AWE's Lengo-1 Starts Drilling

Australian Worldwide Exploration reported that the Lengo-1 well commenced drilling operations on March 8, 2008 and reached the first casing point at 316 metres over the weekend. Planned operations after installing and cementing casing are to drill ahead to the next casing point.

Lengo-1 is being drilled in the Bulu Production Sharing Contract in the offshore Java Sea, approximately 150 km kilometres north west of Surabaya, East Java, in 60 metres water depth. The well has a planned total depth of approximately 995 metres.