Our parent company & affiliates


Where energy is opportunity

Aramco is a fully integrated energy and chemicals enterprise and a world leader in exploration, production, refining, distribution, marketing, and manufacturing.  Our Parent company also manages one of the world's largest proven conventional crude oil and condensate reserves and natural gas reserves.  Headquartered in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Aramco employs more than 73,000 people around the world through various subsidiaries and joint ventures.

Saudi Aramco
Aramco in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

U.S. subsidiaries and joint ventures

We are a global company, with a number of partnerships, joint ventures, and subsidiaries around the world. Our U.S. subsidiaries are:

Aramco Americas

We are the Americas-based subsidiary of Aramco. Located in Houston, Texas, our core services include managing a network of three U.S. research centers/technology offices in Houston, Boston, and Detroit; identifying upstream and downstream technologies, best practices and potential technology partners for Aramco; sourcing goods and services, engineering services; recruiting and training support for Aramco-sponsored students and employees in North America.

The office also provides business management services to Aramco project teams operating in North America, and conducts quality inspections for materials and equipment procured for Aramco.

Aramco Shared Benefits Company (ASBCO)

Aramco Shared Benefits Company, located in Houston Texas, sponsors and administers the U.S. benefit plans.  These plans include but are not limited to the Aramco Retirement Income Plan, the Aramco Savings Plan; and the Aramco Health and Welfare plans.

Saudi Petroleum International, Inc. (SPII)

Based in New York City, Saudi Petroleum International, Inc. provides scheduling, loading, transportation, and delivery of Arabian crude oil to the U.S. and Canada, accounting for approximately 10 percent of all U.S. crude oil imports.

Saudi Refining, Inc. (SRI)

Saudi Refining, Inc. (SRI) is an Aramco subsidiary based in Houston responsible for various aspects of Aramco's downstream operations and investments in the Americas.  This includes ownership of Motiva Enterprises, LLC, a leading refiner, distributer and marketer of petroleum products throughout the United States and other parts of the Western Hemisphere.

Aramco Training Services Company (ATSC)

Aramco Training Services Company administers technical and professional training programs that help place experienced Aramco employees in U.S.-based companies and facilities for short-term training.  

Motiva Enterprises LLC

Motiva Enterprises LLC refines, distributes and markets petroleum products throughout the United States.  Headquartered in Houston, Motiva owns and operates North America's largest refinery in Port Arthur, Texas with a crude capacity of more than 600,000 barrels a day. The company also operates the country's largest base oil plant and a network of 25 distribution terminals that support delivery of gasoline and diesel to more than 5,200 retail outlets under the Shell and 76® brands.