Dragon Oil, an oil and gas exploration and production company, has reported the completion and initial testing of the Dzheitune (Lam) 28/151 development well in Turkmenistan.

The well was drilled to a depth of 3,512m by the NIS rig and was completed with dual strings.

The testing of the short and long strings resulted in production rates of 1,745 barrels of oil per day (bopd) and 911bopd, respectively.

According to the company, the Iran Khazar drilling rig is currently completing the Dzheitune (Lam) B/150 well with initial testing expected to take place within the next week.

Dragon Oil has completed a 14-inch in-field pipeline from the Dzheitune (Lam) B platform to the Dzheitune (Lam) 28 platform.