Aramco Professionals Honored with SPE International Awards

Aramco Professionals Honored with SPE International Awards

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

For more than 90 years, the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has created a platform for sharing technical ideas in oil and gas exploration and production, and serving as a place for industry to debut its latest technologies.

Gas Turbine Facility Inaugurated Under Saudi Aramco-Mitsubishi Hitachi Strategic Partnership

Gas Turbine Facility Inaugurated Under Saudi Aramco-Mitsubishi Hitachi Strategic Partnership

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

“The inauguration of a maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) facility for gas and steam turbines and compressors represents a new milestone in the fruitful cooperation with Saudi Aramco's strategic partner, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.,” said Mohammed Y. Al Qahtani, Saudi Aramco's senior vice president of Upstream.

SEG Participation Signals Aramco's Geophysical Excellence

SEG Participation Signals Aramco's Geophysical Excellence

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The world needs a healthy geophysical industry. Connecting applied geophysics to the business is more important than ever as operators look to lower costs and identify economically viable exploration and production opportunities.

Our Scientists Solving for Sulfur

Our Scientists Solving for Sulfur

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Research scientists at the Saudi Aramco EXPEC Advanced Research Center may be on the cusp of mitigating future elemental sulfur and even removing its deposition tenfold by using a cheaper solid-liquid mixture — simple garlic and low-grade heavy diesel oil.

Energy Sustainability at First Saudi Electricity Forum

Energy Sustainability at First Saudi Electricity Forum

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco participated in the first Saudi Electricity Forum (SEF) and its accompanying exhibition, organized by the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources (MEIM) at Al Faisaliah Hotel, Riyadh from 10‑12 October 2017.

India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Arabian and Indian companies can jointly unlock enormous new growth opportunities, and boost bilateral trade and relations as part of efforts to achieve long term economic and development goals.

Saudi Aramco Expands Presence in India

Saudi Aramco Expands Presence in India

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco marked another significant milestone in its international portfolio expansion with the opening of Aramco Asia India’s new office in New Delhi today.

Talking Tech with Halliburton

Talking Tech with Halliburton

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s aspiration to create an innovation culture, where researchers create game-changing technologies that meet the specific challenges of the Kingdom’s rich natural resources, provided the backdrop for a gathering of senior technology leaders at Halliburton’s annual Technology Council meeting at the Dhahran Techno Valley (DTV).

Saudi Arabian and Russian Companies can Create Significant Synergy in Ensuring Sustainable Energy Future

Saudi Arabian and Russian Companies can Create Significant Synergy in Ensuring Sustainable Energy Future

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

President & CEO Amin H. Nasser speaks at Saudi-Russian Business Investment Forum – outlines key areas of potential collaboration with Russian companies. Common interests can result in unlocking vast opportunities for energy and industry partnerships. Embarks on a wide range of strategic business collaborations with Russian energy entities with the signing of several MOUs.

Abqaiq Clicks in Contest

Abqaiq Clicks in Contest

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Abqaiq Photography Group (APG) successfully held its first photography contest, open to members and nonmembers in the Abqaiq community. A total of 37 photograph entries were received by the deadline, with winners being selected based on two different categories: Judges’ Selection and Members’ Favorite.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 04, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 04, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

The traditional architecture of Muharraq, once the capital of Bahrain and pearling capital of the Gulf, contrasts with the skyscrapers of Manama, the island-nation’s capital today, just a couple of kilometers to the west.

Showcasing Saudi Aramco’s First In-house Basin Simulator

Showcasing Saudi Aramco’s First In-house Basin Simulator

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s first in-house basin simulator was recently introduced to our upstream scientists, showcasing the capabilities of the powerful new simulator, which is designed to reveal the hidden journey of oil to its present day locations to support explorationists in their discovery of new hydrocarbon deposits.

Enviro News - Second Quarter 2017, Issue 26

Enviro News - Second Quarter 2017, Issue 26

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In this edition of Enviro News, find out how Saudi Aramco protects the Kingdom's precious biodiversity as well as the steps taken to ensure clean air when flaring. Also, learn more about how poor office posture can harm your health, how to avoid salmonella in your home and more on risk assessment from a biodiversity perspective.

Saudi Aramco Partners with Petronas Chemicals to Enhance Value

Saudi Aramco Partners with Petronas Chemicals to Enhance Value

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco has entered into a strategic partnership with Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) to enhance the value and competitive positioning of its petrochemicals projects within the PETRONAS Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) in the southern Malaysian state of Johor.

RE: WSJ Report on 2015 Fire at Radium

RE: WSJ Report on 2015 Fire at Radium

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Following the publication by the Wall Street Journal of an article on the 2015 Radium compound fire, Saudi Aramco reiterates its deepest sympathy to those who lost their lives in this tragic incident.

Workforce Well-being Investment Highlighted

Workforce Well-being Investment Highlighted

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

From across the Gulf Cooperation Council, well-being practitioners gathered in Bahrain last week to discuss the benefits of investing in the well-being of employees, on the theme of “Accelerating Workplace Health and Performance Globally.”

Enhancing Inspection, Fighting Corrosion with Education

Enhancing Inspection, Fighting Corrosion with Education

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Inspection tools and techniques form the backbone to ensure reliable and safe operations across our facilities, as they provide the basis for effective corrosion and asset integrity management. Combatting chronic corrosion and integrity issues involves using innovative inspection techniques and equipment along with traditional methods.

Saudi Aramco Takes Part in “BIBAN” SMEs Forum

Saudi Aramco Takes Part in “BIBAN” SMEs Forum

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abdulaziz Al-Abdulkarim, vice president for Procurement & Supply Chain Management in Saudi Aramco, spoke in a panel discussion during the BIBAN SMEs Forum 2017, organized by the Small and Medium Enterprises Authority (Monsha’at) and held on September 17-20, 2017, in Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center (RICEC).

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - September 20, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - September 20, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

The snowpack crunched as her feet hit the ground. The Arctic air needled her face. The bright red air taxi fitted with skis had just deposited Raha Moharrak and seven other climbers at base camp, 2,200 meters above sea level on the Kahiltna Glacier, amid the snowy massifs of the Alaska Range. That’s when veteran climbing guide Dave Hahn walked up to the group and looked each of them in the eyes.