Steel pipe supplier named a St. Louis fastest growing company


St. Louis, Mo (May 21, 2012) – American Piping Products, Inc. (“APP”), a leading US pipe supplier, was recently named as the seventh fastest growing private company in the St. Louis area by the St. Louis Business Journal. APP was the only steel pipe supplier to make the list.

“Our entire organization is thrilled to be ranked so high on this esteemed list. Each of our 65 employees directly contributed to our outstanding performance,” said Al Rheinnecker, Chief Executive Officer of APP. “We are proud to be a leader in the St. Louis business community and the steel pipe business at large.”

Companies were ranked by percent revenue growth, 2009-2011, and American Piping Products saw 138.10% growth throughout the three-year period. In 2009, the company reported $63 million in revenue, $103 million in 2010, and $150 million in 2011.