Cabo Drilling Corp.

Cabo Drilling Corp.

April 25, 2007 10:20 ET

Cabo's Mexico Sub Drills El Tigre Project for Hemis Corporation

NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 25, 2007) - Cabo Drilling Corp. (TSX VENTURE:CBE) ("Cabo" or the "Company") announces that its Mexico subsidiary, Cabo Drilling de Mexico S.A. de C.V., has been awarded a drilling contract by Hemis Corporation. The awarded contract consists of a minimum 3,500 meters of diamond drilling on Hemis's El Tigre property in Sonora State, Mexico.

The drilling project was mobilized the first week of April 2007 and drilling has commenced. The project is comprised of fourteen diamond drill holes at El Tigre, targeted to test gold values identified from surface mapping and old mine workings in the area.

The El Tigre Project is located in south-eastern Sonora along the Sonora Major gold-silver belt and its' Mojave Sonora Mega-Shear. The Project is on the northwest fringe of the Mulatos mining district, which is a huge district that has been mined for several hundred years.

About Hemis Corporation

Hemis Corporation is a precious metals exploration company trading on the OTCBB under the symbol HMSO and listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange under the symbol XZA. Hemis Corporation is comprised of both a resource division and a resource investment unit. Hemis' high profile team is focused on evaluating gold projects with strong potential. The resource investment unit is actively reviewing other natural resource companies for joint ventures and investment.

About Cabo Drilling Corp.

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 subsidiaries Advanced Drilling Ltd. of Surrey, British Columbia; Forages Cabo Inc. of Montreal, Quebec; Heath & Sherwood Drilling Inc., of Kirkland Lake, Ontario; Petro Drilling Company Limited of Springdale, Newfoundland; Cabo Drilling de Mexico S.A. de C.V. of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico; Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp. of Panama, Republic of Panama; and Cabo Drilling Spain, SL of Sevilla, Spain. The Company's common shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol: CBE.


John A. Versfelt, Chairman, President and CEO

This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, potential mineral recovery processes and other business transactions timing. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore, involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Cabo Drilling Corp.
    Investor Relations
    Ms. Sheri Barton
    (403) 217-5830
    Cabo Drilling Corp.
    Mr. John A. Versfelt
    Chairman, President & CEO
    (604) 984-8894
    (604) 983-8056 (FAX) (FAX)