Abualsoud, Y.

Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Yousif Abualsoud heads the Jazan refinery complex production operations management system project for Saudi Aramco. He is one of the original members of the integrated manufacturing operation management system (imoms) team that pioneered the development of integrated refinery operation management solutions for Saudi Aramco. His background includes process engineering, energy optimization and project management. He has been involved in several technology reviews, designs, implementations and operation of various manufacturing operations management systems.

The future of digital transformation and smart manufacturing

In today’s challenging oil and gas operations, it is vital to have a robust operating system that supports each facility’s goal of operational excellence (OE). Digital transformation and smart manufacturing are being implemented by Saudi Aramco as a coined umbrella term: integrated manufacturing operations management system (imoms).