Precision Drilling Trust
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Precision Drilling Trust

October 12, 2006 18:49 ET

Precision Drilling Trust to Present at the FirstEnergy Energy Trust Conference in Montreal

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2006) - Precision Drilling Trust ("Precision") will be presenting at the FirstEnergy Energy Trust Conference on October 18, 2006 in Montreal, Quebec. Gene Stahl, President & Chief Operating Officer of Precision Drilling Corporation, is scheduled to present at 10:00 a.m. ET (8:00 a.m. MT) on Wednesday, October 18, 2006. The investor presentation will include information detailing the company's performance, strategy and outlook.

A live webcast of the audio and a copy of the presentation will be available on Precision's website at www.precisiondrilling.com by selecting "Investor Relations" and then "Webcast". Shortly after the live webcast, an archived version will be available for approximately 30 days.

Precision Drilling Trust is Canada's largest energy services trust. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Precision is the leading provider of energy services to the Canadian oil and gas industry. Precision provides customers with access to an extensive fleet of contract drilling rigs, service rigs, camps, snubbing units, wastewater treatment units and rental equipment backed by a comprehensive mix of technical support services and skilled, experienced personnel.

Precision is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "PD.UN" and in U.S. dollars "PD.U" and on the New York Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "PDS".


Contact Information

  • Doug Strong, Chief Financial Officer of
    Precision Drilling Corporation, Administrator of the Trust
    (403) 716-4500
    (403) 264-0251 (FAX)
    or
    Precision Drilling Trust
    4200, 150 - 6th Avenue S.W.
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 3Y7
    Website: www.precisiondrilling.com