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The National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors (NASPD)  2017 Education Conference took place on November 13-15, 2017,  at the Hilton Post Oak Hotel in Houston, Texas.

The NASPD Steel Pipe Basic Education Course & the OCTG Education Course is held yearly.

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Our Mission

To provide a participative environment and forum for members to network, communicate, educate and promote the steel and tube industry



NASPD 2017 Education Courses

Steel Making, Pete Kullen, Metallurgical Engineer, U. S. Steel.

Methods of Pipe Manufacturing, Gerald Merfish, CEO of Merfish Pipe & Supply

Coating, Todd Womble, Vice President, Womble Co., Inc.

Quality Control/MTR, Stephanie Sanders, Metallurgist, Berg Steel Pipe Corp.

Exploring for Energy Products, Tan C. Nguyen, Ph.D., Associate Professor, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Exploring for Energy Products (cont.), Tan C. Nguyen, Ph.D.

Used/Secondary Pipe, Bill Buckland, President, Mandal Pipe Company

General Pipe Subjects, Bill Buckland, President, Mandal Pipe Company Transportation; Pipe Inquiry; Math; Ethics

API Line Pipe, Rusty Fisher, Sr. Vice President Sales and Marketing of the Americas, Welspun Global Trade, LLC

OCTG, Beau Urech, VP Tubular Technology, Tubular Synergy Group

OCTG – Energy Pipe Products, Dave Dufresne, President, Inserpetrol Inc

OCTG – Energy Pipe Products (cont.), Dave Dufresne

OCTG – Energy Pipe Products (cont.), Dave Dufresne


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