ALICE, Texas, Feb. 17 /CNW/ -- Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: FRB)
today announced its rig and trucking hours billed for the month of January
For the month ending
January 31, 2009 December 31, 2008 January 31, 2008
Working days 21 20 22
Rig hours 26,016 27,272 23,862
Truck hours 89,383 95,401 71,950
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.