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Canadian rig operators end 2019 with slight decline: Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes rig counts for December 2019.
Baker Hughes rig counts for December 2019.

Canadian drilling contractors saw a slight decline in operating machines to end 2019, according to the Baker Hughes monthly rig count for December.

Baker Hughes announced the international rig count for December 2019 was 1,104, up 8 from the 1,096 counted in November 2019, and up 79 from the 1,025 counted in December 2018. The international offshore rig count for December 2019 was 257, up 10 from the 247 counted in November 2019, and up 23 from the 234 counted in December 2018.

The average U.S. rig count for December 2019 was 804, down 6 from the 810 counted in November 2019, and down 274 from the 1,078 counted in December 2018. The average Canadian rig count for December 2019 was 135, down 1 from the 136 counted in November 2019, and down 6 from the 141 counted in December 2018.

The worldwide rig count for December 2019 was 2,043, up 1 from the 2,042 counted in November 2019, and down 201 from the 2,244 counted in December 2018. 

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