Northeast B.C. Rig Report - Feb. 13

Just under half of B.C.'s drilling fleet is active this week, with rigs moved in to Boundary Lake, Two Rivers, and Monias.

Twenty of 43 rigs are active this week, with producers primarily focused in the North Peace. Horizon Drilling moved rigs into Boundary Lake and Two Rivers, while Precision Drilling moved a rig into Monias. The rig count in the region is up one from last week, and up four from this time last year.

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  • Akita 35 is drilling for gas for Storm Resources at Fireweed. Spud was Feb. 12.


  • Ensign 40 is drilling for gas for Painted Pony at Kobes. Spud was Jan. 23.

  • Ensign 46 is drilling for gas for Pacific Canbriam Energy at Altares. Spud was Feb. 6.

  • Ensign 49 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv Canada at Sunrise. Spud was Feb. 6.

  • Ensign 55 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv Canada at Sunrise. Spud was Feb. 4.

  • Ensign 437 is drilling for gas for Black Swan at Nig Creek. Spud was Feb. 12.

  • Ensign 444 is drilling for gas for Saguaro Resources at Laprise Creek. Spud was Feb. 6.

  • Horizon 22 is drilling for Enercapita Energy at Boundary Lake. Spud was Feb. 9.

  • Horizon 41 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv Canada at Sunrise. Spud was Feb. 5.

  • Horizon 45 is drilling for oil for Leucrotta Exploration at Two Rivers. Spud was Feb. 8.

  • Horizon 55 is drilling for gas for Kelt Exploration at Cache Creek. Spud was Feb. 5.

  • Nabors 120 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Town. Spud was Feb. 12.

  • Precision 185 is drilling for gas for Crew Energy at Monias. Spud was Feb. 11.

  • Precision 533 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Gundy. Spud was Feb. 8.

  • Precision 538 is drilling for oil for Tourmaline at Zaremba. Spud was Feb. 1.

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

  • Precision 544 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Town. Spud was Feb. 8.

  • Precision 546 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Town. Spud was Feb. 8.

  • Precision 547 is drilling for gas for Murphy Oil at Sundown. Spud was Jan. 29.

  • Precision 867 is drilling for gas for ConocoPhillips at Blueberry. Spud was Feb. 6.

Alberta has 168 rigs working, the same as last week, with 68 active in Saskatchewan, also the same as last week. There are three rigs active in Manitoba, down from five.

There were 226 rigs at work in Canada this time last year. 

Data is from RigLocator, and 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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