Our Guiding Principles

The company has been recognized with dozens of awards for its volunteerism, philanthropy, track record of growth, commitment to safety excellence and great corporate culture. NuStar’s culture revolves around the company’s nine guiding principles:

  • Safety
  • Integrity
  • Commitment
  • Make a Difference
  • Teamwork
  • Respect
  • Communication
  • Excellence
  • Pride

These principles are emphasized in all of the company’s communications, activities and events. Employees receive a paperweight featuring these principles when they join the company and posters emblazoned with the principles are displayed at all locations. These principles are the building blocks for the great corporate culture that is responsible for NuStar’s success!