Ergon - Ironton Acquires Terminal in Ironton, Ohio

Thu., Nov 6, 2014

Jackson, Miss. — Ergon - Ironton, LLC today announced it has purchased a petroleum storage facility located in Ironton, Ohio. The new terminaling operation consists of over 100,000 bbls of existing storage tanks, a dock, and approximately 47-acres of property along the Ohio River. Financial terms were not disclosed.

The Ironton facility improves Ergon’s ability to purchase and transport crude oil in the Ohio River Valley region.

Barton Lampton, General Manager of Domestic Crude Oil for Ergon Oil Purchasing, Inc., said, “Ergon has provided a market for Appalachian Crude Oil since it purchased the Quaker State refinery located in Newell, West Virginia, in 1997. This newly acquired strategic location in Ironton reaffirms Ergon’s commitment to both the region and the producing community.”

Ergon - Ironton, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ergon Terminaling, Inc.

About Ergon Terminaling, Inc.
Ergon Terminaling, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ergon, Inc. Ergon, Inc. is a privately held company that operates under six primary business segments: Refining & Marketing, Asphalt & Emulsions, Transportation & Terminaling, Oil & Gas, Real Estate, and Corporate & Other.

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