The Al Wasit Gas Program includes the roll-out of Arabiyah and Hasbah gas fields located offshore Saudi Arabia from the Arabian Gulf. The project is it being developed by Saudi Aramco and is also scheduled for being commissioned in 2014. Your time and money for your project is $4.7bn.The project will probably be competent at producing 1.75 billion standard cubic feet daily (scfd) of sales gas during normal operation and up to three.05 billion scfd through the peak summer season. The gas will be useful for local consumption as well as match the country’s interest on electrical energy generation and industrial feedstock.
The Al Wasit Gas Program is estimated to boost Saudi Arabia’s gas production capacity by 21%. Production in the Wasit fields as well as the Karan gas field will together increase Saudi Aramco’s gas output by approximately 40%.