AOC B.V. Enters into Arrangement to Buy Stake in Rotterdam Terminal from Gunvor

AOC B.V. Enters into Arrangement to Buy Stake in Rotterdam Terminal from Gunvor

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco Overseas Company B.V. (AOC), a subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, has entered into an arrangement to buy Gunvor Group’s stake in the Maasvlakte Olie Terminal (MOT) in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Gunvor is one of the largest physical commodities trading houses in the world. The sale is targeted for completion by the end of October. The agreed terms have not been disclosed.

Saudi Aramco Participates in the Future Investment Initiative 2017

Saudi Aramco Participates in the Future Investment Initiative 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco participated in Future Investment Initiative (FII) 2017, a major gathering of global business and policy influencers organized by the Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) and held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 24–26, 2017.

Fueling Prosperity Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow at AAPG-SEG 2017

Fueling Prosperity Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow at AAPG-SEG 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Speaking at this year’s American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) International Conference and Exhibition, Ibraheem M. Assa’adan, vice president of Exploration with Saudi Aramco, discussed how geosciences had fueled decades of success for hydrocarbons — the substance that changed human civilization and propelled economic prosperity over the past century.

Aramco Trading Company Recognized for Helping Pave the New Silk Road

Aramco Trading Company Recognized for Helping Pave the New Silk Road

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The New Silk Road is an increasingly popular term referring to an emerging network of infrastructure, enhanced transportation routes, and widening economic and energy corridors between the Far East and Europe, with the Arabian Gulf region as the geographical nexus enabling this growth.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 18, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - October 18, 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

From the mid-10th century ce one of history's great scientific eras began to flourish across Islamic lands. Like the European Renaissance, it was marked as much by cultural exchange, synthesis and dialog as it was by individual discovery.

Dimensions International - Fall 2017

Dimensions International - Fall 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In this edition: Seismic: pushing the boundaries in frontier exploration | Bringing Zuluf GOSP-3 back online | Building the first booster gas compressor station facilities in the Kingdom | UAVs take flight for explorationists

Taking a Closer Look at the ‘Hydrogen Economy’

Taking a Closer Look at the ‘Hydrogen Economy’

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

A recent joint symposium between Saudi Aramco and the Japan Cooperation Center, Petroleum (JCCP) held in Tokyo featured the theme “The Global Perspective of the Hydrogen Economy.”

Saudi Aramco Participates in the 2nd International C4I Conference

Saudi Aramco Participates in the 2nd International C4I Conference

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco is participating in the 2nd International C4I (Command, Control, Communication, Computer, and Intelligence) Conference to be held from October 17 to 19, 2017 in Riyadh under the patronage of HRH Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Deputy President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense.

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.