Global Manufacturer TMK Commemorates Tenth Anniversary With Civic Leadership Breakfast, Formal Gala
CHICAGO, Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — In recognition of TMK’s tenth anniversary and their growth to become one of the top three global producers of steel pipe in the world, the company’s top leaders will welcome more than 400 guests to Chicago for a weekend of celebration.
“The past ten years have been a period of exciting growth and international expansion for the TMK Group,” said Dmitriy Pumpyanskiy, Chairman of TMK. “We have been at the forefront of tubular innovation and have entered a number of dynamic new markets to serve the oil and gas sector. We thank our customers, community partners and employees who have collectively contributed to our success over the last decade.”
The weekend will begin with a Civic Leadership breakfast, hosted at the private home of TMK IPSCO Chairman Piotr Galitzine. Along with Chairman Pumpyanskiy, Mr. Galitzine will introduce Russian Ambassador to the United States, Sergey Ivanovich Kislyak, to Chicago’s business and political community and celebrate the company’s successful model for Russian-American business relations.
This evening at the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago, TMK’s Tenth Anniversary gala will honor the people and businesses that have made TMK the leading global pipe manufacturer that it is today. The event is appropriately themed “Commitment to Innovation.”
Also in honor of TMK’s Tenth Anniversary celebration, and in support of the company’s ongoing commitment to children and the arts, TMK has made a $100,000 donation to After School MattersÃ‚®, an organization founded 20 years ago that provides Chicago public high school teenagers with innovative, hands-on, project-based out-of-school time programming in the arts, science, sports, technology and communications.
About TMK IPSCO
TMK IPSCO operates in North America as a division of TMK, a global market leader in energy pipe production. TMK operates 24 production facilities around the world. TMK product offerings include a wide range of seamless and welded energy tubular products including oil & gas drill pipe, well casing and tubing, line pipe, LD pipe, standard pipe, hollow structural sections and related services. TMK also manufactures premium connections for oil and natural gas drilling and production under the ULTRA(TM) Premium Connections and TMK Premium brand names. For more information on TMK, visit www.tmk-group.com.
SOURCE TMK IPSCO