On March 15, 2024, MRC Global Inc announced that it has filed a preliminary proxy statement soliciting proxies and urged the shareholders to vote for its board nominees: Deborah G. Adams, Leonard M. Anthony, George J. Damiris, David A. Hager, Ronald L. Jadin, Anne McEntee, Robert J. Saltiel, Jr, and Robert L. Wood. The Company stated that Engine Capital LP has notified the Company that it intends to nominate Bradley T. Favreau and Daniel B. Silvers for election as directors at the Annual Meeting in opposition to the nominees recommended by the Company Board of Directors. In addition, the Company stated that its Board of Directors does not endorse the Engine Capital Nominees and recommended the shareholder vote for the election of 8 nominees proposed by the Company Board.