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The key objective of a business is to generate profit for its shareholders and, as a general rule, to increase capital in the long run. Here, the number of probable and possible losses in a value chain becomes greater with larger businesses and with equipment that remains in operation for longer periods of time. One of the key questions arising at top management level in companies is where to invest resources: in performance improvement or in reliability enhancement?
Learn how industrial corporations in Russia and around the globe can overcome challenges in transformation.
Production safety is a priority task for any industrial enterprise. This matter is particularly important for managers of complex production facilities with high potential of emergencies or accidents. Safety assurance is a non-stop process that must involve highly skilled professionals and that requires continuous management’s attention.
Experience of the most efficient enterprises shows that the methodology, combining technical mentoring and coaching, leads to significant and sustainable results in the development of personnel. The system of coaching allows the leader to develop together with employees, building effective confidential relations in the process. The practice of coaching does not require additional investment, except the time of the manager, it can be applied right now and get positive results in the nearest future.
Learn how DuPont can help your company protect value and manage risk through our PSM Learning and Development offerings.
In the last years, the impact of external factors on companies has been increasing thus motivating companies to change. The basic premises for change are global competition, more stringent social and environmental norms, and the desire of investors to make profit faster and with smaller investments. Sooner or later leaders make decisions to reform their enterprises.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions is now seeking applications for the 13th edition of the DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards.
This paper focuses on five critical areas that all organisations should consider, and briefly describes their potential impact on operational strategies
From boiler blasts to explosions, the risks facing the cement industry are multiple. Companies in this sector cannot simply rely on “not doing the wrong thing” to avoid accidents and repeats. They need to put proactive measures and systems in place to prevent recurrences. Learn more.
Find DuPont Sustainable Solutions office locations and contact information in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
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.
A Partnership Between DuPont and Software Company Operational Sustainability, LLCTM Delivers Combined Software and Consulting Services
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.
Keeping a firm grip on productivity: Petrochemical giant SIBUR introduces a new production system with DuPont.
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.
Srinivasan Ramabhadran is the DuPont Sustainable Solutions Global Leader for Process Safety and Risk Management Consulting. He helps clients develop integrated safety, health, and environmental management solutions.
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.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions has joined the Healthy Workplaces Campaign, the flagship initiative of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).
DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards is a global benchmark for sustainable business performance. Applications are open to companies worldwide. Apply Today.
It’s important to remember for both reliability and safety, the goal is the same – continual improvement with the goal of reaching zero failures.
Overview of DuPont Sustainable Solutions participation at OpEx MENA 2014, the Operational Excellence conference held in Abu Dhabi in October.
The Kazakhstan Mining Company Infographic is a case study about DuPont helping its client benchmark performance in all safety areas against international standards.
How can companies optimize outcomes for this ageing workforce while improving their bottom line?
DuPont Sustainable Solutions shares its insights in operational excellence: Asset performance, people and HSE management are key.
Mieke Jacobs leads our Employee Safety practice, helping global clients establish a company-wide health and safety culture that increases performance and productivity, while reducing costs and workplace injuries.
How to change instinctive and habitual at risk behaviour
Fast expansion has its challenges. Needing to keep a firm grip on productivity, petrochemical giant Sibur introduced a new production system with DuPont Sustainable Solutions.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions held a forum at the 2014 Mining Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa to discuss sustainable change in the mining industry.
Learn how companies create shared value by measuring their business value and societal value, short and long-lasting effects, intended and unintended, positive and negative.
Organizations must effectively address business challenges through the development of a safe, efficient and capable workforce to remain successful.
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.
DuPont convened an executive forum in Dubai in 2013 to examine ways of tackling energy, food, income, living, and working conditions as challenges that need collaboration to achieve sustainable growth.
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.
DnA for Safety is designed for organizations that are already advanced in their safety culture, but whose efforts have plateaued.
As the discussion around climate change and Disaster Risk Reduction continues, there are 5 key facts about how the world and business will change that both public and private sector stakeholders should acknowledge.
Achieving operational excellence is one of the most important contributors to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth. Learn more about the DuPont Consulting Solution for Operational Excellence.
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 Operational Excellence program.
The Operational Discipline infographic demonstrates the importance of Operational Discipline in implementing Process Safety Management.
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.
DuPont explains how technology can lead to improved energy efficiency, but companies should extract value from existing assets to get more savings.
DuPont can help your organization meet the challenges of a changing world to achieve business success that goes beyond the traditional financial bottom line
Technical solutions alone are not enough for ThyssenKrupp Gerlach
Garrett Forsythe is in the Sustainable Operations practice at DuPont, and helps clients lower costs and increase yields while reducing the environmental footprints of their organizations.
The DSS Energy Efficiency Infographic details the key components and benefits of a strategic energy management system.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions explains how focusing on both processes and culture, companies can realize significant energy savings without significant outlay of capital.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions presents practical steps companies can take to improve energy efficiency within an office environment.
Since 2002, the competition for the DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards has attracted a growing number of applicants, with 2011 entries up nearly 50% on the 2010 event.
Season’s Greetings From Dupont Sustainable Solutions
Rosi designs leadership development programs, implementing innovative customized learning and development solutions while managing multidisciplinary teams.
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.