ALICE, Texas, Aug. 20 /CNW/ -- Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: FRB)
today announced its rig and trucking hours billed for the month of July 2008.
For the month ending
July 31, 2008 June 30, 2008 July 31, 2007
Working days 22 21 21
Rig hours 35,665 32,803 15,115
Truck hours 100,969 102,194 57,577
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 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.
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.