AAPI (Arkansas) is committed to several charitable activities locally in Arkansas and in India, since its inception. We kindly request you to support us in our endeavors.
Senior Vice President
Welspun Tubular LLC (a subsidiary of WCL) was established to enhance our global
enterprise's ability to serve our clients more efficiently in and around the North
America market. Situated on a 740-acre site adjacent to the Little Rock Port in
Arkansas, the state of the art $150 million API-certified spiral facility is capable of
producing 350,000 net tons of HSAW pipes annually. OUr Arkansas facility
provides a onee-stop solution to valued Oil and Gas customers in and around the
United States. The HFW facility is situated on 45 acres and is in close proximity of
the spiral facility and Port with 10 acres for coil receiveing and storage. We have
significant storage capabilities with excellent logistical solutions availabale - rail,
truck or barge with direct access with UP and BNSF.
Welspun employs 800+ people and has been in production 6 days a week all through the year since its first day of operation. Welspun has approximately $50 million plus in payroll expences welspun moves almost 6000 rail cars and more than 250 barges a year for inbound and outbound movement of their material. Welspun USA, through its Senior Vice President,Mr. Ragesh Chokhani has been istrumental in supporting AAPI Arkansas in its scholarship program for high school and medical college students.
Headquarterd in Research Triangle Park, NC, Integrated Laboratory Systems, Inc. (ILS) is a toxicology and genomics contract research organization (CRO) that serves governmental, commercial, and academic clientele. Dr. Thomas Rao founded ILS in 1985 with two graduate students from North Carolina State University, and has since built the Company into a $20M enterprise with 100+ employees. Dr. Rao, through his foundation supports AAPI Arkansas in its charitable and scholarship activites.