Our vision is to become a regional model of excellence in user-centric operations and services of advanced research laboratories. Critical to realizing the vision is in the centralizing and streamlining of operations to create new and enhanced client-centric services for all Core Labs users, both internal and external.
The Administration central office is located in Building (1) Al-Khawarizmi, level 3, EAST, (3404).
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How do we manage our business processes?
We manage and plan for all business processes that have a financial impact on the Core Labs and KAUST. The main activities covered are:
How do we reach our users?
The Core Labs have a centralized communication program which supports the needs of the laboratories. This program focuses on marketing and community-relations functions to connect with and support existing and potential lab users. This includes attending conferences and hosting events, maintining Core Labs communication channels and marketing materials, organizing Core Lab tours and more.
How do we support non-KAUST affiliated users?
We are proud to offer access to our facilities for KAUST and the broader Saudi research community including users from Saudi universities, government and industry. We align internally within KAUST
Innovation & Economic Development to address external needs with relationship development, collaborations and specified service requests.
Our focus on external services is to provide the support, expertise and infrastructure to enable the strategic growth of our external user-base. We achieve this through:
How do we deliver the greatest possible ROI on our assets?
Central to our Core Labs strategy is to provide state-of-the-art research facilities to all our users. The goal of asset management for the Core Labs is to deliver the greatest possible return from an asset investment in providing excellent service and value to our users and to KAUST. To accomplish this we undertake strategic planning through our entire asset lifecycle to ensure the highest quality of outputs, availability, utilization and performance.
We achieve this through the following means:
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