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Sound Oil PLC
22 April 2013

22 April 2013


Sound Oil plc

("Sound Oil" or "the Company")


Successful Rapagnano Commissioning


Sound Oil, the Italian focused upstream oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that on 19th April UNMIG (the Italian Ministry of Economic Development) completed a successful commissioning inspection of the onshore Rapagnano gas field, with the endorsement of  the local fire brigade.


Gas production is expected to start before the end of the month. 


James Parsons, Sound Oil's Chief Executive Officer, commented:


"We are pleased to report the successful commissioning and will shortly achieve the strategic milestones of first gas and first revenue.  Rapagnano is one of our smaller assets however it establishes the Company as a gas producer and builds a foundation for further growth."




For further information please contact:


Sound Oil

James Parsons, Chief Executive Officer




Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser

Azhic Basirov

David Jones


Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000

Peel Hunt - Broker

Richard Crichton

Charles Batten


Tel: 44 (0)20 7418 8900


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