Trican Well Service Ltd.

Trican Well Service Ltd.

March 10, 2008 18:14 ET

Trican Well Service Ltd. Announces Appointment of Kevin L. Nugent to Board of Directors

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - Trican Well Service Ltd. (TSX:TCW) is pleased to announce that Kevin L. Nugent has joined its Board of Directors.

Mr. Nugent is President of Livingstone Energy Management Ltd., a privately held corporation created for the purpose of sourcing, evaluating and providing capital to companies engaged in the production of crude oil and natural gas or in the provision of services to the oil and gas industry. Mr. Nugent is a Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry including serving from 2004 to 2006 as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of NQL Energy Services Ltd., which was a leading provider of downhole drilling tools. He also serves on the board of directors of a number of other companies in the oil and gas industry and is a member of the Board of Governors of the University of Lethbridge.

Trican's President and CEO, Murray L. Cobbe, said "It is our pleasure to welcome Mr. Nugent to our Board of Directors. We expect that his experience and industry insight will prove a valuable addition to Trican's strategic leadership as we continue to grow and expand our global reach as a leading international pressure pumping company."

Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Trican has operations in Canada, Russia, the US and North Africa. Trican provides a comprehensive array of specialized products, equipment and services that are used during the exploration and development of oil and gas reserves.

Contact Information

  • Trican Well Service Ltd.
    Murray Cobbe
    President and CEO
    (403) 266-0202
    Trican Well Service Ltd.
    2900, 645 - 7th Avenue S.W.
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 4G8