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A Dow Chemical subsidiary has locked out more than 200 workers at a chemical plant in Deer Park east of Houston after United Steelworkers union (USW) workers rejected the latest contract proposal. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

"There is no change without progress, but there is no progress without change." That simple statement is an apt response to those who resist change within their companies, especially when it comes to the adoption of new technologies. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

BIC Alliance attended the 2019 Plant Maintenance, Inspection and Engineering Society Conference & Expo in Pasadena, TX at the Pasadena Convention Center. Read more

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San Jacinto College recently held a luncheon to honor Dow Chemical for its $250,000 donation toward the upcoming Center for Petrochemical, Energy and Technology. Read more

Supplier News

The HASC, Houston Area Safety Council Tailgate for 2019 at the Pasadena Fairgrounds. Read more

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With advanced work packaging (AWP) being one of his "primary focuses" as a project director for The Dow Chemical Company, John Coombs said he recognizes the need to have dedicated people to achieve optimum results in AWP. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Procurement is generally accountable for the productive and efficient sourcing of goods and services, making sure “the right parts and services are there at the right time, at the right price and the right quality,” Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Karen Vick, Dow Chemical Read more

People Going Places

Texas Chemical Council & Association of Chemical Industry of Texas Annual Industry Luncheon – Oct 11, 2018 Read more

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Gulf Coast Industry Forum speakers, Dave Morgan of CP Chem, Rich Wells of Dow Chemical and others discuss current happenings and the future of the petrochemical industry along the Gulf Coast. Read more

Videos

Beyond a workplace philosophy or system of executing business strategy, operational excellence delivers tangible results that benefit all levels of leadership. Read more

Training & Human Resources

BrandSafway, along with 28 of its supervisors and leaders, was recently honored for outstanding safety records at the Dow Chemical Company Texas Operations 2017 Awards and Recognition Ceremony for Contractor Safety Performance in Lake Jackson, Texas. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Business Economist and this years keynote speaker, Jesse Thompson of the Houston Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, spoke about where Houston’s economy has been and where it's headed. Read more

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Everything is bigger in Texas, and Dow Chemical's $6 billion expansion project -- the world's largest ethylene cracker facility -- is proof. Read more

Downstream

The Dow Chemical Company announced its plan to invest in an alkoxylation facility on the U.S. Gulf Coast. Read more

Downstream

A guaranteed way for leaders to improve their own performance is to encourage feedback, however brutal, from a select “circle of trust.” Read more

Training & Human Resources

Frac fluid additives are critical to the success of hydraulic fracturing operations. There is only one chance during completion to protect the operations; delay, minimize and prevent issues during production, and maximize production during... Read more

Videos

Plant Managers and the Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce gave a State of Industry address at the Charles Doyle Convention Center in Texas City. Read more

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LyondellBasell Industries NV will buy smaller rival A. Schulman Inc (SHLM.O) for $1.24 billion, doubling the size of its business that supplies plastic compounds to the packaging, electronics and building markets. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The ECC is an association of leaders in the engineering and construction management world who are interested in fostering a powerful platform for career growth. Read more

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