MPLX Celebrates Recent IPO on the NYSE

On Wednesday, December 5, executives and guests of Findlay, Ohio-based MPLX LP will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company’s recent initial public offering.  The common stock of MPLX LP began trading on the NYSE on October 26, 2012 under the ticker symbol “MPLX”.


In honor of the occasion, Gary R. Heminger, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, joined by members of the company’s executive management team, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell.



MPLX is a fee-based, growth-oriented limited partnership recently formed by Marathon Petroleum Corporation to own, operate, develop and acquire crude oil, refined product and other hydrocarbon-based product pipelines and other midstream assets. Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, MPLX's assets consist of a 51 percent interest in a network of common carrier crude oil and products pipeline assets located in the Midwest and Gulf Coast regions of the United States and a 100 percent interest in a butane storage cavern located in West Virginia.