Utilities & Gas Distribution

DistributionNOW's focus is to provide quality products that meet the gas utility industry's specifications, with technical support and a service model that meets customer daily requirements. Using our proprietary materials management and integrated supply chain and material management solutions, DNOW has helped many oil and gas operators generate FCF from their balance sheet. 


One-Stop Shop

DistributionNOW’s extensive product offerings allow us to be a true one-stop shop. With a global purchasing and distribution network, we can bring products and service from the pipeline to the house with ease. We have the solutions you need, and we are dedicated to helping you find the right products and services.

We also offer the following support for our utility and gas distribution customers:

  • Gas utility-specific products stocked locally
  • Storm emergency response
  • Technical valve and actuation expertise for pipeline and gas distribution

Technical Expertise

DNOW product experts offer engineered product solutions, working with engineers, operators, and supply chain managers to determine the best solution that fits the requirements of the operation. We improve efficiencies in our customers’ supply chain and reduce operational downtime.


Our Gas Distribution Product Offerings

We offer a wide range of products to our utility and gas distribution customers:


  • ASME pressure vessels
  • Pipeline pig launchers & receivers
  • Vapor recovery units (VRU)
  • Skid packages
  • Meter runs


  • Ball, plug & butterfly valves
  • Gate, globe & check valves
  • Meter valves
  • Polyethylene valves
  • Instrumentation
  • Actuation


  • Carbon steel (low-temp, ASTM Grade B, high yield)
  • Malleable iron
  • Polyethylene & electrofusion
  • Mechanical fittings
  • Repair clamps
  • Transition fittings
  • Hot tapping & plugging


  • Anodes
  • Fusion tools
  • Paint & coatings
  • Pipeline markers
  • Pipeline pigs
  • Tanks
  • Test stations
  • Tracer wire
  • Valve & curb boxes
  • Meter sets


  • Carbon steel pipe (low-temp, welded, seamless, black or galvanized)
  • Stainless steel pipe & tubing
  • Polyethylene pipe (MDPE, HDPE)
  • Fusion bonded epoxy (FBE) coating
  • Abrasion resistant overcoating (ARO)
  • Powercrete®
  • Concrete coating
  • Cement lining
  • Three-coat system


  • Hand tools, power tools & accessories
  • Abrasives & cutting tools
  • Head-to-toe PPE
  • Protective clothing
  • Fall protection
  • Respiratory protection
  • Gas detection & instrumentation
  • Environmental protection & spill control
  • Paint & coatings
  • Measuring tools
  • Industrial MRO supplies
  • Welding supplies
  • Janitorial & paper supplies
  • Fire & rescue supplies

Services & Support

We provide the following support at our branch locations and in the field:

  • Gas utility-specific products stocked locally
  • Storm emergency response
  • Technical valve and automation services
  • "Cradle-to-grave" project management
  • Engineering and design capabilities
  • Documentation control
  • Online ordering
  • Industrial vending technology