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BluMetric Awarded US$1.38 Million Contract For Water Treatment System in Peru

Thursday, May 09, 2013

BluMetric Awarded US$1.38 Million Contract For Water Treatment System in Peru

06:30 EDT Thursday, May 09, 2013

OTTAWA, May 9, 2013 /CNW/ - BluMetric Environmental Inc. (TSXV: BLM) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a US$1.38 million contract to supply a Reverse Osmosis system to deliver high-quality process water at a new facility for a large diversified industrial chemicals producer in Peru.

The BluMetric Reverse Osmosis system will provide up to three million litres per day of processed water, helping to ensure reliable production and product quality.

"This is the second large sales announcement in Latin America in this quarter, and the first commercial water system sale in Peru following our intensified marketing efforts in the region," said Harry Marshall, President of BluMetric's Water Division.  "We are very pleased that this element in our strategic plan is beginning to bear substantial fruit, and see this as the opening of a door to a dynamic market."

"This sale validates the rationale behind our initiatives in Latin America," said BluMetric CEO William Touzel. "It also demonstrates the expanding industry demand for our products and services, as well as the growing range of our technologies."

About BluMetric
BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental issues. The Company serves clients in many industrial sectors, and at all levels of government, in Canada and abroad.

BluMetric operates through two divisions:

  • Professional Services Division, providing environmental earth sciences and engineering solutions, including contaminated site remediation, water resource management, industrial hygiene, occupational health & safety, and renewable energy.  This division operates under the names "WESA", "Envir-Eau", and "OEL-HydroSys"

  • Water Division, focussed on design-build and pre-engineered product solutions to industrial/commercial water and wastewater treatment needs.  This division operates under the names "WESAtech" and "Seprotech".

More information can be obtained at www.blumetric.ca

Forward-looking Statements
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the information contained herein. Some of the statements in this press release, including those relating to the Company's strategies and other statements that are predictive in nature, that depend upon or refer to future events or conditions, or that include words such as "expects", "anticipates", "intends", "plans", "believes", "estimates" or similar expressions, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of securities laws. Forward-looking statements include, without limitation, the information concerning possible or assumed future results of operations of the Company. These statements are not historical facts but instead represent only the Company's expectations, estimates and projections regarding future events. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update or release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this presentation or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events, except as required by law.

SOURCE: BluMetric Environmental Inc.

For further information:

Ian W. Malone, CFO
Tel: (613) 523-1641
Fax: (613) 731-0851
Email: imalone@blumetric.ca 

Robin M. Sundstrom
IRonside Investor Relations
Tel: (647) 822- 8111
Email: robin@ironsideir.com

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