Bill Knighten attended high school in Murfreesboro, Arkansas. After graduating in 1947, Bill went on to Hemphill Diesel School where he studied Diesel Mechanics. He spent time as a heavy equipment technician and serviceman for National Supply and opened Knighten Industries, Inc. in 1969.
Knighten Industries can handle virtually any pump need. They offer a full service machine shop, shop and field services for all types of pumps and a state of the art fabrication department to build and manufacture turn-key pump packages. Headquartered in Odessa, Knighten Industries Inc. has six other locations throughout Texas.
Bill is proud of the reputation they have maintained in the industry for the past 46 years. He believes in integrity, fairness and honesty in all transactions with clients.
Bill and his wife Martha have been married for 21 years and have four children together – Alan, Margaret, James and Brian. Bill also has two stepsons, Abel and Miguel, and eight grandchildren.