NEW YORK The Committee on
Pipe and Tube Imports (CPTI) has elected two board of director
officers for 2013-14.
John P. Stupp, chief executive
officer of Baton Rouge, La.-based Stupp Corp., was elected CPTI
chairman, succeeding Edward Kurasz, executive vice president of
sales at Harvey, Ill.-based Allied Tube & Conduit Corp.
Stupp previously was vice chairman of the Washington-based
Douglas Polk, vice president of industry affairs at
Houston-based Vallourec & Mannesmann USA Corp., was elected
vice chairman. of the CPTI, which represents the interests of
U.S. pipe, tube and fittings producers, including supporting