Technical Sales Brian Lowe, VP of Marketing & Sales for Wallover Company, Bill Percy, and Jody Early attended the 5th Annual Steel Tube + Pipe Conference held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Houston, Texas earlier this month. This conference is an information gathering and networking event for individuals involved in the steel tube and pipe industry, and allows an outlet for discussing issues directly related to their businesses.

Topics covered included: Opportunities and Vision for the Future Concerning Gas and Oil Shale,   Current Vision of the Industry, Flat Rolled Suppliers Perspectives, Distributors of Pipe and Tube, Welded Tube of Canada Spotlight, Seamless Tube Spotlight, Safety and Technology, Economy, Line Pipe, International markets outlook  and a focus on international mills.

Commonwealth Oil was a gold sponsor at this event, and had the opportunity to mingle with members of the Steel Tube, Pipe and OCTG world which we supply Tube Mill Coolants, Rust & Corrosion Inhibitors and other Metalworking Fluids.

The event is hosted by the American Metal Market (AMM), a popular news outlet for the Steel Tube + Pipe industry. For more information on the AMM, please visit For more information on the event, feel free to contact Brian Lowe, or Bill Percy,