Tejas Tubular Products plans to construct a new facility located in New Carlisle, Ind.
This St. Josephs County facility will focus on the heat treatment and manufacturing of 4-1/2 through 9-5/8-inch OD well casing for the oil and gas industry. With an annual capacity expected to exceed 72,000 tons annually, the primary output of this newest Tejas facility will be heavier weight production casing with semi–premium and premium threaded connections.
“Tejas is committed to working within local communities, promoting domestic jobs, and utilizing American steel to support the US domestic tubular products industry. The New Carlisle plant is expected to create more than 100 jobs for the community”, Darrell Ballinger, Tejas Tubular vice president sales and marketing, said in the release.
Tejas Tubular Products Inc. is one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of oil country tubular goods (OCTG) for the petroleum industry. The company has manufacturing facilities in Houston and Stephenville, Texas.