• July 31, 2018

    Shintech Louisiana LLC Expansion


    Way to go, Shintech! The refinery is on track to create 120 new direct jobs, with an average salary of more than $81,800. Shintech Louisiana LLC will spend $1.49 billion to expand its Plaquemine manufacturing operations, the latest in a …

  • July 27, 2018

    July Safety Newsletter


    Click here to view our monthly safety newsletter: The Safety Zone – July

  • July 23, 2018

    Happy 10 Year Anniversary


    We would like to congratulate Mathew Roullier for his 10 years of employment with UP. We are so happy to have had you with us for 1 decade! Thank you, Mathew!

  • July 19, 2018

    Job Tips


    If you’re eyeing a job that you are overqualified for, what should you do to show the employer you’re serious about getting – and staying at – the job? Read along on the link below for some tips! https://www.careerbuilder.com/advice/overqualified-for-a-job?utm_source=circulate.it&utm_campaign=circulate.it&utm_medium=linkedin  

  • June 29, 2018

    Timesheets Due Early – Fourth of July Holiday


    Timesheets Due Early – Fourth of July Holiday Next Week, weekly payroll schedule   Due to the Fourth of July holiday next week, the Accounting Department is requesting that employees submit their timesheets, per diem forms, and expense reports on …

  • June 28, 2018

    Shortcut to Permanent Disability


    6.27.18 Safety Moment

  • Happy 10 Year Anniversary Trenise!


      We would like to acknowledge Trenise Irvin for her 10 year employment of hard work and devotion to UP. We thank you for all you have done for us over the past DECADE. Happy Anniversary Trenise!    

  • June 19, 2018

    Occupational Heat Exposure, OSHA


    Heat is the #1 weather related killer in the United States. Check out this article by OSHA about Occupational Heat Exposure and how to prevent it. https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/heatstress/index.html

  • May 23, 2018

    Attn Employees: Timesheets due Early – Memorial Day Holiday


    Due to the Memorial Day holiday next week, the Accounting Department is requesting that employees submit their timesheets, per diem forms, and expense reports on or before Friday 05/25/2018. If you are unable to submit it by Friday, please make …

  • May 14, 2018

    Gulf Coast Safety Council Awards


    The GCSC 18th Annual Awards Banquet was held on May 3rd, 2018.  UP was a proud recipient of the Contractor’s Safety Excellence Award at each of these sites: Chalmette Refining, LLC Chevron Oronite Company Marathon Petroleum Phillips 66 Shell Norco …