Northeast B.C. Rig Report - Feb. 27

Rig activity in northeast B.C. fell back below 50% this week.

Seventeen of 43 rigs are active, up one from this time last year, with Akita and Horizon no longer reporting rigs at Fireweed, Two Rivers, Oak, and Cache Creek.

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  • Ensign 40 is drilling for gas for Painted Pony at Julienne Creek. Spud was Feb. 25.

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

  • Ensign 49 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv at Tower. Spud was Feb. 26.

  • Ensign 55 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv at Tower Lake. Spud was Feb. 26.

  • Ensign 420 is drilling for oil for Whitecap Resources at Boundary Lake. Spud was Feb. 16.

  • Ensign 437 is drilling for gas for Black Swan at Nig Creek. Spud was Feb. 22.

  • Horizon 41 is drilling for gas for Ovintiv at Sunrise. Spud was Feb. 16.

  • Nabors 120 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Town. Spud was Feb. 20.

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

  • Precision 465 is drilling for gas for ARC at Doe. Spud was Feb. 16.

  • Precision 533 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Gundy. Spud was Feb. 19.

  • Precision 538 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Boudreau. Spud was Feb. 21.

  • Precision 542 is drilling for gas for ARC at Parkland. Spud was Feb. 21.

  • Precision 544 is drilling for gas for Petronas at Blueberry. Spud was Feb. 26.

  • Precision 546 is drilling for gas for Tourmaline at Town. Spud was Feb. 26.

  • Precision 547 is drilling for gas for Murphy Oil at Sundown. Spud was Feb. 26.

  • Precision 867 is drilling for gas for ConocoPhillips at Blueberry. Spud was Feb. 21.

There are 224 rigs at work in Western Canada this week, down 30 from this time last week, and up from 215 rigs at this time last year. 

Alberta has 147 rigs working, down 15 from last week, with 57 active in Saskatchewan, down 10.

There are three rigs active in Manitoba, the same as last week.

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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