About Us

The global leaders in distribution logistics and supply chain solutions

DistributionNOW is the leading supplier to energy and industrial markets worldwide. From more than 250 locations in 20+ countries, we deliver a complete range of products and services to upstream, midstream, downstream and industrial customers. We offer more than 300,000 stock items, including pipe, valves and automation, fittings, instrumentation, industrial and safety supplies, tools, electrical, drilling and production equipment, artificial lift, pumps, fabricated equipment, and industrial paints and coatings. And that's just the beginning. Our products are backed by DNOW people, who bring extensive logistics and supply-chain expertise to help our customers solve their greatest and most complex supply challenges.

In short, the best customers around the world count on DNOW, because we always deliver.


Our Vision

DistributionNOW will be recognized as the market leader in supply chain management through superior customer service, by leveraging the strengths of our employees, processes, suppliers, and information.


Our Guiding Principles

Integrity

We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards in all that we do.

Safety

We act with the highest priority on health and safety in our workplace and communities.

Teamwork

We collaborate with our suppliers, our customers, and one another to optimize the sum of all individual efforts, while being active participants in the communities where we live and work.

Excellence

We are passionate about being the best in the industry, making our customers priority one, and creating long-term value for our stakeholders.


Our Core Values

We care.

We act with compassion and honesty in all that we do. We respect one another, our customers, and our communities.

We do what it takes.

We approach every task with energy and passion to make sure the job is done right. We continuously challenge ourselves to provide the highest level of service to our stakeholders.

We are accountable.

We take pride in our work and are responsible for our actions and the outcomes produced.


Our History

DistributionNOW is a global leader in sourcing energy industry products and providing total supply chain solutions. Our vast capabilities and expertise have been growing since 1862, the year our earliest legacy company was founded.

1862 Oilwell oilfield equipment business established 
1878 Oilwell Supply formed
1894 National Supply formed
1921 Wilson Supply formed
1930 Oilwell Supply acquired by U.S. Steel
1958 National Supply acquired by Armco Steel
1987 National Supply and Oilwell Supply merged to form National Oilwell
1991 Wilson acquired Tyler Dawson
1993 Wilson acquired Wallace Company
1995 Continental Emsco Canada and Franklin Supply merged to form CE Franklin
1996 National Oilwell, Inc. initial public offering (NOI)
1999 Wilson acquired Continental Emsco Co.
2000 Wilson acquired Texas Mill Supply
2001 Wilson acquired Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Corp. and Mid-Valley Supply
2005 National Oilwell and Varco Int’l merged to form National Oilwell Varco (NOV)
2012 National Oilwell Varco acquired Wilson Supply and CE Franklin
2014 Distribution segment spins off from NOV to form DistributionNOW (NOW Inc.)

A Family of Brands, All Ready to Deliver

The DNOW Family Of Brands

DistributionNOW is a global leader in sourcing energy industry products and providing total supply chain solutions. Our vast capabilities and expertise have been growing since 1862, the year our earliest legacy company was founded. Since then we’ve steadily acquired a multitude of leading brands that continue to expand and accentuate our offering.

DURA PRODUCTS

LIGHT & ENERGY DISTRIBUTION

MACHINE TOOLS SUPPLY

MACLEAN ELECTRICAL

NORTH SEA CABLES

ODESSA PUMPS

POWER SERVICE

TS&M SUPPLY

TS&M SUPPLY FIBERGLASS