American Piping Products, Inc. Adds Walter Lucas

St. Louis, Mo (February 2012) – American Piping Products, Inc. (“APP”) has added Walter Lucas as Vice President, Material Management. Mr. Lucas has over 30 years experience in the steel pipe industry and is considered one of the industry’s most innovative managers. Mr. Lucas will be responsible for the management of quality assurance personnel, strategy and execution; new product line development; and management of purchasing personnel and execution.

“Walter is a thought leader in the steel pipe industry. He has deep, extensive relationships and unparalleled product knowledge. We are confident Walter’s vast experience will enhance our industry-leading strategy and bring new opportunities to APP,” said Al Rheinnecker, Chief Executive Officer of APP.

About American Piping Products
American Piping Products, Inc. headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is primarily engaged in the distribution of carbon, stainless steel and chrome moly pipe, tubing, fittings, and flanges used in the processing, energy, manufacturing, fabrication and construction industries. As one of the leading steel pipe suppliers in the world, American Piping Products utilizes steel processing facilities in Houston, St. Louis, Philadelphia and Chicago that stock over 50,000 tons of material and offers immediate shipment of steel pipe, flanges and fittings to customers across the globe.

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