Poarch, Swinbank acquire A&B Valve and Piping Systems

Don Poarch and Joe Swinbank, co-founders of the Sprint Companies, have acquired A&B Valve and Piping Systems LLC, a supplier of pipe, valve, and fitting (PVF) products and services to the energy and industrial markets.

A&B Valve and Piping Systems will continue to operate under the same name moving forward, with daily operations directed by Bruce Bilger, Gideon Hixon, and James Spearman. Starting with its home location in Broussard, Louisiana, in 1972, A&B Valve and Piping Systems has grown to serve customers with six locations throughout Louisiana and Texas.

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