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Steel Tank Makers Elect Leaders

Monday, April 8, 2013

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Members of the Steel Tank Institute/Steel Plate Fabricators Association have elected their officers and Board of Directors for 2013-14.

Sonny Underwood of Mid-South Steel Products, Inc. was chosen as the 2013 president of STI/SPFA at the group's recent annual meeting in Bonita Springs, FL.  Also elected were:

  • Kevin Gallagher, Caldwell Tanks, vice president; and
  • Steve Meeker, Hamilton Tanks, treasurer.
Sonny Underwood

Sonny Underwood is the 2013 president of the Steel Tank Insitute.

Board Positions

Past President Terry Cooper, of Acterra Group, was elected chairman of the board. Ralph Carpenter, American SpiralWeld, was re-elected for a second three-year term on the board, representing the Steel Water Pipe Section of STI/SPFA members; and Tim Woofter, Stanwade Metal Products, was also elected for a three-year term.

Continuing their terms on the 2013 Board of Directors are Tony Honey, Modern Welding Co., Technical Committee chair and representing the Shop-Fabricated Tank Section; David Watson, Watco Tanks; Tim Racicot, Nooter/CIC Group, Safety & Health Committee chair; Steve Hammoor, Brighton Tru-Edge, Pressure Vessel Section chair; and Jerry Schollmeyer, Morrison Bros., representing Affiliate Members.

STI/SPFA is a not-for-profit association whose member companies fabricate steel tanks, pipe, and pressure vessels for use in the petroleum, food, water, and chemical processing industries.

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