Eland Oil & Gas Give update on Opuama-3 workover in OML 40

IM-listed Eland Oil & Gas, an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, has announced an operational update on the Opuama-3 well re-entry.

  1. Canal access clearing operations have been completed, providing the required access to the Opuama-3 wellhead.
  1. Mobilisation of contractor equipment, crude storage barges and the associated marine spread from Warri and Port Harcourt to the Opuama-3 wellhead has been completed. All equipment required for re-entry operations is on site
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  1. Operations have begun and the planned Production Logging Tool (PLT) runs have been completed, successfully removing uncertainty with respect to oil and water producing intervals.
  1. The team will now carry out a water shut-off, before perforating the D2000 reservoir and an additional interval in the D1000 reservoir.
  1. The two new perofrated intervals are expected, in aggregate, to produce a further 2,000 to 4,000 bopd (gross).

They anticipate completing flow-testing of Opuama-3, including the two perforated intervals, within the coming weeks.
Further releases to the market will be made as and when appropriate.
Source: Eland Oil & Gas
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