ALICE, Texas, April 14 /CNW/ -- Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: FRB)
today announced its rig and trucking hours billed for the month of March 2009.
For the month ending
March 31, 2009 February 28, 2009 March 31, 2008
Working days 22 20 21
U.S. 21,207 21,551 26,777
Mexico 3,336 1,412 -
Total rig hours 24,543 22,963 26,777
Truck hours 71,171 68,665 76,562
Working days represent the week days in the month less holidays. Rig and
truck hours represent actual hours billed to customers.
Forbes Energy Services cautions that several factors other than those
discussed above may impact the Company's operating results and that a
particular trend regarding the factors above may or may not be indicative of
the Company's current or future financial performance.
Forbes Energy Services Ltd. is an independent oilfield services
contractor that provides a broad range of drilling-related and
production-related services to oil and natural gas companies, primarily
onshore in Texas, Mississippi and Mexico.
Contacts: Forbes Energy Services Ltd.
L. Melvin Cooper, SVP & CFO
Ken Dennard, Managing Partner
Ben Burnham, AVP
For further information:
For further information: L. Melvin Cooper, SVP & CFO of Forbes Energy
Services Ltd., +1-361-664-0549; or Ken Dennard, Managing Partner, or Ben
Burnham, AVP, both of DRG&E, +1-713-529-6600, for Forbes Energy Services Ltd.