Active Drilling Rigs

The average number of rigs that are actively drilling

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Active Drilling Rigs

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Active Drilling Rigs
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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Oct 26, 2015

The number of active drilling rigs in August 2015 was 126, down 128 rigs or 50.4% from August 2014. This is the lowest number of active drilling rigs in Alberta in the month of August since the recession of 2009 when only 97 were active. Active drilling rigs made up about 24% of Alberta's total available rigs in August.