GMX Resources Completes, Tests Latest Haynesville/Bossier Well
GMX Resources announced the completion of the Verhalen "A" 2H Haynesville / Bossier horizontal well having a 4,198 foot lateral and 14 fracture treatment stages and an initial 24 hour production ("IP") rate of 8.5 million cubic feet per day ("MMcfd") of gas, on a 14/64 choke and 4164 pounds of flowing casing pressure ("FCP") into the sales line. The first five Haynesville / Bossier wells have an average IP of greater than 8.3 MMcfd.
In addition to the first five wells, the Company has drilled Blocker Ware 19H with a 4,446 foot lateral and has completed 9 of 12 fracture treatments, thus far. The Company has also successfully drilled and set casing on the Blocker Heirs 12H with a 4,934 foot lateral and TJT Simpson 1H with a 4,606 foot lateral. Scheduled completion for each of these two H/B Hz wells will follow the Blocker Ware 19H with 12 fracture treatment stages planned for each well. These wells are all expected to begin producing in Q2 2009.