The Baker Hughes North American rig count is up 11 rigs in the May 25 week to 1,140. The U.S. rig count is up 13 rigs from last week to 1,059 and is up 151 rigs from last year at this time. The Canadian count is down 2 rigs from last week to 81 and is down 12 rigs compared to last year.
For the U.S. count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are up 15 at 859, gas rigs are down 2 at 198, and miscellaneous rigs remain unchanged at 2. For the Canadian count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are down 3 at 35 and gas rigs are up 1 at 46.