The upstream segment contracts in North America registered a decrease of 12% with 114 contracts in September 2022, when compared with the previous month’s total of 129 contracts, according to GlobalData ’s oil and gas contracts database.

A total of 114 contracts were registered in the upstream segment of North America during the month, when compared with the last 12-month moving average of 93 contracts.


In terms of the number of contracts in North America, the upstream segment contributed the most with 114 contracts in September 2022, followed by midstream and downstream segments with 14 and four contracts, respectively.


Contract award activity in North America’s upstream segment during September 2022

In September 2022, the US led the activity with 107 contracts and a 94% share of the upstream oil and gas contracts in North America. It saw a decrease of 14% over the previous month’s total of 124 contracts and an increase of 24% when compared with the last 12 month-average of 86 contracts in the US.

In second place was Mexico with five contracts and a 4% share.

Based on 12-month moving average of the contracts in the upstream segment of North America, the US took the top spot with 89 contracts, followed by Canada and Mexico with three contracts each.

Contracts by scope of work in North America’s upstream segment during September 2022

During the month, the majority of upstream segment contracts awarded in the North America were in the operations & maintenance with 104 contracts, followed by procurement and design & engineering with seven and four contracts, respectively.

Methodology

All publicly announced contracts are included in this analysis, which is drawn from GlobalData’s oil and gas contracts database that provides insights into awarded and expired contracts globally.

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