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In 2006, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) – a railroad company – was going through rapid expansion. To keep the safety culture on track, and to become an injury-free company, G&W partnered with DuPont Sustainable Solutions.
Committed to creating a zero-incident work environment, the leading petrochemical in the GCC partnered with DuPont Sustainable Solutions to kick off an improvement project.
A Closer Look at Sustainable Serious Injuries & Fatality Prevention
SABIC is collaborating with DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) to accelerate progress towards becoming a world leader in environment, health and safety (EHS) performance.
A Partnership Between DuPont and Software Company Operational Sustainability, LLCTM Delivers Combined Software and Consulting Services
Learn how these solutions help companies address technical skill shortages – an unintended consequence of demographic change – by building capabilities related to proper handling of hazardous materials.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions is now seeking applications for the 13th edition of the DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards.
Learn how a distributed workforce in the rail industry impacts safety and the role of supervisors.
Learn how the DuPont Operational Excellence model can help companies across a wide range of industries and geographies select and apply best practices to ensure sustainable, reliable, and efficient operations, and effective use of capital.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on world-class sustainable safety performance and Relative Culture Strength.
Companies that want to achieve a sustainable and profitable business need to focus on three dimensions of their operations – value protection, value extraction and value creation. Learn more here.
Read about the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) consulting philosophy and learn more about transformational business solutions informed by years of practical experience.
This article summarizes five steps that help companies achieve and sustain an effective energy management system. Learn more about these steps and why it’s critical that organizations make energy management a part of their culture.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions implemented a “Continuous Improvement” strategy to reduce work related accidents and gain energy and financial savings at Kumas. The strategy outlined steps for workplace safety by changing the culture, resulting in improved safety reports and cost-savings worth $57 million.
Read the Pew Center case study to learn more about DuPont corporate strategies and what the company is doing to help address climate change challenges.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions brochure on using real-world expertise in consulting services and technology licensing to help transform businesses
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) overview brochure on maximizing business sustainability and protecting assets through Sustainable Operations.
Learn how asset operability over the long-term serves as the missing link in measuring true, sustainable capital project performance.
Does compliance help a company to achieve improved process safety performance? Learn more.
Learn how DuPont helped SCG Chemicals implement PSM effectively to achieve their goal of an "Incident Free Operation".
Learn how the effective implementation of an integrated Process Safety Management (PSM) system can help achieve safe operation and improve productivity..
After the economic crisis in 2008, DuPont needed to eliminate inefficiencies, introduce an integrated production system, and change the mindset at the Uentrop plant – one of DuPont’s largest in Europe. With diligent commitment to goals of operational management, Uentrop saw significant improvements in efficiency by 2011, exceeding expectations.
The DuPont Integrated Approach (DnA) for Safety delivers stronger safety management capability, as a fully integrated component of your business strategy and operations.
Read a DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) paper that describes the four stages of culture strength: reactive, dependent, independent, and interdependent.
DuPont can help your organization meet the challenges of a changing world to achieve business success that goes beyond the traditional financial bottom line
The DuPont Bradley Curve Infographic provides an overview of the proven, proprietary system that has helped enable safety success for DuPont and clients around the world since 1995.
The DuPont journey on sustainable growth path went from safety to sustainability, based on our research on environmental footprint reproduction and the sustainable supply chain.
The rapidly evolving global situation introduces new topics in a company’s agenda. In building the business case for sustainability, DuPont helps our clients identify and quantify its tangible and intangible value that would speak to all stakeholders.
The World Class Safety Survey Results Infographic provides presents data of a survey that DuPont Sustainable Solutions and Disney collaborated on about what “World Class” safety looks like.
The Kazakhstan Mining Company Infographic is a case study about DuPont helping its client benchmark performance in all safety areas against international standards.
The DuPont Sustainable Solutions Infographic provides practical approaches to enable the success of capital projects. Learn about the DuPont methodology which highlights seven critical success factors; enabling success through building clarity, capability and trust; ownership and gatekeeping and a readiness to operate approach.
This infographic outlines why companies undertake operational improvements, the external drivers, gaps which can lead to a low success rate and the benefits of an operations excellence program.
Achieving operations excellence is one of the most important contributors to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth. Learn more about the DuPont Consulting Solution for operations excellence.
Read the article to learn more about why operational excellence is one of the most important contributors to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) brochure for information on the dynamics of successful owner/contractor engagements.
New Solution Uses Predictive Analytics to Help Improve Safety Performance
This article explores the means through which competency in PSM can be cultivated among new talent, and retained among existing employees.
Learn how DuPont can help your company protect value and manage risk through our PSM Learning and Development offerings.
Learn how your company can protect value through the DuPont Integrated Process Safety Data Management Solution.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) brochure to learn more about how DSS can help improve your business through Process Safety & Operational Risk Management Workshops.
The management of process safety and operational risk is a great opportunity for companies to predict and control the risks in their operations and production processes. Many CEO's have said that what keeps them awake at night is the possibility of a "serious incident" that could bring down a company. Srinivasan Ramabhadran, Global Leader of Process Safety Management and Operational Risks, speaks to Vias Expeciales about this topic.
DSS Training Solutions offers scalable applications with versatile implementation options.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions interviewed business leaders across a host of industries in North America to better understand the key opportunities and issues facing organizations today and to learn about the steps that each is taking to address them. A summary of the findings is categorized based upon how the challenges and solutions either add to or detract from the value that an organization delivers to its stakeholders.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on the simple and effective eight step approach that can help companies with Operational Discipline implementation.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article to learn how to increase the effectiveness of Process Safety Management (PSM) implementation in the workplace.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on the implementation of Process Safety Management (PSM) in workplaces with diverse corporate cultures.
Learn how DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) can help improve process safety management systems through customized solutions to unique business challenges.
Companies are reducing energy use, water consumption and emissions to make the best decisions for their business and the environment. Learn how the DuPont Dordrecht site in the Netherlands is reducing emissions by 2% every year, to bring about a total reduction of 20% between 2010 and 2020.
Learn how to advance the effectiveness of safety management practices by changing instinctive and habitual at risk behaviors.
In the past, companies and industries focused on improving behavioral safety and building effective safety management programs. Now that the workplace safety performance of many has leveled off, they're asking themselves, ‘What next’? Are there any truly innovative, leading-edge solutions that can revitalize employee motivation for and interest in workplace safety?
Supervisors play a critical role in translating strategy into practice and ultimately supporting an organization’s journey to operational excellence. Learn more about the competencies and soft skills that are necessary for success.
Learn how adopting a strategic approach to operational risk management (ORM) can ensure the optimization of resources while maximizing risk reduction.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions implemented a “Quick Wins” strategy to reduce work related accidents at ThyssenKrupp Gerlach. The strategy outlined steps for workplace safety by changing attitudes, resulting in improved safety performance and productivity.
The DSS Process Safety Infographic details how an effective PSM program can enhance business performance through empowering employees, achieving operational discipline, and create a positive environment of involvement and collaboration. Learn the elements of an effective PSM program and its positive impacts.
This article, as published in Oil & Gas Monitor, explores the importance of implementing an integrated asset management system to help oil and gas companies increase their operational efficiency and realize significant reductions in fixed cost.
Davide Vassallo, the DuPont Global Practice Leader of Environmental Management Consulting, works with large industrial companies to reduce their operational risks and environmental footprints while improving productivity.
In 2010, Stora Enso Veitsiluoto, a Finnish pulp and paper manufacturer, began experiencing an unexpected increase in Lost Time Accident (LTA) rates. As incidents continued, the mill decided to reach out to DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) for support and guidance.
Learn how the implementation of a comprehensive local content strategy can extract significant value through more cost-effective sourcing and staffing, improved operational proficiency, higher productivity and increased capacity utilization. The local community is also able to benefit from sustainable economic development, long-term employment creation, higher living standards, improved training, better infrastructure and an improved business climate.
Learn about DuPont’s progress towards its 2015 Market-Facing Sustainability goals which capture safety, environment, energy and climate challenges facing global markets. Read about how DuPont Is responding with new products and services to help meet customer needs and expectations for more sustainable offerings.
In 2014, PhosAgro— one of the world’s leading producers of phosphate-based fertilizers, conducted a eight month project with Dupont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) to improve the company’s health and safety management system and reduce the employee accident rate.
In 2008 and 2009, Aggreko saw an upward trend in unsafe acts, which increased its Lost Time Incident (LTI) rate. The company turned to DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) for training at its Jebel Ali facility in the United Arab Emirates.
Expertise in other high-hazard industries can help build and cultivate a strong culture in hospitals and other healthcare facilities
Learn how to identify the correct indicators and reward system to improve safety performance.
Integrated, Balanced Approach Helps Companies Increase Productivity and Improve Quality, Human Safety and Environmental Footprint