Aramco Commences Operations at Arabian Rig Manufacturing

Aramco Commences Operations at Arabian Rig Manufacturing

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and National Oilwell Varco Incorporated (NOV) recently held the first Arabian Rig Manufacturing (ARM) Board of Managers meeting. ARM is a newly formed company, a joint venture (JV) between NOV (owning 70% of the JV’s shares) and Saudi Aramco. Highlights of the meeting included the appointment of senior officials and the approval of the company’s branding strategy.

Saudi Aramco and Total Invest in High-quality Retail Fuel Network in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco and Total Invest in High-quality Retail Fuel Network in Saudi Arabia

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and Total today signed an agreement to develop a network of retail fuel service stations in Saudi Arabia. The 50:50 joint venture (JV) plans to invest around $1 billion over the next 6 years in the Saudi retail fuel market to provide motorists with premium fuels and retail services in Saudi Arabia.

A Pilot Remembers King Saud and His Ministers

A Pilot Remembers King Saud and His Ministers

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Anyone using a computer to read this story owes a debt of gratitude to the month of September in the year 1958. For it was in that month and year, in the Central Research Labs of Texas Instruments in Dallas, Texas...

Al and Pat Denyer Have Reason to Celebrate

Al and Pat Denyer Have Reason to Celebrate

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Al and Pat Denyer announce the marriage of their grandson Lawry Alfred Denyer to Danielle Vieyra on December 21, 2018. The ceremony took place in the San Diego Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

A Day Escape to Unexpected Qatif

A Day Escape to Unexpected Qatif

BY The Arabian Sun / /

You never know when an adventure can start. Some time ago, my husband and I were invited to a friend’s home, and as we had no time to research our day trip destination, we were surprised by the people, the city, and its fascinating past. Welcome to unexpected Qatif.

SAEEA Visit to Muhammed Salim Hamid

SAEEA Visit to Muhammed Salim Hamid

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

SAEEA visited SAEEA Finance Secretary, Muhammad Salim Hamid’s house as his mother passed away on February 02, 2019. A large number of relatives and family friends attended the funeral. In addition, several ex-Aramcons also attended.

Aramco Employee Receives New Recognition from MIT

Aramco Employee Receives New Recognition from MIT

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco fellow Ali Dogru has been recognized by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Earth Resources Laboratory (ERL) and the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) with a new Fellowship honoring leading researchers in geophysics, and related areas.

Aramcons Challenge the Euphrates – Part I: Setting the Stage

Aramcons Challenge the Euphrates – Part I: Setting the Stage

BY Aramco ExPats / /

In April 1979, in pursuit of spring break thrills, a largely untested band of young American ExPats living in Saudi Arabia and working for Aramco launched an unlikely assault on the treacherous upper reaches of the Euphrates River in eastern Turkey.

Panorama 2018 – Issue 2

Panorama 2018 – Issue 2

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In this issue, learn more about how to beat the heat to stay healthy, the benefits of good posture, and how to hike with confidence.

The Rule of Life - Part Two

The Rule of Life - Part Two

BY Tim Barger / /

Life moves on, but so too does remorse. Contemplating our crime I began to think that Milt and I had done a great service to Aramco. Now all the radios would be more secure, or at least the windows rolled up and the truck doors locked.

Hyderabad Literary Festival

Hyderabad Literary Festival

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

Mohammed Ifteqaruddin (Badge #140948), a retired employee from the Ras Tanura Refinery Maintenance Department, visited the Hyderabad Literary Festival from January 25-27, 2019.

Welcome Sebastian Vaughn Beveridge

Welcome Sebastian Vaughn Beveridge

BY Aramco ExPats / /

It's a boy! Proud parents David Mansfield Beveridge and Erin Elizabeth Gravette are happy to announce the birth of their son Sebastian Vaughn Beveridge. Born at Memorial Herman Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas on December 18, 2018 at 8:30 am, weighing 8 lbs. 9 oz. and measuring 21" long.

Like Father and Mother, Like Son

Like Father and Mother, Like Son

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Like the hyper-kinetic Energizer Bunny in those omnipresent battery commercials, some people just keep going and going and going. Take the family of John “David” LaRue. David, Badge Number 196810, will need to keep himself...

First Aramco Entity to be ISO Certified for Environmental Protection Management

First Aramco Entity to be ISO Certified for Environmental Protection Management

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

First entity in Saudi Aramco to be certified for its environmental protection system internationally. After achieving ISO 50001, the international certification in Energy Management, Aramco's Safaniyah Onshore Producing Department (SONPD) embarked on an ambitious plan to certify the biggest gas-oil separation plant (GOSP) in the world and its associated facilities with the International Standard ISO 14001:2015 — the Environmental Management System (EMS).

Saudi Aramco, TechnipFMC and Axens Advance Catalytic Crude to Chemicals Technology

Saudi Aramco, TechnipFMC and Axens Advance Catalytic Crude to Chemicals Technology

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Saudi Aramco Technologies, today signed a Joint Development and Collaboration Agreement (JDCA) with Axens and TechnipFMC to accelerate the development and commercialization of the company’s Catalytic Crude to Chemicals (CC2C™) technology.

The Rule of Life - Part One

The Rule of Life - Part One

BY Tim Barger / /

As far back as I can remember the fundamental rule of life was to never walk along a street when an alley was available. The alleys of Dhahran offered so many advantages that Milt and I could never figure why the adults didn’t use them too.