Synercon receives i2E financing
Tulsa-based Synercon Technologies LLC recently received $450,000 in financing from i2E Inc. and other investors. The investment was led by $200,000 in financing from the i2E-managed Oklahoma Seed Capital Fund. Other investors included $100,000 from the University of Tulsa and $150,000 from Oklahoma Angel investors. Synercon, which was founded in 2013, has developed a universal device to recover “black box” data from large trucks and buses after accidents. Jeremy Daily, Synercon’s founder and CEO, is an associate professor in the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Tulsa. His areas of study include crash reconstruction, dynamics, solid mechanics, reliability and fatigue and fracture.
Insurance meeting is planned
EL RENO — A public service meeting to inform Oklahomans of recent changes that may qualify them for low-cost health insurance through the Affordable Care Act will be held 7 p.m., Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church, 221 S Barker. Experts will answer questions and can begin the enrollment process. All are welcome, including those without health insurance, those with substandard policies and tribal members who can buy insurance at almost zero cost.
New Source Energy official resigns
New Source Energy Partners LP announced that the chairman of its general partner has resigned. David J. Chernicky also was the partnership’s senior geologist. Chernicky, who has 30 years of oil and natural gas experience, stepped down to allocate more time to his other companies. “On behalf of the New Source family, I would like to thank David for his dedication to the partnership,” CEO Kristian Kos said in a news release. “As chairman, he was instrumental in identifying opportunities to grow the partnership’s upstream business. We wish David the best in his future endeavors.”
Enable subsidiary extends pact
A subsidiary of Enable Midstream Partners LP announced Tuesday that it has extended natural gas transportation and storage agreements with its largest customer, St. Louis-based Laclede Gas Co. Enable Mississippi River Transmission LLC extended its contract with Laclede at existing demand levels for 2017 and 2018. “Laclede has been a customer of MRT since 1929, and we are very pleased this contract extension continues our long-standing relationship,” CEO Lynn Bourdon said. “This renewal is another example of the value our integrated natural gas midstream assets give producers and consumers on our system — the ability to access both supply and market demand.”
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