FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 26, 2009                
Management Resources Group, Inc.
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Management Resources Group, Inc. Selected to Lead Reliability Services Initiative by BP Texas City

SOUTHBURY, CT:  Management Resources Group, Inc. (MRG), a leader in Enterprise Asset Management Solutions, announced today that it has been selected by BP North America, Inc. to assist with continued investment in optimizing asset performance and safety at its Texas City refinery, BP’s largest refinery worldwide and the third largest refinery in the United States. 

MRG has a leadership position in the field of Enterprise Asset Performance Improvement and extensive refining industry experience.  BP has enlisted MRG’s support in a critical asset health improvement project. MRG’s exceptional delivery capabilities and structured project management approach will help in implementing and operationalizing best practice maintenance strategies. MRG will provide resources to support, mentor, and augment BP’s workforce throughout their reliability initiatives.

BP has also licensed the use of MRG’s proprietary content libraries, methodologies, and accelerators, including MRG’s Enterprise Reliability Suite™ (ERS™) software to ensure that business requirements are met while mitigating the organization’s implementation risks. ERS™ provides BP with a single platform for managing the rebuilding of foundational data, failure analyses and standards-based maintenance strategies for more than 150,000 assets, enabling it to drive with confidence to go-live of its EAM system within 7 months.

“I am gratified that BP has chosen our platform for optimizing the business impact of our technical offerings”, said Robert S. DiStefano, MRG’s Chairman and CEO. “This vote of confidence is yet another tangible validation that our investments in standards, intellectual property and software are adding value to our traditional professional services offerings.” Mr. DiStefano continued: “We are committed to helping BP accomplish its objectives at Texas City.”


To learn more about Management Resources Group, Inc. visit: www.mrgsolutions.com

Management Resources Group, Inc. is a professional services firm dedicated to assisting our clients in their effort to optimize the reliability and performance of their physical assets, thereby maximizing the financial and business return on those assets. Founded in 1987, Management Resources Group, Inc. is dedicated to encouraging awareness of proactive maintenance practices and processes across the globe.

To learn more about BP North America, visit: www.bp.com


The Texas City refinery is owned and operated by BP Products North America Inc. It is BP’s largest and most complex refinery with a rated capacity of 475,000 barrels per day and an ability to produce up to 11 million gallons of gasoline per day.

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