Company Profile

Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leading distributor of water, sewer, storm drain and fire protection products in the United States. Operating more than 275 branches nationwide, we combine local expertise with a national supply chain to provide contractors and municipalities innovative solutions for new construction and aging infrastructure. Core & Main’s 3,500 plus associates are committed to the safe distribution of water and fire protection to help communities thrive. We serve communities in the U.S., the Caribbean and certain international markets.

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Fast Facts

2018 Performance:
$3.2 billion in annual revenue for 2018

# of Locations:
275+ branches

# of Employees:
3,500+

History:
70+ years in business
#1 U.S. waterworks distributor

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Headquarters:
St. Louis

U.S. waterworks market size:
~$18 billion

 

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Highlights

  • 10 acquisitions since August 2017
  • Named Best Place to Work by St. Louis Business Journal for 2019 and 2020 and Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for 2017, 2018 and 2019
  • No. 9 of Top 10 Privately Held Businesses in St. Louis
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Key Growth Drivers

  • Municipal construction
  • Residential construction
  • Non-Residential construction
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KEY CUSTOMERS

  • Large and diverse customer base of 35,000+ municipalities and private developers nationwide, including multi-utilities (e.g. electric, gas and water)
  • Private water companies
  • Professional contractors in residential, commercial and industrial construction
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END MARKETS AND PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION

  • Water, wastewater, treatment plants, clean water, landfill, mining, energy and fire protection
  • Products distributed such as ductile fittings and pipe, PVC and HDPE pipe, storm drain pipe, water meters, fire hydrants, valves, actuation and asset management solutions, sprinkler heads, pipe repair materials, and fabrication services

Member Organizations

  • American Fire Sprinkler Association
  • American Water Works Association
  • Design Build Institute of America
  • Global Water Intelligence
  • National Association of Water Companies
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • National Rural Water Association
  • National Utility Contractors Association
  • Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference
  • Water and Sewer Distributors of America
  • And more...

Contact:

Jennifer Noonan
Senior Manager, Communications

[email protected]
(314) 372-2992