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SUMMER 2012 MINEXPO 2012 M C E L R O Y M A N U FA C T U R I N G E M I By Design A history with design and an ability to engineer custom machines explains McElroy Manufacturing’s longevity. • Tulsa, Okla. “We offer what we think are remarkable solutions to our customers.” // CHIP MCELROY, president and CEO McElroy Manufacturing specializes in building customized. fusion equipment and fintube machines.. [ BY ERIC SLACK ] McElroy Manufacturing has come a long way since it was founded in a small garage in 1954. Today, it designs, manufactures and markets what is arguably the most complete line of fusion equipment in the industry while also setting the stanPROFILE McElroy Manufacturing. Revenue: Approx. $70 million | HQ: Tulsa, Okla. Employees: 300 | Specialty: Fusion equipment and fintube machines dard for fintube machines. All of this is due to the company’s history with design and ability to engineer custom machines. “We are a boutique specialty equipment manufacturing business with two primary product lines,” President and CEO Chip McElroy says. “Our overall specialty is our ability to offer remarkable solutions to our customers.” These days, when it comes to the science of joining thermoplastic pipe, McElroy Manufacturing’s fusion machines are known around the world for their reliability, durability, productivity and technical capabilities. They join two pieces of thermoplastic pipe together using heat and pressure. Most of the time, this means fusing high-density polyethylene pipe (HDPE), but McElroy Manufacturing’s machines can fuse or weld many different types and sizes of thermoplastic pipe. McElroy is one of the only manufacturers that make equipment in a variety of configurations and in sizes ranging from half-inch CTS to 1600MM pipe. What 179

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Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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