WB Pipeline

WB Pipeline LLC to sell hundreds of late‐model equipment items with Ritchie Bros. in early August as part of strategic downsizing

CEO William B. Haines to retire, entrusting future to its skilled management team

HOUSTON, TX – June 16, 2023 – WB Pipeline LLC, a leading name in the pipeline construction industry, is set to conduct a strategic downsizing initiative to coincide with the retirement of its CEO, William B. Haines. As part of this significant transition, the company will sell its fleet of late‐model pipeline equipment items and vehicles with Ritchie Bros. in early August in Splendora, Texas.

“It has been a privilege to lead WB Pipeline and witness its growth and success,” said CEO William Haines. “As I transition into retirement, I am thrilled to hand over the reins to a remarkable management team that shares my unwavering commitment to excellence. I have full confidence in their abilities to steer the company to new heights.”

WB Pipeline will continue to serve its clients with unwavering dedication and uphold its commitment to safety, quality, and customer satisfaction.

“I’m also very excited for our auction with Ritchie Bros. in August at our yard in Splendora, TX,” added Mr. Haines. “Our fleet is diverse, well‐maintained, and ready to go to work for any new owner. By selling with Ritchie Bros., we can reach potential buyers around the world.”

“WB Pipeline has one of the nicest pipeline construction fleets we’ve ever seen, and our August auction in Texas for them will be our biggest pipeline auction of the year,” said Noni Garcia, Director of Sales, Ritchie Bros. “Keep an eye on our website at for a complete list of WB assets, including high‐res photos, videos, and other detailed equipment information. You don’t want to miss this opportunity!”

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