Kupe Development Wells Intersect 'Elevated Gas Shows'
New Zealand Oil & Gas Ltd (NZOG) advises that at on 19 March, the top of the reservoir (Farewell Formation) in the Kupe South 8 (KS-8) well has been intersected with elevated gas shows. Coring operations have been completed and the 8-1/2 inch section drilled to a planned final depth of 3,834m MDRT (measured depth from rotary table).
Reservoir evaluation logs will now be run and upon completion, it is planned to set and cement the 5 inch liner.
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