New Braunfels, Texas (Nov. 13, 2023) — Mopeka, a provider of sonar tank monitoring solutions, unveiled an innovative addition to its communication protocols. This enhancement involves the integration of Globalstar's satellite connectivity to extend the capability of Mopeka's existing suite of options, which includes Bluetooth, WiFi and Global 4G LTE networks. This expansion empowers Mopeka's clientele with a cost-effective and highly reliable means of connecting to their sensors, regardless of their location anywhere in the world.

With propane school buses, Snyder Bus Lines is proving that eco-friendly practices not only benefit the environment but also sustain a family business. The rural school bus contractor, which serves three school districts, maintains a fleet of around 40 school buses. Over 30 are powered by propane autogas, a domestically produced, affordable, clean alternative fuel.

Dead River Company has acquired Roby's Propane Gas.Cetane Associates (“Cetane”) has announced that Dead River Company has acquired Roby’s Propane Gas, a propane and distillates delivery business headquartered in West Wareham, Massachusetts. The transaction was completed on November 14, 2023.

 

During the latest mid-month period, prices at Mont Belvieu, Texas, decreased as we head into winter. The posted prices decreased 6.834 cents/gal, from October mid-month to November mid-month, and the spot prices decreased 7.25 cents. Conway, Kan., postings decreased 8.833 cents/gal, and spots decreased 7.625 cents over the month.

Archer Investment Corp. cut back on its holdings in Suburban Propane Partners by 36.4%, selling 4,0003 shares during the second quarter. Check out some of the latest holdings information for Suburban Propane Partners, according to recent disclosures with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Dallas (Nov. 3, 2023) — Energy Transfer LP announced the completion of its previously announced merger with Crestwood Equity Partners LP. The merger was approved by Crestwood unitholders at its special meeting of unitholders held on Oct. 30, 2023. Effective with the opening of the market on Nov. 3, 2023, Crestwood’s common units and preferred units ceased trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

Houston (Nov. 8, 2023) — Stuart Steel Protection (SSP) has agreed to acquire the assets of Colorado-based energy manufacturing supplier Northwestern Cathodic (NWCAT) in a move that will double the company's workforce and geographic scope.

NWCAT specializes in providing cathodic protection materials and services for utilities, propane, onshore oilfield production equipment, vessels and tanks with locations in Grand Junction, Colorado, and Greenville, South Carolina.

Jefferson City, Mo. (Nov. 6, 2023) — The Missouri Propane Gas Association (MPGA) has announced its board of directors ahead of the new year. The recognition took place during the organization’s fall board meeting in Jefferson City. Local representatives serving on the MPGA board of directors are: 

Association Officers 

Executive Committee (terms expire July 2026) 

Londonderry, N.H. (Nov. 9, 2023) — DDA Transport introduced six propane-fueled straight trucks to its fleet, joining a growing number of USPS mail contractors that trust propane vehicles to reliably deliver the mail across the country.

TerraVest Industries recently announced that they have acquired the assets relating to Highland Tank. The manufacturer of fuel and storage tanks will join the TerraVest family as the latter continues to grow its assets.
Townsend Energy has acquired the assets related to Lombardi Energy Services. Gray, Gray & Gray presided over the sale and advised both parties through the acquisition process.