Technology application optimizes gas well completions in Saudi Arabia

GHAWAR FIELD GAS WELL COMPLETIONS-Conclusion Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (Saudi Aramco) has completed the first phase of an accelerated project to develop Saudi Arabia's deep gas potential. The company has drilled and completed a large number of new gas producers, with many additional wells planned.Acid fracturing and hydraulic propped fracturing stimulations have generated significant productivity increase from the Khuff carbonate and Jauf sandstone reservoirs. The company has finalized plans to stimulate most of the existing and future wells in the development.This article concludes a three-part series on Ghawar field gas well completions. The first article, appearing in the Middle East U...

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