SOURCE: MetaPower International, Inc.

February 23, 2010 09:00 ET

MetaPower International, Inc. Receives $835,500 CAD Purchase Order for Second Process Safety Project With a Major Oil Sands Energy Company

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - February 23, 2010) -  MetaPower International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTPR) is pleased to announce that the Company's subsidiary, MetaPower Canada, Ltd., has received an additional purchase order for $835,500 CAD to develop Process Safety Information (PSI) Packages for a Canadian Energy Company with operations in the Oil Sands Region of Northern Alberta.

MetaPower Canada, Ltd. received the purchase order to extend its Process Safety Information Project to another project for this existing client. MetaPower Canada's PSI Project in the client's Upgrading Facility has been underway since the fall of 2007 and is expected to continue through the fall of 2011. This new Purchase Order is for additional work in the client's Extraction Facility at the same location.

"We are very pleased to get this work with the Extraction Facility. We have been working with the Upgrading Facility for some time now and it looks like our good work is becoming known around the site. This PO is for the first phase of the Extraction PSI Project. The second phase includes a similar scope. This contract along with the ones we received in December and January for the Upgrading Project brings our total PSI work backlog to in excess of $2,750,000 CAD. Continuing this work puts MetaPower International's performance objectives for 2010 well within our reach," stated Ken Allen, President of MetaPower International, Inc.

About MetaPower International, Inc.:

MetaPower International, Inc. is a technology and services firm originally founded in 1996 that provides information technology and change management services to hazardous process industries. This link between technology and services is critical to manage the changes necessary to successfully compete in the current environment. In today's world, business operations must be streamlined to meet the challenges of these turbulent economic times.

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