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  1. US rigs drilling for oil outnumber those drilling for gas

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    Fri, 29 Apr 2011

    US drilling activity continued to increase with 18 more rotary rigs working this week for a total 1,818, compared with 1,483 units drilling during the same period a year ago, Baker Hughes Inc. reported.

  2. Chesapeake drilling for gas with focus on US Midcontinent

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    Mon, 22 Nov 2004

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. Chairman and CEO Aubrey K. McClendon "We were among the earliest companies to anticipate and believe in this new world of high oil and gas prices."

  1. S&P: US land drilling for gas to increase throughout year

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    Tue, 5 Aug 2003

    US natural gas exploration and production companies are apt to increase land drilling activity throughout this year, Standard & Poor's said in a recent survey.

  2. More US rigs drilling for gas this week

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    Fri, 17 May 2002

    US drilling activity continued to climb this week with 829 rotary rigs working, officials at Baker Hughes Inc., Houston, reported Friday.

  3. Point of View: Chesapeake drilling for gas with focus on US Midcontinent

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    Mon, 25 Oct 2004

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. plans to stay the course in 2005 with a business strategy that its cofounders developed during the late 1990s: Actively drill for natural gas primarily in the US Midcontinent.


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    Mon, 6 Sep 1993

    Martin Cherrington, Kenneth R. Weeks Cherrington Corp. Sacramento Harold Y. Anderson H.Y. Anderson Engineers San Rafael, Calif. Successful directionally drilled crossings of three major elevated waterways in California shows that long distance, large-diameter crossings are possible even in such ...

  5. NEB notes shift to gas-directed drilling in recent years

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    Wed, 10 Jun 2015

    in western Canada targeting natural gas has been on the rise since 2012. By late 2014, the majority of rigs were drilling for gas instead of oil, and in January and February of 2015, the share had increased to 62%. NEB cited three reasons for

  6. US weekly rig count down 5 to 1,966

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    Fri, 22 Jun 2012

    The US rig count slipped by 5 during the week ending June 22 as a drop in the number of rigs drilling for gas outpaced an increase in those drilling for oil. Baker Hughes reported the US total at 1,966 rigs for the week, compared with


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    Mon, 11 Apr 1994

    gas market signals sustained drilling for gas through first quarter 1994 ..... up from 25% at present. DRILLING FOR GAS William A. Gilbert, manager ..... throughout 1993 averaged 373 drilling for gas . In first quarter 1994, the

  8. North American drilling activity up again

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    Fri, 19 Jan 2001

    working in Canada. There was one more rig than last week drilling for gas in the US and Canada, for a total of 887. A year ago, there were 637 rigs drilling for gas . There were 240 rigs drilling for oil this week

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