Vallourec in Brazil


Who we are

Vallourec has seven units in Brazil. In Minas Gerais, the units of Barreiro and Jeceaba focus in the production of seamless steel tubes; Vallourec Florestal is responsible for the production of charcoal, which supplies the ovens of the tubes producing units; and Valourec Mineração supplies the iron ore internal demands. The company also has in the state a Business unit, provider of administrative services.

In Rio de Janeiro, Vallourec Transportes e Serviços (VTS) provides specialized services to the Oil and Gas sector. In Espírito Santo, the unit of Tubos Soldados Atlântico (TSA) produce steel tubes with large diameter helical welding (16” to 60”) for several applications, such as gas and oil pipelines, fluid conduction, structural and sanitation.

Vallourec works side to side with their clients to provide more than only tubes: we offer innovative, safe, competitive and intelligent solutions to make your projects come true.

Our Units

Vallourec Soluções Tubulares do Brasil

Vallourec Soluções Tubulares do Brasil, established in October 2016, is the result of the merging between Vallourec Tubos do Brasil and Vallourec & Sumitomo Tubos do Brasil. The company has two plants for the production of seamless steel pipes, one in Belo Horizonte (MG) in the district of Barreiro, and the other in Jeceaba (MG). Barreiro's Plant is one of the most well-equipped steel complexes in the international market, producing seamless steel pipes for the oil, manufacturing, automotive, energy and civil construction industries. Jeceaba's Plant is one of the most modern steel plants in the world, focused on producing seamless steel pipes, exclusively for the oil and gas industry.

Vallourec Florestal

Vallourec Florestal is a pioneer in planting and managing eucalyptus forests to produce charcoal. It stands out in the national market because of its genetic research, the mechanization of activities and the productivity of its forests. The headquarters are in Curvelo (State of Minas Gerais) and the eucalyptus plantations are in the central, north and northwest regions of the state.

Vallourec Mineração

Vallourec Mineração has been producing iron ore since the beginning of the 1980’s at the Pau Branco Mine. The product is one of the richest in the world because of the privileged mining position in the Quadrilátero Ferrífero Region in the town of Brumadinho, 30 km from Belo Horizonte (State of Minas Gerais). The company processes three types of ore: hematite, goethite and itabirito.

Vallourec Transportes e Serviços (VTS)

Located in the Special Business Zone (Zona Especial de Negócios - ZEN), in Rio das Ostras, State of Rio de Janeiro, VTS services the home market and the South American market. Your focuses is on specialized services and the supply of accessories to the oil and gas sectors, including inspection, maintenance and lining in the oil and gas industry; transport, repairs, technical consultancy, management and maintenance of inventories, coordination and design of wells, training, management of accessories, as well as the production of tube accessories.


Tubos Soldados Atlântico (TSA)

TSA’s coating plant offers high performance internal and external anticorrosive lining for different types of steel tube, from 6 to 60 inches.


Fundação Sidertube

Fundação Sidertube is a non-profit entity that provides social, as well as health, education, culture, leisure and sports services, with projects directed especially for company employees, their families and retired employees.


Vallourec in Brazil has two governance bodies: the Board of Directors and the Board of Executive Officers, which have specific duties. Both are supported by the Technical Committees and the Risk Committee. In addition to these instances, the decision-making process of Vallourec companies in Brazil follows the pillars of the process monitoring plan and performance indicators.


Be recognized as a provider of world-class premium tubular solutions through industrial excellence, quality, cutting-edge technology, sustainable management, motivated employees and cultural diversity, thus guaranteeing a highly competitive position in the Brazilian and international markets.

Board of Executive Officers

Alexandre Lyra Managing Director
João Perez Chief Commercial Line Pipe Projects
Lothar Birkhäuser Chief Upstream and Industrial and Technology Officer

Our story

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Creation of Companhia Mannesmann and commissioning of blast furnace, rolling mill


Creation of Mannesmann Mineração (Vallourec Mineração Ltda) and start of the production


First farm acquired by Ca Mannesmann for silviculture (Vallourec Florestal Ltda)


Ethics and Compliance

Code of Ethics

The Vallourec Code of Ethics sets out the values and defines the main principles of action of Vallourec with regards to its personnel, customers, suppliers and stakeholders. It also establishes the rules of conduct that must be followed by all its employees.

Compliance Manual

Vallourec undertakes its activities in compliance with all applicable international and national laws and regulations. In this context, the main purpose of the Compliance Manual is to disseminate the business ethics and establish a set of guidelines and rules aimed at the detection, identification and/or combat of improper or illegal acts and behaviors.

Integrity Line

To register a complaint or report any behavior related to unfair practices, corruption, harassment, discrimination, and illegal use of personal data click here to access the Integrity Line.
The line can be accessed 24 hours/ seven days per week from any place in the world, and it works on any device (computer, smartphone, and tablet). It is hosted in a secure and protected platform, managed by an independent company, Business Keeper AG, subjected to a confidentiality and security agreement.

Contact us

Click here to see the complete list of our units, offices, sales and research centers. 

Financial information to suppliers system

Vallourec - Suppliers portal (available only for suppliers and partners that have already subscribed on it)
Click here to access the user guide (available only in Portuguese).