Uk- based exploration and production firm, Aminex, has answered the most frequently asked questions. The company released some answers on the status of its drilling programs in Tanzania. Some of the questions include.
What is the status of drilling CH-1?
The Company has finalised the Chikumbi-1 executive drilling and completions programmes, has identified and selected the service companies required to operate all aspects of drilling and, based on a competitive tender process, has selected Sakson Drilling and Oil Services DMCC to drill the Chikumbi-1 well.
What is the current status of Kiliwani?
The Company engaged Schlumberger SEACO Inc. (“Schlumberger”) to remediate and troubleshoot a faulty sub surface safety valve (“SSSV”) on its Kiliwani North-1 well. Schlumberger were mobilised to location and the SSSV was repaired. During the operation the well was fully opened and test gas flowed to the plant for a short period. The Company believes that there is a fluid column in the well and is analysing the operational and testing data.