Preston offers customized solutions to your business information needs. Our experience in the pipe and tube industry combined with our extensive database of pipe and tube information makes us uniquely suited to provide actionable insights to your specific problem. Our experience and data, combined with our integrity, impartiality and focused approach, results in a superior value for our customers.


We offer consulting services focused on the steel pipe & tube industry. Consulting services are specific to our client’s needs. Examples of our past work include: greenfield and brownfield expansion planning, acquisition guidance and advice, business plan preparation, market evaluation, distribution planning, topic specific conference calls, special event presentations and onsite education and training. We also offer customer survey services. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Special Market Studies

We offer custom Special Market Studies for individuals and corporations covering a wide variety of topics including – but not limited to – detailed and precise analysis of market trends, pricing, supply & demand, and evaluation of production capabilities. These Special Market Studies are offered on a one time or on a subscription basis. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Special Reports

We also offer Special Reports on an as-needed/as requested basis. These may be initiated by Preston to address paradigm shifting events in the industry or may be requested by a customer and have included President’s Reports, Board Meeting Preparation, etc. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Historical Data

At Preston, we maintain or have access to data that we don’t regularly publish or data that we also offer in an Excel format. This can include import/export data, extended historical data, forecast data, and other pipe and tube industry topics. Many of our customers subscribe to data services in addition to our standard reports. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.