Thursday, November 05, 2009

L.B. Foster diversifies in joint venture

Written by 

L.B. Foster Co. of Pittsburgh has joined Covington, Ky.-based Lally Pipe & Tube and industry veteran Jim Legg to form LB Pipe & Coupling Products, LLC, to manufacture couplings and accessories for the waterwell, oil country tubular goods (OCTG) and American Petroleum Institute (API) markets.

lbfoster.jpg

LB Pipe & Coupling Products will occupy a manufacturing facility currently under construction in Magnolia, Tex.

"L.B. Foster is pleased to team with Lally in building this exciting joint venture. This will be the beginning of developing new opportunities in the future," said L.B. Foster Vice President Tubular Products Merry Brumbaugh.