PHI confirms closure of Amelia facility

PHI is closing its facility in Amelia and consolidating those operations with their facility in Houma.

According to a statement from PHI:
“We have made the difficult decision to close our Morgan City base due to a very difficult economic environment and changes in our customers’ needs. We continue to work through the details, including timing, and will do everything possible to limit the impact on the vast majority of our employees and the community.”

We will have more on the story, including reaction from local officials, on Thursday’s editions of KQKI Local News at 7:25 am, 8 am, 12 pm & 5 pm.