BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — Ergon International Inc., a division of Ergon Refining Inc., recently announced plans to expand the company’s storage capacity in Antwerp, Belgium, with the addition of three new storage tanks. This new construction, scheduled for completion in October 2020, will increase capacity at Ergon’s Terminal by 9000 cbm (8,300 MT) to reach a total capacity of 39,000 cbm (35,650 MT).
“Secure supply of specialty oils for our customers is always a top priority for Ergon,” commented Per Dahlstedt, General Manager of Ergon International. The company has focused on the needs of specialty markets since its beginning in 1954. Products including HyGold Base Oils, HyPrene Process Oils, HyVolt Insulating Oils, and HyPrint Ink Oils have been sold in more than 90 countries around the world and are known for their consistency and reliability.
“The Antwerp Terminal expansion increases Ergon’s footprint and enhances security of supply for customers by allowing for rapid response in this demanding and fast-moving market,” Dahlstedt added.
Ergon Refining Inc. is the world's largest producer of specialty naphthenic oils and Ergon - West Virginia Inc. is a major manufacturer of Group I and Group II paraffinic base oils. Ergon International Inc. markets and distributes Ergon specialty oils, including insulating, base and process oils, in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Indonesia and Asia.
About Ergon: Ergon Inc. is a privately owned company that operates in seven primary business segments: Refining & Marketing, Specialty Chemicals, Asphalt & Emulsions, Midstream & Logistics, Oil & Gas, Construction & Real Estate, and Corporate.