Four from Saudi Aramco Earn Spots on SCE Board

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Four engineers from Saudi Aramco have been elected board members on the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) following a vote held by the national organization last month.

Sadara, SATORP Tops in Hydrocarbon Processing Poll

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Two Saudi Aramco projects were recently selected as among the top hydrocarbon processing projects worldwide in 2014 in a poll conducted by Hydrocarbon Processing (HP) magazine.

Aramco World: Excellence Recognized

Aramco World: Excellence Recognized

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco Service Company’s (ASC) flagship publication, AramcoWorld recently received nine awards in an international magazine competition sponsored by FOLIO Magazine.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Fall 2014

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Fall 2014

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“Play’s the Thing”: Dhahran Theatre Group members stage an impromptu performance in honor of the 29th Annuitants Reunion on the steps of the reunion venue in Asheville, N.C.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2014

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2014

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“Seize the day!” signals retiree Adrianus Verhoeven, now 77.  As a Tapline employee, he cycled 3,730 miles home to Holland in 1960; in 2012, he topped that with a 3,872-mile ride across the United States.

Downstream in Yanbu’ Spotlight

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

More than 600 delegates traveled to the Royal Commission in Yanbu’ to attended the annual Saudi Downstream Conference held March 4 and 5. The conference brought together key stakeholders and businesses from throughout the region to discuss how to maximize opportunities from the Saudi downstream sector of petrochemicals and renewables. 

Saudi Aramco, GE and Tata Launch Services Center

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Saudi Aramco, GE and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) announced today the launch of the first all-female business process services center in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2013

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2013

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Like a modern-day Pied Piper, Kinda Hibrawi greets children at Camp Zeitouna in northern Syria. Her project is one of three involving individuals with company connections that are profiled in “Changing Lives, One at a Time.” Photograph by Mohammed Ojjeh.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2013

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2013

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Former Dhahran Consulate Deputy Principal Officer Colbert Held chats with Baylor University graduate student Corrine Peters at his exhibition of 250 photographs focusing on the Middle East, which runs through May 15 at the Waco, Texas, school. Photograph by Arthur Clark.

ASC Hosts Houston Half Marathon

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Thousands of runners crowded the start lines of both the full marathon and half marathon on race day, Jan. 13, to fulfill their dream of participating in one of the most celebrated running events in the United States — and indeed around the world — despite bouts of pouring rain that continued to drench the streets of Houston.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2012

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2012

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Three cheers! Participants gave the 28th biennial Annuitants Reunion in Tucson a big thumbs up. Photograph by Arthur Clark.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2012

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2012

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Tim Barger and Sally Duncan stroll by one of the great Nabataean tombs at Madain Salih—a stop for former Aramcons and family members honored in February for returning archeological artifacts to the kingdom. Photograph by Arthur Clark.

Antiquities Homecoming Project sees Artifacts Returned, Donors Honored

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Elinor Nichols could never have guessed nearly half a century ago that a visit with her late husband Roger to a remote sand buffeted fort in the eastern desert of Saudi Arabia would spark a journey that would see her return earlier this month as a guest of royalty. 

Antiquities Homecoming Project Launched

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture has joined hands with the Saudi Commission for Tourism & Antiquities (SCTA) to encourage the donation and return of Saudi Arabian archeological artifacts currently in private collections around the world. Saudi Aramco signed an agreement with the SCTA on Dec. 26 to cooperate in recovering valuable heritage artifacts.

Beneath the Surface

Beneath the Surface

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco has passed another environmental milestone with the publication of the Marine Atlas of the Western Arabian Gulf. The atlas is the first of its kind in the Kingdom and offers a unique window into the diverse, rich marine and coastal environments of the Arabian Gulf.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2011

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Fall 2011

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Benny and Carol Cespedes were visiting Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina, famous for its now-rebuilt Stari Most bridge between religious communities, this spring when their home in Austin, Texas, burned in a wildfire.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2011

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah - Spring 2011

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

When Michael Canady retired, he returned to his hometown of Chicago, bought half a flower shop and set up a chocolate company. Now he’s teaching as well as making delicious truffles, pralines and bark.