Unconventional Gas Efforts Highlighted

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

For the third year, Saudi Aramco participated in the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC). 

Overcoming All Obstacles

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Mohammed A. Al Qahtani, a business systems analyst working for the Industrial Security Planning and Support Services Department in Saudi Aramco in Dhahran, who overcame significant speech difficulties as a child, became the first Saudi and first Aramcon to win the World Championship in Public Speaking in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the U.S. on Aug. 15.

iRead: A Beacon of Hope

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

There is a sense of wonder at the iRead camp enrichment forum, a place crowded with dedicated and enthusiastic readers. 

Aramco Asia Youth Program Reaches Out To Children in Need

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco Asia, through close coordination with the China Daily and the China Youth Development Foundation, recently implemented “Opening a Window to the World for Needy Ethnic Minority Children,” a youth program that brought 30 children from needy families in Yunnan province to Beijing.

Sharing Water-Saving Secrets in Jeddah

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Protecting the environment is an integral part of what we value here at Saudi Aramco, and to show our commitment to these efforts, the company recently hosted an interactive exhibit focusing on water conservation. 

Coming Together for Combustion

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Saudi Aramco Research & Development Center (R&DC) recently organized the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Saudi Arabian Section of the Combustion Institute. 

Local Palm Trees Support Technical Solutions

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s EXPEC Advanced Research Center (EXPEC ARC) solved a drilling challenge using date tree waste. EXPEC ARC examined the waste components of local date trees, such as seeds, leaves and trunks, and determined that they effectively seal rock formations in oil and gas wells while drilling, and prevent seepage.

Employees Honored for Service

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Thirty-three long-standing Saudi Aramco employees from Operations and Business Services were honored at a 35 and 40-year service award ceremony and luncheon held recently at the RT Najmah East Lounge.

First Woman To Oversee 60,000 Employees in Saudi Aramco

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Saudi state-run oil giant Aramco earlier this week appointed Huda Al-Ghosn as its executive director of employee relations and training, making her the first women to fill this position in the company’s history.

18 Recognized for 25 and 30 Years of Service

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Eighteen employees were recently recognized during a 25 and 30 year service award ceremony held at the Plaza Conference Center in Dhahran. Huda M. Al-Ghoson, executive director of Human Resources, presided over the event.

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Summer 2015

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Horizontal drilling technology, a real marvel of engineering and scientific innovation, is used extensively to produce thin zones, fractured reservoirs, formations with bottom water, tight gas, heavy oil, and enabling to induce multiple hydraulic fractures in the reservoir.

iRead 2015 Camp Runs its Third Session

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The 2015 iRead cultural enrichment camp in al-Khobar began this month, with 40 students from middle school up to university level participating. 

Launching the Kingdom’s First Carbon Capture Project

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Being the largest of its kind in the Middle East, Saudi Aramco’s first carbon capture and enhanced oil recovery pilot project demonstrates commitment to environmental stewardship. 

Hot Tap and Stopple: On Call for Reliability

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Hot Tap and Stopple (HT&S) team is on 24-hour standby to ensure that no disruption occurs to the company’s flow of oil through its vast network of pipelines.