Developing shale deposits proving a challenge, says Saudi Aramco
2012-04-12 - AMEinfo.com | Saudi Arabia | Latest News - Saudi Arabia: Saudi Aramco has said developing shale gas in Saudi Arabia will be a challenge, as most of it is in deep reservoirs with very low permeability, Bloomberg has reported. The country still has 'great potential' in shale gas and needs to develop the resources to meet rising domestic demand, said Adnan Kanaan, general supervisor for gas reservoir management at state-owned Saudi Aramco. The company will work with international service companies such as Baker Hughes Inc., Halliburton and Schlumberger to develop shale gas, Kanaan said.  

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