Aramco-sponsored Students Celebrate ‘Id al-Adha Worldwide

Aramco-sponsored Students Celebrate ‘Id al-Adha Worldwide

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Students sponsored through Aramco Training and Development (T&D) recently celebrated ‘Id around the world, with events for participants in the company’s Chapter 14 program sponsored on campuses in 16 countries.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 20, 2022

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 20, 2022

BY AramcoWorld / /

Kumbu Nije, 13, removes freshly harvested groundnuts—peanuts—from a basket. With 110 women members working 23 hectares, the Banjulunding Women's Garden is one of dozens of such collectives across the African continent's smallest country.

Memory Lane: Big Production, Big Increments, Big Projects Through the Decades

Memory Lane: Big Production, Big Increments, Big Projects Through the Decades

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Here are some interesting headlines over the past 70 years. Crude oil production and refinery runs in Saudi Arabia last year established new all-time highs, F.A. Davies, chairman of Aramco, revealed. In a report of operations for 1951 to the royal Saudi government, the Aramco chairman said developments last year "continued to advance Saudi Arabia in importance in the international petroleum trade.”

Aramco Recognized For Efforts Promoting Cost Engineering

Aramco Recognized For Efforts Promoting Cost Engineering

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco is honored once again to receive the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) International Industry Appreciation Award for 2022. Aramco’s resilience and agility has built one of the world’s largest integrated energy and chemicals companies. Saudi Aramco is part of the global effort toward building a low carbon economy.

Aramcon Travel: Harrat Khaybar – The Volcanic Fields Near Madinah

Aramcon Travel: Harrat Khaybar – The Volcanic Fields Near Madinah

BY The Arabian Sun / /

I first learned of Harrat Khaybar after reading a report about the discovery of Mustatil’s in the northwest region of Saudi Arabia. Harrat Khaybar, literally the “volcanic fields of Khaybar” (and named so because of its vicinity to the city of Khaybar), is a volcanic field located about 150 km from the Holy City of Madinah.

Memory Lane: From 'Dust Rag' to The Sun, First Trips to Al-Ula, and More

Memory Lane: From 'Dust Rag' to The Sun, First Trips to Al-Ula, and More

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Here are some headlines from the past eight decades of The Arabian Sun (and its predecessor, The Dust Rag.) From the aspirations cast upon us because of the title "Dust Rag." Perhaps we were too hasty in naming our paper. What do you think? Shall we change the name? Please give us your honest criticism and suggest a title you feel should be used.

AramcoWorld - July 2022

AramcoWorld - July 2022

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.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 06, 2022

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 06, 2022

BY AramcoWorld / /

For more than eight hours, we navigated the Sekonyer River in a wooden boat, cruising through Tanjung Puting National Park in the Central Kalimantan region of Borneo, Indonesia. After docking, we walked about an hour in the lush rainforest. Then, our tour guide and ranger, Adut, placed corn and yams on top of a wooden table.

Aramcon Tim Hansen Rolls Into Retirement by Pedaling Across America

Aramcon Tim Hansen Rolls Into Retirement by Pedaling Across America

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Longtime Aramcon Tim Hansen has rolled into retirement with gusto, having recently completed a bike trip across America from California to Florida. The 3,100-mile trip took 52 days to complete, with 45 days of actual biking. It started in San Diego, California, on the West Coast, and ended in St. Augustine, Florida, on the East Coast.

Aramco Expands Namaat Industrial Investment Programs

Aramco Expands Namaat Industrial Investment Programs

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Today (July 5), Aramco announced a major expansion of its Namaat industrial investment programs, with 55 agreements and Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) across the sustainability, digital, industrial, manufacturing, and social innovation sectors.

Aramco Publishes its First-ever Sustainability Report

Aramco Publishes its First-ever Sustainability Report

BY The Arabian Sun / /

June 15, 2022, will be remembered as a milestone date in Aramco’s history because this was the day Aramco issued its first-ever Sustainability Report. “This report — the first of its kind in our company’s history — sets out the actions we are taking and the standards against which our performance may be judged.

Aramco Recognized for Excellence in Knowledge Management

Aramco Recognized for Excellence in Knowledge Management

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), an internationally recognized research firm in benchmarking and best practices, has named Aramco as one of five recipients of its 2022 Excellence in Knowledge Management (KM) award.

Aramco Inaugurates Research Center at KAUST

Aramco Inaugurates Research Center at KAUST

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco on Monday inaugurated the Aramco Research Center at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (ARC KAUST), which looks to accelerate the development of low-carbon solutions for the energy industry using advanced analytics.

Aramco Plays Lead Role in Global HSE Conference

Aramco Plays Lead Role in Global HSE Conference

BY The Arabian Sun / /

“Leadership, sustainability, and technology. These three elements make up the very foundation of any organization in terms of delivering on its Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) commitments,” said Ghassan G. Abulfaraj, chief Loss Prevention engineer, in his keynote address at the recent International Conference and Exhibition on Health, Safety and Environment in Oman.

‘Climatree’ Presents Nature Based Solution for CO2 Removal

‘Climatree’ Presents Nature Based Solution for CO2 Removal

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The artificial algae tree, known as the “Climatree,” is a state-of-the-art direct air carbon capturing microalgae photobioreactor, integrated with a patented carbon dioxide (CO2) scrubber, that has been designed by Aramco in collaboration with Greengroves Environmental Services Saudi Arabia.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 22, 2022

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 22, 2022

BY AramcoWorld / /

Acclaimed cookbook author Salma Hage grew up in the mountains of the Kadisha Valley in Northern Lebanon. Like many cooks, she learned her craft at her mother’s knee, as well as those of other female relatives in her household, where she often took on the role of cook for her eleven siblings.