Threaded Products


L.B. Foster provides threading services for agricultural, municipal and industrial waterwell applications with quality tubular products and exceptional service. Our innovative plant uses advanced technology threading equipment to meet precise customer specifications and expedite deliveries nationwide from our convenient Houston area location.

Quality Pipe and Accessories for Waterwell Markets

L.B. Foster Threaded Products has the experience and reliability required to deliver quality waterwell products in today’s rapidly changing environment. We are a trusted supplier to the vertical pump industry with an earned reputation for timely delivery, superior reliability, consistent quality and commitment to customer satisfaction.  

We provide top quality water system tubular products and services that are designed to meet your requirements now and in the future. L.B. Foster delivers pump column pipe assemblies and accessories as you need them, when you need them and where you need them.  

Look to L.B. Foster Company as your primary source for customized service and competitive pricing of Just-in-Time quality tubular products

Flanged and Threaded Pump Column Pipe

L.B. Foster threaded pump column pipe and micropile is manufactured to your exacting specifications on high-speed automated threading machines. Our pump column pipe is produced in sizes ranging from 4” nominal through 14” nominal.

  • Threaded and coupled column

  • Flanged pump column pipe

  • Carbon steel, stainless steel and other alloys

Our threading services facility is located in Magnolia, Texas and utilizes advanced technology threading and conveyance equipment to maximize production capacity and expedite deliveries.

State-of-the-Art Threading Facility

The L.B. Foster Threaded Products facility is located in Magnolia, Texas and meets agricultural, municipal and industrial waterwell needs with quality water system tubular products and services. This innovative plant utilizes advanced technology threading and conveyance equipment to maximize production capacity and expedite deliveries.

The facility was designed from the ground up to incorporate equipment in a single flow manufacturing line that fully expedites the movement of water system pipe through advanced threading processes. The use of new Okuma pipe threading equipment assures the production of threaded pipe column that meets the most exacting client specifications. This advanced technology assures exacting specs are met to provide perfect matchup.

Pipe Threading Equipment and Fabrication Capabilities

  • roll cutting for light wall pipes as well as bandsaw cutting for heavy walled and high strength pipes, in excess of 14” diameter and 1” wall thickness, for mild structural grades as well as high strength steel tubulars

  • threading of micropile casing from 4.5” through 14” diameter, with max. thread lengths of 5”

  • various CNC thread patterns, including 4TPI micropile threads, as well as client provided custom thread patterns and thread matching services are available

  • welding / installation of micropile cutting tools, i.e. J-teeth, tri-cones, dragbits

  • full length drifting

Pipe Thread Types (Available On Pipe Sizes 4” Thru 14”)

  • Straight thread

  • 8V taper

  • 8 round

  • Buttress

Our plant also includes additional acreage for the storage and staging of pre-purchased inventory to accommodate just-in-time delivery to jobsites nationwide.

Quality Control

L.B. Foster Company is committed to meeting customer expectations and increasing customer satisfaction through continual improvement of its products, services and the quality management system.

To review our quality control thread certifications for ISO 9001:2015, API Specification Q1, and API Spec 5CT, please refer to our Quality Information page.  

Commitment to Operational Excellence

Honored winner of IndustryWeek's Best Plant Award for advanced practices in Lean manufacturing.

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