Aramco Underscores Commitment to China

Aramco Underscores Commitment to China

BY The Arabian Sun / /

China’s long-term energy security and “high quality” development are among Aramco’s top priorities, president and CEO Amin Nasser has affirmed. Nasser was speaking in Beijing at the China Development Forum (CDF) in-person for the first time in four years, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The theme of this year’s forum was “Economic Recovery: Opportunities and Cooperation.”

Dhahran Presents 15th Garden Show - 1961

Dhahran Presents 15th Garden Show - 1961

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 22, 1961 edition of The Sun and Flare. "Gardens Today and Tomorrow," the 15th annual Garden Show scheduled for presentation March 30 in the Starlight Room, under the sponsorship of the Dhahran Women's Group, will feature a garden workshop.

Eliminating Trial and Error - 1974

Eliminating Trial and Error - 1974

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 27, 1974 edition of The Arabian Sun. Eliminating trial and error by divers working against time when tying in lengths of submarine pipe with pipe spools containing critical angles is the purpose of this "jig," designed and fabricated by Ras Tanura Maintenance services.

Sea Island No. 4 T&I Completed - 1994

Sea Island No. 4 T&I Completed - 1994

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 23, 1994 edition of The Arabian Sun. The largest docking terminal on the east coast of Saudi Arabia, Sea Island No. 4, recently completed an enormous Testing and Inspection (T&I), including extensive repairs and upgrading to almost all systems.

President and CEO: Ramadan Kareem!

President and CEO: Ramadan Kareem!

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Dear colleagues, During the blessed month of Ramadan, I wish you a blessed time with family and friends as we experience the month’s many wonderful traditions. As Aramco continues to provide the reliable energy the world needs, it is essential that we maintain safe operations across the company.

Celebrating 70 Years: The Evolution of Aramco Overseas Company

Celebrating 70 Years: The Evolution of Aramco Overseas Company

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Aramco Overseas Company (AOC) – Aramco Europe — has marked the 70th anniversary of operating from the Netherlands, where its headquarters are based. The affiliate helps serve the Aramco enterprise in Europe and beyond. Its work in support of the global business has evolved over the years, which has led to it being recognized as a fully fledged services company.

Aramco Attains Gold Standard Recognition in the King Abdulaziz Quality Awards

Aramco Attains Gold Standard Recognition in the King Abdulaziz Quality Awards

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco’s Office Services Department (OSD) has attained the King Abdulaziz Quality Award’s (KAQA) gold standard in recognition of the tremendous efforts undertaken by employees and management to further improve systems and safety, and to implement Aramco’s Operational Excellence (OE) strategy.

Aramco, Linde Engineering to Develop Ammonia Cracking Technology

Aramco, Linde Engineering to Develop Ammonia Cracking Technology

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco and Linde Engineering, a global leader in the production and processing of gases, announced that they have signed an agreement to jointly develop a new ammonia cracking technology. The collaboration between the two companies will combine Linde Engineering and Aramco’s experience and capabilities in industrial research and development, lower-carbon hydrogen, and ammonia cracking technology.

Business as Usual During Pumphouse Construction - 1978

Business as Usual During Pumphouse Construction - 1978

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 15, 1978 edition of The Arabian Sun. A new low-lift pumphouse that supplies the Ras Tanura Refinery with 5.7 million barrels of seawater per day was put into service March 4, replacing its predecessor in a construction operation that allowed for no interruption of the vital water flow at any time during the project.

Third Middle East Oil Show Opens in Bahrain; Aramco Participates - 1983

Third Middle East Oil Show Opens in Bahrain; Aramco Participates - 1983

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 16, 1983 edition of The Arabian Sun. The Middle East's largest petroleum technology exhibit -- the third biennial Middle East Oi Show and Conference -- opened Monday in Bahrain Aramco was prominently represented with a company exhibit and by the active roles Aramcons played in the technical conference.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections -  March 15, 2023

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 15, 2023

BY AramcoWorld / /

Strength, speed and a lustrous coat made the Karabakh horse a symbol of status, power and beauty in its native Azerbaijan. Wars over the past century nearly eliminated them, but now breeders are steadily restoring their numbers.

Aramco Retirees Reminisce Fondly and Make New Memories

Aramco Retirees Reminisce Fondly and Make New Memories

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Question: How many volunteers does it take to engage and entertain 450 retired Aramco employees and their families for two weeks? Answer: Nearly 100. Sue Conway, Reunion volunteer coordinator, managed, trained, and assigned volunteers to roles...

Ali Baluchi Welcomes Attendees to the 2023 KSA Reunion

Ali Baluchi Welcomes Attendees to the 2023 KSA Reunion

BY Aramco ExPats / /

My friends, today we are celebrating a historic gathering, as this is the first time we have a joint Saudi Aramco retirement reunion with Saudis and expatriates, working for the betterment of Aramco. I believe it is important for our expatriate and Saudi retirees to consider a forum to strengthen the relationship among them and build bridges of friendship and better understanding.

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Abdul Rashid, Badge #71747, worked for Aramco in the Aviation Department for 25 years from 1973-1997. He raised his 3 children in the Al-Khobar and Dhahran areas and they attended Pakistani Community High School, Al-Khobar through Grade 12. His two sons graduated with a focus in pre-med. They then completed their Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan.

Aramco Reports Record $161.1 Billion in 2022 Net Income

Aramco Reports Record $161.1 Billion in 2022 Net Income

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco today (Sunday, March 12, 2023) announced its full-year 2022 financial results, reporting a record net income of $161.1 billion — its highest annual profits as a listed company. Aramco also declared a fourth quarter dividend of $19.5 billion, to be paid in the first quarter of 2023.