Halliburton Cuts Jobs In Williston, North Dakota


Sept 21 (Reuters) - Halliburton Co, the world's No. 2 oilfield services provider, said on Monday it has laid off staff in Williston, North Dakota, blaming plunging crude oil prices.

The company provided no details on the number of employees affected.

"Halliburton will continue to monitor the business environment and will adjust the size of our workforce to align with current business demands as needed," the company said in an emailed statement to Reuters.

(Reporting by Ernest Scheyder in Fargo and Abhirup Roy in Bengaluru; Editing by Leslie Adler)

Copyright 2016 Thomson Reuters. Click for Restrictions.


Click on the button below to add a comment.
Post a Comment
Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies

Our Privacy Pledge

Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
HR Advisor
Expertise: Cementing|HR - General
Location: Mt Braddock, PA
HR Advisor
Expertise: HR - General|Well Control
Location: Punxsutawney, PA
Executive Assistant
Expertise: Executive|Secretarial or Administrative
Location: United States
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $51.38/BBL 2.44%
Light Crude Oil : $50.43/BBL 2.26%
Natural Gas : $3.14/MMBtu 0.94%
Updated in last 24 hours