SOURCE: Cabo Drilling Corp.

February 16, 2011 09:11 ET

Cabo Drilling to Offer $1.5 Million Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - February 16, 2011) -

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North Vancouver, BC: Cabo Drilling Corp. (the "Company") (TSX-V: CBE) is pleased to announce it will offer a non-brokered private placement of $1.5 million to accredited investors by way of a units offering at $0.20, each unit comprised of one share and one-half share purchase warrant, each full warrant entitling the holder to purchase an additional share of the Company for $0.25 for a period of two years from the date of issue. A finder's fee of 7% cash and 7% broker unit warrants will be paid on a portion of the placement. The broker unit warrants allow the holder to purchase broker units for $0.20 per unit, each unit comprised of one share and one-half share purchase warrant, each full warrant to entitle the holder to purchase one additional share of the Company for $0.25 of a period of two years. The placement is subject to regulatory acceptance.

"This significant working capital injection will strengthen the Company's balance sheet and enable the Company to continue expanding its drilling capacity at a time when the demand for drills is growing steadily," states Cabo's CEO and President, Mr. John Versfelt."

The Company will use the proceeds of the private placement for working capital.

About Cabo Drilling Corp. (TSX-V: CBE)

Cabo Drilling Corp. is a drilling services company headquartered in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Company provides mining related and specialty drilling services through its Canadian divisions in Surrey, British Columbia; Montréal, Quebec; Kirkland Lake, Ontario; and Springdale, Newfoundland; as well as Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp. of Panama, Republic of Panama; Cabo Drilling Spain S.L. of Sevilla, Spain; Balkan States Drilling SH.P.K. of Tirana, Albania; and Cabo Drilling (International) Inc. The Company's common shares trade on the Frankfurt Exchange under the symbol: DHL and on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol: CBE.


"John A. Versfelt"

John A. Versfelt

President and CEO

Further information about the Company can be found on the Cabo website ( and SEDAR ( or by contacting Sheri Barton, Corporate Communications at 403-217-5830 or Mr. John A. Versfelt, Chairman, President & CEO of the Company at 604-984-8894. For general investor relation inquiries you may also contact Renmark Financial Communications Inc. Barbara Komorowski: or Arash Shahi: at Tel: 514-939-3989 or 416-644-2020.

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Contact Information

    John A. Versfelt
    President & CEO
    Telephone: (604) 984-8894
    Facsimile: (604) 983-8056
    e-mail: Email Contact