Epic Nation

Epic Nation

BY Aramco World / /

This was one of the questions I often asked myself as I followed the path of the film Kurmanjan Dakta: Queen of the Mountains and its historical heroine over one partly snowy, partly sweltering week in April across the Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan.

Harnessing the Energy of Our Youth

Harnessing the Energy of Our Youth

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

At Saudi Aramco facilities around the Kingdom, thousands of talented young employees are making an impact on the company, taking on crucial projects and positions of great responsibility. With a large percentage of the current workforce now young employees, this influx of boundless energy and fresh perspectives have presented the company with an incredible opportunity.

Saudi Aramco CEO: Addressing Climate Change is Critical

Saudi Aramco CEO: Addressing Climate Change is Critical

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Reconciling the priorities of supplying reliable energy to the world while also addressing climate change was the focus of a keynote speech by Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin H. Nasser today at the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC) Energy Dialogue Conference in Riyadh.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 02, 2016

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 02, 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In the 10th century, herders fled drought in Arabia, but the sultan of Egypt used them against his rivals. Their story went viral—oral-folklore style—as Sirat Bani Hilal, or the Romance of the People of the Crescent Moon.

Aramco World - November 2016

Aramco World - November 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

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.

Saudi Aramco Confirms it Unveiled a Corruption Case Associated with Embraer

Saudi Aramco Confirms it Unveiled a Corruption Case Associated with Embraer

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco confirmed today, as a follow-up to recently published reports by the media about a corruption case involving Embraer S.A., a Brazilian company, that its internal auditing activities that took place a few years ago revealed irregularities of the transaction that occurred between Brazilian Embraer S.A. and Saudi Aramco.

Aramcons Recognized as Industry Leaders at ATCE

Aramcons Recognized as Industry Leaders at ATCE

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and select individuals from the company were recognized for their achievements and support at the recent Society for Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Annual Technical Conference and Exhibit (ATCE), held at the Dubai World Trade Center in Dubai last month.

Saudi Aramco Refutes Media Reports

Saudi Aramco Refutes Media Reports

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco refutes media reports implying that the company is bidding for the purchase of the LyondellBasell refinery in Houston, Texas. These media reports are inaccurate, as the company did not bid for the referred venture.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 19, 2016

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 19, 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Though her Turkish name Hürrem meant “laughing one,” she proved better at breaking barriers — first by marrying the sultan, and later by directing more of the Ottoman Empire’s affairs than any woman before her.

Robot Opens the Door to Improved Solar Energy Opportunities

Robot Opens the Door to Improved Solar Energy Opportunities

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Cleaning solar panels has long been a manual task but thanks to a new technology developed at Saudi Aramco, a robotic solution cleans the panels and help avoid a 40% reduction in efficiency of the energy collecting solar panels.

Saudi Aramco Responds to Fire

Saudi Aramco Responds to Fire

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco emergency response teams have controlled a fire that occurred close to a tank at a crude oil processing facility located in Alwsea’ area, near Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia Drilling Academy Opens

Saudi Arabia Drilling Academy Opens

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

With human capital at the center of Saudi Vision 2030, along with the development of a generation of qualified young Saudis in all industries being key to the Kingdom’s success, the Saudi Arabia Drilling Academy (SADA) was opened recently in Abqaiq.

Dimensions International Fall 2016

Dimensions International Fall 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Midyan Gas Plant: the emergence of Midyan gas plant serves as another example of Saudi Aramco's gas production strategy to achieve several objectives by supporting the national economy of Saudi Arabia.

Midyan: An Engineering Landmark

Midyan: An Engineering Landmark

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Deep in the northwest area of Saudi Arabia, an engineering landmark is slowly but surely rising in an area west of Tabuk, marking yet another Saudi Aramco project that will help bring about economic strength to the region and create jobs for young Saudis.

GE Manufacturing & Technology Center Marks Important Contribution Towards IKTVA Objectives

GE Manufacturing & Technology Center Marks Important Contribution Towards IKTVA Objectives

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abdulaziz Abdulkarim, Saudi Aramco Vice President of Procurement and Supply Chain Management, participated today in an event marking the expansion of General Electric’s Manufacturing and Technology Center (GEMTECH) in Dammam Industrial City. GE Saudi Arabia hosted the event at the newly constructed facility, which was held under the patronage of HRH Prince Saud bin Nayef, Governor of the Eastern Province.

A Fine Pearl in the Arabian Gulf - Hasbhah

A Fine Pearl in the Arabian Gulf - Hasbhah

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Saudi Aramco’s giant Hasbah/Arabiyah project gets its name from two offshore fields located off the Kingdom’s eastern coast. The Arabiyah field is named after a nearby island of the same name. The Hasbah field also has a name of local significance.

Saudi Aramco Awards LTA to National Petroleum Construction Company

Saudi Aramco Awards LTA to National Petroleum Construction Company

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco's Offshore Projects Department recently awarded a fifth Long-Term Agreement (LTA) to National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC) of Abu Dhabi for the execution of its world-class offshore development program. In June 2015, four LTA contracts were awarded to internationally renowned Engineering, Procurement, Fabrication and Offshore installation (EPIC) contractors.

iRead Competition Completes Fourth Year

iRead Competition Completes Fourth Year

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The importance of creating and sustaining a knowledge-based society and the critical role reading has in establishing and maintaining that society was emphasized at a ceremony held Friday to recognize this year’s winners of the national iRead competition.