Workers Recognized for Contributions to Dhahran Community

Workers Recognized for Contributions to Dhahran Community

BY The Arabian Sun / /

More than 1,200 contractor workers were recognized last week for their tireless contributions at an event organized by Zadk, a nonprofit institute, with student volunteers from the Saudi Aramco Expatriate Schools.

Green Matters on Earth Day, Protecting our Species by Planting so many Trees

Green Matters on Earth Day, Protecting our Species by Planting so many Trees

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Launched in 1970 and observed in more than 193 countries, Earth Day (April 22) hosts events that promote a collective responsibility to promote harmony with nature and the Earth and achieve balance among the economic, social, and environmental needs of present and future generations of humanity.

Saudi Aramco Leads Largest Oil Spill Drill Off the Coast of Jazan

Saudi Aramco Leads Largest Oil Spill Drill Off the Coast of Jazan

BY The Arabian Sun / /

In line with Saudi Aramco’s efforts to enhance the safety and protection of the environment of the Red Sea, and to ensure that preparedness to respond to incidents is vigorously maintained, the company recently carried out a major oil spill drill along oil tanker shipping routes in the southern part of the Red Sea.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 17, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 17, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In the Red Sea near Marsa Alam, in southeast Egypt, this dugong—named Dennis by local divers—featured in a documentary about the pressures dugongs face from growth in tourism.

Saudi Aramco to Acquire Stake in South Korean Hyundai Oilbank

Saudi Aramco to Acquire Stake in South Korean Hyundai Oilbank

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) and Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings today announced that they have reached an agreement for Saudi Aramco’s subsidiary,  Aramco Overseas Company B.V (AOC), to purchase a 17% stake in South Korea's Hyundai Oilbank, a subsidiary of Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings.

Ithra Contributes to Success of Sharqiah Season 2019

Ithra Contributes to Success of Sharqiah Season 2019

BY The Arabian Sun / /

”An amazing, amazing, amazing show, literally amazing,” said Rayan AlDawas, one of the visitors at the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), describing the Spheres Performance at the Lush Garden. “This is al-Khobar. There have been a lot of changes; there are beautiful things happening. Honestly, it is honorable.”

Saudi Aramco Announces Pricing of $12 Billion Bond Issuance

Saudi Aramco Announces Pricing of $12 Billion Bond Issuance

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Arabian Oil Company (“Saudi Aramco”) today announced that it has priced an offering of $12 billion in its inaugural international bond issuance. The issuance is comprised of five tranches of senior unsecured notes under Saudi Aramco’s Global Medium Term Note Program.

Using Nonmetallic Materials to Land Airplanes on ‘Udhailiyah’s Short Runway

Using Nonmetallic Materials to Land Airplanes on ‘Udhailiyah’s Short Runway

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Saudi Aramco has deployed for the first time an important technology at airports where there isn’t a sufficient length of runway, due to obstacles, such as insufficient land availability, bodies of water, and other impediments as detailed in the Federal Aviation Administration Technical Standards.

Lumpas Call it A Day After 38 Years in the Kingdom

Lumpas Call it A Day After 38 Years in the Kingdom

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Robert “Bob” Lumpa, assistant to Saudi Aramco executive director of Chemicals Olivier G. Thorel, is set to leave the company after 38 years of service. The Iowa native started his Saudi Aramco career in ‘Udhailiyah in 1980 as a plant engineer at gas-oil separation plants (GOSPs), seawater injection plants, and nonassociated Khuff gas well facilities.

Celebrating 75 Years of Education, Diversity

Celebrating 75 Years of Education, Diversity

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Saudi Aramco Expatriate Schools (SAES) kicked off its 75th anniversary celebration at a ceremony to express appreciation to educators, cementing its core values of excellence, diversity, community, and service.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 03, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 03, 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.

Aramco's Younger Workers Dig Deep on Key Issues at Houston Energy Summit

Aramco's Younger Workers Dig Deep on Key Issues at Houston Energy Summit

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Members of Saudi Aramco's Young Leaders Advisory Board (YLAB) took part in a stimulating professional development program at the CERAWeek global energy summit — meeting with executives, researchers, and traders at Aramco affiliates while also engaging in a workshop with young professionals from Halliburton to identify potential solutions to the perception challenge facing the industry.

MEOS 2019: Redefining Resilience

MEOS 2019: Redefining Resilience

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s senior vice president of Upstream told attendees of the 21st Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference (MEOS 2019) that taking into account “the evolving nature of what resilience means to our industry” is important to redefining the future.

Saudi Arabian Oil Company Announces Establishment of a Global Medium Term Note Program and Potential Notes Issuance

Saudi Arabian Oil Company Announces Establishment of a Global Medium Term Note Program and Potential Notes Issuance

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Arabian Oil Company (“Saudi Aramco”) today announced that it has established a Global Medium Term Note Program (the “Program”) and will conduct a series of fixed income investor meetings commencing on April 1, 2019. An offering of U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the “Notes”) under the Program may follow, subject to market conditions.

2019 KSA Expat Reunion Annuitants Get an Up Close Look at Kingdom’s Transformation

2019 KSA Expat Reunion Annuitants Get an Up Close Look at Kingdom’s Transformation

BY The Arabian Sun / /

“A priceless gift to us and we cannot say enough great things about this trip!” Karen Gadai Johnson wrote at the conclusion of the 2019 KSA Expat Reunion. She brought her children with her from the U.S. to share with them where their grandparents had worked and where she was raised — the first time she had returned to Kingdom in more than 30 years.

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.