El Paso Corporation (El Paso) has experienced substantial growth and management change over the last decade. Most of that growth has been by acquisition, which has significantly increased the environmental liabilities under management. Meanwhile, the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation was emerging from Congress requiring publicly held companies to increase the sophistication and effectiveness of management controls. This article looks at the significant improvements made to the system of management controls and operating philosophy in El Paso’s corporate remediation department during this important time of growth and development.
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Managing the Business (and Engineering) of Environmental Remediation Projects
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Ferries, MR, & Tyrrell, K. "Managing the Business (and Engineering) of Environmental Remediation Projects." Proceedings of the 2006 International Pipeline Conference. Volume 1: Project Management; Design and Construction; Environmental Issues; GIS/Database Development; Innovative Projects and Emerging Issues; Operations and Maintenance; Pipelining in Northern Environments; Standards and Regulations. Calgary, Alberta, Canada. September 25–29, 2006. pp. 375-380. ASME. https://doi.org/10.1115/IPC2006-10135
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