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Sound Oil PLC
09 March 2012

9 March 2012


Sound Oil plc

("Sound Oil" or "the Company")


Operations Update - Casa Tiberi-1, Italy


Sound Oil, the upstream oil and gas company with assets in Italy and Indonesia, announces that the current testing of the Casa Tiberi-1 well has been successfully concluded.  The well flowed as planned at a stabilised rate of 8,000 scmd (0.28 MMscfd) on a 8/64ths inch choke with a flowing tubing head pressure of 54 bar.  The results will now be analysed and reviewed with the authorities.





For further information please contact:


Sound Oil

Gerry Orbell, Chairman & Chief Executive

Mike Cope, Chief Operating Officer


Tel: 44 (0)1372 365745


Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser

Azhic Basirov

David Jones


Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000

Investec - Broker

David Flin


Tel: 44 (0)20 7597 4000

Buchanan - Financial PR

Tim Thompson

Ben Romney

Helen Chan


Tel: 44 (0)20 7466 5000



The information contained in this announcement has been reviewed by Sound Oil's Chief Operating Officer, Dr M. J. Cope BSc PhD CGeol FGS, a qualified petroleum geologist. "scmd" means standard cubic metres per day; "MMscfd" means millions of standard cubic feet per day.


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