Noble Tom Prosser to Drill Roc-1 Well in WA-437-P Off WA in November

Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (Carnarvon) provided Monday the following update regarding the upcoming drilling of the Roc-1 well in WA-437-P offshore Western Australia.

Quadrant Energy is the operator of WA-437-P and contracted the jackup Noble Tom Prosser (400' ILC) to drill the Roc-1 well.

On Sept. 11 the Tom Prosser sailed from Singapore on route to Australia and is expected to arrive in Dampier between Sept. 19 and 21.

The jackup will drill a well for Vermillion Energy at the Wandoo oil field before commencing Roc-1 drilling operations.

At this time, the best estimate for the commencement of the Roc-1 well is early to mid November and the well is estimated to take around 50 to 60 days to complete.

Further information regarding the Noble Tom Prosser is available at the following web address:


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