Western Canada’s fleet of drilling rigs went up by 15 to 78 according to data collected by Baker Hughes for the week of May 24th.
From last Friday, Alberta rig counts went from 43 to 53. Saskatchewan’s rig count increased from 1 to 11. Oil drilling went from 22 to 38; natural gas rigs declined by 1 to 40. View a full breakdown of western Canada’s rig activity.