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The CSPA Welcomes Two New Pipe and Tube Members

OTTAWA, June 1, 2021 --Today, Catherine Cobden, President and CEO of the Canadian Steel Producers Association (CSPA) announced that Nova Steel Inc. and Atlas Tube, a Division of Zekelman Industries are joining the Association. Scott Jones, CEO of Nova Steel and Anthony Frabotta, VP Finance and Government Relations for Zekelman Industries have also been appointed to the CSPA Board of Directors.

“The CSPA is pleased to welcome Nova Steel and Atlas Tube to our organization,” said Cobden. “Both companies are important players in the Canadian steel industry and their joining the CSPA further supports our mission of ensuring a strong and prosperous steel sector in Canada.”

The growth of the CSPA’s pipe and tube membership along with all of Canada’s primary steel production further strengthens the Canadian industry’s ability to speak with one voice to governments across the country.

“Nova Steel and Atlas Tube will bring their insights and talent to our collective efforts, particularly in the areas of advocating for trade policy improvements and promoting Canadian steel’s green advantages.” Cobden added. “We look forward to working with them.”

About Nova Steel

Nova Steel is a diversified, value added steel manufacturer headquartered in Montreal. The company serves the steel needs of many sectors, including automotive, construction, mining, agriculture, transportation, plumbing & heating, rail, and many other related industries. Nova operates across North America with Canadian operations in 5 locations in Quebec and 2 locations in Ontario.

About Atlas Tube

Atlas Tube is the largest structural steel tubing producer in North America serving the building, infrastructure, consumer products and other sectors with load-bearing applications. Atlas Tube is a division of Zekelman Industries, the largest independent steel pipe and tube manufacturer in North America. Atlas Tube operates out of Harrow, Ontario.

About the Canadian Steel Producers Association

The Canadian Steel Producers Association is the national voice of Canada's primary steel and the pipe and tube industry, dedicated to ensuring a competitive and sustainable business environment for its members and supply chain stakeholders. Canadian steel producers are integral to Canada's economy and a vital supplier to many segments of North American industry, including the automotive, energy, construction, and transportation sectors.

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