The number of active offshore rigs in the U.S. remained unchanged at 23 units last week, according to weekly rig count reports released on Friday by Baker Hughes Company.Illustration. Author: SP MacBaker Hughes Rig Count: U.S. unchanged at 790 rigsU.S. Rig Count is unchanged from last week at 790, with oil rigs up 2 to 678, gas rigs down 1 to 110, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 2.U.S. Rig Count is down 261 rigs from last year’s count of 1,051, with oil rigs down 179, gas rigs down 84, and miscellaneous rigs up 2 to 2.The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is unchanged at 23 and up 2 rigs year-over-year.Baker Hughes Rig Count: Canada -2 rigs to 255 rigsCanada Rig Count is down 2 rigs from last week to 255, with oil rigs up 5 to 172 and gas rigs down 7 to 83.Canada Rig Count is up 31 rigs from last year’s count of 224, with oil rigs up 20 and gas rigs up 11.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.
A state of the art Donegal secondary school has won an International Architecture Award.Coláiste Ailigh, on the outskirts of Letterkenny, has won a UIA Friendly and Inclusive Spaces Award in the new-building category. Dublin-based McGarry Ní Éanaigh Architects designed the building which was officially opened in 2014.Coláiste AilighThe school has earned the firm other top awards since 2014, including the RIAI Best Educational Building, Best Universal Design – Commended Award and an AAI Award.Coláiste Ailigh at Knocknamona, Letterkenny is built on two levels on an elevated and east-sloping site. The building form responds to the sky and landscape with a vibrant blue colour and sculpted roofscape.Coláiste AilighThe UIA Friendly and Inclusive Spaces Awards were founded to encourage and acknowledge architects who have created exemplary friendly, inclusive and accessible buildings and public spaces.Entries must demonstrate that they have met the highest standards of universal and inclusive design, where the realised designs contribute to the quality of life of all those who may use them. The Medals and Honourable Mentions will be formally presented on the 6th September 2017 at the UIA Award Ceremony in Seoul, Korea, during the 26th UIA Congress of Architecture.Coláiste Ailigh wins global architecture prize was last modified: July 11th, 2017 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:architectureawardsColaiste Ailigh