Cygam Energy Begins Testing at Bhayra Rigo #1 in Tunisia
Cygam Energy says that the necessary testing equipment has been sourced and that testing operations at the Bhayra Rigo # 1 well on the Jorf permit commenced today.
The Jorf permit, located onshore south-central Tunisia, encompasses an area of approximately one million acres. The northern boundary of the exploration permit is within 35 kilometers of the Gulf of Gabes. Major oil and gas pipelines from the giant El Borma oil and gas field and other southern Tunisian oil fields traverse the Jorf block (within 40 kilometers from the Bhayra Rigo # 1 well) and connect to the La Skhira oil terminal in the Gulf of Gabes.
Cygam is a Calgary based exploration company with producing oil and gas properties in Canada and extensive international exploration concessions. The main focus of the Corporation is the acquisition, exploration and development of international oil and gas permits, primarily in Italy, Tunisia and the Mediterranean basin. Cygam currently holds various interests in five exploratory concessions in Italy and four exploratory concessions in Tunisia encompassing approximately 4 million gross acres (approximately 2.7 million net acres).
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