Singapore and Port Moresby, December 23, 2014: InterOil Corporation (NYSE: IOC; POMSoX: IOC) has started drilling the Antelope-5 appraisal well in Petroleum Retention License 15 in the Gulf Province of Papua New Guinea.Antelope-5 is about 1.8 kilometers from Antelope-3 and will appraise the western extent of the Elk- Antelope field.
InterOil will keep the market informed of material developments.
InterOil Corporation is an independent oil and gas business with a primary focus on Papua New Guinea.
InterOil’s assets include one of Asia’s largest undeveloped gas fields, Elk-Antelope, in the Gulf Province, and exploration licences covering about 16,000sqkm.
The company employs more than 2,000 staff and contractors.
Its main offices are in Singapore and Port Moresby. InterOil is listed on the New York and Port Moresby stock exchanges.