• September 11, 2019

    In Remembrance of 9/11


    Today marks the 18th anniversary of the September 11th attack on our country leaving nearly 3,000 people dead in the worst act of terrorism the nation has ever experienced. Today we pray for and honor those who lost their lives …

  • September 6, 2019

    Shell Geismar Jambalaya Cook Off


    Our employees at Shell Geismar had a great time at the Jambalaya Cook Off benefiting The United Way. Big thanks to everyone involved and kudos to our amazing cook off team!  

  • August 29, 2019

    Timesheets Due Early – Labor Day Next Week!


    Timesheets Due Early – Labor Day Next Week, Bi-weekly and Weekly payroll schedule! Due to the Labor Day holiday next week, the Accounting Department is requesting that employees submit their timesheets, per diem forms, and expense reports on or before …

  • August 27, 2019

    Safety Quote – Emily Perilloux


    Shout out to Emily Perilloux for her commitment to safety! UP thanks you 🙂

  • August 26, 2019

    Happy National Dog Day


    UP wishes all of the wonderful dog parents in our community a very Happy National Dog Day! Spoil your fur babies as much as possible today!  Happy National Dog Day!!      

  • August 23, 2019

    Guest Speaker – Corey Boice


    We would like to thank Corey Boice, Process Safety Manager at Shell, for guest speaking at UP yesterday.  We enjoyed hearing about his journey as a Chemical Engineer and what UP’s partnership means to Shell.  Thanks Corey!  

  • August 19, 2019

    Geismar Plant Expansion


    Construction of the third methanol plant in Geismar, Louisiana will transform the entire production site into one of the world’s largest methanol complexes. https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/business/article_9ad88282-aa74-11e9-a1e8-6bd0d61937b0.html

  • August 16, 2019

    Happy Weekend!


    We hope everyone has a safe and happy weekend!  Try to stay cool in this hot weather.  Happy Friday from your friends at UP!  

  • August 12, 2019

    Back to School Safety Checklist


    As students get ready for a new school year, make sure safety is on their list.  Check out the National Safety Counsel’s Back to School Safety Checklist that provides tips for walkers, bus riders, bicyclists and drivers.  https://www.nsc.org/home-safety/seasonal-safety/back-to-school

  • August 6, 2019

    U.S. Crude Oil Production Continues to Set Records


    Crude oil prices began rising in early 2019 partially offsetting the price drop seen at the end of 2018.  Read more for several other factors that contributed to increases in the U.S. production forecast.  https://www.oilandgaspeople.com/news/19089/us-crude-oil-production-continues-to-set-records/?fbclid=IwAR0OZ0Sm26AdqgAIb_yJCnAputYAHjhWRNbqwjoKotG6dS3GnIi4BuIbD34