US Line Pipe Producers Call on Trump ...

by tubelinks on 06/13/2017 - 08:43 pm
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Russian-owned EVRAZ North America has taken a massive line pipe sale away from the U.S. industry and is aggressively seeking to capture other large sales, even as the Administration prepares to issue Section 232 recommendations on whether steel and steel product imports are a threat to national security.

Cheniere Energy informed U.S. producers that it has awarded its "Midship Pipeline" sale to EVRAZ, a Russian-owned company with pipe production in Canada. The job will require 221 miles, or 105,000 net tons, of 36-inch and 30-inch diameter line pipe. The total line pipe ...

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Texas Plant Extruding 65-inch Diamete...

by tubelinks on 06/09/2017 - 08:19 pm
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Pipeline Plastics LLC installed a new extruder at its Levelland, Texas, plant that can make high density polyethylene pipes with diameters up to 65 inches as part of a plan to expand its product offering and geographic reach.

The Westlake, Texas-based business had been producing pipes with diameters up to 24 inches but demand is growing for larger sizes from the water and oil-and-gas gathering markets in Texas and the region, company spokeswoman Patricia Isbell said in a phone interview.

Company officials said they believe Pipeline Plastics now joins just two other e ...

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Tekni-Plex announces $15M Investment ...

by tubelinks on 06/09/2017 - 10:36 am
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WAYNE, Pa., June 8, 2017 -- Tekni-Plex, Inc. is announcing a $15 million investment in a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China, near Shanghai. It represents the single largest recent investment by Tekni-Plex and reflects the growing needs of the Asia-Pacific pharmaceutical and medical device market. Production for some product lines has already begun.

Initially, the more than 140,000-square-foot (13,000-square-meter) facility will manufacture products for Tekni-Plex's Natvar, Colorite and Action Technology ...

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Leon Fuat Allots RM50m Capex for New ...

by tubelinks on 06/08/2017 - 03:31 pm
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BUKIT JALIL: Steel trading and processing company Leon Fuat Bhd, which is cautiously optimistic on the current financial year ending Dec 31, 2017, has allocated a capital expenditure (capex) of RM50 million for its new steel pipe manufacturing plant in Port Klang for the next two years.

Its executive director Calvin Ooi Shang How said the capex is for the first phase, which will be utilised for the factory’s construction and machinery.

It is targeting for the plant to be completed and to start production next year. 

Leon Fuat is venturing into steel pipe ...

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