Process Oils, Inc. Becomes Part of Ergon Family of Companies

Wed., Aug 5, 2015

Jackson, Miss. – Ergon, Inc., (Ergon) has announced the acquisition of Process Oils, Inc., (Process Oils) was finalized July 1, 2015. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Process Oils, based in Sugar Land, TX, has been a family-owned company since 1979, and is a trusted provider of specialty products to both the US and Mexico markets. This acquisition further exemplifies Ergon’s commitment to being a global leader in the refining and marketing of specialty oil products.

“Process Oils is a staple in the specialty oils industry,” said Lance Puckett, Ergon Vice President of Petroleum Specialties Marketing Division—The Americas. “Their industry relationships and application expertise are some of the best in the business. We are glad to have the Process Oils team become part of the Ergon family and are excited about the growth that we will accomplish together in the future.”

General operations will remain unchanged and Process Oils will continue to offer the same portfolio of product solutions as in the past.

“We’re still the same company we’ve been building since 1979, but now we have the backing of one of the largest producers of specialty petroleum products in the world in Ergon,” said Greg White, Vice President of Process Oils, Inc. “Our team looks forward to continuing both companies’ legacies of providing industry leading customer support and innovative products that add value to the market.

Ergon North & South America – About Ergon, Inc.
Ergon, Inc. is a family-owned company that operates in six business segments: Refining & Marketing, Asphalt & Emulsions, Transportation & Terminaling, Oil & Gas, Real Estate, and Corporate & Other. Within Ergon’s refining segment, Ergon Refining, Inc., is the world’s largest producer of specialty naphthenic oils. Ergon – West Virginia, Inc., is a major manufacturer of Group I and Group II paraffinic base oils. The companies are known for their outstanding customer support, secure supply, and manufacturing of consistent specialty products including HyVolt insulating oils, HyPrene process oils, HyGold base oils, and HyPrint ink oils.

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Jim Temple
Ergon, Inc.
Director of Communications