SOURCE: Quicksilver Resources Inc.

Quicksilver Resources Inc.

November 29, 2011 16:01 ET

Quicksilver Resources Announces Commencement of Public Offering for Units of BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P.

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 29, 2011) - Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) announced today that it has commenced a registered underwritten public offering of 6,967,844 units of BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: BBEP). The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,045,177 additional units from Quicksilver to cover over allotments.

Deutsche Bank Securities, BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Goldman, Sachs & Co., UBS Investment Bank, and Wells Fargo Securities are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.

The offering is being made pursuant to BBEP's effective shelf registration statement. The offering may be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus, copies of which may be obtained by sending a request to one of the following:

Deutsche Bank Securities
Prospectus Department
Harborside Financial Center, 100 Plaza One
Jersey City, NJ 07311-3988
telephone: (800) 503-4611

BofA Merrill Lynch
Attn: Prospectus Department
4 World Financial Center
New York, New York 10080

Brooklyn Army Terminal
140 58th Street, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, New York 11220
telephone: (800) 831-9146

Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Attn: Prospectus Department
200 West Street
New York, New York 10282
telephone: (866) 471-2526

UBS Investment Bank
Attn: Prospectus Department
299 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10171
telephone: (888) 827-7275

Wells Fargo Securities
Attn: Equity Syndicate Dept.
375 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10152
telephone: (800) 326-5897

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with and declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities nor shall there be any sales of these securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state. Any offer or sale will be made only by means of the written prospectus forming a part of the effective registration statement.

KWK 11-18

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