At the end of 2022, the largest investment for Louisiana in the past decade, the Polypropylene Growth Project, should complete. This project doubles the site’s capacity with a new production line.
In 2021, the Baton Rouge Refinery Integrated Competitiveness (BRRIC) investment of more than $300M was announced. This suite will ensure our refinery is positioned to attract more investment, reduce site emissions and better meet the world’s changing energy needs.
We have hired more than 400 new hires in Baton Rouge and Port Allen in 2019 and 2020.
Our Women’s Interest Network hosts local students at the Annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day each year.
ExxonMobil’s $13 million grant to bring the NMSI’s College Readiness Program to 21 Louisiana schools helped increase Advanced Placement® exams taken in Louisiana by 27 percent and 40% demonstrated mastery of college-level material.
In 2021, ExxonMobil created an internship for local North Baton Rouge students to explore industry crafts and careers. During the 7-week summer program, interns shadowed craft specialists in machinery, electrical, analyzers and instrumentation to learn, first-hand, what it’s like to work at an ExxonMobil facility.