VICKSBURG, Miss. – Beginning March 5, 2020, Ergon's naphthenic refinery in Vicksburg, Mississippi, will undergo a planned turnaround. In addition to necessary maintenance and upkeep, Ergon is reinvesting in process safety and reliability improvements to ensure longevity of systems and operations.
As a family-owned company, Ergon has a track record of reinvesting, which has helped the company remain reliable and positioned them well to take advantage of the shifting crude and regulatory landscape.
The turnaround process will last a total of 26 days. Customers should not expect any supply disruptions during this planned maintenance period.
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. Within Ergon's refining segment, 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. Product lines include HyGold base oils, HyPrene process oils, HyVolt insulating oils, and HyPrint ink oils.
Kathy Potts Director of Marketing Communications Ergon, Inc. firstname.lastname@example.org 601-933-3000 ergon.com