Emerson signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saudi Aramco during the recently held Saudi-US CEO Forum in Riyadh. The agreement signed by Emerson’s CEO, David N. Farr, and Saudi Aramco President and CEO, Amin H. Nasser,  will help bring advanced digitization and automation technologies to one of the leading energy and chemicals companies, according to Emerson’s press release.

Farr said “This collaboration will aid in strengthening the digital transformation of Saudi Aramco,” adding that “more doors will be opened for developing talent and training our workforce across the Kingdom.”, Pipeline  informed.

As part of the agreement, Emerson will continue investing in the Kingdom by training Saudi Aramco engineers and technicians through Emerson’s educational facility and creating more jobs for Saudi locals. Emerson will also provide Saudi Aramco with its Operational Certainty offerings which are designed to increase the reliability of existing facilities and get more value out of existing assets.