CALGARY, Oct. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Montana Exploration Corp. ("MTZ") (TSXV:MTZ) announces that they have drilled the first well of a
scheduled 2013 four-well drilling program with a primary objective of
targets in the Upper and Lower Shaunavon (Bowes/Sawtooth/Firemoon).
Based upon the presence of hydrocarbons in the core and logs, MTZ and
its Denver-based joint venture partner have elected to case the well
for evaluation and completion. Drilling has commenced on the second
well in the vertical well program designed to define the extent of the
Shaunavon resource and the productive capability of approximately
150,000 net acres in Montana that is prospective for the Shaunavon.
About Montana Exploration Corp.
MTZ is a Canadian junior oil and gas exploration and production company
focusing on the Shaunavon oil opportunities underlying its extensive
land holdings in the state of Montana. In the United States the company
operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, Montana Land &
Exploration, Inc. MTZ's common shares are listed on the TSX Venture
Exchange under the trading symbol "MTZ". MTZ recently announced a
business combination with Waldron Energy Corporation (TSX:WDN) pursuant
to a plan of arrangement. Additional information regarding MTZ is
available under MTZ's profile at www.sedar.com or at MTZ's website, www.montanaexplorationcorp.com.
Forward Looking Statements
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information" or "forward-looking" statements" (collectively
"forward-looking information") within the meaning of applicable
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"expect", "plan", "intend", "forecast", "target", "project",
"guidance", "may", "will", "should" "could", "estimate", "predict" or
similar words suggesting future outcomes or language suggesting an
Various assumptions were used in drawing the conclusions or making the
forecasts and projections contained in the forward-looking information
contained in this press release.
Forward-looking information is based on current expectations, estimates
and projections that involve a number of risks, which could cause
actual results to vary and in some instances to differ materially from
those anticipated by MTZ and described in the forward-looking
information contained in this press release. Undue reliance should not
be placed on forward-looking information..
The forward-looking statements and information contained in this press
release are also affected by the risk factors, forward-looking
statements and assumptions and uncertainties described in MTZ's reports
on file with applicable securities regulatory authorities and which may
be accessed on each party's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of factors that may
affect future results is not exhaustive. When relying on our
forward-looking statements to make decisions with respect to MTZ,
investors and others should carefully consider the foregoing factors
and other uncertainties and potential events. Furthermore, the
forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made as
of the date of this press release and MTZ do not undertake any
obligation to update publicly or to revise any of the included
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law. The
forward-looking statements contained in this press release are
expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.
NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER
(AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE)
ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.
SOURCE: Montana Exploration Corp.
For further information:
For further information on MTZ and the Arrangement, please contact:
Montana Exploration Corp.
Charles Selby, Chairman & CEO
Telephone: (403) 265 9091 (ext. 247)
Don Foulkes, President
Telephone: (403) 265 9091 (ext. 248)