AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 04, 2018

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 04, 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi bustles. There’s an energy about him that fills a room. Words tumble, but you sense that however quickly his syllables form in the air, the brain behind them is much faster.

EXPEC ARC Wins Three Awards at ADIPEC

EXPEC ARC Wins Three Awards at ADIPEC

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s EXPEC Advanced Research Center (EXPEC ARC) won three out of five awards at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC).

80 Years of Prosperity

80 Years of Prosperity

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Ours is the industry of Spindletop and shale, of Manifa and Ghawar, of Steineke and Khamis. As they knew 80 years ago, and as Americans and Saudis know today, going the extra mile together when others are starting to write us off is the best way of making our own history. — Amin Nasser

King Salman Energy Park: At the Epicenter of a Global Industry

King Salman Energy Park: At the Epicenter of a Global Industry

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Arabia continues to power toward the goals set out in its transformative Vision 2030 economic road map with the recent announcement of an official endorsement by the Custodian of The Two Holy Mosques, King Salman ibn ‘Abd Al-‘Aziz Al Sa’ud, of the naming of King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province.

Aramco Services Company to Strengthen MIT Collaboration with $25 Million Research Commitment

Aramco Services Company to Strengthen MIT Collaboration with $25 Million Research Commitment

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco Services Company (ASC), the North American arm of Saudi Aramco; and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has entered into a new 5-year $25 million collaboration targeting new research and development (R&D) in the fields of sustainable and renewable energy; advanced materials; carbon capture, utilization, and storage; environmental sciences; energy storage; water conservation and reuse; advanced materials; and cutting edge technologies including computational modeling, artificial intelligence, robotics and nanotechnologies.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 21, 2018

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 21, 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Often considered poor man’s food because it is cheap and filling, kushari (koo-shar-ee) showcases the simple flavors of Egypt, making it popular among children and world travelers alike.

A Continued Tradition of Excellence

A Continued Tradition of Excellence

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Another chapter was added to Saudi Aramco’s storied history of excellence last week as the company celebrated the 2018 Excellence Awards with a ceremony at al-Ghawar Hall.

Renewable Best Practice

Renewable Best Practice

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco's Power Systems Renewables Department (PSRD) recently hosted its first engagement workshop with domestic joint ventures and relevant Saudi Aramco departments to identify opportunities and share knowledge about renewables and smart energy solutions.

Aramco World - March 2018

Aramco World - March 2018

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.

GLOW: New Technology Allows for Safer Measurement of Oil Shipment Purity

GLOW: New Technology Allows for Safer Measurement of Oil Shipment Purity

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Before a single barrel of crude oil is shipped to an awaiting ship at Saudi Aramco’s terminal in Ras Tanura, operators must certify the purity of the crude oil in their tanks. A new technology, called ground level optical water cut (GLOW), allows to check the water content of a crude oil shipment in a safe and timely manner.

Saudi Aramco Honors High Achievers During the Annual Excellence Awards Ceremony

Saudi Aramco Honors High Achievers During the Annual Excellence Awards Ceremony

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco announced today names of the recipients of its Excellence Award, an award that honors the company’s high-achiever teams and individuals who demonstrated excellence, commitment and determination to make a difference and to realize Saudi Aramco values and strategic objectives.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2018

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - February 2018

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - February 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - December 2017

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - December 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Aramco and SABIC Award Project Management Contract to Wood

Saudi Aramco and SABIC Award Project Management Contract to Wood

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In a significant new step towards the successful implementation of Saudi Aramco and SABIC’s fully integrated, strategic crude oil- to-chemicals (COTC) complex in the Kingdom, the partners today awarded Wood, a leading, global British-owned provider of project management and professional and engineering services in the petrochemicals industrial field, a contract for project management and front-end engineering design (FEED).

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 07, 2018

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 07, 2018

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Lined up selling fruit and vegetables, street merchants serve Marseille’s southern borough of Noailles, known by locals as the “belly of Marseille,” famous for its culinary kaleidoscope of piquant Moroccan pastillas (pastries), Algerian mahjoubas (crepes) and French baguettes.