BROUSSARD, LA – Congressman Clay Higgins (R-LA) recently joined the Petroleum Equipment and Services Association (PESA) and association member M&M International for a tour of the company’s facilities in Broussard.
The tour included demonstrations of M&M’s manufacturing capabilities as well as an overview of the services that the company provides to both onshore and offshore production companies and the significant employment and economic effect M&M International and the energy service and supply sector provides to Louisiana’s 3rd District. M&M International also hosted a Town Hall with employees where issues such as tariffs and LNG exports were discussed.
“M&M International produces high-quality, durable equipment that makes American energy production possible. The oil and gas industry and energy services industry support millions of jobs across the country and are a critical part of Louisiana’s economy,” said Congressman Higgins. “I’m honored to serve hard-working Americans like those at M&M International’s Broussard facility. We will continue working alongside President Trump at the federal level to promote American energy dominance and grow our economy.”
“PESA appreciates Congressman Higgins taking the time to visit our member company M&M International to learn more about the company’s contributions to domestic oil and gas production,” said Leslie Beyer, President, PESA. “It is our intention to showcase our members and the innovative processes they are undertaking to advance America’s goal of energy independence.”
M&M International is a family owned and operated original equipment manufacturer specializing in valves utilized during the exploration, completion, and production of oil and natural gas wells. This family-run business is headed by Quay McKnight, Chairman of the Board, and Johnson McKnight, CEO.
The Petroleum Equipment and Services Association (PESA) is the unified voice for the energy industry’s services and equipment organizations, advocating for and supporting this sector’s achievements in job creation, technological innovation, and economic stability.