National Tubes Limited was established in 1964 in the private sector. It was nationalized and placed under Bangladesh Steel & Engineering Corporation (BSEC) in 1972. It is the only Govt owned steel pipe producer in Bangladesh. In 1989 the enterprise was transformed into a public limited company by off-loading 49 percent shares to the general public. Now a sovereign Board of Directors manages the company.
The factory situated on the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway on 14.31. acre land at 131-142 Tongi Industrial Aarea- 20 km north of the capital city.of Bangladesh.
It consists of 3 units. The first unit with 6000 metric tons per year welding capacity was established in 1964 and abandoned in 1993 due to exhaustion of its useful life. The second unit with product range-1/2 inch to 4 inch dia was established in 1980 with welding capacity of 9000 metric tons.
The third unit with product range 4 inch to 8 inch dia was established in 1982. The welding capacity of this unit is 30000 metric tons and the total welding capacity both operative units is 39000 metric tons per year.
To contribute to the well being of the nation by producing high quality import-substitute Gas/Oil line pipes according to the specifications (Spec. QI & 5L) of American Petroleum Institute (API) and water line pipes (GI) according to British Standard (BS - 1387 & BS-729). It also firmly committed to all its stakeholders.
it visions for the future encompasses a presence in major market in Bangladesh. Building a unique enterprise reflecting utmost integrity, transparency and accountability at all levels and marketing, value-added products manufactured under an uncompromising quality program devoted to continuous improvements for customers satisfaction with modern technology, innovative vision and motivated workforce developed through strategic management of human resource and training. And achieve maximum satisfaction by providing customs with products that meet according their quality recruitment.