rigs working, up 2; Saskatchewan has 37 rigs working, down eight. Five rigs are active in Manitoba.

There were 184 rigs at work in Canada this time last year. 

Data from RigLocator is compiled twice daily based on reports from the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors.

Email Managing Editor Matt Preprost at editor@ahnfsj.ca.

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