He pointed out that Saudi Arabia works on digging up to five experimental wells of shale gas in the Ghawar
Field and in other fields near borders with Jordan.
Two EOR projects have been planned in Ghawar
and Wafra fields, using carbon dioxide injection and steam flooding methods, respectively.
Domestic consumption of petroleum products, due to surging demand for electricity, gasoline and air-conditioning will limit Saudi export growth, as will the ageing of Ghawar
, the biggest oilfield in the world that is now more than 50 years old.
One of the largest regions in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province, Al Ahsa is known for agricultural business and is located near the world's largest oil field at Ghawar
It has carried out appraisal drilling and piloting of three prospective areas for unconventional gas in the northwest, in south Ghawar
and for condensate-rich shale gas in the Rub' al-Khali.
According to Elecsys, the equipment will be installed as part of a larger project and will enable remote monitoring of cathodic protection system performance at approximately 600 seawater injection wells in the Ghawar
Aramco said in its recently-issued 2012 Annual Review its exploration and appraisal efforts for unconventional gas continue and cited three areas; the Northwest of the kingdom, the Southern part of Ghawar
, the world's largest onshore oilfield and in the Rub al-Khali, known as the Empty Quarter.
Karak, May 5 (Petra) -- Nine people were killed, including 7 female students, and six others were inured in a head-on collision between their bus and a tanker in the southern Jordan valley region of Ghawar
Riyadh, Jumada I 5, 1433, Mar 28, 2012, SPA - In a joint partnership with MEDRA Arabia, the North Ghawar
Producing Department (NGPD) successfully tested a novel and patented pipeline mothballing and scraping process that uses nitrogen.
In 1948 the world's largest conventional oil field, Al Ghawar
, was discovered in the eastern portion of the Rub Al Khali."
The militia leader was identified by the paper as "Ghawar
," who commands a group of 20-50 men.
The Kingdom's oldest field, Ghawar
, has pumped more than 65 billion barrels since 1951.