The strengths of the Manufacturing business unit are a team of well-trained machine specialists, extensive product capability and a commitment to service since 1952. Knight Oil Tools™ acquired the Manufacturing business unit in 2003 and continues the long tradition of providing innovative tools and solutions to the oil and gas industry. The commitment to excellence in quality with an emphasis on safety is embedded in the culture of Knight Oil Tools' Manufacturing business unit. This commitment is a testament to the company's longevity in this ever-evolving industry.
The Manufacturing business unit fabricates tools used in drilling and workovers – including surface equipment, downhole tools, whipstocks, subs and various fishing tools. The company also manufactures:
Pipe cleaning machines
Lathe refacing units
Thread protector and parts cleaning machines
Conveyors and pipe handling equipment
Tool, pipe and cargo baskets
Knight Oil Tools' Manufacturing business unit uses top of the line equipment including the latest CNC lathes and milling machines to provide our clients with the finest custom tools and accessories. We also have a full line of traditional machine shop tools including manual machines, boring mills and welding services. These tools and equipment enable Knight Oil Tools' Manufacturing business unit to provide the best quality in a safe working environment.
Knight Oil Tools' Manufacturing business unit, a producer of the Hub City Iron Works™ line of products, specializes in the design, manufacture and repair of oilfield equipment and tubulars.