How turnarounds boost economy

Nov 11, 2019

Turnaround are large maintenance events, but did you know they bring significant direct and indirect benefits to the local economy?

Armand Bayou Nature Center Breaks Ground on Shell Bayou Lab

Oct 10, 2019

Armand Bayou Nature Center (ABNC) is breaking ground on the Shell Bayou Lab, generously supported by Shell Deer Park.

A letter to our community about turnaround

Sep 26, 2019

Our top priority remains operating in a safe and environmentally sound manner. We greatly appreciate your support in the delivery of this event.

Deer Park Chamber connects local businesses to Shell Turnaround

Aug 21, 2019

People often ask "how can I promote by business to a turnaround workforce?" We've teamed up with theDeer Park Chamber of Commerce to do just that. We're hoping this partnership will open new doors for small businesses in our area.

Shell Deer Park Donates Historic Archives to UH Libraries

Aug 20, 2019

Collection Offers Insight into Relationship between Refinery and City

Community Grants funds eight organizations in Deer Park, Pasadena

Aug 15, 2019

Shell Deer Park gives $30,000 to non-profits organizations in celebration of the site’s 90th anniversary

Preserving History – an employee initiative

Aug 08, 2019

Vi Cooper, former Shell employee and historic society member, fondly remembers her role in preserving the site’s history.

Audio Tour highlights History, Community in Deer Park

Aug 06, 2019

Shell and Deer Park have been building community since 1929 – experience the bond in new audio tour and visit historic areas within the City.

Remembering the Moon Landing

Jul 15, 2019

Employees at Shell followed the moon landing closely, hear from a former employee on how he remembers it

Experience the Big Energy audio tour of a Texas Tale of People Powering Progress

Jun 26, 2019

The City of Deer Park, the San Jacinto Museum and Shell Deer Park are proud to present the audio tour to accompany the Big Energy exhibit.

9th Annual Strides for Schools Fun Run

Feb 12, 2018

Shell Deer Park will sponsor the 9th Annual Strides for Schools Fun Run, benefitting the Deer Park Education Foundation.

Deer Park Teachers announced as Regional Winners of Shell Science Lab Regional Challenge

May 28, 2019

Three Deer Park teachers among39 science teachers recognized for finding innovative ways to deliver quality lab experiences to students

Welcome to Team Deer Park

May 21, 2019

Shell Deer Park is thrilled to welcome newoperators to our site.

Deer Park Community Grants

May 20, 2019

The Deer Park Community Grants program was created to celebrate Shell Deer Park’s 90th anniversary by giving $30,000 to non-profit organizations in Deer Park, Pasadena and La Porte for one-time projects that are sustainable after the conclusion of the grant.

Investing in our Future Generation

Apr 29, 2019

Deer Park Engineering Symposium matches students with engineers on the job at Shell

A Monument to Family

Apr 16, 2019

The family history tied to the San Jacinto battle meant so much to me that I proposed to my wife in the shadow of the San Jacinto Monument.

Welcome to Team Deer Park

Apr 03, 2019

Shell Deer Park is thrilled to welcome new maintenance class to our site.

Shell Receives Seven Seals Award

Apr 03, 2019

Shell received the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserves (ESGR) Seven Seals award; named a semi-finalist for the Secretary of Defense Employer Support- Freedom award

From scholar to new hire

Mar 19, 2019

Kiersten Walker, a Deer Park High student, takes on leadership in new ways. Read her story.

Shell Deer Park response to ITC incident

Mar 20, 2019

Through CIMA, Shell Deer Park responded to the ITC tank fire incident with both personnel and equipment.

Renee Guckenburg, passionate to inspire a love of STEM education

Mar 04, 2019

Renee Guckenburg, Shell Deer Park HR Manager, passionate to inspire a love of STEM education

Fire truck finds new home

Feb 25, 2019

Shell Deer Park donates used fire truck to Junction City, Kansas

A father’s life at Shell

Feb 19, 2019

David Berrier, Director of Career & Technical Education at Deer Park ISD, looks back at his father's career.

Shell Deer Park reaches agreement with United Steelworkers, Local 13-1

Feb 01, 2019

A message from Greg Willms, VP of Shell Deer Park.

Looking for a scholarship for a two year technical degree?

Mar 16, 2019

This scholarship is for students who are currently enrolled or are planning to enroll in two-year associate degree and technical disciplines.

Apply now! Shell Regional Lab Challenge

Jan 16, 2019

The Shell Science Lab Regional Challenge will award prize packages to one elementary, one middle and one high school near each Shell asset with resources to improve science instruction, and provide their science teachers with professional development to improve knowledge content and instructional methods.

Women in Industry

Jan 16, 2019

Find out how women are closing the gender gap in the energy industry. CNBC headed to Shell Deer Park to explore.

Refreshing the Community Feedback program

Jan 15, 2019

Site Team Leads take charge of community feedback in Deer Park

Culture of Care

Jan 07, 2019

Amanda shares how she’s grown her career and family at Shell Deer Park.

Papa’s Legacy

Dec 14, 2018

Krisitn Callahan, City of Deer Park, remembers her grandfather

Mother-daughter duo

Nov 27, 2018

Lauren follows her mother’s footsteps in joining the Shell Deer Park family as a contract partner

Gerry Hooper celebrates 50 years at Shell

Oct 24, 2018

Shell employee Gerry Hooper has seen many changes over his career at Shell and passes on words of wisdom to the next generation of employees.

Shell Veteran Says ‘Don’t look for an award to show compassion for others’

Nov 01, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we spoke with Shell Deer Park veteran Steve Hutto – a subject-matter-expert in hydro reforming – about his time in the U.S. Navy, what he loves about his job at Shell, and why he encourages those around him to embrace life’s obstacles.

How May sees Deer Park

Jun 25, 2018

May Shek, Economics and Scheduling Manager for Chemicals, started her career at Shell Deer Park and just celebrated her 16th year. This is her story.

Around the World, and Back

Jun 25, 2018

Richard Philbrick, Emergency Response Supervisor, recounts his career from hometown to global village

Shell Veteran Acts with ‘Chronic Unease’ to Keep People Safe

Nov 01, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we spoke with Mike Bauschka about his time in the U.S. Army, why Shell Deer Park feels like a family, and how he uses chronic unease to keep everyone around him safe. 

When a workforce shortage becomes a workforce opportunity

Jul 18, 2018

Through Petrochem Works, we can shine a light on a different career path, which is a career, not just a job. Students can go into the petrochemical industry where in some fields they can make an annual income of $70,000 with two years of training or less.

9th annual Strides for Schools Fun Run nets $185,000

Jun 11, 2018

 2018 Fun Run crosses the finish line with record funds for Teacher Enrichment Grants to be awarded within the Deer Park Independent School District.

#MyShellStory

Jun 07, 2018

Shell has been part of the Deer Park community for almost 90 years. Over that time, the community and the site have shared a lot of memories.

Making Music, Engaging Many

Jun 11, 2018

James Ramirez, Production Supervisor and 7-Mile Perimeter bass player shares his story

Today’s Harbor for Children hits a hole in one

Jun 11, 2018

Golf invitational raises over $200,000 towards the Harbor’s operations

2018 marks David’s 28th year with Shell

Jun 10, 2018

David Rennie, Projects & Turnaround Manager shares sense of pride driving on site.

Science Teachers Named Regional Winners in Shell Science Lab Regional Challenge

Jun 06, 2018

Three Deer Park science teachers recognized for finding innovative ways to deliver quality lab experiences to students.

Clay shares his #MyShellStory

Jun 06, 2018

Clay Naiser, Reliability Manager, has been working in the industry for nearly 22 years now - the last 11 here at Shell Deer Park. This is his #MyShellStory

Four Deer Park students headed to Louisiana Youth Seminar

Jun 05, 2018

Our people are the foundation for our success and we are committed to developing leadership attributes in all employees. As an extension of this, Shell Deer Park sponsored four students to attend the Louisiana Youth Seminar.

Barry Klein Retirement - a letter to the community

May 31, 2018

After 32 years with Shell, the last 5½ of which have been here at Deer Park, Barry Klein has elected to retire. The next General Manager for Deer Park will be Greg Willms.

Shell Deer Park gets Social

May 31, 2018

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news and events.

Shell Deer Park’s Maintenance Department is Hiring

May 08, 2018

Shell Deer Park is accepting applications for Maintenance Crafts for Instrumentation Technicians, Analyzer Technician, Heavy Equipment Operators/Riggers, Electricians, Pipefitters, Boilermakers, Machinists, and Industrial Mechanics.

Brett Scull Laces Up for Fun Run

Apr 20, 2018

With the 9th Annual Strides for Schools Fun Run only a week away, Shell’s own Brett Scull is off to the races.

Shell Deer Park’s Production Department is Hiring

Apr 16, 2018

Shell Deer Park is accepting applications for experienced operators

Shell Deer Park prepares for Turnaround

Mar 22, 2018

Turnaround is a busy time for Shell Deer Park with an increase of workers and maintenance activities happening at the site.

Sign up for Today’s Harbor for Children golf invitational

Mar 21, 2018

The 2018 Today’s Harbor for Children Golf Invitational – Power Driven by Shell Deer Park, will take place on Monday, April 30, 2018

Developing Leadership Skills Courtesy of Shell

Jan 15, 2018

We’re offering 4 students from the local community the chance to attend LYS 2018 this summer in Baton Rouge.

Texas Independence Bike Tour 2018

Mar 12, 2018

The 2018 Texas Independence Bike Tour, presented by Shell Deer Park and the Deer Park Rotary Club took place on February 24, 2018.

Welcome Aboard – Shell 2018 Operators

Feb 26, 2018

Shell Deer Park is thrilled to welcome new process technology operators to our site.

Shell Deer Park is hiring process operators

Feb 28, 2018

Shell Deer Park is accepting applications for Process Operators (PTec Degree and Military Experience)

Apply for a Scholarship

Feb 15, 2018

Shell Deer Park is proud to sponsor two scholarships for the 2018 and 2019 academic years.

Empowering veterans, families and future generations

Feb 12, 2018

Shell’s Military Network teamed up with the Travis Manion Foundation to empower veterans and the families of fallen heroes to develop character in future generations.

Shell Deer Park-Sponsored Golf Tournament Raises $173,588 for Needy Children

Sep 06, 2016

This year’s Boys & Girls Harbor Golf Invitational – powered by Shell Deer Park – raised $173,588 for children in crisis.

Let us know how we are doing!

Feb 13, 2018

Please help us see what you are seeing by taking a short poll.

Congratulations to the 2017 Varsity Football District Champs

Dec 28, 2017

Proud of our continued community legacy in the Birthplace of Texas

Helping Preserve (and Share) an Environmental Gem

Nov 08, 2017

Shell Deer Park continues support of the Deer Park Prairie in 2017 through funding the inaugural Outdoor Education Program.

Connecting the business and residential community

Feb 06, 2018

Staying connected has never been more important, which is why Shell Deer Park teamed up with the Deer Park Chamber of Commerce to launch the Business Growth Series and mobile app.

Shell Experience at Deer Park’s 125th Anniversary Celebration

Jan 21, 2018

The Shell Experience walks through the past, present and future at Deer Park’s 125th Anniversary Celebration

Bonded Together: Not Even 20 Feet of Water Could Stop the Deer Park Family

Sep 18, 2017

Read on for the story of how colleagues worked together to bring site back up and running in the wake of Tropical Storm Harvey.

Get the Shell Experience at Deer Park’s 125th Anniversary Celebration!

Sep 29, 2017

Shell Deer Park presents the Shell Experience at the 125th Anniversary Celebration and Concert

Barry Klein’s Note to Employees

Aug 30, 2017

Site GM, Barry Klein, shares his thoughts with employees on Hurricane Harvey

We’re Hiring Operators!

Aug 07, 2017

Shell Deer Park Manufacturing Site is seeking the next class of process technology operators to join our site.

Shell Deer Park Volunteers at Armand Bayou Nature Center

May 22, 2017

The Shell Deer Park Projects & Turnaround department held another successful volunteer day at the Armand Bayou Nature Center.

Shell Deer Park Wins Industry of the Year Award

Nov 15, 2016

The Deer Park Chamber of Commerce announced that Shell Deer Park won its 2016 Industry of the Year award due to the site’s commitment to improving the local community and advancing the Chamber’s mission.

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.

Shell Deer Park Donates Training Equipment to San Jacinto College

Sep 12, 2014

Equipment furnished by site's Learning & Development and Pressure Equipment Integrity departments and delivered by the Maintenance team will sharpen students' readiness to enter the workforce in the petrochemical industry.

Planting Trees in a Storied Location - Historic San Jacinto Battleground

Sep 12, 2014

Shell Deer Park Site enjoyed a volunteer project to plant native trees at the historic San Jacinto Battleground.

Shell Deer Park Awarded by Texas Chemical Council

Sep 12, 2014

Shell Deer Park takes home two awards for exemplary results and demonstrated commitment to its employees and the community.

Shell Golf Classic donates $123,716 to Boys & Girls Harbor

Dec 22, 2014

Shell Deer Park held their annual “Shell Golf Classic” on September 15th at The Clubs of Kingwood.

Deer Park breaks ground on Shell-sponsored Gateway Project

Dec 24, 2014

Shell Deer Park donates $200,000 toward the Deer Park Gateway which will serve as an aesthetic entrance into the city.

Enabling the discovery of STEM education through robotics

Dec 29, 2014

Shell Deer Park surprises four teachers at Career & Technical High School (CTHS) in Pasadena ISD with $5000 toward their robotics program.

Shell Deer Park Sponsors Young Leaders

Jan 31, 2017

The Louisiana Youth Seminar (LYS) is a week-long summer leadership camp for high school students from around the country that takes place every year at Louisiana State University. For 2017, Shell Deer Park is looking to sponsor four local students. Learn how to apply.

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.

7th Annual Strides for Schools Fun Run brings the Deer Park Community together for Education

Join this all-community event and show support for Deer Park ISD teachers and students. Runners, walkers, kids, and families are encouraged to participate in a morning of competition, exercise, and outdoor fun in a 5K event that winds through the streets of Deer Park.

Shell Deer Park awards Battleship Texas Foundation $21,000 towards first audio tour aboard Battleship Texas

Shell Deer Park recently awarded Battleship Texas Foundation $21,000 towards the production of an audio tour in English and Spanish aboard Battleship TEXAS in La Porte, Texas.

Barry Klein and Shell Deer Park featured in BIC Magazine

Read "Klein’s passion ‘powers progress’ at Shell Deer Park" in the February issue of BIC Magazine here.

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 Strides for Schools Makes Big Steps for Foundation, Community

May 10, 2016

The 2016 Shell Deer Park Strides for Schools 5K Fun Run attracted 2,333 participants and raised over $170,000 for the Deer Park Education Foundation. 

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.

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 Deer Park Offers Industry Scholarships

Jan 16, 2017

Shell Deer Park is offering two industry associates degree scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year to students who are residents of Deer Park, La Porte or Pasadena, Texas.

Shell Deer Park Sponsors Young Leaders

Jan 31, 2017

The Louisiana Youth Seminar (LYS) is a week-long summer leadership camp for high school students from around the country that takes place every year at Louisiana State University. For 2017, Shell Deer Park is looking to sponsor four local students. Learn how to apply.

Shell Deer Park Offers Industry Scholarships

Jan 16, 2017

Shell Deer Park is offering two industry associates degree scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year to students who are residents of Deer Park, La Porte or Pasadena, Texas.

Shell Deer Park Wins Industry of the Year Award

Nov 15, 2016

The Deer Park Chamber of Commerce announced that Shell Deer Park won its 2016 Industry of the Year award due to the site’s commitment to improving the local community and advancing the Chamber’s mission.

Shell Veteran Says ‘Don’t look for an award to show compassion for others’

Nov 01, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we spoke with Shell Deer Park veteran Steve Hutto – a subject-matter-expert in hydro reforming – about his time in the U.S. Navy, what he loves about his job at Shell, and why he encourages those around him to embrace life’s obstacles.

Shell Veteran Acts with ‘Chronic Unease’ to Keep People Safe

Nov 01, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we spoke with Mike Bauschka about his time in the U.S. Army, why Shell Deer Park feels like a family, and how he uses chronic unease to keep everyone around him safe. 

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 Deer Park-Sponsored Golf Tournament Raises $173,588 for Needy Children

Sep 06, 2016

This year’s Boys & Girls Harbor Golf Invitational – powered by Shell Deer Park – raised $173,588 for children in crisis.

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 Strides for Schools Makes Big Steps for Foundation, Community

May 10, 2016

The 2016 Shell Deer Park Strides for Schools 5K Fun Run attracted 2,333 participants and raised over $170,000 for the Deer Park Education Foundation. 

Barry Klein and Shell Deer Park featured in BIC Magazine

Read "Klein’s passion ‘powers progress’ at Shell Deer Park" in the February issue of BIC Magazine here.

Shell Deer Park awards Battleship Texas Foundation $21,000 towards first audio tour aboard Battleship Texas

Shell Deer Park recently awarded Battleship Texas Foundation $21,000 towards the production of an audio tour in English and Spanish aboard Battleship TEXAS in La Porte, Texas.

7th Annual Strides for Schools Fun Run brings the Deer Park Community together for Education

Join this all-community event and show support for Deer Park ISD teachers and students. Runners, walkers, kids, and families are encouraged to participate in a morning of competition, exercise, and outdoor fun in a 5K event that winds through the streets of Deer Park.

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

At Shell Deer Park, we are proud to power progress by manufacturing the energy products that fuel our world and are the solutions for our future, all from the historic birthplace of Texas since 1929.

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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