Saudi Aramco Training Centers Achieve World-Renowned Accreditation

Saudi Aramco Training Centers Achieve World-Renowned Accreditation

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

After more than a year of hard work and dedication, Saudi Aramco has achieved a five-year accreditation award for 28 of our training centers. This accomplishment is yet another breakthrough for Saudi Aramco in the area of education and training, and is yet another sign that the company continues to invest in the professional and vocational development of our workforce.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 16, 2016

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - November 16, 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Late one night during the winter of 1973, on a wind-blown, dimly lit street corner not far from Sirkeci train station, I walked through a light rain and noticed steam wafting from an open-air food stall.

Hyundai and Saudi Aramco Sign Contract for ‘Uthmaniyah Ethane Recovery

Hyundai and Saudi Aramco Sign Contract for ‘Uthmaniyah Ethane Recovery

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Tofiq H. Al Gabsani, Saudi Aramco’s acting executive director of Project Management, presided over a signing ceremony with Hyundai director and project director Jae Ho Junin and Chul Ho Ryu, general manager of the company’s al-Khobar branch office, at Saudi Aramco’s Dhahran headquarters.

ANHA Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Digging’ Saudi Arabia’s Natural History

ANHA Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Digging’ Saudi Arabia’s Natural History

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Since the 1940s, the company has employed a team of anthropologists, linguists, and cultural experts to help gather and preserve information about the history of the Kingdom and its people, publishing some of their findings in early editions of the Aramco Employee Handbook.

Pushing Creativity and Promoting Collaboration Through ‘MAD’ Competition

Pushing Creativity and Promoting Collaboration Through ‘MAD’ Competition

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In the pursuit of promoting a collaborative, free-thinking environment that encourages brainstorming and pushes creativity, Saudi Aramco’s EXPEC Advanced Research Center (EXPEC ARC) members recently participated in a competition to present the “MADdest” idea. 

Saudi Aramco to Collaborate with Oil & Gas Climate Initiative

Saudi Aramco to Collaborate with Oil & Gas Climate Initiative

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) has announced a $1 billion investment over the next ten years, with each of its ten member companies, including Saudi Aramco, pledging investments of $100m to develop and accelerate the commercial deployment of innovative low emissions technologies.

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.