NEW YORK JMC
Steel Group Inc. held an official opening ceremony June 11 for
its Sharon Tube Co. subsidiary in Wheatland, Pa.
relaunched the former domestic leader in the drawn-over-mandrel
(DOM) market earlier this year (
amm.com, April 2).
JMC has invested $40
million in new DOM equipment to double Sharon Tubes
capacity and increase its size range. As a result, the pickle
and lube line at the facility can now produce 650 tons of steel
per day. Sharon specializes in A513 Type 5 and Type 6 DOM
tubing and A513 Type 1 electric-resistance weld (ERW)
Industry veteran William Perrine is heading the new division
(amm.com, March 12).