PVF Briefs ... Northwest Pipe Co.
Northwest Pipe Co. reported that it has received a letter of intent from PCL Civil Constructors, Inc. of Tempe, AZ, for approximately $14 million of welded steel pipe for the Lake Pleasant Waterline, a project for the city of Phoenix. Northwest Pipe will supply approximately 44,000 feet of 78-inch-diameter steel pipe, which is expected to be manufactured in the company's Adelanto, CA, division with delivery scheduled to begin in the first quarter of 2005. The project is subject to final award by the city of Phoenix. Northwest also reported that it was named as pipe supplier to RCI Construction Group of Sumner, WA, for about $5 million of welded steel pipe and fittings for the Second Supply Line Phase V, a project for Tacoma Pipe Utilities. Northwest will supply approximately 9,000 ft. of pipe, ranging from 48 in. to 90 in. in diameter. Delivery is to begin in the fall of 2004.