Vallourec Secures Aramco's Quality Excellence Accolade
Vallourec, a leading provider of tubular solutions, celebrates receiving the Aramco Local Manufacturers Quality Excellence Award for "Best Improved Quality Performance." The recognition underscores Vallourec's commitment to delivering top-notch manufacturing in Saudi Arabia since 2011, showcasing their dedication to innovation and quality in collaboration with Aramco.
In a momentous achievement, Vallourec, renowned for its premium tubular solutions, proudly announced securing the prestigious Aramco Local Manufacturers Quality Excellence Award in the "Best Improved Quality Performance" category. The grand accolade was conferred upon Vallourec during the award ceremony held in Dhahran, presided over by Khalid Y. Al Qahtani, Senior VP of Engineering Services at Aramco.
This distinguished award stands testament to Vallourec's unwavering commitment to excellence in manufacturing within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, a commitment that traces back to 2011 when the company established a significant plant well in advance of the iktva program's launch.
Throughout its collaboration with Aramco, Vallourec has consistently showcased its dedication by providing the latest premium VAM® technologies manufactured locally, adhering to the most stringent quality and safety standards. Vallourec's Saudi Arabia arm stands as one of the Group's premier mills, having supplied an extensive number of VAM® joints to Aramco, thus significantly contributing to the expansion of oil and gas production in Saudi Arabia.
Laurent Dubedout, Senior Vice-President of OCTG Group and Eastern-Hemisphere at Vallourec, expressed gratitude to Aramco for the acknowledgment and emphasized Vallourec's unwavering commitment to delivering top-quality premium OCTG products from their local production units. Dubedout also highlighted Vallourec's accelerated efforts in introducing cutting-edge technologies to support Vision 2030, specifically focusing on energy transition initiatives like carbon capture, hydrogen storage, and Industry 4.0 innovations such as 3D printing.
Vallourec's prestigious recognition by Aramco for "Best Improved Quality Performance" stands as a testament to their commitment to excellence in manufacturing premium tubular solutions in Saudi Arabia. This accolade reinforces Vallourec's dedication to collaboration and innovation, contributing significantly to the Kingdom's energy sector development and aligning with Vision 2030's goals.