Borusan Mannesmann to build new mill

Jan 02, 2013 | 03:14 PM | Michael Cowden

Tags  Borusan Holding Group, Agâh Ugur, Borusan Mannesmann, Semith Özmen, Buddy Brewer, energy tubulars, ERW, line pipe OCTG

PITTSBURGH — Borusan Mannesmann expects to build its new 300,000-ton-per-year pipe mill in either Texas or Oklahoma.

The $150-million plant is expected to make primarily oil country tubular goods (OCTG) and electric-resistance weld (ERW) line pipe, focusing on thick-walled and high-strength pipe for shale gas production, the Turkish steelmaker said Wednesday. It will employ 350 people once it is operational.

Borusan Mannesmann, which expects production to start in mid-2014, said it is looking to become a global player with its investment in the United States, which it previously supplied from overseas. ....

Latest Pricing Trends


Are you stocking more inventory today than 18 months ago?


View previous results