Downstream Pipeline and Gas Distribution Utilities

DistributionNOW's focus is to provide quality products that meet the gas utility industry's specifications, with technical support and a service model that meets customer daily requirements. Using our proprietary materials management and integrated supply chain and material management solutions, DNOW has helped many oil and gas operators generate FCF from their balance sheet. 

One-Stop Shop

Our commitment to being a one-stop shop for all downstream product and service needs means that we can provide solutions for a wide range of challenges faced by our customers. In addition to supplying high-quality valves and pipe fittings, we offer an extensive range of lubricants that are specifically designed to keep machinery running smoothly in various industrial settings. Our sizing and selection tools provide fast and efficient delivery of the materials that our customers require, reducing downtime and costs. At our core, we are dedicated to maintaining the integrity of operations and ensuring that our customers' needs are met.Whether you are looking for valves, pipe fittings, lubricants, or instrumentation and measurement devices, we are here to help. 

We also offer the following support for our utility and gas distribution customers:

  • Gas utility-specific products stocked locally
  • Storm emergency response
  • Technical valve and actuation expertise for pipeline and gas distribution
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Technical Expertise to Achieve Optimal Performance

DNOW product experts offer engineered product solutions, working with engineers, operators, and supply chain managers to determine the best solution that fits the requirements of the operation. We improve efficiencies in our customers’ supply chain and reduce operational downtime.

Our Utilities and Gas Distribution Product Offerings

If you're in the business of downstream industrial operations, then you know how important it is to have access to a wide range of high-quality products. That's where DNOW comes in - our gas distribution product offerings are truly expansive. Whether you're in need of wear parts, safety products, process equipment, or facility supplies, they've got you covered. Plus, all of our products are made with durability and reliability in mind, so you can trust that they'll perform well for years to come. So if you want to ensure that your downstream industrial operation is equipped with the best possible products, look no further than DNOW.

Fabricated Products

  • ASME pressure vessels
  • Pipeline pig launchers & receivers
  • Vapor recovery units (VRU)
  • Skid packages
  • Meter runs

Pipe and

  • Carbon steel pipe (low-temp, welded, seamless, black or galvanized)
  • Stainless steel pipe & tubing
  • Polyethylene pipe (MDPE, HDPE)
  • Fusion bonded epoxy (FBE) coating
  • Abrasion resistant overcoating (ARO)
  • Powercrete®
  • Concrete coating
  • Cement lining
  • Three-coat system

Valves and Actuation

  • Ball, plug & butterfly valves
  • Gate, globe & check valves
  • Meter valves
  • Polyethylene valves
  • Instrumentation
  • Actuation

Fittings and Flanges

  • Carbon steel (low-temp, ASTM Grade B, high yield)
  • Malleable iron
  • Polyethylene & electrofusion
  • Mechanical fittings
  • Repair clamps
  • Transition fittings
  • Hot tapping & plugging

Industrial and Facilities Supplies

  • Adhesives, Sealants & Tape
  • Batteries & Battery Chargers
  • Facility Maintenance Supplies
  • Food Service
  • Industrial MRO supplies
  • Office Supplies
  • Janitorial & paper supplies

Safety Products and PPE

  • Head-to-toe PPE
  • Protective clothing
  • Fall protection
  • Respiratory protection
  • Gas detection & instrumentation
  • Environmental protection & spill control
  • Fire & rescue supplies


  • Hand tools, power tools & accessories
  • Abrasives & cutting tools
  • Measuring tools
  • Welding supplies

Paint and Coatings

  • High-Performance Coatings
  • Paints & Stains
  • Painting Equipment & Supplies

Specialty Products

  • Anodes
  • Fusion tools
  • Paint & coatings
  • Pipeline markers
  • Pipeline pigs
  • Tanks
  • Test stations
  • Tracer wire
  • Valve & curb boxes
  • Meter sets

Benefits for Energy Industry Customers

When it comes to DNOW, you can rest assured that you are getting the best of the best. With a focus on quality and safety, our gas distribution product offerings are designed to exceed regulatory standards and provide long-lasting reliability. This means that you can rely on these products for years to come, without having to worry about product failure or safety issues. This commitment to excellence is what sets DNOW apart and makes us the go-to choice for customers who demand the best. 

Superior Safety Services from Our On-Site and Locations

Our safety services group provides unparalleled safety services to our valued clients. Our on-site and branch service centers, rental fleets, and mobile and turnaround service trucks are second to none, providing comprehensive safety services such as testing respiratory equipment, fire extinguishers, fall protection, showers and eye protection. Our team of experts is well-trained in hose and level A suit testing, respirator fit testing, and much more. 

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We pride ourselves on delivering top-notch safety services to ensure that our clients are always in compliance with health and safety regulations, our safety service branch locations and field technicians can offer:

  • Gas utility-specific products stocked locally
  • Storm emergency response
  • Technical valve and automation services
  • "Cradle-to-grave" project management
  • Engineering and design capabilities
  • Documentation control
  • Online ordering
  • Industrial vending technology

Streamline Your Industrial Supply Chain Processes

In the downstream industrial industry, having effective inventory and supply chain solutions is crucial. It allows you to efficiently and easily access data, monitor inventory and gain insights into your supply chain. We understand the importance of having an efficient supply chain. That's why we offer a wide range of supply chain solutions to help you optimize your operations and increase overall efficiency. Our team works closely with you to understand your unique needs and develop tailored solutions that meet your requirements. With our supply chain solutions, you can rest assured that you will receive the necessary materials to complete your projects faster and more effectively.

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Gaining Access to Our Online Downstream Products Portfolio

We leverages a broad and diverse product portfolio, digital tools, and customizable service models to offer significant savings to customers. A partnership with us means a tailored approach based on your needs, whether it's the lowest cost, the highest quality products, a service-centric program, or any combination.

Improved Efficiency for Your Utility and Gas Distribution Needs

We are your go-to supplier for a wide range of products and integrated supply chain solutions. Our extensive product offerings and expertise in the industry make us a trusted partner for businesses of all sizes. From refinery and petrochemical plants to industrial supplies and tools, we have everything you need to keep your operations running smoothly. Our integrated supply chain solutions can help simplify your procurement process, freeing up time and resources to focus on what matters most -- growing your business. Reach out to us with any questions or inquiries - we're always here to help!

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