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Retired Colonel Heads Preparedness Operation for Duke Energy, Where Veterans Play Major Role in the Workforce

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Steve McGugan’s passion to help people in the midst of crisis didn’t diminish when he retired from the U.S. Army. Only the battlefield has changed.

Driven to run to the sound of the guns, as one of his generals said, and responding to urgent situations distinguished his 24 years in the Army, including 39 months in combat operations.

That drive led McGugan, a colonel, to a new career. He joined Duke Energy in January as director of emergency preparedness.

Weatherford Trade Compliance Highly Commended

Weatherford’s Trade Compliance team honored by the World Export Controls Review
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Weatherford’s Trade Compliance team has been honored by the 2017 World Export Controls Review (ECR) Awards as a Highly Commended Export Controls Team. The Awards recognize compliance excellence and the achievements of export controls and sanctions professionals.

National Grid Wins Interactive Media Award (IMA)

Best in Class 2017 For National Grid’s First Responder Utility Safety Website
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July 10, 2017 WALTHAM, M.A.—Recognized for attaining the highest standard of excellence in website design and development, National Grid’s First Responder Utility Safety Training website, firstresponder.ngridsafety.com, has won the Interactive Media Award’s “Best in Class Award” with an overall score of 482 out of a possible 500.

Playing It Safe This Summer: Spotlight on Rail Safety

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Safety is and has always been a priority for CSX, guiding every aspect of the company’s operations. CSX works tirelessly to prevent rail-related injuries and accidents at all levels through educational programs and initiatives to help protect employees, the public, and the communities in which we operate.

The summer season is a great time to revisit CSX’s “Tips for Staying Safe Near Trains or Tracks”:

Arrow Electronics | Halo Smart Labs

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See how Halo worked with Arrow to create a home monitoring system that provides an early warning against tragedies like fires, tornadoes, and carbon monoxide... because when it comes to your family's safety, every second counts. 

Following a Disaster, You Don't Want to Be Left Asking, What If?
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See how Halo worked with Arrow to create a home monitoring system that provides an early warning against tragedies like fires, tornadoes, and carbon monoxide... because when it comes to your family's safety, every second counts. 

Insights Into NextGen, Weatherford's Leadership Development Program

Meet NextGen Employee Chad
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Meet Chad. Growing up with family in the oil industry, Chad knew he wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and work for Weatherford. Now, he feels right where he is supposed to be. Chad is a participant of NextGen, our five-year structured rotational program to develop the next generation of leadership.

To learn more about our NextGen program, visit: http://www.weatherford.com/en/nextgen

Sappi North America's 2016 Sustainability Goals: Our People

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At Sappi North America, we are committed to operating our businesses in a sustainable manner. Together with the 2020Vision, Sappi’s global growth strategy, we use our sustainability goals program to set targets, initiate improvement actions and monitor progress.

Achieve Zero Workplace Injuries

Striving for Flawless Execution

Four API Q2 Certifications Achieved
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We strive for flawless execution. We aim to deliver maximum value to our customers and achieve the highest levels of safety and service quality. 

Our Operational Excellence and Performance System (OEPS) is designed to support all Weatherford operations.

UPS Commits to More Alternative Vehicles, Fuel and Renewable Power

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UPS’s 15th annual Sustainability Report provides a complete update on the company’s sustainability efforts, including a new goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 12 percent by 2025 across global ground operations, a goal developed using methodology from the Science Based Targets initiative.

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