Baker Hughes reports that the drilling rigs in US rose by 21 this week to 2,008, the first increase in five weeks.
North Texas’ Barnett Shale had 58 rigs drilling Friday, increased by one, according to RigData. The leading counties are Tarrant, 19 rigs; Johnson, 8; Montague and Wise, 6 each; and Denton, 5. The most-active operators in Barnett shale are Devon Energy (12 rigs), Chesapeake (12 rigs), XTO Energy (7 rigs) and EOG Resources (6 rigs).
Use Derrick Document Search Tool to find out what these Barnett operators are reporting on the shale-