TAG Oil News

2018 News

TAG Oil Updates Pukatea-1 Exploration Well

TAG Oil Ltd. (the “Company” or “TAG Oil”) (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to provide the following update with respect to TAG Oil’s operated Pukatea-1 exploration well located in the Puka permit (PEP 51135, 70% TAG Oil) in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. Pukatea-1 has reached a final total depth of ~3,100m measured depth after penetrating a (faulted) thickened overlying interval of basement rock without intersecting the Tikorangi Limestone formation. TAG Oil is encouraged by the intermittent hydrocarbon shows that were recorded within the section between ~2,520m…

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TAG Oil Reports Q3 2018 Results

Vancouver, B.C. – February 14, 2018 – TAG Oil Ltd. (the “Company” or “TAG Oil”) (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) reports its third quarter results for the interim period ending December 31, 2017, highlighted by a 6% increase in revenues and a 40% increase in operating netbacks from the previous quarter. Toby Pierce, TAG Oil’s CEO, commented “I am very pleased with both the increase in operating netbacks and the revenues quarter-over-quarter despite the modest declines in production. With temporary production issues experienced in Q3, which are being addressed, we…

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TAG Oil Updates Pukatea-1 Exploration Well

Vancouver, B.C. – February 12, 2018 – TAG Oil Ltd. (the “Company” or “TAG Oil”) (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to provide a positive update on its Pukatea-1 exploration well, which was spudded on January 24, 2018. The Pukatea-1 well is located in TAG Oil’s operated Puka permit (PEP 51135, 70% TAG Oil) in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. Intermediate casing has been set and TAG Oil anticipates that it will take approximately seven to ten more days to reach the top of the primary deep Tikorangi…

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TAG Oil Announces Resignation of Founder and Chairman, Alex P. Guidi

Vancouver, B.C. – January 30, 2018 – TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) announces that its Founder, Chairman and Director, Alex P. Guidi, has resigned to pursue other opportunities, effective immediately. Alex P. Guidi commented, “I have sincerely enjoyed working with TAG Oil, but after an exciting thirty plus years in the international oil and gas industry, I am going to focus my attention on interests outside of this industry.” Mr. Guidi further stated, “At this time, I wish to thank everyone at TAG Oil and I am…

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TAG Oil to Drill High Impact Exploration Well and Provides Operational Update

TAG Oil and its joint venture partner (Melbana Energy - 30% WI) have begun operations on the Pukatea-1 high-impact exploration well. The Nova-1 drill rig is expected to be mobilized to the drilling pad by mid-January...

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