Yearly Archives: 2013

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Exploration well Batara Sambu-1 update

December 23rd, 2013|Indonesia|

The exploration well, Batara Sambu-1, has been plugged and abandoned as a dry hole. This was the final commitment well in the Biliton PSC, offshore Indonesia, and was drilled by the Jack-up drilling rig 'Randolph Yost'. Mitra Energy Biliton Pte. Ltd. (Mitra) holds a 47.5% operating working interest in the PSC,  the remaining interests are held [...]

Exploration well Batara Sambu-1 spudded

December 10th, 2013|Indonesia|

Exploration well, Batara Sambu-1, was spudded in the Biliton PSC, offshore Indonesia today. The well is drilled by the Jack-up drilling rig 'Randolph Yost'. Mitra Energy Biliton Pte. Ltd. (Mitra) holds a 47.5% operating working interest in the PSC while the remaining interests in the PSC are held by Geopetrol Biliton Corp. (47.5%) and PT Mitra [...]

Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

September 2nd, 2013|Corporate News|

We announce that Andy Scott has resigned as CFO effective 2nd September and will be replaced by Will Mathers. Prior to joining the Mitra team Will was the Chief Financial Officer of Nautical Petroleum plc, an AIM listed oil and gas entity which was acquired by Cairn Energy plc in 2012. Will started his professional career [...]

Exploration well 46/07-HC-1X spudded

July 10th, 2013|Vietnam|

Exploration well 46/07-HC-1X (Hon Chuoi) was spudded today in Block 46/07, offshore Vietnam, by the partnership of the Block 46/07 PSC. It is the last well in a planned three well drilling programme operated by Mitra in Block 46/07 and Block 45. The drilling operations are being carried out by the Ensco 107 jack-up drilling rig. [...]

Update on well 45-VT-1X

June 19th, 2013|Vietnam|

Well 45-VT-1X (Vinh Thuan) is currently being plugged and abandoned as a sub-commercial oil and gas discovery in Block 45, offshore Vietnam. The well was drilled as a deviated well to a total depth of 2,337m MD (2,245m TVDSS) by the Ensco 107 jack-up drilling rig. The presence of oil and gas was validated by MDT [...]

3D seismic acquisition complete: Block L45/50, onshore Thailand

May 28th, 2013|Thailand|

Mitra Energy Limited is pleased to announce that the 3D seismic acquisition in the northwest corner of Block L45/50, onshore Thailand, which commenced on 23rd April 2013 was completed today. The survey, covering an area of approximately 50 km², was acquired by CGG and operated by Pan Orient Energy (Siam) Ltd (POESL) as the first part [...]

Exploration well 45-VT-1X spudded

May 28th, 2013|Vietnam|

Exploration well 45-VT-1X was spudded today in Block 45, offshore Vietnam, by the partnership of the Block 45 PSC. The drilling operations are being carried out by the jack-up drilling rig Ensco 107. Mitra holds a 35% operating working interest in the PSC while the remaining interests in the PSC are held by Talisman (35%*) and [...]

Mitra well update

May 21st, 2013|Vietnam|

Mitra today plugged and abandoned well 46/07-ND-1X as an oil and gas discovery in Block 46/07, offshore Vietnam. The well was drilled as a deviated well to a total depth of 2,296.6m MD (2,066m TVDSS) by the Ensco 107 jack-up drilling rig and encountered over 40 metres TVD thickness of net pay, validated by an extensive [...]