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HOUSTON, Texas, BELFIELD, North Dakota & IRVINE, California, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the leading innovator in the petroleum refining industry, announced today that it has executed long-term water supply and wastewater agreements with the City of Dickinson, North Dakota. Under these agreements the City will provide all of the industrial water needs for the Davis Refinery, being built by Meridian to...

Hydrocarbon Processing was pleased to speak recently with Mark Fonda, Executive Vice President, Engineering and Chief Technical Officer for Meridian Energy Group, which is building two grassroots refineries in the US. The company has announced that these facilities will be among the greenest-operating refineries in the world.The following Q&A provides an update on the group’s refinery plans, the reason for building the facilities in prolific...

Paul Coppola to serve as president and chief investment strategy officer Meridian Energy Group, Inc., a company specializing in the development of environmentally-conscious crude oil refineries, has added a new member to its senior management team in Houston.Paul Coppola, who served on Meridian’s board of directors and a senior financial advisor to the company, will now be filling the role of president and chief investment strategy...

HOUSTON and BELFIELD, N.D., June 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the emerging growth refining firm and leading innovator in advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial petroleum processing facilities announced today that Paul Coppola, has joined Meridian as its President and Chief Investment Strategy Officer based in the Company’s Houston office. Mr. Coppola has served on the Company’s Board of Directors and has been assisting...

North Dakota District Judge Upholds Public Service Commission Dismissal of Siting Complaint Although Meridian prefers to not comment on litigation relating to its projects, the Company is very pleased by this outcome and the continued success with every challenge to the Davis Refinery. Trying to push Meridian into a PSC Siting process for the Davis project is a transparent attempt to slow down the project, since...

BELFIELD, North Dakota (Monday, May 13th, 2019) – Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the emerging growth refining firm and leading innovator in advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial petroleum processing facilities, announced today that the company has selected Emerson, a global leader in automation control systems and technologies, as the Main Automation Partner at the Davis Refinery in Belfield, North Dakota. The Davis Refinery is the first full-conversion...

HOW A REFINERY IS LEADING THE WAY TO A CLEAN ENERGY FUTURE By: Meridian Energy Group Engineering Staff & PartnersMeridian’s Davis Refinery in the Bakken has the distinct advantage of being a greenfield project, which will be the most efficient, smartest, ultramodern refinery ever built. It utilizes a distributed business model, self-funded and completely independent in its design and operation. The Davis Refinery will serve as...

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 CSTWebinar: 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 EngineerMERIDIAN 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...