ALICE, Texas, June 10 /CNW/ -- Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: FRB)
today announced its rig and trucking hours billed for the month of May 2009.
For the month ending
May 31, 2009 April 30, 2009 May 31, 2008
Working days 20 22 21
U.S. 17,176 18,890 33,436
Mexico 3,600 2,520 -
Total rig hours 20,776 21,410 33,436
Truck hours 65,392 67,236 87,014
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.