• April 9, 2019

    2018 TOP A.C.E.S. Team = Valero St. Charles


    We would like to recognize Valero St. Charles for their outstanding commitment to safety!  Team Valero St. Charles has achieved TOP A.C.E.S. Team for the 4th year in a row, with a total of 300 hazard observations turned in for …

  • April 3, 2019

    Beaumont Crawfish Boil


    Another successful crawfish boil this past week in Beaumont, TX! We hope everyone had a great time and enjoyed the giveaways!  

  • March 1, 2019

    Happy Mardi Gras!


    Happy Mardi Gras weekend from UP! We hope that everyone has a great time with their friends and family.  Click the link to refresh your memory with Mardi Gras safety tips and recommendations.  Have a great weekend!       …

  • February 25, 2019

    Common Interview Questions


    Employers tend to stick to the basics when it comes to interviewing candidates. Improve your upcoming interviews by preparing answers to common questions. Here are seven of the most common interview questions and how to ace them.   https://www.forbes.com/sites/ashleystahl/2016/10/26/how-to-ace-the-top-7-most-common-interview-questions/?fbclid=IwAR1SXxO8-bDNnJBB6rPCu1eTSf0pU3wV9jL49MYlr45Vou696LPYOYhJV5U#339f6bd223e7

  • February 21, 2019

    The Effects of Excessive Sodium


    Too much sodium in your diet increases blood pressure. Sodium holds excess fluid in the body which creates an added burden on the heart. As American Heart Month comes to a close, the American Heart Association helps us learn what excess sodium in our diet …

  • January 22, 2019

    Houston’s Industrial Market Ends 2018 on a Hot Note


    The numbers are in! Data shows that Houston, TX’s logistics and petrochemical industries ended 2018 on a red-hot note. What a great way to kick off 2019!   https://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2019/01/02/houstons-industrial-market-ends-2018-on-a-hot-note.html

  • January 17, 2019

    What Your Resume Should Look Like For 2019


    A new year means a new opportunity to land a better job, and perhaps better benefits and a higher salary to go along with it. But to score that new role, you’ll need to wow prospective employers with an awesome …

  • January 3, 2019

    Workplace New Year Resolutions


    New Year’s resolutions in the workplace can unite your team and create a more cohesive plan for your work goals next year. Here are a few New Year’s workplace resolutions that can better you as an employee! https://www.forbes.com/sites/carolinecenizalevine/2018/12/29/10-new-years-resolutions-for-your-career/#35e4f6ce5afc

  • December 26, 2018

    Season’s Greetings From UP!


    We hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday! Can you believe 2019 is almost here?? Season’s greetings from the main office!  

  • December 21, 2018

    Maintaining Work/Life Balance


    The holidays are generally a time filled with festivities, good cheer and even better food. So, who wants to work? Probably not many of us, but we still need to get the job done despite the holidays and all their …