U.S. Pipe and Foundry Co. appointed Paul Ciolino as president, replacing Raymond Torok who is retiring from the position.

U.S. Pipe and Foundry Co.appointedPaul Ciolinoas president, replacingRaymond Torokwho is retiring from the position. U.S. Pipe is a subsidiary ofMueller Water Products Inc., a provider of products and services used in water distribution networks and water treatment facilities.

Ciolino brings more than 25 years of experience to his new role, most recently as president of Griffin Pipe Products Co. Inc. He joined Griffin in 2002 as vice president of marketing and was named president of the Illinois-based ductile iron pipe manufacturer later that year. Griffin Pipe is a subsidiary of AMSTED Industries, Inc.

"U.S. Pipe has consistently led the industry in innovation and quality, and we have a tremendous opportunity to strengthen our leadership position," said Ciolino. "I look forward to helping U.S. Pipe continue its long tradition of innovation and service as the United States continues to rebuild our aging water infrastructure."

Source: Mueller Water Products