Merfish Joins Sister-Company United Pipe & Steel Corp. in the NASA Buying Group
Ipswich, MA: Today, Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. (Merfish) and United Pipe & Steel Corp (United Pipe), the largest master distribution entity of standard pipe products, announced that Merfish has been become an approved vendor in the North American Steel Alliance (NASA) buying group. Merfish joins sister-company United Pipe as a vendor in the group, further making available to NASA members the full breadth of product availability to members of the group who rely on Less-Than-Truckload orders.
“Merfish Pipe & Supply is pleased to join its sister company, United Pipe & Supply, in being a valuable vendor to the NASA membership,” says Stephen Dienes, Vice President of Sales for Merfish. “With our diverse product offerings, deep inventories, and national logistics support, our combined resources provide unparalleled support to the NASA members and their supply chain requirements.”
NASA members will now have the combined services and products of United Pipe and Merfish fully available to them, including:
- Over 270 weekly dedicated regular milk-run deliveries on our 65+ vehicle fleet of trucks, the most of any master distributor in the USA
- Access to a unique assortment of products which when combined allows a customer to easily achieve full freight allowed minimum weight requirements
- Scheduled deliveries to jobsites or supply houses to wherever the distributor desires from our combined 15+ distribution centers strategically located throughout the USA
- Offering a deep and wide range of pipe products, including Steel Pipe, PVC Pipe, Copper Tube and Coils, Electrical Conduit, Strut, Threaded Rod and related products to provide wholesale distributors maximum flexibility in purchasing and inventory management
About United Pipe & Steel Corp., Merfish Pipe & Supply Co. and Merfish Pipe Holdings: Headquartered in Ipswich, MA with a corporate office in Houston, TX, United Pipe and Merfish are the two premiere master distributors of standard pipe products. In 2019, both companies unified under Merfish Pipe Holdings to offer the most expansive line of standard pipe and related products and access to those products through the largest master distribution network in the US.