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Aramco is its own best competitor

The company has stood tall in the face of global events that have daunted other players, and behind that resolve is a determined and discerning leadership. And the journey continues amid the twin challenges of Covid-19 and low oil pricesFor several months, Saudi Aramco was the world’s most valuable publicly traded company before giving way to IT giant Apple last July. With a market valuation of $1.76 trillion, it still is the most profitable oil company in the world considering the volatile...

ZoneVu makes workflows transparent

Ubiterra Corporation’s ZoneVu is a cloud-based drilling information management platform that...

Applus- Velosi eyes other sectors after gains in oil and gas

The company vows to work in line with Vision 2030 and diversify operations by adding new service...

The diversified Zamil Offshore is your best bet at sea

With over 70 offshore support vessels and a string of allied services, including construction and...

Sparrows Group takes flight in Saudi Arabia

With around 18 per cent of the world’s proven petroleum reserves retained in Saudi Arabia, the...

Reefers for safe chemicals storage

Cargostore, the world’s largest supplier of DNV 2.7-1 offshore refrigerated containers (Reefer units...

RICI marks GCC expansion with new branches, service lines

A one-stop-shop for all quality requirements in oil and gas, RICI is present at all major projects...

Right eyewear can avert injury

Using authentic standardised safety eyewear can significantly decrease risks of suffering a...

Crucial factors to consider when investing in MPFMs

A multiphase flow meter on every well allows to understand the moment-by-moment dynamics of not only...

Riffa Views boasts distinguished investment-attracting features

Riffa Views is the only golf course residential community in Bahrain providing all the needed basic...

Union Real Estate is boon for GCC property investors

The rapidly-growing Bahraini realty company has brokered deals for many Saudis and GCC citizens, who...

A petroleum engineer’s role in reducing carbon emissions

Petroleum engineers have a central role to play in reducing emissions and raising the awareness in...

Importance of interface level measurement in crude separators

Despite the limitations of traditional technologies for interface level measurement, their great...

Triveni turbines uphold high design standards

The company manufactures at its world-class plants capable of handling complex processes and large-...

Mideast chosen for Pall Center of Excellence

A centre of excellence is not a building or a facility, but an integration of three facets: a...

Welding trade needs fast solutions to avert skills shortage crisis

Anticipating a major shortage in the number of Saudi welders, Adnan Al-Awwami in this article...

Hempel, Aramco enjoy long-term relationship

Hempel is partners in all of Aramco’s upcoming greenfield, brownfield and maintenance projects...

Manufacturing pays off for Hi-Force

Hi-Force, a leading UK designer, manufacturer and global supplier of hydraulic tools, has witnessed...

From a single truck to a transport brand

Al Jeri Transportation has expanded its fleet to reach more than 1,250 trucks and more than 2,500...

TGT systems optimise fracking diagnostics

To address the challenges in fracture flow diagnostics, TGT has developed a system that comprises...

Ranco celebrates delivery of 100th Zoomlion RT crane

The RT crane was designed after Zoomlion extensively studied the Saudi conditions with Ranco, which...

Sawafi leads in localisation

Sawafi’s headquarter hub at Spark will attract well reputed technology innovators as partners to...

Innovar’s powerful magnets remove debris from deep down

The company provides field-proven, highly successful, easy-to-use magnets for wellbore cleaning and...

Crucial role of coating solutions

It’s been estimated that over 80 per cent of projects in oil and gas are over budget and/or exceed...

M2M Mantis delivers NDT data needed for informed decisions

Eddyfi Technologies’ M2M Mantis uses modern NDT methods to detect even the slightest corrosion...

SPSP key enabler of Saudisation

SPSP’s success wouldn’t have been possible without the active engagement and leadership of its...

Al Qahtani Vehicle and Machinery leads the way in new technology

The company is part of the Abdel Hadi Abdullah Al-Qahtani Group of Companies, which has established...

APC aims to attain leading status

Since its establishment, APC has put its mark and imprint in the entire GCC and Mena region, having...

HALO barriers protect critical assets close to coast

HALO says its marine barrier systems are ideal for protecting vital oil and gas facilities in the...

Improved efficiencies boost margins when prices are down

When oil prices are down, as they are now, reliability issues around production begin to eat into...

EPRS – an old philosophy with new technology

Maintaining a current understanding of the technology available within the industry is an important...

Inma Steel integral part of clients’ value chain

Customers rely on Inma Steel to complete projects at a short notice, a distinction that is a...

Aegex manages noxious gas emissions with tech

Industry 4.0, IoT, Cloud, Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning are all changing the landscape of...

Cleaning old pipes is no mean feat

Intero Integrity Services, a world leading inspection and industrial services specialist, has taken...

Making every drop count

Maintaining asset integrity in the oil and gas industry, onshore or offshore, is a costly affair...

Siemens Energy committed to a more sustainable energy future for KSA

Continuing with its legacy, Siemens Energy will support the Kingdom as it ventures on a...

Haldor Topsoe catalyst solutions lower environmental impact

The company’s solutions address pressing global challenges, such as improving energy efficiency...

Plant protection is imperative, cannot be ignored: REMBE

As technology moves forward with new manufacturing techniques, the need for proper plant protection...

TAQA strives to create value for Kingdom, industry

The company perseveres to improve quality, increase performance, save cost, and boost growth with...

Digital transformation requires holistic approach to succeed

All industries have recognised that digital technologies make it possible to provide more efficient...

Aramco approves new fibre optic pipeline leak detection technology

Distributed Fibre Optic Sensing systems by AP Sensing offer improved performance and are installed...

Aramco and people go hand in hand

People at Saudi Aramco know they are a priority. Hence securing the health and safety of its...

Aramco using high-tech to reduce carbon footprint

The world’s current oil consumption of 100 million barrels per day is expected to continue at this...

Mammoet helps refinery turnaround

Mammoet, a global leader in engineered heavy lifting and transport, has successfully provided heavy...



Sparrows Group appoints Al-Kharari as KSA GM to drive growth

Sparrows Group has appointed Ali Hassan Al-Kharari as the company’s first Saudi Arabia General Manager in response to growing business demand in the Kingdom...

PROJECT WATCH – KUWAIT

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How important is oil cleanliness for equipment?

MH Hydraulics FZC, a leading hydraulics solutions provider in the Middle East, highlights the...

Al Zour New Refinery Crude Oil Pipelines

Name of client : Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)Estimated budget : $845,000,000Facility type ...

Calendar of events

OCTOBER 20206-8 OPEX Mena 2020Venue: Diplomat Radisson Blu, BahrainPhone: +44 (0) 20 7357 8394Email...

VIRTUAL EVENTS

2 September 2020Event: SPE Virtual Lebanon Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration and Development...

Broussard to lead Abrado

Abrado, an industry leader in the surgical removal of multiple casing sections downhole, has...

Opedal to lead Equinor as new President, CEO

Equinor has appointed Anders Opedal as new president and CEO from November 2, 2020. Eldar Sætre will...



Gasoline demand may normalise by 2021-end

Gasoline demand worldwide will largely normalise by the end of next year, despite the argument that it may not fully recover to pre-Covid levels, primarily because of increased remote working.'We quantitatively factor in the effect of social distancing on consumer behaviour. Our analysis attempts to reflect the current situation more accurately by bridging the gap between conventional relationships and incoming mobility data. It indicates that social distancing behaviour will likely be the key...



GECF committed to reliable supply of natural gas

Gas has environmental advantages over other fossil fuels, and is anticipated to gain a foothold and increase its share in the global energy mix. Demand for gas is expected to recover in 2021 with operators stepping up investmentGas is facing uncertainty similar to oil due to decreased demand and the devastating effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic. This has significantly slowed down investments in the sector.However, this might turn around especially as gas is being heralded as a fuel of...

UK research project goes ‘deeper’ using quantum sensing technology

The Gravity Delve project is investigating the benefits and challenges associated with using quantum...

Recycling of plastics waste present business opportunities in the GCC

GCC governments must focus on enhanced waste management through standards and regulatory framework...



Quadrise offers clean solution to Mideast’s heavy fuel oil problem

Quadrise’s MSAR technology replaces the need to dilute heavy residues with higher value diesel, producing a high-quality synthetic fuel oil, significantly increasing profits whilst creating a cheaper, cleaner fuel that uses existing fuel oil infrastructure, says the companyThe production of fuel oil is expensive. In a typical semi complex refinery that produces fuel oil, the very thick residue streams that come out of the bottom of the process units would be solid at room temperature and so are...



Adnoc’s Ruwais refining upgrade 73pc complete

The Crude Flexibility Project is part of Adnoc Downstream’s 2030 smart growth strategy and will enhance its capabilities to refine over 50 types of crudeThe Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) has made significant progress on its ‘Crude Flexibility Project’ (CFP), with 73 per cent project delivery of the ongoing upgrade of refining capabilities in Ruwais.For more than 40 years, Adnoc has predominantly refined Murban grade crude, extracted from its onshore fields in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi...

In Brief

Enoc wins clean energy awardDUBAI: Enoc Group has won the coveted 2020 Energy Management Insight...




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