Roxi Petroleum, the Central Asian oil and gas company with a focus on Kazakhstan, provide the following operational update with respect to its Galaz asset.
The company says that a 7.5 metre section of the well was perforated between 1288.5 metres and 1296 metres. Following a brief clean up the well was closed to allow a build up of oil.
The well was opened on 30 June 2012 using a 5mm choke with oscillating flows between 51 and 449 bopd. By 1 July the rate had stabilised to some 300 bopd.