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We are Baker Hughes, an energy technology company

With operations in over 120 countries, we are developing and deploying technology to take energy and industry forward.  

Our purpose

We are taking energy forward - making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and for the planet.

Products and services

Explore our portfolio

Our portfolio of technology, equipment and services solves customer challenges in energy and industrial applications. 

Featured capabilities

Subsea Connect

The Subsea Connect business model helps our customers accelerate time to production, maximize recovery over the life of the field and reduce their total expenditures (TOTEX).

Featured capabilities

Lower carbon emissions

From natural gas to energy storage, our technologies and expertise help you meet your carbon emission reduction targets. 

How we work

Together with our customers, we are accelerating the pace of change for the industry.

Innovation and technology

Outcome driven results through innovation

We invent and invest in disruptive innovation to create new technologies and solutions to transform the industry.

Corporate responsibility

Embracing people, planet and principles in all that we do

We are committed to protecting the health and safety of people and the environment. Everyday. We are proud of our progress in environmental, social and governance priority areas.

From our CEO
"For us, the role of technology is to drive progress. Working together with our customers, we believe technology can help make energy cleaner, safer, and more efficient."
Lorenzo Simonelli
Lorenzo Simonelli
Chairman and CEO, Baker Hughes

Updated January 22, 2021

Baker Hughes Rig Count

We issue the North America and International rig counts as a service to the industry. Get the weekly and monthly summaries here, or find more details on our Rig Count site.

Rig Count Site


United States

5 IncreaseDecrease from last week.

416 IncreaseDecrease from last year.



11 IncreaseDecrease from last week.

72 IncreaseDecrease from last year.



4 IncreaseDecrease from last month.

439 IncreaseDecrease from last year.


Help us transform the future of energy

Check out our Careers site to learn more about how you can be a part of the team.

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