U.S. weekly offshore rig count down to 25

first_imgThe number of offshore rigs in the U.S. decreased to 25 units this week, according to weekly rig count reports published on Friday by Baker Hughes, a GE company. Source: Flickr, Author: SP Mac – shared with permission from the photographerBaker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. -8 to 946 rigsU.S. Rig Count is down 8 rigs from last week to 946, with oil rigs down 3 to 776, gas rigs down 5 to 169, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 1.U.S. Rig Count is down 102 rigs from last year’s count of 1,048, with oil rigs down 85, gas rigs down 17, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged.The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 1 rig to 25 and up 9 rigs year-over-year.Baker Hughes Rig Count: Canada + 9 rigs to 127 rigsCanada Rig Count is up 9 rigs from last week to 127, with oil rigs up 2 to 85 and gas rigs up 7 to 42.Canada Rig Count is down 96 rigs from last year’s count of 223, with oil rigs down 69 and gas rigs down 27.Spotted a typo? Have something more to add to the story? Maybe a nice photo? Contact our editorial team via email. Also, if you’re interested in showcasing your company, product or technology on Offshore Energy Today please contact us via our advertising form where you can also see our media kit.last_img read more

No active shooter at mall in Boca Raton, Florida, police say

first_imgThousands of shoppers at the Boca town center mall are being escorted out and their emotions are running high after reports of an active shooter. At this hour Boca Raton police will not say if a shooting occurred, but there is no active shooter.The latest word from Boca Raton police is that while they cannot confirm that there was a shooting, one person was injured and suffered trauma. That person has been transported to the hospital. Officers were positioned at the mall so responded immediately to the call of shots fired. They were able to locate the injured man in the food court within seconds.The Boca town center mall remains on lockdown and the SWAT team remains at the scene. More than 1000 people are still in the mall and the police are continuing to investigate. Another news conference is scheduled for 8 PM.iStock(BOCA RATON, Fla.) — There is no active shooter at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to police.Officers responded to the mall after receiving reports of a shots fired Sunday afternoon, according to a tweet by the Boca Raton Police Department.Police asked residents to avoid the area and shelter in place.A video posted to Twitter shows multiple police officers walking toward the mall as alarmed shoppers hurry toward the parking lot.Additional details were not immediately available.Swat Team going in for active shooter #bocaraton pic.twitter.com/bttJQsKLpA— Rachel Cohn (@umdontbejelly) October 13, 2019 This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more