Discovery of Oil and Gas at Soghri # 01 well
Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), operator of Soghri Exploration Licence (EL) has discovered hydrocarbon bearing horizon from its exploratory well soghri # 01, located in District Attock- Punjab. Soghri (EL) is 100% owned by OGDCL.
The structure of well was delineated, drilled and tested utilizing the indigenous expertise.
Soghri # 01 well was drilled down to the depth of 4,900 meters targeting to test the potentials of Sakassar, Chorgali, Nammal & Pattala formations.
Singnificant reserves of hydrocarbons have been found at well soghri # 1. Sakassar, Chorgali, Nammal & Pattala have been tested jointly delivering 17 MMcfd of gas and 220 barrels per day of condensate through 32/64″ choke at well head flowing pressure of 3,275 Psi.
This discovery will add to the hydrocarbon reserves’ base of the Company, bringing significant saving to the country.