Broom field development well 2/5-25, UK

Lundin Petroleum AB is pleased to announce that operations on development well 2/5-25 on the Broom Field in Block 2/5, production licence P242, on the United Kingdom Continental Shelf (UKCS), have commenced.

Well 2/5-25 will be drilled as a sidetrack of one of the three existing production wells on the West Heather structure and tied-back to the existing Heather Platform, operated by Lundin Petroleum. Production is expected to come on stream in the first quarter 2008. The well will receive pressure support from the existing injection wells.