NEW YORK Northwest Pipe
Co. has named Duke Watson as vice president of sales for the
tubular products group, it said Thursday.
Watson replaced Les Boswell six
months ago, a spokesman for the Vancouver, Wash.-based steel
tube and pipe maker told AMM, having most previously
served as director of sales and marketing at the abandonment
and construction division of oilfield services company Tetra
Watson will lead the tubular
products sales team and oversee all U.S. and Canadian tubular
"Dukes wealth of knowledge and experience will be a
valuable asset in forwarding Northwest Pipe Co.s position
in both the (oil country tubular goods) and line pipe markets,"
chief executive officer Scott Montross said.