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FX Energy begins drilling Karmin well in Poland

Oilfield Technology,

Independent oil and gas exploration and production company FX Energy, Inc. has announced that drilling is underway at the Karmin-1 well in the company's Fences license in western Poland. The well is a planned test of a Rotliegend sandstone target at an estimated depth of 2460 m. The prospect is located on trend with the Zaniemysl-3 and Roszkow wells, two of the company's highest producing discoveries.

Fences area in western Poland's Permian Basin

The Karmin-1 well is the first of three wells in the Fences area that are planned to begin drilling operations prior to the end of 2014. All of these wells are 51% owned and operated by Polish Petroleum and Gas Mining (PGNiG).

The Fences concession area encompasses 853 000 gross acres (3450 km2) in western Poland's Permian Basin.
In addition to the Fences wells, FX Energy also plans to begin drilling two wells in the company's 100% owned Edge license in western Poland. The Edge license covers approximately 730 000 acres.

Adapted from press release by Cecilia Rehn

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