Dragon Tests Turkmenistan Well

4 August 2009 (Last Updated August 4th, 2009 18:30)

Dragon Oil has completed tests on the Dzheitune (Lam) development well in Turkmenistan. Oil flowed at 1,320 barrels per day at the 13/135 well during initial tests. The well was drilled to a depth of 3,302m. Dragon Oil said that the flow rate, which is slightly

Dragon Oil has completed tests on the Dzheitune (Lam) development well in Turkmenistan.

Oil flowed at 1,320 barrels per day at the 13/135 well during initial tests.

The well was drilled to a depth of 3,302m.

Dragon Oil said that the flow rate, which is slightly lower than expectations, is expected to improve in line with other wells in the area as gas pressures become normal.