TransAtlantic updates on oil well results in Turkey

Offshore staff

HAMILTON, Bermuda –
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE-MKT:TAT) (TSX:TNP) recently completed several wells in its Bahar field offshore Turkey. Well locations were selected using 3D data from the company's 872-sq km (337-sq mi) seismic program, the largest in Turkey's history.

The Bahar-4 (100% working interest) had an initial production rate of more than 500 b/d of oil from the upper Bedinan zone at a depth of 10,000 ft (3,048 m), and has produced an average rate of 450 b/d during its initial seven days of production.

The Bahar-3 (100% working interest) had an initial production rate of more than 400 b/d from its upper Bedinan zone and has produced an average of 350 b/d during its initial week of production.

Combined with production from the lower Bedinan zone at 10,550 ft (3,216 m), the average production for Bahar-3 is 470 b/d.

The Bahar-2ST (100% working interest), recently completed in the Hazro zone, is currently on a pump test.


Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...