NC Services Group Ltd.

December 22, 2010 11:15 ET

NC Services Group Ltd. Announces the Appointment of Darin Coutu as Its New Chief Financial Officer

Continuing Strategy to be the Dominant Provider of Lifting & Heavy Haul Solutions

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 22, 2010) - NC Services Group ("NCSG") and its subsidiaries Northern Crane Services, Trans Tech Contracting, and Mullen Crane and Transport, is pleased to announce that it has hired Darin Coutu as its new Chief Financial Officer ("CFO").

Darin is a Chartered Accountant and seasoned finance professional with over 20 years of increasingly senior finance experience including as CFO for three publicly traded companies. Most recently, Darin served as CFO for ZCL Composites Inc., a Toronto Stock Exchange listed Company. In his new role at NCSG, Darin will work with the senior management team to execute on the strategic vision of the company to be the lifting and heavy haul solutions provider of choice in Western Canada and the United States.

In his previous roles, Darin has had experience running the finance, accounting and treasury functions of companies with operations across Canada and the United States. Darin also has experience with mergers and acquisitions and the integration of acquired companies. These experiences will be invaluable to Darin in his new role as CFO of NCSG.

Darin and his family reside in Edmonton and he is active in the community.

About NC Services Group

NC Services Group started out as Northern Crane Services which was founded in 1987. Since that time, NCSG has grown through internal growth and acquisition to become the largest independent full service crane and heavy haul company in Alberta. NCSG has been a long-time participant in the growing Western Canadian economy and has offices in Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Grand Prairie, and Fort St John, in Canada and in Idaho, Montana, Iowa and Texas in the United States. The company provides lifting and heavy haul services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories as well as in the energy and wind corridors in the United States. NCSG has a diverse fleet of approximately 180 cranes, ranging in size from 8 to 1,200 ton as well as a highly specialized heavy haul tractor and trailer fleet servicing the oil sands, traditional oil and gas, infrastructure and the wind industries. NSCG is a privately owned Alberta based company which is a portfolio company of Seattle based private equity firm Northwest Capital Appreciation.

Contact Information

  • NC Services Group Ltd.
    Ted Redmond
    780-455-1075
    or
    NC Services Group Ltd.
    Darin Coutu
    780-455-1075
    www.ncservicesgroup.com