The US oil and gas rig count climbed eight to 560 in the week ended June 9, rig data provider Enverus said June 10, as the number of oil-focused rigs climbed to fresh 14-month highs. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The number of rigs primarily chasing oil climbed five to 430, the highest since the week ended April 15, while the number of gas-focused rigs moved up three to 129. The number of rigs classified as chasing both oil and gas was steady at one. The nationwide increase was led by a continued uptrend in drilling activity in the Permian basin, where the rig count climbed 10 to 253. It was the […]