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Sound Energy PLC
13 August 2018

13 August 2018


Sound Energy plc

("Sound Energy" or the "Company")


TE-9: Rig Mobilisation


Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, is pleased to announce the mobilisation of the National 110 IE (1500HP) land drilling rig owned by Saipem SpA to the TE-9 well pad, which is currently under construction on the Tendrara licence, onshore Morocco.  The rig, which was used for all the Company's previous wells in Morocco, is expected to be utilised for TE-9, TE-10 and TE-11.


Investors are invited to observe live operations through the Company's webcam, available on the Company's website.


Further announcements will be made, as appropriate, in due course.




For further information please contact:


Vigo Communications - PR Adviser

Patrick d'Ancona

Chris McMahon 

Kate Rogucheva


Tel: 44 (0)20 7390 0230

Sound Energy

James Parsons, Chief Executive Officer 




Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser

Azhic Basirov

David Jones

Ben Jeynes 


Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000

RBC Capital Markets - Joint Broker

Matthew Coakes

Martin Copeland

Laura White

  Tel: 44 (0)20 7653 4000

Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Broker

Alex Reynolds

Nick Stamp

  Tel: 44 (0)20 3031 2000



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