Interra Drills TMT-56 Well in Tanjung Miring Timur Field in Sumatra
by Interra Resources Ltd.
|Monday, August 26, 2013
Singapore-listed Interra Resources Limited (the Company or Interra) reported that its wholly owned subsidiary, Goldwater TMT Pte. Ltd. (GTMT), has commenced drilling development well TMT-56 at the Tanjung Miring Timur (TMT) field in South Sumatra, Indonesia. GTMT has 100 percent operating interest in the Technical Assistance Contract of the TMT field and the cost of drilling will be funded from existing funds on hand.
TMT-56 is proposed to be drilled to a total depth of 4,101 feet (1,250 meters) and is the first of four additional development wells to be drilled back-to-back using an externally contracted rig. This new drilling program is a continuation of the initial, successful four-well drilling program which began in October 2012, and will continue to test new geologic and reservoir concepts with respect to the several sandstone reservoirs of the Talang Akar Formation as well as the limestone reservoirs of the Batu Raja Formation derived from the 2012 3D seismic survey.
Interra estimates that the results of the drilling should be available in approximately eight weeks. The Company will announce the results as soon as they may be ascertained as well as updates reflecting critical or unexpected events during drilling.
The Company wishes to advise that investors should exercise due care and caution when trading Interra’s shares. It is not certain that the development drilling mentioned above will ultimately yield commercially recoverable hydrocarbons or profitable production.
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