John Barth Articles

Budget Season

It’s that time of year again, budget season. Many of our clients are working feverishly to prioritize, build a business case, and present their needs to the leadership. The reality is that many, if not most, proposed safety projects are...

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Not So Fast: A Winter’s Cautionary Tale

Texas and much of the US Gulf Coast will remember the week of February 15, 2021, for generations. Much like Hurricane Harvey in 2017, Winter Storm Uri’s effects will remain and, if appropriately absorbed, create positive change in the...

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Adapt, Listen, Have Fun

“Adapt or die.” “Listen to your customers.” “Have fun at work.” These three mantras have been part of my career from the start. I was able to work for companies like Disney and a major league baseball team as a college student and just...

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What Now?

Emergency Readiness in the Industrial Market Uncertainty, Opportunity, and Necessity Converge It’s May 21st. Here in Texas, my family and I have been “at home” since March 15. Our two older children have finished their college semesters...

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Industrial Emergency Response: 2020 and Beyond

This blog is part five in a six-part series discussing how Digital Transformation will affect Emergency Preparedness. Throughout this series, we explore how Digital Transformation is helping to positively impact Emergency Readiness in the Petrochemical and Refining sectors.

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Why Digital Transformation is Important to Our Industry

This blog is part three in a six-part series discussing how Digital Transformation will affect Emergency Preparedness. Throughout this series, we explore how Digital Transformation is helping to positively impact Emergency Readiness in the Petrochemical and Refining sectors.

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