AuDax Resources, the Australian listed explorer, announced that it was appointed to start drilling a well in the Lambouka prospect, off Tunisia, after conducting 3D seismic survey.

AuDax said that The decision comes on the back of the Sicily Channel 3D seismic fast track cube, the shoot, which was completed in April the first, with data processing wrapped up on 2 May, confirmed a drilling location within the target area mapped out by a previous 2D data set.

The tests also showed a large prospect north of the Dougga field.

The company is planning to start drilling around 14 June, and also waiting on the results of fully processed Geostreamer 3D data over an area of about 640 square kilometers to identify further drillable prospects.