MATRIC | Mid-Atlantic Technology, Research & Innovation Center President & CEO, Steve Hedrick, participated in the West Virginia Marcellus to Manufacturing (M2M) Ethane Development Conference on March 26, 2014. Hosted by the West Virginia Manufacturers Association, the conference drew hundreds of people from various upstream and downstream players from across the United States.
Hedrick led a panel discussion titled, “Midstream Buildout: West Virginia Development Outlook,” which featured leaders from the midstream manufacturing industry, including:
- Jim Crews, Vice President of New Development, MarkWest Hydrocarbons
- Paul Smith, Sr. Director of Infrastructure, America’s Natural Gas Alliance
- Brian Blount, Vice President, Crestwood Midstream Partners LP
They discussed a wide array of topics, including but not limited to the greatest barriers to success in the growth of the petrochemical industrial base, how the midstream players are protecting the environment as the development occurs; and how companies partner within the communities where they operate.
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