Full Name

2008 Unconventional Resources

Barnett and Appalachian Shale Water Management and Reuse Technologies

Subcontractor: Gas Technology Institute

Principal Investigator: Thomas Hayes
Project Number Project Status
08122-05 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Charlotte Schroeder
The University of Texas at Austin; The Bureau of Economic Geology; Texerra; Geopure; Barnett Shale Water Conservation and Management Committee; Appalachian Shale Water Conservation and Management Committee
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
August 11, 2009 March 31, 2012
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$3,140,000.00 $2,468,600.00 $640,000.00
Project Objectives

The overall objective of this proposal is to develop water management methods and technologies that reduce demands for freshwater, reduce environmental impact, and ensure supplies of water for well drilling and completion for natural gas development in the Barnett Shale.


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