Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Fall 2016

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Fall 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Read about an oil industry first field trial of inter-well reservoir nano-agent trackers, amongst other topics in the latest edition of the Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology.

Bringing World Class Homes to Dhahran Expansion

Bringing World Class Homes to Dhahran Expansion

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Since the 1930s, Saudi Aramco has operated various residential communities to provide company employees and their families with outstanding environments where they can enjoy productive lives.

The Sultan's Fountain

The Sultan's Fountain

BY AramcoWorld / /

Underneath the paving where traffic now crawls and honks along Port Sa‘id Street in Cairo, until 120 years ago a canal wound through the city, remnant of the ancient waterway that once connected the Nile to the Red Sea. It was filled with water annually during the Nile flood, and thus for eight months of each year, it fed the city’s lakes.

Capturing the Light of the Nile

Capturing the Light of the Nile

BY AramcoWorld / /

Speaking as an astronomer, physicist, member of parliament and secretary of the Académie des Sciences, François Arago’s words resonated throughout the land.

Japan: A Place That Satisfies Body and Soul

Japan: A Place That Satisfies Body and Soul

BY The Arabian Sun / /

When you walk along the roads in Japan, you experience not only the charm of a beautiful country, but you find yourself immersed in a lush, neat, organized greenery, in full harmony with the places of worship and deep spirituality.

Saudi Aramco - Our History

Saudi Aramco - Our History

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Watch a video compilation of Saudi Aramco from its origins in the 1930s to 2012.

Aramco World - January 2017

Aramco World - January 2017

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.

Forum Highlighting Women's Role in Oil Industry

Forum Highlighting Women's Role in Oil Industry

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Nearly 200 attendees from Japan’s oil industry and the GCC countries, with about 70% being female, recently gathered in Tokyo for the Friendship Committee for the Women Career Development Open Forum that was hosted by the Japan Cooperation Center, Petroleum (JCCP).

Manifa: An Environmental Success Story

Manifa: An Environmental Success Story

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

For years, Saudi Aramco and King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals have worked together to protect the highly sensitive ecosystem in Manifa. A recent update session at the university shows that not only has the project maintained the integrity of the sensitive marine environment, it has actually enhanced it.

International Award for Enterprise Architecture Excellence

International Award for Enterprise Architecture Excellence

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Saudi Aramco EXPEC Computer Center (ECC) recently received an international award from iCMG for Enterprise Architecture Excellence, 2016. Winners in other categories included fortune 100 companies such as IBM, HP, and TATA, among others. The iCMG company is a global leader in providing architectural services.

'Roads' lead to China

'Roads' lead to China

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

With fascinating displays and eye-catching elements of distinct Arab style, the “Roads of Arabia — Archaeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia” exhibit recently made its debut at the National Museum of China in Beijing following successful tours in Europe and North America.

RT Promotes Environment, Energy Awareness

RT Promotes Environment, Energy Awareness

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Under the theme “I Can’t Save the Earth, but Together We Can,” the Ras Tanura Refinery (RTR) recently conducted an environmental and energy awareness campaign with approximately 3,000 Saudi Aramco employees, contractors, consultants, families, and students attending.

Saudi Aramco & Pertamina Sign JV Devt Agreement

Saudi Aramco & Pertamina Sign JV Devt Agreement

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco, the world’s leading integrated energy and petrochemicals enterprise, and PT Pertamina, Indonesia’s state oil and gas company, signed a Joint Venture Development Agreement (JVDA) today, marking a key milestone to enable further progress to jointly own, upgrade and operate the Cilacap Refinery in central Java, Indonesia.

‘Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia’ Exhibition

‘Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia’ Exhibition

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Roads of Arabia: Archeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia’ exhibition, a joint initiative of Saudi Aramco’s King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture and the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTNH), was inaugurated today at the National Museum of China in the Chinese Capital, Beijing.

Young Leaders Represent Company at MiSK Forum

Young Leaders Represent Company at MiSK Forum

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The Young Leaders Advisory Board (YLAB) recently represented Saudi Aramco at the MiSK Global Forum (MGF). The forum is an initiative to empower Saudi youth and promote their contribution to Saudi Vision 2030.

Energizing People and Ideas Through Mentorship

Energizing People and Ideas Through Mentorship

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Mentorship programs around the world have been proven to be an effective way to transfer knowledge from one individual to another. Passing on knowledge is particularly important here at Saudi Aramco. With 54% of our employees under the age of 35, and 28% between the ages of 45-60, the need to retain best practices is imperative.

Saudi Aramco Delivers the First Wind Turbine

Saudi Aramco Delivers the First Wind Turbine

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Executives from Saudi Aramco’s Power Systems and General Electric (NYSE: GE) gathered in Dhahran recently to celebrate the delivery of the first wind turbine in Saudi Arabia, marking a historic milestone for renewable energy in the Kingdom.

Ceremony held for New Saudi Aramco Research Center

Ceremony held for New Saudi Aramco Research Center

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco today broke ground on the construction of a brand new, state-of-the-art research center, at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), with an expected completion date of mid-2019.