Good gas flow recorded at Trefoil-1

OPERATOR Origin Energy reports that the first of two cased-hole drill stem tests at Trefoil-1 in Bass Basin permit T/18P has flowed gas at a final rate of 16.3 million cubic feet per day (mmscfd).

The test was conducted over the interval 3141–3150m. The gas flow was accompanied by about 145 barrels of condensate per day and 43 barrels of water per day.

Participants in T/18P include Origin Energy Resources Limited (operator) 41.4%, AWE Petroleum 22.6%, CalEnergy Gas (Australia) Limited 23.5% and Wandoo Petroleum 12.5%.