King Salman Inaugurates New Mining and Industrial Hub Wa'ad Al Shamal

King Salman Inaugurates New Mining and Industrial Hub Wa'ad Al Shamal

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The inauguration of the Wa’ad Al Shammal mining and industrial project in northern Saudi Arabia today by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud marked a major milestone in Saudi Aramco’s long term strategy to increase gas supply in support of the Kingdom’s economic diversification program to generate growth in new sectors.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Fall 2018

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Fall 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah is a twice-yearly magazine distributed to retired employees and adult children of the Saudi Aramco Enterprise.

Saudi Aramco Honors Top Local Vendors at 2018 Quality Forum

Saudi Aramco Honors Top Local Vendors at 2018 Quality Forum

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco today honored four local Saudi vendors for delivering quality goods during a ceremony held in conjunction with the 2018 Saudi Aramco Quality Forum, organized under the theme “Toward Quality Excellence.”

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 14, 2018

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 14, 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

I was taken to visit a grazing herd amid the sandy reaches between Riyadh and Hail, Saudi Arabia. I kept a bit of distance, and an inquisitive camel (a female, I was told) approached at an ambling, padding lope.

The Seven Wonders of Arabia, Part I: Madâin Sâlih

The Seven Wonders of Arabia, Part I: Madâin Sâlih

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Not long ago, when we mentioned to an annuitant who’d lived in the Kingdom for close to 30 years that AramcoExPats was planning a series of articles on “The Seven Wonders of Arabia,” she asked the inevitable question most Americans seem pre-programmed to ask in such situations...

Mel Knotts Steps Down After 30 Years with Company

Mel Knotts Steps Down After 30 Years with Company

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Melton (Mel) E. Knotts, associate general counsel and assistant secretary to the Saudi Aramco Board of Directors, recently bid farewell to the company after 30 years of service.

Reunion Volunteers Sought

Reunion Volunteers Sought

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Saudi Aramco KSA Expatriate Reunion will welcome 600 company retirees, brats, and their families back to the Kingdom in early 2019.

Saudi Aramco Hosts National Oilwell Varco (NOV) Board Members in Dhahran

Saudi Aramco Hosts National Oilwell Varco (NOV) Board Members in Dhahran

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco today hosted a visit by the Board of Directors of US-based National Oilwell Varco (NOV), a leading provider of technology, equipment, and services to the global oil and gas industry that supports customers’ full-field drilling, completion, and production needs.

Working to Envision a Nonmetallic Future

Working to Envision a Nonmetallic Future

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Theme of first non-metallic symposium “Endless Possibilities by Chemical Integration”, serving as a platform for industry majors to exchange ideas on future nonmetallic business opportunities and showcase their development work.

Close Call at Jabal Shamaal - Part 2

Close Call at Jabal Shamaal - Part 2

BY Tim Barger / /

In Part One we made camp at the top of Jebel Shamaal and then descended to the mountain’s base to plink bottles and rusty cans in the desert. On the way back up the hill to camp, a classic pellet gun war erupted with the usual disastrous results that your mother always warned you about.

Rick Snedeker Shares His Memories of Arabia

Rick Snedeker Shares His Memories of Arabia

BY Aramco ExPats / /

With his recently-published set of colorful recollections, “3,001 Arabian Days: Growing up in an American oil camp in Saudi Arabia (1953-1962), A Memoir,” Aramco Brat and annuitant Rick Snedeker (Badge Number 199932) joins a distinguished list of Aramcons who have captured...

Upstream Professionals Selected as SPE Lecturers

Upstream Professionals Selected as SPE Lecturers

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Society for Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has selected three Saudi Aramco Upstream professionals as SPE International distinguished lecturers for the 2019-2020 lecture season.

Aramco World - November 2018

Aramco World - November 2018

BY AramcoWorld / /

Aramco World, Saudi Aramco's flagship publication, is widely recognized as a leading source of nonpolitical coverage of the history, geography, arts and cultures of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and the wider Islamic world, with an emphasis on the interweavings of the plural cultures of East and West, past and present.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - November 2018

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - November 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.