Robert Morse joins Performance Drilling as Regional Sales Director

Brandon, Miss., (April 3, 2015) – Performance Drilling Company LLC is pleased to announce that Robert Morse has joined the firm as vice president of sales with primary emphasis in Texas. He brings with him over 42 years of energy services experience including the last five years with Bear Creek Engineering. Prior to that, he spent over 30 years with Hughes Tool Company.

Morse will work with Tommy Ferguson, Vice President Sales and Contracts and Bill E. Bryan, Sales and Safety Director. “We are proud to include Mr. Morse into the Performance Drilling family and look forward to his continuing commitment to providing quality contract drilling services to our clients,” said David “Grumpy” Farmer, president of Performance Drilling Company. Morse along with Farmer, Bryan and Ferguson are all former Hughes Tool Company sales executives who have been providing contract drilling and related services for over 150 combined years.

Performance Drilling with corporate offices in Brandon, is well poised for continued growth in the Permian Basin and the ArkLaTex area. Performance Drilling Company’s West Texas operation is based in Big Spring, Texas, and provides a suite of land drilling services.

For more information, contact B. R. Hawkins, communications director, at (228) 671-9065 or by email at