Shell Awards TMK IPSCO Two Long-Term Pipe Contracts

  Shell Awards TMK IPSCO Two Long-Term Pipe Contracts

TMK IPSCO Will Provide Seamless and Welded OCTG, Connections and Line Pipe for
                                 Three Years

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- January 22, 2014

TMK IPSCO, the North American division of global pipe manufacturer TMK, has
been awarded two three-year contracts to provide both oil country tubular
goods (OCTG) and line pipe to Shell for onshore and offshore applications.

Five of TMK IPSCO’s plants are currently providing pipe to Shell under the
OCTG contract. These include plants in Ambridge and Koppel, Pennsylvania;
Wilder, Kentucky; Blytheville, Arkansas; and Baytown, Texas. Welded and
seamless OCTG as well as TMK UP™ brand DQX premium connections are currently
being delivered. TMK’s Volzhsky and Sinarsky mills in Russia will provide line
pipe under Shell’s specification.

TMK IPSCO is one of the largest North American producers of welded and
seamless pipe and premium connections for the oil and gas industry.

“Our legacy of quality, industry-renowned customer service, and focus on
innovative products and services allow us to drive unparalleled value for our
customers,” said Scott Barnes, TMK IPSCO’s senior vice president and chief
commercial officer. “With a clear corporate vision, a well-defined mission,
and uncompromising values, TMK IPSCO is committed to being North America’s
energy tubular supplier of choice.”


TMK IPSCO operates in North America as a division of TMK, a global market
leader in energy pipe production. TMK operates 28 production facilities around
the world. TMK product offerings include a wide range of seamless and welded
energy tubular products including oil and gas drill pipe, well casing and
tubing, line pipe, large diameter pipe, standard pipe, hollow structural
sections and related services. TMK also manufactures premium connections for
oil and natural gas drilling and production under the TMK UP brand name.

TMK IPSCO manufacturing plants:

Ambridge, Pennsylvania
Baytown, Texas
Blytheville, Arkansas
Brookfield, Ohio
Camanche, Iowa
Catoosa, Oklahoma
Edmonton, Alberta
Geneva, Nebraska
Houston, Texas
Koppel, Pennsylvania
Odessa, Texas
Wilder, Kentucky

For further information about TMK IPSCO, please visit


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