November 11, 2008
Forbes Energy Services Reports Selected Operating Data for October 2008
ALICE, Texas, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: FRB) today announced its rig and trucking hours billed for the month of October 2008.
For the month ending October 31, 2008 September 30, 2008 October 31, 2007 Working days 23 21 23 Rig hours 39,424 35,326 22,210 Truck hours 110,120 100,142 67,629
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 361-664-0549 DRG&E Ken Dennard, Managing Partner Ben Burnham, AVP 713-529-6600
Forbes Energy Services, Ltd.
CONTACT: L. Melvin Cooper, SVP & CFO of Forbes Energy Services Ltd.,+1-361-664-0549; or Ken Dennard, Managing Partner, or Ben Burnham, AVP,+1-713-529-6600, both of DRG&E, for Forbes Energy Services, Ltd.