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Marquis Alliance Energy Group Inc. Announces Closing of SAGD Focused Drilling Fluid Asset Acquisition
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Marquis Alliance Energy Group Inc. Announces Closing of SAGD Focused Drilling Fluid Asset Acquisition17:52 EST Wednesday, January 25, 2012CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2012) - Marquis Alliance Energy Group Inc. ("Marquis Alliance"), a subsidiary company of Secure Energy Services Inc. ("Secure" or the "Corporation") (TSX:SES) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the operating assets (excluding working capital) of New West Drilling Fluids Inc. ("NWDF") for an aggregate cash purchase price of $3.4 million.About Secure Energy Services Inc. Secure is a TSX publicly traded energy services company that focuses on providing specialized services to upstream oil and natural gas companies operating in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. The Corporation operates two divisions: Processing, Recovery and Disposal Division ("PRD"): Operating under the trade name Secure Energy Services, the processing, recovery and disposal services division focuses on clean oil terminalling, custom treating of crude oil, crude oil marketing, produced and waste water disposal, oilfield waste processing, landfill disposal and oil purchase/resale service. Drilling Services Division: Operating under the trade names Marquis Alliance and XL Fluids, the drilling services division focuses on drilling fluid systems, solids control, equipment rental service, drilling waste management and environmental services. The drilling fluids service line includes the design and implementation of drilling fluid systems for producers drilling for oil, bitumen and natural gas.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Rene AmiraultSecure Energy Services Inc.Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer(403) 984-6100(403) 984-6101 (FAX)ORNick WielerSecure Energy Services Inc.Chief Financial Officer(403) 984-6100(403) 984-6101 (FAX)www.secure-energy.caThe Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed, nor does it accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.