LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Effective October 1, 2018, Republic Conduit became Nucor Tubular Products. Republic Conduit manufactures steel electrical conduit for the U.S. construction market. The Republic Conduit trademark has been a household name for decades. The name will remain part of the overall brand, Nucor Tubular Products – Republic Conduit, Inc. or NTP-RC, for a period of one year before fully transitioning to Nucor Tubular Products in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Nucor Tubular Products — Republic Conduit, Inc. will continue to manufacture high quality, domestic steel conduit for the U.S. and Canadian electrical industry with trusted brand features such as Inch-Mark®, Guide-Line®, Silverslick®, and diamond-knurled I.D. on ½”, ¾”, and 1” Electrunite® EMT. NTP-RC is also one of the nation’s few domestic producers of Electrical Rigid Metal Conduit – Steel with the Galvite® brand.
“Republic Conduit is a brand synonymous with durable, high-quality, U.S.-made steel conduit. We are excited to combine the Republic Conduit brand with the comparable reputation of our sister divisions within the Nucor Tubular Products Group,” says Ramiro Rodriguez Agusti, Nucor Tubular Products’ Vice President – Commercial for Conduit. “Just like Republic Conduit, the newly formed Nucor Tubular Products Group is dedicated to Taking Care of Our Customers, which also includes our shareholders, teammates, and the communities where we all live and work.”
“Together, we will focus on making the highest quality tubular products available in the market today while also synergizing the best of each our individual operations,” said Nathan Fraser, General Manager of Nucor Tubular Products’ Conduit Division. “That Republic Conduit will join the Nucor Tubular Products brand also signals something very important: Nucor is committed to the long, hard work of continuous improvement of its products, processes, and teammates. We are here for the long haul.”
Republic Conduit joined Nucor in January 2017. Together with recent acquisitions Southland Tube and Independence Tube Corporation, Nucor formed the Nucor Tubular Products Group as part of the company’s long-term strategy for profitable growth.Tagged with acquisition