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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. 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.

  1. 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."

  2. 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.

  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.

  4. DIRECTIONAL DRILLING FOR GAS LINE SETS TWO RECORDS

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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. IPAA says lack of rigs and crews restrains output

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    Mon, 18 Dec 2000

    01 tcf next year, with most of those new supplies coming from the Gulf of Mexico. IPAA said the number of rigs drilling for gas is �as high as it ever has been." It added, �The incentives to produce certainly are there. But in order to produce

  6. OGJ NEWSLETTER

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    Mon, 17 Jan 1994

    s E&D revival continues as gas sets the pace. The Netherlands has agreed to let Shell, Esso, and Mobil resume drilling for gas in the Wadden Zee. The 5 year agreement, now being ratified by the Dutch government, entails not reinstating a

  7. U.S. TAX CREDITS SPURRING COAL SEAM, TIGHT SANDS BOOM AMID CONTROVERSY

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    Mon, 14 Oct 1991

    A.D. Koen Gulf Coast News Editor Federal tax credits have sparked a boom in U.S. drilling for gas contained in coal seams and tight sands. Some analysts say drilling for unconventional nonassociated gas accounted for as much

  8. 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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