Capital Project Best Practices: More Construction for Your Money

Originally delivered Aug 12, 2009
Developed by: AIChE
  • Type:
    Archived Webinar
  • Level:
  • PDHs:

Share This Post:

James B. Porter, Jr., Principal Consultant for DuPont Safety Resources, discusses project best practices and how to deploy them to ensure the most business effective expenditure of resources, such as people, money, and time. He also covers how to assess the state of project development and judge when it is ready for authorization. He presents key material that enables organizations to execute projects more safely and quickly, and at less cost. Anyone who approves or manages capital or large cost projects can benefit from this presentation.


James B. Porter, Jr.

James B. Porter, Jr. is Principal Consultant for DuPont Safety Resources. Drawing on over 40 years of hands-on DuPont safety, health and environment engineering, as well as operations experience, Jim helps customers make significant and sustainable improvements in workplace safety, process safety management, and operational excellence. Previously, Jim was chief engineer and vice president of Engineering and Operations for DuPont until his retirement in 2008. Jim joined DuPont in 1966 as a chemical engineer in the engineering service division. He was named vice president of Engineering in...Read more

Once the content has been viewed and you have attested to it, you will be able to download and print a certificate for PDH credits. If you have already viewed this content, please click here to login.



Do you already own this?

Log In for instructions on accessing this content.


AIChE Member Credits 1
AIChE Members $69.00
AIChE Undergraduate Student Members Free
AIChE Graduate Student Members Free
Non-Members $99.00
Webinar content is available with the kind permission of the author(s) solely for the purpose of furthering AIChE’s mission to educate, inform and improve the practice of professional chemical engineering. All other uses are forbidden without the express consent of the author(s).