N. Merfish Supply Co. announced the purchase of Mitsui Tubular Products Inc.'s domestic line pipe assets, along with the assets of Line Pipe Center Inc., also known as Pipe Exchange.

Pipe Exchange specializes in the distribution of line pipe used in gathering and distribution systems for natural gas and other petroleum products. Pipe Exchange distributes pipe manufactured by Lone Star Steel, Tex-Tube Co., and other API Line Pipe manufacturers. The company also maintains a large inventory of coated pipe to serve customers who find themselves with an open pipe ditch and an immediate need for pipe already coated.

Founded in 1920, N. Merfish Supply Co. is a master distributor of carbon steel standard pipe, weld fittings and flanges, serving over 28 states.

Pipe Exchange will remain in its current offices with its current staff and can be reached at its Houston location by calling 713-934-9480 or electronically via sales@pipexch.com.