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Ergon BioFuels Plans To Close Ethanol Plant

Fri., Sep 14, 2018

VICKSBURG, Miss. – Ergon BioFuels, LLC, a subsidiary of Ergon, Inc., has announced plans to close its ethanol plant in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in December 2018. Read More…

Ergon Purchases Resinall

Thu., Aug 2, 2018

JACKSON, Miss.— Ergon, Inc., announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Ergon Chemicals, LLC, completed the purchase of Resinall Corp, Resinall Mississippi Inc., Industrial Transport Inc., and Resinall QALICB, LLC, (Resinall) on August 1, 2018. Resinall is a manufacturer of thermoplastic resins and polymers with manufacturing facilities in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Severn, North Carolina. This acquisition moves Ergon into the specialty chemicals market, building upon the company's commitment to being a global leader in the refining and marketing of specialty products. Read More…

Obituary: Ergon COO Jimmy Langdon

Mon., Jul 30, 2018

Jackson, Miss.- Jimmy Langdon, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ergon, Inc., died Friday, July 27, 2018, in a motorcycle accident. He was 54 years old. Read More…

U.S. Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Ergon - West Virginia in RFS Claim Against EPA

Fri., Jul 20, 2018

Ergon - West Virginia, Inc., Wrongfully Denied Small Refinery Hardship Relief Read More…

Ergon to Adjust Naphthenic Prices in North America

Thu., Apr 26, 2018

Jackson, Miss. – Ergon has announced an increase in pricing of naphthenic oils in the North American market by $0.20 per gallon, effective Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The increase will apply to all viscosities. Read More…

COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT: DEATH OF ERGON FOUNDER

Wed., Apr 18, 2018

JACKSON, Miss. – The Ergon Board of Directors is saddened to announce the death on Tuesday, April 17, of Leslie B. Lampton, Chairman Emeritus of Ergon, the energy-based company he founded in 1954. Read More…

Ergon to Adjust Naphthenic Prices in North America

Tue., Jan 9, 2018

Jackson, Miss. - Ergon has announced an increase in pricing of naphthenic oils in the North American market by $0.20 per gallon, effective Friday, January 12, 2018. The increase will apply to all viscosities. Read More…

Ergon to Purchase SemGroup's Asphalt Business in Mexico

Mon., Jan 8, 2018

JACKSON, Miss. − Ergon Asfaltos México HC, LLC, and Ergon México HC, LLC, both subsidiaries of Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc., (EA&E) announce finalization of an agreement to purchase the asphalt business of SemMaterials México. This agreement includes the purchase of membership interests of the following entities from SemMaterials, L.P., and SemMéxico, LLC:

  • SemMéxico Materials HC s. de R.L. de C.V.
  • SemMaterials HC México S. de R.L. de C.V.
  • SemMaterials México S. de R.L. de C.V.
  • SemMaterials SC México S. de R.L. de C.V.
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Ergon to Adjust Naphthenic Prices in North America

Thu., Oct 5, 2017

Jackson, Miss. - Ergon has announced an increase in pricing of naphthenic oils in the North American Market by $0.15 per gallon, effective Friday, October 6, 2017. The increase will apply to all viscosities. Read More…

Ergon to Adjust Naphthenic Prices in North America

Tue., Apr 25, 2017

Jackson, Miss. - Ergon has announced an increase in pricing of naphthenic oils in the North American Market by $0.15 per gallon, effective Friday, April 28, 2017. The increase will apply to all viscosities. Read More…

Ergon to Adjust Naphthenic Prices in North America

Wed., Jan 4, 2017

Jackson, Miss. - Ergon has announced an increase in pricing of naphthenic oils in the North American Market by $0.20 per gallon, effective Friday, January 6, 2017. The increase will apply to all viscosities. Read More…

Ergon Expands Operations in Asia

Fri., Dec 2, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. -- Ergon, currently the world's largest producer of naphthenic specialty products and second largest manufacturer of bright stock, has announced continued global expansion with a new bulk storage terminal in Ulsan, South Korea, as well as a new regional office in Singapore. Read More…