2 Second Lean virtual tour: Vallourec Tube Alloy

August 4, 2021 | 10:00 am to 10:59 am
Eastern Time
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 | conference@ame.org



Vallourec Tube Alloy started its 2 Second Lean journey less than a year ago, and in this tour you will see how Vallourec drastically transformed its organization in a simple and fun way by growing its people into lean thinkers and problem solvers. Vallourec Tube Alloy, a company of Vallourec Group, is dedicated to machine premium connections and accessories for the oil and gas industry. 


This is part 2 of the Vallourec 2 Second Lean tour. People who participated in part 1 do not need to register for part 2. New participants are also invited to register and join this tour.



This event is part of AME's 2 Second Lean Tour series hosted by Paul Akers, author of the book 2 Second Lean and owner of FastCap.



In the U.S., Vallourec is the leading domestic producer of premium tubular solutions. Vallourec specializes in products used in extreme conditions such as deep wells, corrosive environments, deviated wells, and high pressure and high temperature conditions. Complex threading and machining is Vallourec Tube Alloy's specialty. The company offers tubing and casing accessories that deliver enhanced performance and production, including couplings, pup joints and a full range of premium connections and services.

Vallourec Tube Alloy is a company of Vallourec Group dedicated to machine our VAM connections in accessories for oil country tubular good (OCTG) oil and gas as well as repair any pipe connections that need service. vallourec.com


Welcome and company overview
Q&A and feedback poll

  • Develop your people
  • Unleash your people's creativity
  • Inspire excellence
  • Gain ideas and tools that you can duplicate in your organization
  • Team members
  • Front line leaders
  • Continuous improvement professionals
  • Operations leaders
  • Executives who influence the whole organization

To fully participate in this virtual event, a high-speed internet connection, speaker/headphones, microphone and webcam are needed. While not required, you will have a better online experience if you do not use wireless internet service. A wired/ethernet connection will have a stronger signal than wireless. Make sure you download the Zoom Client for Meetings desktop application for the best experience. Do not use the version available through your web browser as it has limited features. https://zoom.us/download


You can become an AME member during the registration process for $150 per year and obtain the discounted AME member rate for this event. Your membership will also entitle you to a registration discount for all future AME conferences, seminars, workshops and webinars for one year.

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Cancellation Policy: For paid events, enrollment fee less a $100 non-refundable registration charge will be refunded up to one week before the event. Substitutions may be made up to three days prior to the start of the workshop.

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