American Mud Works opens new facility in Monroe County
John Miller, director of drilling fluid operations for American Mud Works’ new facility in Monroe County, got his start throwing 100-pound bags into a pit 18 hours a day. Through hard work and sheer determination, he worked his way up in the oil and gas business until he was involved in chemical engineering and manufacturing drilling fluids. When he heard about American Mud Works, colleagues told him he was crazy for thinking about leaving his steady position, but Miller thought differently.
“They’re just like a big family,” said Monroe County Chamber of Commerce office manager Barbara Carslund,