Maverick Tube Corporation

Maverick Tube Corporation

August 19, 2005 17:00 ET

Maverick Tube Corporation Announces the Election of Jack B. Moore as Director

ST. LOUIS--(CCNMatthews - Aug 19, 2005) -

Maverick Tube Corporation (NYSE:MVK) announced today that its Board of Directors has elected Jack B. Moore as a Director. Mr. Moore, 52, is Senior Vice President of Cooper Cameron Corporation and President of its Cameron Division. Prior to joining Cooper Cameron in 1999, Mr. Moore spent twenty-three years with Baker-Hughes Incorporated in a variety of executive positions. He has a B.B.A. from the University of Houston and serves on the board of directors of the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association (PESA) as well as the boards of several charitable and educational institutions.

According to C. Robert Bunch, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, "We are delighted that Jack Moore has agreed to join Maverick as a director." Mr. Bunch continued, "Jack's intimate knowledge of the oil service industry, especially in various international arenas including Latin America, will be invaluable to Maverick as we continue to grow our businesses. We look forward to his contributions as an active member of the Maverick team."

Maverick Tube Corporation is a St. Louis, Missouri, based manufacturer of tubular products in the energy industry for exploration, production, and transmission, as well as industrial tubing products (steel electrical conduit, HSS, standard pipe, pipe piling, and mechanical tubing) used in various applications.

This news release may contain forward-looking information that is based on assumptions that are subject to numerous business risks, many of which are beyond the control of the Company. There is no assurance that such assumptions will prove to be accurate. Actual results may differ from these forward-looking statements due to numerous factors, including those described under "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in Maverick's Form 10-K for its year ended December 31, 2004.

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  • Maverick Tube Corporation, St. Louis
    Richard Preckel, 636-733-1600