Flows for Oil Search at Mananda-5

OIL Search has recorded encouraging flow rates during the latest testing of the Mananda-5 well in Papua New Guinea and will continue testing for one to two weeks to assist with development planning.
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The Toro A zone flowed at 800-1100 barrels of oil per day while the Toro C zone flowed at 800-1200bpd.

Following the successful test of the Toro B zone last week, longer flow tests and pressure build-ups were undertaken.

Testing on the lowest of the four zones, Imburu A, has also taken place with initial clean-up testing flowing oil at rates of 500-700bpd.

Oil Search holds a 71.25% stake, Nippon Oil Exploration holds 20% and Merlin Petroleum holds 8.75% in Mananda-5.

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