Aramcon Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri Recognized by SPE

Aramcon Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri Recognized by SPE

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri, chief technologist, EXPEC ARC, was recognized with an SPE Distinguished Service Award for his devotion and contributions to the organization. His service to SPE includes chairman of SPE’s Saudi Arabia Section as well as chairman for its Annual Technical Symposium.

Chairman Meets with Aramco Researchers From Detroit and Houston

Chairman Meets with Aramco Researchers From Detroit and Houston

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco researchers in the U.S. shared their work in innovation with HE Yasir O. Al-Rumayyan, Aramco’s Chairman of the Board, when he visited the Detroit Research Center recently. Globally, and in the U.S., the company’s research network is making significant contributions to the company’s value creation and sustainability initiatives.

Aramco Team Wins First Place in Google Cloud Emissions Hackathon

Aramco Team Wins First Place in Google Cloud Emissions Hackathon

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Researchers from the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Team based at the Aramco Research Center-Houston won first place at the recent Google Cloud Emissions Hackathon held in Houston. This industry first award illustrates the company’s strength in developing and commercializing AI technology solutions for energy industry challenges. The Hackathon win complements Aramco’s recently announced Global AI Corridor project.

Aramcon Travel: Architecture Brings Jiddah to Life

Aramcon Travel: Architecture Brings Jiddah to Life

BY The Arabian Sun / /

It is no surprise that UNESCO added historical Jiddah to its World Heritage Sites in 2014. According to UNESCO, the area was cited as “an outstanding reflection of the Red Sea architectural tradition.” Founded in the 7th century on a beautiful costal land...

Aramco Wins Middle East Region Innovative Energy Project of the Year Award

Aramco Wins Middle East Region Innovative Energy Project of the Year Award

BY The Arabian Sun / /

At an award ceremony held in Atlanta, Georgia, Aramco’s Engineering Services team received the Innovative Energy Project of the Year Award for the Middle East Region. The award was given by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), U.S. as part of the events leading to the 2022 AEE Energy Conference and Exposition.

Tuwaiq Drone Challenge Tests UAV Capabilities

Tuwaiq Drone Challenge Tests UAV Capabilities

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Tuwaiq Drones Challenge 2022, which began on Sept. 27, with Aramco as its strategic sponsor, will highlight how drone technology can transform a range of businesses, creating efficiencies and improving safety in the process.

Aramco Sponsors Two-day Saudi Maritime Congress

Aramco Sponsors Two-day Saudi Maritime Congress

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco recently participated in the third edition of the Saudi Maritime Congress as a Strategic Sponsor, one of the largest global shipping and logistics events in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The two-day exhibition and conference, held on Sept. 28 and 29 at the Dhahran Expo...

Ithra Attracts More Than 90,000 for Saudi National Day Celebrations

Ithra Attracts More Than 90,000 for Saudi National Day Celebrations

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) welcomed more than 90,000 visitors to celebrate the 92nd Saudi National Day. Visitors were charmed by the National Day Moment on Friday and Saturday, with artists Muath Bugnah and Joury Kattan embracing the sky on the elevated stage which was suspended as high as the Ithra building to perform a collection of national songs for the enthusiastic audience.

Aramco Energizes IMAGE 2022 Geosciences Event in Houston

Aramco Energizes IMAGE 2022 Geosciences Event in Houston

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco geoscientists turned out in large numbers at the 2022 International Meeting for Applied Geosciences and Energy (IMAGE) event in Houston put on by the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG).

Advanced Analytics, AI Drive Environmental Efforts in ‘Uthmaniyah

Advanced Analytics, AI Drive Environmental Efforts in ‘Uthmaniyah

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The ‘Uthmaniyah Gas Plant, one of the world’s largest gas processing plants, was recognized by the GPA Midstream Association with its prestigious Environmental Excellence Award during its annual convention in San Antonio, Texas.

Aramco Supports Saudi Farmers in the ‘Year of Saudi Coffee’

Aramco Supports Saudi Farmers in the ‘Year of Saudi Coffee’

BY The Arabian Sun / /

With their mild year-round climate, Saudi Arabia’s Jazan and Asir regions are ideal environments for growing coffee beans in the Kingdom. Southern farmers, with their strength and determination, have a long history of nurturing what they call “the pampered plant.”

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - September 29, 2022

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - September 29, 2022

BY AramcoWorld / /

While portable and usually wooden mancala boards have rows of scooped-out circles in which players place and move their tokens—seeds, pebbles, shells, beads or what have you—the game’s origins likely hark back to roots as an East African analog for agriculture. Here, girls play in the Acowa refugee camp in northeast Uganda, where the game is sometimes called giuthi, meaning “to distribute” or “to place.”

Amin Nasser Outlines Key Pillars of a More Secure and More Sustainable Energy Future

Amin Nasser Outlines Key Pillars of a More Secure and More Sustainable Energy Future

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser highlighted the need for a much more credible energy transition plan, as he delivered a keynote speech at the Schlumberger Digital Forum today. During the event, he stressed the importance of achieving a new global consensus on the way forward, and outlined three strategic pillars that should be central to the response.

Memory Lane: Electricity Unleashed, Board Meetings, and Improved Cancer Treatment

Memory Lane: Electricity Unleashed, Board Meetings, and Improved Cancer Treatment

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Here’s a look back at some major headlines over the past 70 years. The Dhahran Electric Supply Company was officially opened Saturday evening, Sept. 20, when HH Amir Abudl Mushin Ibn Jiluwi closed the main switch at the power plant, lighting the grounds in front of the plant and the town of Dammam.

Continuing to Lead in Energy and Sustainability

Continuing to Lead in Energy and Sustainability

BY The Arabian Sun / /

This year, the Kingdom celebrates its 92nd National Day, continuing its journey toward the future with more determination to be a leading country within the world at all levels. To achieve this vision, keen efforts have been put toward all entities and sectors, having the annual National Day celebration to be an opportunity to look back at what has been achieved so far and to be a new starting point for new horizons and more successes.

Remarks by CEO Amin H. Nasser at Schlumberger Digital Forum 2022

Remarks by CEO Amin H. Nasser at Schlumberger Digital Forum 2022

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen. Thank you Olivier for inviting me to join your Forum, here in beautiful Luzern. After two summers lost to Covid, I hope everyone has enjoyed a well-earned break with family and friends. This week, however, autumn begins, and the global energy crisis promises a colder, harder winter, particularly in Europe.