Santos Spuds Mt Kitty Gas Well in EP125 in Amadeus Basin
Australia-listed junior exploration and production company Central Petroleum Limited reported that the Operator (Santos) has notified that the Mt Kitty gas well in exploration permit (EP) 125 was spud Sept. 13 The well is being drilled as part of Santos' obligations to farmin to EP125 (Amadeus Basin, Northern Territory, Australia) to earn a 70 percent interest in that exploration permit.
The top hole will be drilled to around feet 1,574.8 feet (480 meters) and surface casing set and the rig released, with the main hole planned to be drilled by another rig to around 6,561.6 feet (2,000 meters) to the primary objective (Heavitree formation) in 1Q, 2014.
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