Global Business Consulting Services and Process Technology Consulting
DuPont brings two centuries of real-world experience to client engagements, applying best practices we’ve developed in our own processes and manufacturing sites, as well as in providing integrated services and technology worldwide.
Drawing on over 200 years of DuPont experience, our global business consulting and process technology experts possess a knowledge base of impressive breadth.To share this unique, hands-on expertise, we formed our DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) consulting and technology licensing practice. We offer our time-tested leadership in business and technology to clients seeking to become safer, more efficient and more environmentally sustainable.
Our global business experts customize DSS solutions for clients in a wide range of industries, from petroleum refining to transportation, manufacturing, mining, utilities, construction, aerospace, hospitality and beyond. DSS clients gain from our ever-expanding expertise, as well as from our own rich history of science-driven innovation, problem-solving success, and strong brands.
DSS offers customized solutions across numerous areas of excellence: workplace safety, employee training programs, environmental management, energy efficiency, process technology licensing, asset productivity, and capital effectiveness. We not only help clients develop strategies in these areas, but help implement these strategies and manage change to optimize results.
STERIS Corporation Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on STERIS Corporation to see how they are working today for a safer tomorrow.
OMV Petrom Group Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on OMV Petrom Group to see how they refined safety performance.
PotashCorp—Aurora Facility Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on the Aurora Facility to learn about the successful use of a combination of two distinct MECS® high-performance catalysts in a grass roots, large scale, new sulfur-burning acid plant in North America.
ZeCor® Alloys Case Studies
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS)case study on how MECS® ZeCor® materials are intrinsic to CF Industries and JR Simplot plant success.
PEMEX Gas Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on PEMEX Gas to see how they formed a foundation for asset effectiveness.
Conoco Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Conoco to learn more about how safety training and safety audits helped prevent injuries at Conoco’s North Sea operation.
Hindustan Unilever Ltd. Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Hindustan Unilever Ltd. to see how they lead corporate culture transformation through behavior safety.
Mitsubishi Motors Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Mitsubishi Motors to see how they drive home the "zero harm" message challenge.
MOL Group Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on developing Process Safety at MOL, the second building block of an effective safety culture.
Toll Ports Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on Toll Ports to learn how they embrace workplace safety as a key business value.
K-Sea Transportation Inc. Case Study
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) case study on K-Sea Transportation Inc. to see how they used a centralized platform for user-friendly, engaging employee training.
DuPont Capital Project Management
Learn how DuPont saved time, money and resources when building its Cooper River site through the implementation of the DuPont Capital Project Management system. DuPont Sustainable Solutions capital project management methodologies help organizations complete projects on time and on budget while protecting the environment.
INFORMATION & IDEAS
- Safety Performance Infographic: Kazakhstan Mining Company
The DSS Consulting Philosophy
Read about the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) consulting philosophy and learn more about transformational business solutions informed by years of practical experience.
The Path to Operational Excellence
Read the article to learn more about why operational excellence is one of the most important contributors to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth.
Relative Culture Strength
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on world-class sustainable safety performance and Relative Culture Strength.
Steve Puricelli, Vice President, MECS
An expert in sulfur recovery technologies, Steve is responsible for commercialization of new technologies and all technical aspects of sulfur management solutions. Technologies include SolvR regenerative scrubbers, DynaWave® wet scrubbers and dry sulfuric acid plants.
Simon Herriott, Global Managing Director, DSS
Simon Herriott is Global Managing Director of the DuPont Sustainable Solutions global consulting practice. His team of experts helps make organizations safer, more efficient, and more environmentally sustainable.
Sam Ponzo, Training Solutions
As Practice Leader, Learning & Development Solutions, Sam Ponzo helps his clients achieve sustained improvements in operational, safety and learning & development performance.
Rosi Torriani, Global Solutions Architect
Rosi designs leadership development programs, implementing innovative customized learning and development solutions while managing multidisciplinary teams.
Juan Aguiriano, Sustainable Operations
An expert in environmental management, capital effectiveness, and energy efficiency strategies, Juan helps organizations improve return on operations while reducing their environmental footprint.
Productivity Expert Garrett Forsythe
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.
Environmental Expert Davide Vassallo
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.
Brian Rains, Global Practice Leader
Brian Rains leads our Operations Excellence practice, helping clients optimize their operations performance through a holistic approach to safety, quality, yields, assets, supply chains and energy utilization improvement.
USES AND APPLICATIONS
- MECS® Spent Acid Recovery Process
- MECS® WavePak™ Tower Packing for Sulfuric Acid Plants
- MECS® Brink® Fiber Bed Mist Eliminators
Brink® TowerGARD® Mesh Pads
See how TowerGARD® Mesh Pads from MECS® yield 50% turndown ratios or higher for sulfuric acid plants, significantly boosting corrosion resistance.
- MECS® Sulfur Burning Acid Plant Process
- MECS® Metallurgical Sulfuric Acid Process
MECS® Brink® Packaged Mist Elimination Systems
Discover how our mist elimination systems meet emission regulations in fuming acid, organic, asphalt and metalworking mist and oil smoke applications.
Contractor Safety Management Methodology
See how DuPont experts adapt our proven contractor safety management methods to benefit clients, based on our own capital projects and turnarounds.
Felt Leadership Best Practices Workshop
See how the PSM/ORM Felt Leadership Best Practices Workshop boosts the ability of a company’s leaders to improve its safety culture and performance.
Process Safety Management: 11 DuPont Best Practices Workshops
See how DuPont Best Practices Workshops introduce proven Process Safety Management methods, tailored to your company’s location, schedule and needs.
- DuPont Process Safety Management Systems
DuPont Integrated Approach (DnA) for Safety
See how our powerful, psychologically based safety program, the DuPont Integrated Approach (DnA) for Safety, is a catalyst to accelerate performance.