Category: News

Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. Becomes Approved Vendor in North American Steel Alliance

Merfish Joins Sister-Company United Pipe & Steel Corp. in the NASA Buying Group Ipswich, MA:  Today, Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. (Merfish) and United Pipe & Steel Corp (United Pipe), the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Merfish has been become an approved vendor in the North American Steel Alliance (NASA) […]

New Outside Sales Representative for New York City

New Outside Sales Representative for New York City, Southern and Western Connecticut Announced Jeff Fainberg Joins the United Pipe & Steel and Merfish Pipe & Supply Team Ipswich, MA:  Today, United Pipe & Steel Corp. and Merfish Pipe & Supply Co., the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Jeff Fainberg has […]

United Pipe & Merfish Pipe Earth Day Bee Sanctuary

United Pipe & Merfish Celebrate Earth Day

United Pipe and Merfish Pipe & Supply celebrated Earth Day together this year. Our goal was to up-cycle extra PVC pipe materials we had on-hand and create sanctuaries for local pollinators, like birds, bees and more. Outside of each of our distribution centers from Massachusetts, to Texas and out to California, we have freshly planted […]

United Pipe & Steel Truck and Driver

CEO Greg Leidner on How Master Distributors Focus on Customers in 2019

CEO Greg Leidner was recently a featured contributor in a Supply House Times article, Master Distributors Focus on Customers.  On how master distributors will meet increasing customer demands: “I would continue to look for top master distributors to invest in technology that benefits customers, whether it’s self-service portals or real-time shipment tracking.” Greg Leidner CEO, […]

United Pipe Company Meetings 2019

Scenes From the 2019 Company Meetings

It was a fun and productive week of company meetings here at United Pipe & Steel.  Among the highlights: We welcomed our colleagues from the Merfish leadership team and spoke about all the great things to come with the consolidation of our two great companies Fun out-of-work activities with all of our departments, including outings […]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2019 Click here for Frequently Asked Questions UNITED PIPE & STEEL AND MERFISH PIPE & SUPPLY TO COMBINE TO CREATE THE LARGEST MASTER STANDARD PIPING PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTOR IN THE USA Houston, TX & Ipswich, MA– United Pipe & Steel (“UPS”) and Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. (“MPS”) announced today that […]

Chris DeWolfe at the CCJ Summit, credit Aaron Huff

Our Logistics & Inventory Operations Manager on Improving Shipper/Carrier Cooperation

The Commercial Carrier Journal Solutions Summit was recently held in Phoenix, and Chris DeWolfe, our Logistics and Inventory Operations Manager, had the chance to speak on a panel about the new policies and investments United Pipe is making to guarantee efficient and on-time pipe deliveries by freight carriers to our distribution centers. Because of new […]

United Pipe & Steel's Operations team at work

Featured in The Wholesaler: United with Customers

Check out this featured article from The Wholesaler,  about how United Pipe’s drivers and logistics operation benefits our wholesale customers and their bottom line, and makes us the leading master distributor in pipe products distribution! We take pride in all that we do, include our industry-best service.  We’re honored to have been recognized for the […]

Hurricane Florence Flooded Road

Operation and Delivery Updates in North and South Carolina

Since Hurricane Florence, progress has been made in reopening major highways and roads, like I-95 which is now completely open.  However, there are still hundreds of closed roads, along the coastal areas like southeast North Carolina. Because there are still a lot of roads closed due to flooding, United Pipe & Steel is currently servicing […]

Gas Explosion MA

Gas Explosions in MA

Update: 9/18/18 The pressure in the natural gas pipe system was 12 times too high when a series of explosions occurred last week in three Massachusetts towns.  For more information, click here. United Pipe & Steel’s corporate office is close to the towns affected by these explosions, and a few United Pipe employees were evacuated […]