Uranium Energy Corp
OTC Bulletin Board : URME
FRANKFURT : U6Z
BERLIN : U6Z

Uranium Energy Corp

February 01, 2007 09:03 ET

Uranium Energy Corp Appoints Experienced Mine Developer Curtis O. Sealy as Vice President of Production

Appointment Further Strengthens Operational Credentials as Development in South Texas Proceeds

AUSTIN, TEXAS--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 1, 2007) - Uranium Energy Corp (OTCBB:URME)(FWB:U6Z)(BERLIN:U6Z) announces the appointment of Curtis O. Sealy as Vice President of Production. Mr. Sealy is a registered professional engineer who has 40 years experience designing and constructing mines and other large-scale engineering projects internationally. His most recent 20 years have been spent with uranium mining and development companies.

Mr. Sealy has broad experience designing, developing, constructing and providing quality control/quality assurance for large-scale engineering projects, including mines, petrochemical facilities, dams, harbor works, landfills, groundwater and surface reclamation and many other projects. He is a recognized expert on earth structures and ground improvement techniques, and has authored numerous papers in his field of expertise.

Mr. Sealy spent 17 years with Umetco Minerals Corp, a subsidiary of Union Carbide, and a large uranium producer in Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah, where he managed all aspects of regulatory compliance and environmental remediation. More recently, he served as Vice President of Environmental and Regulatory Affairs for Energy Metals Corp., a uranium exploration and development company.

Harry Anthony, Chief Operations Officer, said, "The addition of Mr. Sealy to our management team opens new opportunities for the Company. His extensive geotechnical engineering knowledge coupled with his impressive experience in mining operations and reclamation further strengthens the solid foundation of technical expertise in the Company."

About Uranium Energy Corp

Uranium Energy Corp (OTCBB:URME) is a US-based junior resource company with the objective of becoming a near-term ISR uranium producer in the United States. The Company is developing its advanced-stage Goliad Project in South Texas, with ISR uranium production projected to begin in 2009. Uranium Energy Corp controls one of the largest historical uranium exploration and development databases in the US. Through the use of these databases, the Company has acquired advanced uranium properties throughout the southwestern US. The operational management is comprised of pre-eminent uranium mining and exploration professionals, whose collective experience in the uranium mining industry gives the Company ongoing uranium mine-finding and uranium mine development expertise. Uranium Energy Corp is well positioned to capitalize on the current alternative energy boom. For more information, please visit www.uraniumenergy.com.

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