MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX)
MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX), a development stage company mainly engaged in acquiring, developing, as well as funding gas, oil, and infrastructure projects in South America and Texas has announced its partnership with Trinity Consultants, Inc. Trinity Consultants is a global environmental company that is involved in ensuring good air quality.
As part of the agreement, Trinity will help MMEX Resources obtain environmental authorizations, with regards to air quality, for refinery construction . The authorizations will include the application of the New Source Review Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) permit which is a requirement from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), the Title V Federal Operating Permit and the application to EPA Region 6. Trinity will also offer wide environmental support including environmental feasibility evaluation of the site, analysis of regulatory applicability, developing a permitting strategy, preparation of permits – negotiation as well as public participation.
MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX) in March announced plans to start construction of a crude oil refinery plant. The plant will be built in the Permian Basin near Fort Stockton Texas and will be subject to fulfillment of all regulatory requirements.
MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX) has signed an agreement with KP Engineering for the design and construction of the Pecos County refinery. In a statement, MMEX Resources Corp President & CEO Jack W. Hanks said plans to contract the refinery are proceeding and the selection of KPE as the project contractor is a very important step towards the start of the project. He added that KPE is widely experienced in the Texas market; their agility and scalability making them the ideal contractors to work on the project.
In yet another announcement made by MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX) and KPE, KPE will appoint Interstate Treating, Inc./RAMA Fabrication, Inc. as its subcontractor to fabricate and engineer the refinery’s vessels and process modules. This will ensure that the refinery is constructed exclusively on U.S sourced equipment and materials. While acknowledging the appointment, KP Engineering Chairman and CEO Brandon T. Steele said they are encouraged by the trust that MMEX Resources Corp (OTCMKTS:MMEX) has placed in them to construct the state-of-the-art refinery as well as the transport channels in the Permian Basin. He adds that KP Engineering has some of the best trained and experienced professionals in the engineering industry.