VANCOUVER, BC, May 31, 2022 /CNW/ – NG Energy International Corp. (“NGE” or the “Company“) (TSXV: GASX) (OTCQX: GASXF) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced at Magico-1. The well will be drilled to a measured depth (MD) of 8,000 feet in three phases using a 1,500 horsepower hydraulic rig (Independence Rig 61), contracted from Independence Energy.
At least three intervals of interest have been identified and will be tested, with the Ciénaga de Oro sandstone reservoir being the primary objective. The Company estimates it will reach the first zone within three days and will place a 13 3/8″ casing at a depth of 1,000 feet. Drilling will then continue over the next 15 days, passing through the prospective Porquero formation, to the main objectives located at the top and along the Ciénaga de Oro formation starting at a depth of 4,300 feet.
Serafino Iacono, Chief Executive Officer of NGE, commented “After much anticipation we are very pleased to have spudded the first exploration well at SINU-9, the Company’s largest area to be developed in one of Colombia’s most prospective gas producing regions.”
About NG Energy International Corp.
NG Energy International Corp. is a publicly traded E&P company on a mission to provide a clean and sustainable solution to Colombia’s energy needs. The Company intends on executing this mission by producing and bringing gas to the premium priced Colombian gas market from its concessions, SN-9, a 311,353 acres block which is adjacent to Canacol’s Nelson field, as well Maria Conchita, a 32,518-acre block located in the region of La Guajira. NGE’s team has extensive technical expertise and a proven track record of building companies and creating value in South America. For more information, please visit SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and the Company’s website (www.ngenergyintl.com).Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information
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