Drill String Services Adds Industry Veterans to Sales Staff

Drill String Services has expanded its sales team to better serve its clients and broaden its service area, General Manager Milford "Trip" Lay announced.

Tim Musso and Kenneth M. "Tiny" Elliott have joined Drill String Services as sales representatives.

Musso, who has worked in the oil and gas service industry for 28 years, has an extensive background in sales, business development, account management and marketing. He has previously served as sales manager and vice president of sales and marketing for Cajun Tubular Services and BJ Tubular Services.

A native of Houma, La., Musso is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE).

Elliott has worked as a sales representative in the oilfield service arena for 32 years. A native of Lafayette, La., Elliott attended the University of Louisiana, then USL. He is a member of the AADE Lafayette Chapter.

"We recruited both Tim and Kenneth because of their industry knowledge and track record of customer service," said Lay. "Experience and quality of service are areas where we strive to excel above the competition."

Drill String Services, Inc. is an API Q1-certified full-service pipe inspection company, serving the oil and gas industry for 20 years. Its highly trained staff specializes in NDT drill pipe inspection, bottom hole assembly (BHA) manufacturing and rotary shoulder connection repair using the latest in NDT procedures and CNC lathe technology.

With facilities in Morgan City, La., and Victoria, Texas, Drill String Services works at onshore and offshore locations in Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado and Arkansas and across the United States.