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2009-11-23 05:00:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pipe Metallurgical Company (TMK), one of the leading world pipe and tube manufacturers and the largest in Russia, participates in the Russian National Exhibition November 18 - 21 in Chicago (USA). The exhibition coincides with the 200-th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and the USA and is the first presentation in recent years of Russian companies and their innovative projects in the USA. The exhibition...

2009-05-06 05:00:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- TMK IPSCO and GB Tubulars, LLP announced today that they have entered into an agreement, granting TMK IPSCO's Catoosa, Oklahoma finishing mill an exclusive license to make and sell welded tubular products utilizing GB Tubulars' "Coupling for Drilling-with-Casing Operations" patent (U.S. patent 7,347,459). Through this new association, GB Tubulars' Drilling-with-Casing Connections are now available as a mill-finished product from GB Tubulars or from...

2009-04-23 13:10:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- TMK IPSCO was notified yesterday by the United Steelworkers and its Local 1870 that union members at the Company's Wilder, Kentucky plant have ratified the tentative labor agreement reached last week. The new contract replaces one that expired April 15, 2009 and will remain in effect through April 15, 2012. The contract covers approximately 300 production and maintenance employees. The terms of the new agreement include a freeze on base wages for...

2009-04-13 08:00:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction of a new heat treat facility has been completed at TMK IPSCO's Baytown Works in Baytown, Texas. The facility, designed to heat treat and finish mainly seamless tubing and casing sizes from 2 3/8" diameter to 7 5/8" diameter, is an efficient, modern operation and will place TMK IPSCO at the forefront of tube and pipe heat treating production. The project was initiated over 2 years ago and is coming on stream at a time when more...

2008-09-18 00:00:24

By Joe Napsha With oil hovering around $95 a barrel and drilling in the United States for oil and natural gas on the rise, the new Russian-based owner of steel tube plants in Koppel and Ambridge in Beaver County sees a bright future for local operations. "We see a number of pluses in this acquisition and in this market. The market is so dynamic. Everybody worldwide is drilling more, exploring more," said Piotr Galitzine, chairman of TMK IPSCO, the Lisle, Ill.-based North American...

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