BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Jan. 18, 2022 – McWane, Inc. today announced that Kurt Winter, executive vice president of the Plumbing Group, is no longer with the company. Winter joined the McWane Family of Companies in 2006 as part of the AB&I Foundry acquisition in Oakland, Calif., and since that time, his oversight has included plants across North America – from California to Missouri to Texas, as well as Canada – and more than 1,400 team members manufacturing drainage, waste and venting products for the commercial plumbing industry.

Chairman, Phillip McWane, stated, “Having spent his entire career in the plumbing industry, Kurt has been an integral part of our Plumbing Group and helped lead the charge for growth of that division over the years. We are thankful for his many contributions and his prowess in navigating the success of this business. Our team is stronger and our future brighter thanks to Kurt’s leadership, and we wish him well in his next chapter.”

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McWane, Inc. is a family-owned business based in Birmingham, Alabama, with companies across the U.S. and around the world. The McWane family of companies casts ductile iron products, including pipe, valves, hydrants, fittings and plumbing products, and manufactures fire extinguishers, fire suppression systems and steel pressure vessels. McWane is a leader in delivering clean, safe drinking water while focusing on safe, environmentally friendly manufacturing processes. With more than 7,000 team members, McWane has a longstanding commitment of supporting the communities where our team members live and work. For more information, visit