August 27, 2019 (MLN): The joint venture of Kohat E.L comprising Oil and Gas Development Company Limited as operator (50%), Mari Petroleum Company Limited (33.33%) and Saif Energy Limited (16.67%) has discovered gas and condensate from its exploratory efforts at Well Tough-01, which is located in district Kohat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.
Togh Well # 01 was drilled and tested using OGDCL's in house expertise in consultation with Kohat Joint Ventures MPCL and Saif Energy. The well was drilled down to the depth of 3200 meters. The well was tested at the rate of 12.7 Million Standard Cubic Feet per Day (MMSCFD) gas, 240 BPD condensate through choke size 32/64″ at Well head flowing pressure (WHFP) 2478 Pounds per Square Inch (Psi) from Lumshiwal formation.
As per the notice released by OGDC, the discovery of Togh Well # 01 is the result of aggressive exploration strategy adopted by Kohat the Joint Venture. It has opened a new avenue and would add to the hydrocarbon reserves base of the OGDC, Joint venture partners and of the country.