Hydril Announces Management Changes

The Board of Directors of Hydril Company has appointed two vice presidents. Charles Jones has been named Vice President of the Pressure Control segment and Neil Russell has been named Vice President of the Premium Connections segment of Hydril. Jones and Russell have diverse backgrounds in engineering, sales and marketing with domestic as well as international expertise and both served as managing directors prior to this appointment.

Christopher Seaver, President and CEO of Hydril stated, "Jones and Russell will play key roles in strategic planning for Hydril Company and its continued success in providing the highest quality products and technology to the oil and gas drilling industry."