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9 WorldWide Drilling Resource ® JANUARY 2020 DKI Set to Open Branch in the UK Drill King International (DKI) announced a stocked warehouse will be located in the UK to enable customers quick access to many products. It will be headed by Jonathan Hurt, DKI’s newly appointed European sales manager. He will be tasked with maintaining and growing DKI’s international busi- ness. He brings 30 years of broad experience in the drilling industry, supporting customer needs worldwide throughout various industry markets. “This is a great opportunity to expand Drill King’s footprint outside the Americas, giving international customers based in Europe and beyond quick access to many top-quality drilling products from a stocked warehouse located in UK,” Jonathan said. With more than 35 years experience, DKI manufactures a compre- hensive range of drilling tools at their state-of-the-art facility, certified in ISO 9001:2015 standards, in Mansfield, Texas. The company offers down-the-hole hammers, button bits, shock absorbers, and casing advance systems, along with a complementary range of percussive and rotary accessories, made with high-quality U.S. material. For a link to this website, visit