Over Forty Years of Growth and Progress
As a member of the community, we take great pride in being a part of the economic engine that helps to keep Ascension Parish growing. Being a good neighbor in the community is not just running a business. We take an active part in our education system and also spend time doing volunteer work in our community to help those in need. We believe that our people are our most valuable asset.
The Royal Dutch/Shell Group (the "Shell Group") - A global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with functions in more than 100 countries and territories. Our aim is to meet the energy needs of society, in ways that are economically, socially and environmentally viable, now and in the future.
Shell Chemicals - With major manufacturing facilities around the world, the companies that make up Shell Chemicals number among the world's largest petrochemical operations. We focus on the production of bulk petrochemicals and their delivery to large industrial customers who, in turn, use them to make many of the essential materials of our modern world.
Shell Chemical LP -The Shell Group’s chemical business operations in the U.S. are performed through Shell Chemical LP, which is one of nearly 70 companies engaged in chemicals businesses for the Shell Group.
Shell Chemicals Geismar - Because the name Shell Chemicals refers to the group of chemical businesses within the Shell Group, we use Shell Chemicals Geismar to refer to the Geismar Chemical Plant in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. The community of Geismar is located approximately four miles from the Shell Chemicals Geismar Plant.
People are our most important resource. Core values, shared and embraced throughout the organization, are critical to achieving our mission and our vision. Our values are:
- Commitment to, and personal responsibility for safety excellence is shared by all employees
- Decisions reflect what is good for the organization as a whole
- Communications are open, direct, and meaningful
- Business information and strategies are widely shared and understood
- Management is visible and accessible
- Innovation and creativity are encouraged
- Employees are positive representatives of Shell in the community