Hurricane Evacuee Turned Shell Operator Counts Her Blessings

Oct 13, 2016

Shell Deer Park operator Christina Smith had to evacuate her home when Hurricane Rita hit. With a young daughter to care for, mounting medical bills and an unexpected job layoff, Smith went back to school for a process technology degree, landed a job at Shell and turned her life around.

HERO Helps Employees Fuel Their Passion for Giving Back

Sep 20, 2016

Shell Deer Park has a long history of supporting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Learn more about how the site's funds enable this organization to pursue groundbreaking research and provide support to families across the country.

Shell Engineer Beats the Odds in Battle with Cancer

Aug 31, 2016

When Rick Frantz – a civil structural engineer at Shell Deer Park – received a Stage IV cancer diagnosis, doctors told him he might have six months to live. Thanks to Shell’s cancer management benefit, he’s back at work, full of energy and can’t wait to meet his second grandchild.

Shell Deer Park GM speaks at Talent Pipeline Management National Conference

Jul 18, 2016

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation held a conference this past spring to discuss its Talent Pipeline Management initiative -- an innovative program that is an employer-led, demand-driven model of post-secondary education and training. The initiative aims to close the nation’s skills gap.

Shell Deer Park Leads Annual Toy Drive for Local Charities

Last December, Shell Deer Park coordinated their annual toy drive in hopes of making a child smile during the holiday season, an effort that started at the site more than 20 years ago. The 2015 annual toy drive was another success due to the participation of Shell Deer Park employees and families as well as the Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department.

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About Shell Deer Park

Just before the Great Depression, Shell Oil Company became the first manufacturer to call Deer Park home in 1929. At that time, Deer Park had no other businesses or buildings in what is now a bustling community about 20 miles east of downtown Houston.

Environmental Excellence

Shell Deer Park invests in the latest technology and makes improvements in operating procedures and training programs so it reduces its footprint and achieves continuous improvement in environmental performance.

Social Investment & Membership

We have built a strong relationship with the community through decades of collaboration and a commitment to powering progress together.

Giving Back

For more than three-quarters of a century, Shell Deer Park has demonstrated its dedication to the community through our focus on safe, secure, environmentally responsible operations.

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