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Superior Tube and Many Volunteers Help to Clean up Perkiomen Creek

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Superior Tube and Many Volunteers Help to Clean up Perkiomen Creek

Press release date: May 1, 2014

More than 700 people volunteered in April to help clean up the Perkiomen Creek Watershed.

The volunteers cleared trash and recyclables from 44 locations along local creeks on April 12, removing 550 bags of debris, 130 tires and 3,000 pounds of scrap metal.

The watershed conservancy offered thanks to all those who participated this year whether on foot, by boat or in trucks.

The conservancy also thanked community sponsors including Perkiomen Creek Watershed Improvement Corporation, Aqua Pennsylvania, Superior Tube Company, Barry Isett and Associates, Dow Chemical Company, PPL, and dumpster provider, Advanced Disposal.

About Superior

Superior Tube is a global leader in the manufacture of precision tubing. From aerospace to power stations, and oil and gas extraction to medicine, our products are used in a range of industries, and have improved quality of life for millions of people around the world.

Founded in 1934, Superior Tube has a proven track record in innovation and creativity. Our approach has led to groundbreaking new technologies, and amazing new products. We were pioneers in the manufacture of the precision nickel tubing used in cathode ray tubes, and hypodermic needles. Superior Tube was the first precision tube mill to draw titanium, niobium and tantalum products, and we manufactured the tubing used in the first cardiac stent implants.

Because of the innovative culture within our company, customers around the world turn to Superior Tube for high quality tubes that excel in conditions where failure is not an option. And we continue to set new standards in terms of quality, reliability and performance across the precision tubes industry. From initial design through to material selection, production and certification, we work with our customers to develop tubing for the most demanding applications, whether that’s in space, under the sea or inside the human body.

Based in Collegeville, PA, what’s unique about our tube mill is that we can manufacture both seamless and welded tubes in a wide range of stainless steel, nickel, titanium and zirconium alloys. This gives our customers a whole range of options, and you can choose between straight lengths or coils. When a new engineering solution requires a specialty precision tubing product, our team will do everything within their power to meet and surpass your expectations. Superior Tube brings together the best people and the latest technologies to take on the toughest challenges.

Superior Tube Co.
3900 Germantown Pike
PA 19426-3112
General Enquiries:+1 610.489.5200


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