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United Pipe’s Chris DeWolfe on Becoming “Shipper of Choice”

Our logistics and inventory operations manager, Chris DeWolfe, talks with Supply Chain Dive about being becoming the shipper of choice in a carrier’s market. “‘We want to work together so the relationship is a win-win for both parties,’ said Chris DeWolfe, logistics and inventory operations manager for United Pipe & Steel, the largest master distributor […]

Copper Tube, United Pipe & Steel Corp.

Copper Up $.05 This Morning

4/10/18:  Copper is up another $.05 this morning, after closing up $.01 yesterday.  You can keep track of trading prices at: www.unitedpipe.com/COMEX If this trend continues, there could be a multiplier change by close-of-business.  Click here to see all of our copper products and their list price sheets. Please call your United Pipe representative for […]

Strut, United Pipe & Steel Corp.

Strut Increase Coming April 30th

Due to Section 232 impacting domestic pricing and import pricing up to 25% on all incoming raw material, along with new trucking regulations which have caused freight costs to increase, mills have  announced a 10-18% price increase, effective Monday April 30th, 2018. Click here to see all of our Strut products and our Strut list […]

Copper Tube, United Pipe & Steel Corp.

New Copper List Price Sheet

Copper tube mills have announced a new Copper Tube list price sheet taking effect today. Click here to see the new list price sheet. Please call your Sales Representative for your multiplier: 1-800-777-7473 See our Copper Tube products by clicking here. We continue to recommend that you use our services as a weekly pipe distributor […]

Delivery and Trucking Considerations

As many of you know, electronic logs have been in place nationwide on all delivery trucks.  This Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration policy ensures that drivers are off the road for mandatory, tracked down-time.  Since going into effect, the strict budgeting of hours for “wheels rolling” have caused previous day-trips to become multi-day trips, which […]

New Canadian Steel List Price Sheet

Due to continued changes in the Steel Pipe market as a result of the Article 232 signing last week, we continue to see price increases on Domestic, Canadian and Import Steel. As a result we are instituting a new Canadian Steel List Price Sheet (click here to view) taking effect immediately. All quotes are now […]

United Pipe's Noah Heller and Michael Blair on stage with the WinSupply senior management team

United Pipe Wins the WinSupply Industrial Supplier of the Year Award

On March 13th, at a ceremony during the Winsupply Annual Meeting and Vendor Showcase in Nashville, TN, United Pipe & Steel Corp. was awarded the Winsupply Industrial Supplier of the Year Award.  This prestigious award was presented to United Pipe’s Vice President of New Markets, Noah Heller and Director of National Accounts, Michael Blair in front of over […]

Service Update: Winter Storm At Our Corporate Office Tuesday

UPDATE 3/14/18:  All business operations have resumed in our MA corporate office after digging out from Winter Storm Skylar. Call or email us now to place orders: 1-800-777-7473 Below is our original post: Due to the high-impact nor’easter that will hit coastal New England on Tuesday, March 13th, our corporate office will be closed for […]

Mexico, Canada and others may be exempted from US steel tariffs

Update 3/8/18:  The President has signed into action tariffs on import steel.  Get key details now at:  unitedpipe.com/232 Today, the White House suggested that Mexico, Canada and other countries may not be subjected to steel tariffs that may be put into place due to the Section 232 investigation. At a press conference, the White House […]