LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Sept. 5, 2014) - Robix Alternative Fuels Inc. ("Robix" or the "Corporation") (CSE:RZX) announced today that David Edwards has resigned from the Board of Directors and the Company has appointed Kevin Aylward as Director. Mr. Aylward is the former Minister of the Environment with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador under Premier Brian Tobin and is currently a strategic advisor to Robix. His decision to join the Robix Board of Directors further solidifies his involvement with the Company.
"I would like to thank Dave for his valuable contributions to the Robix Board and I wish him much continued success," commented Nathan Hansen, President and CEO. "We are delighted to welcome Kevin Aylward onto the Board. I believe Kevin's guidance and experience will be complementary to the existing skill set of our Board of Directors."
In addition the Company announced that it is cancelling the proposed private placement originally announced on August 7th, 2014. Following discussions with its Board of Directors, management is pursuing other financing opportunities/structures.
The Corporation is an "industrial products/technology" company, offering to investors a unique opportunity to participate in a leading company in the business of ownership of patents, and their development from commercialization to worldwide expansion through various business arrangements. Robix owns a Clean Ocean Vessel ("COV") patent, which is an oil spill recovery vessel design with the capability to recover oil in rough and debris laden sea conditions. Robix has recognized a worldwide market opportunity for effective containment, recovery and disposal equipment, particularly in the oil spill protection industry, and it proposes to develop a business model as a service provider, and/or equipment provider under licensing agreements with other industry participants, wherein Robix will use its COV patented design solution.
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