SDX Energy Incorporation has announced that completion of the KSR-16 well on the Sebou permit in Morocco, which has been tested at a conventional natural gas restricted average flow rate into the sales line of 8.43 million standard cubic feet per day (mscf/d). The well has been placed on production, Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

In addition, SDX is on the way of finalizing preparations to ONZ-7 well. Initial drilling is expected to start mid-January. The company will announce initial drilling of ONZ-7 under separate cover when it is suitable, Oil Field Technology informed.

“This positive result on KSR-16 again exceeds our expectations for flow rates. It is the highest flow rate of the three successful wells drilled to date and we now have three wells that exceed our existing daily commitments of mscf/d on a stand-alone basis. We are actively working towards connecting new customers to our existing infrastructure and are now very confident that we can deliver on our forecast gas sales rates of 10-11 mscf/d in 2018,” SDX’ President and CEO, Paul Welch, stated.