MRC and Shell signed a 5-yr. global Enterprise Framework Agreement (EFA) for distribution of valves and automation services.
last 15 years, leading global PVF distributor MRC Global and Shell have worked
together throughout the world. On May 30, the companies continued their
long-standing relationship as Houston-based MRC signed a five-year, global
Enterprise Framework Agreement (EFA) for distribution of valves and automation
EFA covers Shell’s upstream, midstream and downstream project and maintenance
repair operations requirements in North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, the
Middle East and Africa. It also covers carbon steel, stainless and alloy pipe,
fittings and flanges in the U.S.
and stainless steel and alloy pipe, fittings and flanges in Canada.
the agreement, Shell expects MRC to be the single-source provider of valves and
the central distributor of the other products to Shell’s business units in the
are pleased that Shell continues to place their confidence in MRC to supply
their operations with these important products,” MRC Chairman, President and
CEO Andrew Lane
on activity projections, this five-year agreement represents the largest
distribution contract that we have entered into with a global customer. By
providing a ‘one-stop’ distribution platform for these products, we will assist
Shell in driving standardization of their PVF materials requirements throughout
their global organization.”
Source: MRC Global
MRC Global, Shell sign EFA for five years
May 31, 2012