Author: Merfish United

Forklift picks copper tube at United Pipe & Steel

New Will-Call Minimums and Procedures

In order to ensure the health and safety of our employees and customers, we will be instituting a new will-call policy effective tomorrow, Tuesday March 24th, that will focus on social distancing and include the following: The new MINIMUM Order quantity for ALL will-call orders is now 5,000 lbs. Will-call orders must be scheduled in […]

A Message from Merfish United about COVID-19

Deal valued Customer/Vendor, Merfish United prides itself on being focused on the safety, health and welfare of our employees, customers and vendors. We are closely monitoring the developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), across the country and around the world. With that in mind, and in order to remain compliant with government policies and standard […]

Copper Tube

Why Copper is Up, and a Multiplier Increase is Possible

Copper has been even more volatile than usual of late.   According to this article from CNBC, “Copper bounced on Tuesday as traders and funds reversed bets on lower prices after China’s central bank moved to offset the damage to economic growth and demand from the coronavirus in the top consumer.”  To summarize: China’s copper […]

US Metal Conduit

Understanding the Rising Metal Conduit Prices

Our friends at Wheatland Tube have provided a steel and market update, which contains info about an anticipated 7% price increase on metal conduit in the near future.  Steel conduit mills are pushing through their fourth price increase this year,  after cumulative increases over the base of 8%  in October, 17% in early November and […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

From all of us at Merfish and United Pipe, we wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving. We’re thankful for your continued trust, and grateful for your business. Enjoy your holiday, and safe travels! We will be closing today at 3:30pm local time across the country, reopening on Monday. Please call your representative […]

Sprinkler Pipe at United Pipe & Steel

Fire Prevention Week and Sprinkler Pipe

It’s Fire Prevention Week, which you can learn more about from our friends at the National Fire Protection Association.  Across our nation-wide distribution network, we have the steel pipe your customers need to keep in stock for sprinkler and fire protection applications, including: SCH 10 : 1-1/4” – 8” SCH 40 : 1/2” – 8” […]

United Pipe & Merfish Pipe Earth Day Bee Sanctuary

United Pipe & Merfish Celebrate Earth Day

United Pipe and Merfish Pipe & Supply celebrated Earth Day together this year. Our goal was to up-cycle extra PVC pipe materials we had on-hand and create sanctuaries for local pollinators, like birds, bees and more. Outside of each of our distribution centers from Massachusetts, to Texas and out to California, we have freshly planted […]

PVC Pipe Delivery From United Pipe & Steel

New PVC List Price Sheet Now in Effect

As previously announced, due to an increase in raw materials, PVC mills have just announced a list price increase on PVC Pipe products. This new PVC Plumbing sheet is now in effect.  SEE IT NOW. To place orders, please call your United Pipe representative today: 1-800-777-7473 More Info: PVC Pipe Products List Price Sheets United […]