26 October 2018
Sound Energy plc
("Sound Energy" or the "Company")
Eastern Morocco : TE-9 First Casing Point
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, is pleased to confirm that the first well in the current three exploration well programme, TE-9, has now been drilled to the first casing point at a measured depth ("MD") of 352 metres and that the 13 3/8" casing has been set and cemented in the top of a series of Middle Jurassic Dolomite and Limestones. The Company will now proceed to drill towards the second casing point at an MD of approximately 2300 metres.
The Company looks forward to updating investors on achievement of each of the second casing point (9 5/8" casing), the setting of a 7" liner (if required) and achievement of total depth.
The Company also confirms the fourth quarter investor presentation is now available on its website.
Further announcements will be made, as appropriate, in due course.
For further information please contact:
Vigo Communications - PR Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7390 0230
James Parsons, Chief Executive Officer
JJ Traynor, Chief Financial Officer
Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000
RBC Capital Markets - Joint Broker
Tel: 44 (0)20 7653 4000
Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Broker
Tel: 44 (0)20 3031 2000