Total mobile rig utilization in the Gulf of Mexico is unchanged this week. Currently, 57 of 122 rigs are under contract or committed for work, for utilization of 46.7%. Marketed utilization, which excludes cold stacked and other non-marketed US GOM rigs, remains at 80.3%, with 57 of 71 rigs under contract.
Within the jackup fleet, overall fleet utilization remains at 38.6%, with 32 of 83 units under contract or committed for work. Marketed utilization holds steady at 72.7%, with 32 of 44 units contracted.
Floating rig utilization is also unchanged this week, currently at 75.7%, with 25 of 33 units under contract. Marketed utilization stands at 92.6%, with 25 of 27 rigs under contract.
Total Platform rig fleet utilization is unchanged, now with 23 of 52 units under contract, for utilization of 44.2%. Marketed utilization stands at 63.9%, with 23 of 36 units under contract or committed for work.
Inland barge utilization increased slightly this week, as one previously idle unit returned to work. Overall, 33 of 59 units are under contract, for utilization of 55.9%, while marketed utilization is now 80.5%, with 33 of 41 units under contract.