Chinguetti-4-5 Well has been Suspended

Woodside reports that the Chinguetti-4-5 combined appraisal and early development well has been successfully suspended as a potential oil production well. The production test string was recovered to surface, the well was suspended and the Jack Ryan drillship was released earlier this month.

Participants in the Area B PSC are Woodside Mauritania Pty Ltd as operator with a 35.0% stake; AGIP Mauritania BV with 35.0%; Hardman Resources Ltd with 21.6%; Fusion Mauritania B Limited with 6.0%; and Roc Oil (Mauritania) Company with 2.4%.