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RNS Number : 2079U

Hurricane Energy PLC

31 March 2021

31 March 2021

Hurricane Energy plc

("Hurricane" or the "Company")

Update on Competent Person's Report Timing

Hurricane Energy plc, the UK based oil and gas company, announces that the Competent Person's Report ("CPR") on the Company's West of Shetland assets by ERC Equipoise Ltd is currently being finalised. The Company expects to issue a summary of the CPR during the week commencing 5 April 2021.

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Contacts:

 
 Hurricane Energy plc 
  Antony Maris, Chief Executive Officer 
  Philip Corbett, Head of Investor Relations    +44 (0)1483 862820 
 Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited 
  Nominated Adviser & Joint Corporate Broker 
  Callum Stewart / Ashton Clanfield             +44 (0)20 7710 7600 
 Investec Bank plc 
  Joint Corporate Broker 
  Chris Sim / Rahul Sharma                      +44 (0)20 7597 5970 
 
   Vigo Communications 
   Public Relations 
   Patrick d'Ancona / Ben Simons 
   hurricane@vigocomms.com                      +44 (0)20 7390 0230 
 

About Hurricane

Hurricane was established to discover, appraise and develop hydrocarbon resources associated with naturally fractured basement reservoirs. The Company's acreage is concentrated on the Rona Ridge, in the West of Shetland region of the UK Continental Shelf.

The Lancaster field (100% owned by Hurricane) is the UK's first producing basement field. Hurricane is pursuing a phased development of Lancaster, starting with an Early Production System consisting of two wells tied-back to the Aoka Mizu FPSO. Hydrocarbons were introduced to the FPSO system on 11 May 2019 and the first oil milestone was achieved on 4 June 2019.

In September 2018, Spirit Energy farmed-in to 50% of the Lincoln and Warwick assets, committing to a phased work programme targeting sanction of an initial stage of full field development.

Visit Hurricane's website at www.hurricaneenergy.com

This announcement does not contain inside information.

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