Texas Steel Conversion Announces Acquisition of Superior Drillpipe Manufacturing, Inc.

11 July 2018

TEXAS STEEL CONVERSION, INC., , a leading provider of OCTG Processing and Manufacturer of Drill Pipe, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the business assets of Superior Drillpipe Manufacturing, Inc. ("Superior") based in Houston, Texas.

Superior is the industry leader in manufacturing large diameter friction welded Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) drill pipe.  Superior's size range covers up to 8 -3/4" HDD pipe.  Superior is also a manufacturer of API and Double Shoulder Oilfield Drill pipe from 2.875" to 6-5/8" outside diameter.  Superior's Drill Pipe sales operations will be folded into TSC Drill Pipe, a division of Texas Steel Conversion.  All large diameter friction welded HDD will continue to be handled by Roger Wellens at TSC Superior HDD.

Charles McPhail, Chairman and CEO of TSC, said that, "the addition of Superior Drillpipe will support TSC's planned expansion by increasing current product volume capabilities, by adding to current size range capability and by opening new product markets.  We look forward to continuing our 43-year history of providing current and new customers with on-time deliveries of the highest quality products the market offers."

TSC was founded in 1975 and is the leading provider of Alloy OCTG processing services for Premium and API Tubing and Casing.  In 2000, TSC opened its Drill Pipe Division and began manufacturing top tier Drill Pipe serving Domestic and International markets.  TSC looks forward to providing Horizontal Directional Drilling contractors their large diameter friction welded HDD Drill Pipe needs utilizing the Superior assets.

Texas Steel Conversion, Inc. is a worldwide premier processor of oil country tubular goods and the preferred manufacturer of drill pipe.

Contact:  TSC Drill Pipe (drillpipe.com) or TSC Superior HDD (superiordrillpipe.com with website modifications in progress or [email protected]) at our websites for your Drilling Tubular needs worldwide.

Contact: Robert C. Noel - President
Phone: 713 733-6013
Email: [email protected]


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