Northwest Pipe Company Announces New Vice President of Sales

Northwest Pipe Company Announces New Vice President of Sales for Its
Tubular Products Group 
VANCOUVER, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/13 --  Northwest Pipe Company
(NASDAQ: NWPX) recently announced the appointment of Duke Watson as
Vice President of Sales for the Tubular Products Group. Duke brings a
distinguished record of leading successful sales teams in the oil and
gas industry. Prior to joining Northwest Pipe Company, Duke held the
Director of Sales & Marketing position in the Abandonment and
Construction Division at Tetra Technologies Inc. (TTI) -- an oilfield
service company. 
Based in Houston Texas, Duke has the responsibility of leading the
Tubular Products sales team and overseeing all Tubular sales
activities in the U.S. and Canada. Duke will focus on cultivating a
sales and customer service team that will ensure Northwest Pipe
Company's growth objectives are achieved going forward. Duke
comments, "I'm very excited about working for a company with such a
strong focus on growth in the OCTG and line pipe markets. I look
forward to the many challenges that my new position presents." 
"Duke's wealth of knowledge and experience will be a valuable asset
in forwarding Northwest Pipe Company's position in both the OCTG and
Line Pipe markets," said Scott Montross, President & Chief Executive
Officer, Northwest Pipe Company.  
About Northwest Pipe Company
 Northwest Pipe Company is a leading
manufacturer of welded steel pipe and tube products. The Tubular
Products Group operates three technologically-advanced ERW (Electric
Resistance Weld) mill facilities. Tubular Products portfolio serves a
wide-range of markets and its quality certified pipe and tube
products are good for applications including: oil and gas, structural
industrial, fire protection, low pressure and agricultural. The Water
Transmission Group is the largest manufacturer of engineered steel
pipe water systems in North America. With five Water Transmission
manufacturing facilities, the Group is positioned to meet North
America's growing needs for water and wastewater infrastructure. The
Water Transmission Group serves a wide-range of markets and their
solution-based products are a perfect fit for applications including:
water transmission, plant piping, energy, tunnels, river crossings,
structural, industrial and construction. The Company is headquartered
in Vancouver, Washington and has manufacturing facilities in the
United States and Mexico. 
For more information, visit 
Yvonne Green
(360) 397-6250 
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