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Lance Medlin, Meridians’ Chief Projects Officer Joins Industry Leaders from Bechtel, Penn, LyondellBasell and Wood for a BIC informational webinar on Innovation in Downstream projects April 17th at 10 AM CST Webinar: Unleash Innovation to Deliver World Class Capital Projects What more can be done to improve safety, productivity, work force development and application of digital technology and be more efficient in the downstream capital projects industry? Key talking...

Courtesy: The Chemical Engineer MERIDIAN Energy has announced plans to build what it claims will be the world’s cleanest refinery in Texas, US. The company has secured land atop the oil-rich Permian Basin, and is now seeking permission from authorities for a 60,000 bbl/d refinery to produce a full slate of refined products including gasoline and ultra-low sulfur diesel. The US$1bn refinery will take advantage of...

By Robert Brelsford  OGJ Downstream Technology Editor   Meridian Energy Group, Inc. has signed a letter of intent with an unidentified firm to support midstream logistics for Meridian's recently approved grassroots 49,500-b/sd high-conversion Davis refinery to be built in Billings County in the heart of southwestern North Dakota's Bakken shale region. Under the agreement, the yet-to-be identified midstream logistics firm will build, own, and operate the crude oil and...

Meridian Energy Group, Inc. establishes Site Control for Permian Basin Refinery Company will apply Lessons Learned in the Design and Permitting of its Bakken-area Davis Refinery for a Full-Conversion Crude Refinery Sited in Winkler County, Texas, the Heart of the Permian Basin BELFIELD, North Dakota (Monday, February 11th, 2019) – Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the emerging growth refining firm and leading innovator in advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial petroleum...

Davis Refinery Permit to Construct Upheld by North Dakota District Judge Appeal Dismissed with Prejudice, Confirms Veracity of Meridian Energy Group Permit to Construct   BELFIELD, North Dakota (Friday, January 25th, 2019) – Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the emerging growth refining firm and leading innovator in advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial full-conversion petroleum processing facilities, announced today that a North Dakota District Court has upheld the Permit to Construct...

OGGN Mark LaCour, host of the Oil and Gas Health, Safety and the Environment podcast speaks with William Prentice, CEO of Meridian Energy Group, the emerging growth refining firm and leader in innovative, advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial full-conversion refining facilities. Mark and Bill discuss the Davis Refinery and how Meridian will utilize the latest generation of Digital Technology from the ground up to provide the...

Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC is Engaged with CIBC World Markets Corp. by Meridian Energy Group, Inc. for Davis Refinery Project Financing Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the leading developer of innovative and environmentally-compliant oil refining facilities, announced today that the Company has engaged Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC (“Morgan Stanley”) on a best-efforts basis, along with CIBC World Markets Corp. (“CIBC”), to assist Meridian in arranging potential...

By Sarah Skinner Going Green In The Bakken For years, the Bakken has been known to be a major oil and gas hub and it is the third largest U.S. shale oil field, behind the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford, in Texas. Primarily located in North Dakota, it also runs through Montana and two Canadian provinces – Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Because of the oil play there, McDonalds’...

For Immediate Release Meridian Energy Group, Inc. Engineering Summit held this week for The Davis Refinery with Partners Axens NA and McDermott International   BELFIELD, North Dakota (Tuesday, January 8th, 2019) – Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the leading developer of innovative and environmentally-compliant oil refining facilities, announced today that the Company and its engineering partners, Axens NA and McDermott International, have begun its first week of meetings to...

For Immediate Release   Meridian Energy Group Signs Agreement with McDermott International to be Davis Refinery FEED Contractor   BELFIELD, North Dakota (Wednesday, December 5th, 2018) – Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the leading developer of innovative, advanced technology and environmentally-compliant oil refining facilities, announced today that the company has signed an agreement with McDermott out of Houston, Texas under which McDermott will finalize the Front-End Engineering Design “(FEED)” for...