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Aminex Provides Update on Ntorya-2 Well in Ruvuma Basin

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 1/9/2017, Location: Africa

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Aminex provides the following update on the Company’s drilling activity in the Ruvuma Basin, Tanzania, where the Ntorya-2 appraisal well was spudded on 21 December 2016, with a planned total depth of 2,860 metres.

Drilling Status and Schedule

- On 5 January the 17” hole section was cased and cemented to a depth of 1,326 metres.
- Drilling recommenced on 7 January in the 12” section which will be cased and cemented at 2,095 metres.
- Following this an 8 ˝” section is planned through the target Cretaceous formation to an estimated total depth of 2,860 metres.
- A 7” cemented liner is then expected to be set and a detailed analysis of the well data conducted prior to potential testing.

This vertical well is targeting the same sandstone channel complex as the Ntorya-1 discovery which flow-tested gas at 20 mmcf/d, with 139 barrels of associated condensate, from a 3.5 - metre sand interval.

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