Santos to Drill Mt Kitty-1 Well in Amadeus Basin in Australia's NT Shortly

Junior exploration and production company Central Petroleum reported Thursday that it has been advised by Santos, as the Operator of EP 215 (Northern Territory), that the Ensign 918 rig has mobilized and is anticipated to recommence drilling operations at the Mt Kitty-1 well location in the Amadeus Basin, Northern Territory, Australia around March 24.

As previously advised to the market the top hole of this exploration well was drilled with a shallow capacity rig to a depth of around 2,575 feet (785 meters) Kelly Bushing. Planned total depth of the well is around 5,085 feet (1,550 meters) subsea or 6,660 feet (2,030 meters Kelly Bushing).

The Company will advise the market of any well results of a material nature.


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