Sharon, PA, June 13, 2011--Wheatland Tube, a division of JMC Steel Group, announced today that it plans to make a significant investment in its DOM (Drawn Over Mandrel) Mechanical Tubing product capacity and product capabilities. The planned investment will expand Wheatland Tube’s total DOM production capacity at its Church St. facility in Wheatland, PA. The investment will also enable Wheatland to expand its size range capability in these products, which are used in a variety of applications - agricultural equipment, automotive parts, hydraulic equipment, fluid power applications, and machined parts.
Customers will now be able to source a complete range of mechanical tubing products from Wheatland Tube as it increases its production capacity within its existing size range and produces larger DOM sizes (up to 9.000” outside diameter).
“We are excited to be able to bring the strength of our company to bear in order to better service this important segment of our business. We will expand our DOM tubing product offerings to our customers while maintaining our industry recognized levels of delivery reliability, quality, and service,” said David Seeger, president of JMC Steel Group. Mr. Seeger added, “This expansion will position our company for continued growth in this dynamic product line.”
About Wheatland Tube:
Wheatland Tube, a division of the JMC Steel Group, was founded in 1931 to produce steel pipe. Wheatland’s divisional headquarters are located in Sharon, PA. It is one of the industry’s leading producers of DOM products. The division has 7 state of the art manufacturing facilities in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Illinois. Wheatland produces standard pipe, DOM mechanical tubing, electrical conduit & fittings, fence framework, fire sprinkler pipe, and oil country tubular goods and line pipe.
For more information about Wheatland Tube, and its Mechanical Tubing products, go to www.wheatland.com, email , or call 800-245-8115.