A Welcome Home - Saudi Aramco Hosts Annuitants’ Fourth Global Reunion Dinner

A Welcome Home - Saudi Aramco Hosts Annuitants’ Fourth Global Reunion Dinner

BY The Arabian Sun / /

“Welcome back to your desert home” was the warm greeting from Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser to the approximately 500 Aramcons who traveled from all corners of the globe for last week’s formal dinner held in conjunction with the fourth reunion of retired employees and their dependents.

Saudi Aramco CEO Addresses International Petroleum Technology Conference in Beijing, says Technology and Partnerships are Critical for an Efficient Energy Transition

Saudi Aramco CEO Addresses International Petroleum Technology Conference in Beijing, says Technology and Partnerships are Critical for an Efficient Energy Transition

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Addressing the International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC) in Beijing on March 26-28, Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin H. Nasser said that despite the energy industry facing a “crisis of perception”, it is undergoing major transformation thanks to technological breakthroughs which help energy companies meet growing energy demand more efficiently.

Saudi Aramco and McDermott Sign Lease Agreement to Establish Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Installation Facility in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco and McDermott Sign Lease Agreement to Establish Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Installation Facility in Saudi Arabia

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco today signed a land lease agreement with McDermott Arabia Company, Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR), to grant McDermott a lease to establish a fabrication facility located within the King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia. This is pursuant to a Memorandum of Understanding signed between Saudi Aramco and McDermott.

Saudi Aramco Brings ‘Roads of Arabia’ Exhibition to Athens

Saudi Aramco Brings ‘Roads of Arabia’ Exhibition to Athens

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco is proud to be a strategic partner of the ‘Roads of Arabia’, an exhibition covering the historical and cultural development of the Arabian Peninsula – opened in Athens, Greece. ‘Roads of Arabia: Archeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia’, is a joint initiative of Saudi Aramco’s King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (iThra) and the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH).

Photo Trip to Dammam and Al-Khobar

Photo Trip to Dammam and Al-Khobar

BY Aramco ExPats / /

With so many things to do at the just-completed reunion in Dhahran, it would have helped if I had been able to clone myself in order to take everything in. Trying to decide which options to choose was perhaps the most difficult task...

International Fair hosted by Dhahran Hills School Attracts more than 3,000 Visitors

International Fair hosted by Dhahran Hills School Attracts more than 3,000 Visitors

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Dhahran Hills School launched its first International Day fair to celebrate the diversity of the student body, drawing more than 3,000 visitors. Each of “51 nations” that participated in the fair showcased its characteristic, uniqueness, and culture through food, costumes, posters, artifacts, languages, games, dance, art, and decorations on Feb. 27.

Saudi Aramco Further Enhances Investment Opportunities for the Kingdom’s Economic Development in Al-Hasa Investment Forum 2019

Saudi Aramco Further Enhances Investment Opportunities for the Kingdom’s Economic Development in Al-Hasa Investment Forum 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s participation paves the way for domestic and international investors to enhance national economy diversification programs. Saudi Aramco President and CEO, Amin H. Nasser highlights Saudi Aramco’s sustainable programs for the enhancement of the Kingdom’s economic development and diversification, and noted its pivotal role in enhancing domestic energy industries and their supporting services.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 20, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 20, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In an orange house along one of the sloped lanes of Bo-Kaap, Cape Town’s Muslim neighborhood, 92-year-old Abdiyah Da Costa deftly climbs the stairs to the second floor to what essentially has become a personal museum.

Saudi Aramco Shows Innovation and Technology Leadership at Houston Energy Summit

Saudi Aramco Shows Innovation and Technology Leadership at Houston Energy Summit

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s leading role in energy innovation was on full display at CERAWeek 2019 in Houston as the company’s technology strategists and researchers discussed their latest solutions and spoke about the path forward for new technologies to drive sustainability in the industry.

Clark Randall's Big Break

Clark Randall's Big Break

BY Tim Barger / /

I’ll call him Clark Randall. At 18, he volunteered for the Army. In early 1945, he went through basic training and was sent to Ft. Ord in Monterey to be trained as a diesel mechanic. He barely finished his training before the war ended and he was mustered out.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2019

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2019

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.

Nearly 600 Attending 2019 KSA Expat Reunion

Nearly 600 Attending 2019 KSA Expat Reunion

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Over the next week, you may see many excited new faces on the streets throughout the Saudi Aramco residential communities. However, these folks are not newcomers; most have actually had a long connection to the company and the Kingdom.

Petro Environment 2019: Balancing Energy Sustainability with Environmental Protection

Petro Environment 2019: Balancing Energy Sustainability with Environmental Protection

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Held for the third time in Saudi Arabia, the 25-year-old “Symposium and Exhibition on Environmental Progress in the Petroleum & Petrochemical Industry” hosted by the Environmental Technology & Management Association, gathers the oil and gas, and petrochemicals sectors for an interactive symposium and commercial exhibition.

The Burgundy Bonneville

The Burgundy Bonneville

BY Tim Barger / /

After I graduated from college, I worked in film and TV for six years before I returned to Arabia in January of 1974 to start up the television department at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh. I was one of the first 20 American employees, and the hospital was still being built when I arrived.