Mountainview Energy Ltd. provides an operational update on its recent three-well drilling program.
BJNJ Well Pad (BJNJ 30-31-1H & BJNJ 19-18N-1H)
The Company has successfully drilled the BJNJ 30-30-1H well (the "BJNJ 30 well") and the BJNJ 19-18-1H (the "BJNJ 19 well") on its BJNJ well pad on the western side of the Company's 12 Gage core area in Divide County, N.D. The BJNJ 30 well was drilled to a total depth of 17,927 feet, including a horizontal lateral of 9,453 feet within the Three Forks (Torquay) formation.
The second well on the pad, the BJNJ 19 well was drilled to a depth of 18,800 feet including a 10,100 foot horizontal lateral within the Three Forks (Torquay) formation. Each of these wells were drilled (spud to rig release) in less than 18 days with Nabors USA Drilling Rig #165.