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Midwest Energy Resources Company

Superior Midwest Energy Terminal

MERC (Superior Midwest Energy Terminal)
P O Box 787
2400 W. Winter Street & Ajax Road
Superior, WI 54880

T: 715.392.9807
F: 715.392.9137

Commodities: Coal

The Superior Midwest Energy Terminal (SMET) was commissioned in 1976 to provide for the low sulfur western coal needs of the DTE Electric power plants. Midwest Energy Resources Company receives low sulfur western coal from the Powder River Basin of Montana and Wyoming via 123-car unit trains. Coal is loaded at up to 11,500 net tons per hour onto vessels destined for power plants and industrials in the Great Lakes and Canada.

Dock Length: 1,200 ft.
Depth: 28 ft.
Capacity: Ground storage - 5 million net tons;
Annual throughput - 25.5 million net tons
Rail Service: BNSF and UP
Employees: 92

Jeff Papineau, President

Marshall Elder, Director - Terminal Operations