Russian Well Delivers for Exillon

Exillon announced that well EWS I - 20 successfully found oil on the eastern part of the EWS I field.

EWS I - 20 well which was spudded on April 13, 2011, was drilled in 24 days on an eastern part of the EWS I field on a turn-key contract.

The well flowed water-free oil naturally to the surface with a flow rate of 625 bbl/day on an 8 mm choke. The well encountered the Jurassic P reservoir at 1,809 meters, confirming 14.6 meters of effective net oil pay within the Jurassic.

The well was drilled directionally 0.9 km to the north-west from the existing well pad. On completion of testing the well will be connected up to existing production facilities.