Aramco Technology Tour Keeps Retirees Connected

Aramco Technology Tour Keeps Retirees Connected

BY The Arabian Sun / /

On March 7 and 8, 70 Aramco expat retirees visited the Digital and Information Technology (D&IT) Corporate Data Center (CDC), the Lab of Excellence, and the 4IR Center. The CDC, a state-of-the-art facility that houses the company’s most critical information and systems, provided retirees with an exclusive tour.

Rakan Talab Takes First Place in Regional Science Bee

Rakan Talab Takes First Place in Regional Science Bee

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Congratulations to Rakan Talab for taking first place in the regional Science Bee competition as a West Alleghany Middle School student in Pennsylvania. Rakan has qualified to participate in the National Science Bee competition held in Washington DC in June 2023.

AramcoWorld - March 2023

AramcoWorld - March 2023

BY AramcoWorld / /

AramcoWorld, 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.

Aramco Brings Together Customers and Sector Experts at International Energy Week

Aramco Brings Together Customers and Sector Experts at International Energy Week

BY The Arabian Sun / /

With the return of International Energy Week 2023 in full swing in London last week, Aramco brought together customers, partners, and sector leaders to take a collaborative perspective on the enduring solutions needed for the energy transition and other challenges faced by the sector.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on March 11, 2023 at Farhan Club, Karachi. This was the 2nd meeting of the current year 2023. KAF thanked all attendees. SAEEA normally meets on the first Saturday of the month. So, the next meeting will be held during Ramadan, tentatively on April 08, 2023.

Environment Week: Small Actions, Big Impact

Environment Week: Small Actions, Big Impact

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Ministry of Environment, Water, and Agriculture is establishing and implementing an annual Environment Week in the second week of March. Each year, the week will help highlight the importance of conserving natural resources — it will be a time to encourage actions among governments, businesses, nongovernment organizations, and individuals, to take solid steps to protect the environment.

Computers and How to Use Them Subject of Engineers' Course - 1974

Computers and How to Use Them Subject of Engineers' Course - 1974

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 13, 1974 edition of The Arabian Sun. Forty Aramco engineers learned the basics of computer programming earlier this month when two specialists from the U.S. instructed them in the fundamentals of computer language, computer terminals, and computer mathematics.

Dhahran Students Donate a Wave of Relief - 2005

Dhahran Students Donate a Wave of Relief - 2005

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 9, 2005 edition of The Arabian Sun. If it were possible to see a community smile, one could have seen the biggest grin in Dhahran on March 6. That's when students of the Dhahran School and Dhahran Hills School celebrated their success in raising a combined SAR 91,700.45 for the survivors of the Dec. 26 Asian tsunami...

Tales of the Bedouin – Part XXVIII: Old Ain Dar

Tales of the Bedouin – Part XXVIII: Old Ain Dar

BY Mark Lowey / /

In this piece, Mark Lowey describes a day spent with Quriyan Mohammed Al Hajri touring his boyhood home village, Old Ain Dar, in 2021. At Quriyan’s farm in Junayah, I awakened at first light. I knew Quriyan would have been up for at least an hour already.

Amin Nasser Welcomes Retirees and Their Families to 2023 Reunion

Amin Nasser Welcomes Retirees and Their Families to 2023 Reunion

BY The Arabian Sun / /

At the opening ceremony of the 2023 Aramco Retiree Reunion, Aramco retirees and their dependents were given a closer look at the company’s dramatic transformation to become one of the world’s largest and most profitable companies. And giving the overview was none other than Aramco’s president and CEO, Amin Nasser.

Mini-reunion in Phoenix, AZ

Mini-reunion in Phoenix, AZ

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Old friends gathered for a wonderfully impromptu mini-reunion in Phoenix, Arizona. Darice Tiffany, Carolyn McMahon, Jan Lincoln and Karen Fallon typically get together for a regularly scheduled monthly luncheon, however, last month, Delores Marshall came to town so Darice invited more friends from around the area to join in the fun.

Ready for Occupancy - 1974

Ready for Occupancy - 1974

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the March 6, 1974 edition of The Arabian Sun. Within the next two weeks, approximately 500 Aramcons will be moving their offices into the Administration Building East, the newest addition to the Aramco Administration Building complex.

‘Oil and Gas Chemistry Management Series’ is First of Its Kind

‘Oil and Gas Chemistry Management Series’ is First of Its Kind

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Over the past several years, Qiwei Wang, a globally recognized expert on oil field scale management at the Aramco Research and Development Center (R&DC), had many engineers approach him to recommend a good book to read to better address chemistry-related issues in oil field operations.

Advancing Aramco’s Talented Knowledge Seekers

Advancing Aramco’s Talented Knowledge Seekers

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Delivering top-class academic opportunities for employees is a part of Aramco’s DNA. Young Saudi talents continue to find themselves inspired, studying for masters or doctorate degrees at the world’s top-ranked universities, thanks to Aramco’s Advanced Degree Program (ADP), which is one of the development programs offered by the company to upskill its employees and advance their knowledge.

‘First-of-its-Kind’ Obstacle Race Held on Ras Tanura Beach

‘First-of-its-Kind’ Obstacle Race Held on Ras Tanura Beach

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The beach at Ras Tanura (RT) witnessed an unprecedented event in the world of obstacle races — the first-of-its-kind “Desert Challenge.” The event, held Feb. 18, was hosted by the RT Community Services and supported by the renowned obstacle race organizations Spartan DEKA and Tough Mudder.

Aramcons Get on The Bus and Take in Al-Hasa Date Festival

Aramcons Get on The Bus and Take in Al-Hasa Date Festival

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco Community Services recently arranged several buses for groups of company employees and their families to visit the historical date festival in the ancient city of al-Hasa. The festival celebrates the date fruit, which has played an important role in the region's culture and economy for centuries.

3D-printed Building Constructed in Hawiyah

3D-printed Building Constructed in Hawiyah

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco’s first 3D printed concrete industrial building has been constructed in Hawiyah. Project Management (PM) at the company’s Hawiyah Unayzah Gas Reservoir Storage (HUGRS) Program and Consulting Services Department (CSD) led the innovative construction work, which is all part of the company’s pursuit to be a global leader in digital innovation in the energy sector.

Aramco Signs Letter of Intent with Geely and Renault Group for New Powertrain Company

Aramco Signs Letter of Intent with Geely and Renault Group for New Powertrain Company

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco has signed a letter of intent to become a potential minority stakeholder in a new powertrain technology company (PWT), to be established by Geely Holding Group (Geely Holding), Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (Geely Auto HK.0175) — collectively referred to as “Geely” — and Renault Group.

Aramco Asia India Launches Global Human Resources Services Hub in New Dehli

Aramco Asia India Launches Global Human Resources Services Hub in New Dehli

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco Asia India (AAI) has launched the “Global Human Resources Services Hub” at a ceremony recently held in New Delhi. Faisal A. Al-Hajji, senior vice president for Human Resources, and Mohammed S. Al-Herbish, president of AAI, unveiled the new hub which strives to support talent acquisition, training and development, and out-of-Kingdom assignment functions.