SOURCE: Quicksilver Resources Inc.

June 23, 2008 16:15 ET

Quicksilver Resources Announces $300 Million Debt Offering

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - June 23, 2008) - Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $300 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2015. The notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior basis by certain of Quicksilver's domestic subsidiaries. Quicksilver intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay a portion of its existing borrowings under its senior credit facility.

Credit Suisse and Banc of America Securities LLC are acting as joint book-running managers. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement relating to the offering may be obtained from the offices of Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Prospectus Department, One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, or from Banc of America Securities LLC, Capital Markets Operations, 100 West 33rd Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10001. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement relating to the offering may also be obtained via phone from Credit Suisse Securities at 1-800-221-1037 or via e-mail from Banc of America Securities at An electronic copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement will be available on the website of the Securities and Exchange Commission at

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state.

About Quicksilver Resources

Fort Worth, Texas-based Quicksilver Resources is a natural gas and crude oil exploration and production company engaged in the development and acquisition of long-lived, unconventional natural gas reserves, including coalbed methane, shale gas, and tight sands gas in North America. The company has U.S. offices in Fort Worth, Texas; Glen Rose, Texas and Cut Bank, Montana. Quicksilver's Canadian subsidiary, Quicksilver Resources Canada Inc., is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. For more information about Quicksilver Resources, visit

Forward-Looking Statements

The statements in this press release regarding future events, occurrences, circumstances, activities, performance, outcomes and results are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual activities could differ materially from those contained in this release because of a variety of factors disclosed in Quicksilver Resources' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Except as required by law, we do not intend to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

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Contact Information

  • Investor & Media Contact:
    Quicksilver Resources Inc.
    Rick Buterbaugh
    (817) 665-4835

    777 West Rosedale Street
    Fort Worth, TX 76104