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Crown Point spuds first of ten Tierra del Fuego wells

12th May 2014

Crown Point Energy and its partners have started drilling at the Tierra del Fuego play and plan to commence completion operation on itsVaca Muerte well in late May

Crown Point spuds first of ten Tierra del Fuego wells
he well is targeting natural gas in the Springhill Formation and has a planned total depth of 2,200 metres

Crown Point Energy has announced that it and its partners have commenced the drilling of the first well of the planned ten well drilling program on the 25.78 per cent interest Las Violetas Concession in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. The well is targeting natural gas in the Springhill Formation and has a planned total depth of 2,200 metres. The balance of the planned ten well programme will be drilled sequentially.

Crown Point has also secured the services of a completion rig for the 100 per cent interest La Hoyada x-1 exploration well located on its Cerro de Los Leones concession in the Province of Mendoza. Completions operations are expected to commence in the latter part of May. The completion programme is targeting heavily fractured igneous intrusives in the Vaca Muerta oil shale formation.

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