TMK has opened a branch of its TD TMK trading arm at Orsk, in Russia’s Orenburg region, the pipemaking group announced on Thursday May3.
The new pipe distribution branch is in the same location as the Orsk Heavy Engineering plant, part of TMK’s oil and gas services division.
TMK also created the new branch to better serve the gas and oil sector, the main consumer of the group’s finished products, and will distribute casing pipes with premium thread connections produced at TMK’s Russian and US plants.
TMK’s pipe products will be available to Russian and foreign companies, the company said.
Orsk is the fifth branch of the company’s TD TMK trading arm where the group has production facilities, following Kamenske-Ural and Polevskoy, in the Sverdlovsk region, as well as at Volzhsky in the Volgograd region and Taganrog in Rostov.
Orsk is in the southern Urals, near the Russian-Kazakh border.