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WesternZagros Issues 3Q Results

By John Lee. WesternZagros Resources has issued its results for the period ended September 30, 2012: At the Kurdamir-2 well, the operator, Talisman (Block K44) B.V. (“Talisman”), and WesternZagros successfully completed the first of three planned cased-hole tests in the Oligocene Formation of the Kurdamir-2 well. The test targeted 20 metres of fractured reservoir below […]

WesternZagros' Kurdamir-2 "Exceeds Expectations"

By John Lee. WesternZagros Resources has successfully completed the first of three planned cased-hole tests in the Oligocene Formation of the Kurdamir-2 well in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Flow rates of up to 3,450 barrels per day ("bbl/d") of light oil were achieved from the 20 metre perforated interval, the deepest of the planned […]

WesternZagros Suspends Shares Pending Kurdamir Results

By John Lee. WesternZagros Resources has temporarily halted its shares from trading while it prepares a news release with results from the recent casedhole testing of the Eocene Reservoir, the secondary target of the multi-stacked reservoirs drilled by the Kurdamir-2 well in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The release will provide the full context around […]

WesternZagros Confirms Oil at Kurdamir-2

By John Lee. WesternZagros has announced that during the post-perforation clean up period of the Eocene testing program, an initial low rate flow of 42 to 45 degrees API oil to surface has been achieved at the Kurdamir-2 exploration well. The Company advises that flow rates and the potential for commerciality cannot be confirmed until […]

WesternZagros Discovers "Giant Oil Field" at Kurdamir-2

WesternZagros Resources has announced that the mean estimate of gross unrisked contingent resources ("Mean Contingent Resources") has increased to 147 million barrels of recoverable oil (corresponding to 464 million barrels of mean estimated gross discovered oil initially in place) and the mean estimate of gross unrisked prospective resources ("Mean Prospective Resources") has increased to 1.2 […]

Western Zagros Updates Kurdamir 1

WesternZagros Resources Ltd. is continuing concerted efforts to bring the Kurdamir-1 well safely under control. The operational status of the well is unchanged; it remains shut-in, and there has been no release of hydrocarbons or hydrogen sulphide (H2S) at the surface. There have been no injuries. Specialists from Boots & Coots International Well Control Inc. […]