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Training & Human Resources

Searching for a job is generally never easy, regardless of your experience. Yet, knowing some of the mistakes to avoid can help you move in the right direction to conducting a search that can be both successful and rewarding. more

Training & Human Resources

Thorpe Specialty Services Corp. provides customers with cost-efficient, reliable solutions to the most challenging problems. more

Training & Human Resources

Operational excellence can mean many things to different employees, departments and industries. Though software can certainly aid in the documentation and enforcement of a process, it cannot replace the human element in non-automated processes. more

Training & Human Resources

Among the longstanding myths about building trade unions, perhaps the most shocking is the misnomer that workers often “go on strike.” more

Training & Human Resources

“It is comforting for workers at one of these projects to have a fully staffed state-of-the-art medical unit nearby,” said Dr. Tommy Hysler, chief medical officer for HASC’s Occupational Health Center. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Employees are the backbone of GE&S, ensuring customers stay satisfied and receive excellence in both the products and services they require. “Flexible to your needs and responsive to your requirements” more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Control room operators’ tasks have become increasingly complex. The amount of data has increased, regulations and standards have changed, and corporate operating procedures dictate almost every action. Are they meeting the needs of operators and... more

Training & Human Resources

When you see infrastructure across the U.S., you know that our cities, states and nation are stronger because of the crucial role our industries play in executing these projects. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

There are many people doing beautiful things with the goal of helping humankind achieve its highest potential. Many are choosing to evolve, refusing to succumb to the fear and anger that tear others down and that separate us. more

Training & Human Resources

Eaton, a leading power management company, will donate approximately $1.6 million to the Center for Petrochemical, Energy, and Technology (CPET) at San Jacinto College. more

Training & Human Resources

Thinking outside the box has long been the perceived go-to solution for results and creativity. We often hear leaders in this industry exclaim, “We need to think outside the box to increase efficiency,” “An outside-the-box idea is necessary to more

Training & Human Resources

B&W Energy Services places safety at the top of our priority list. When taking on a new project, B&W engineers pull information from all fronts: the client, the equipment manufacturers, the field and B&W’s past project experiences. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

When Dr. Loren Scott speaks, people listen, especially when the news is good. As one year closes and another begins, his words of hope and optimism for our local economies supporting offshore oil and gas production sound like music to our ears. more

Training & Human Resources

The plethora of parties and stressful situations can lead to an increase in alcohol, which can result in the choice to drive drunk. more

Training & Human Resources

The truth is the fuel and petrochemical industries haven’t traditionally been great at communicating the positive impacts of their work. These industries also sometimes neglect to emphasize their significance to our modern lifestyles. more

Training & Human Resources

Diversity, name change point to bright future for organization more

Plant Management & Operations

Covestro, Baytown, Roderick Herrick

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Roderick Herrick, senior vice president and site manager of Covestro’s Baytown Industrial Park, is celebrating a momentous occasion and says he has a ton of pride in his heart. more

Plant Management & Operations

United Steelworkers union locals representing 30,000 U.S. oil refinery and chemical plant workers ratified terms for contract proposals in negotiations that are to start in January. more

Training & Human Resources

The U.S. energy and petrochemical industry has experienced incredible growth over the last decade. more

Training & Human Resources

When you think about hiring a controller or financial executive, what “must haves” immediately come to mind? Certainly, a strong technical accounting background and education are musts, as is industry experience in many cases. But beyond that, what w more

Training & Human Resources

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