OTTAWA, Feb. 16 /CNW/ - Clearford Industries Inc. ("Clearford" or the
"Company"),(TSX-V:CLI) today announced it has signed an agreement with
Malé Water and Sewerage Company ("MWSC") of the Republic of Maldives to
negotiate and enter into sewerage infrastructure projects with the
objective of the development of sewerage infrastructure for at least
two islands ("Projects") located in the Republic of the Maldives, using
Clearford's SBS system. The parties have agreed to work in good faith
to establish a binding contract for construction. This agreement
enables the parties to rely upon the Clearford proven system of sewage
collection and treatment and MWSC's extensive construction and
operational presence in the Maldives.
Malé Water & Sewerage Company Pvt Ltd, established in the year 1995,
with the purpose of solving the growing water needs in Malé, has been
serving the community for 15 years. The principle objective of the
Company is to design, develop, operate, manage and maintain the public
water, wastewater collection and disposal system in Malé.
Neither the 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.
About Clearford Industries Inc.
Clearford Industries Inc. (TSX-V: CLI) is the developer of the patented
Small Bore Sewer ™ (SBS™), a watertight small diameter wastewater
collection system that provides servicing with superior operational and
environmental performance at a significantly lower cost when compared
to historic gravity sewers. Clearford's SBS™ technology and industry
expertise provide the enabling platform to deliver, on a global basis,
turnkey, fixed-price wastewater collection, treatment and energy
generation solutions that are ideally suited for water-scarce regions,
those with unreliable water distribution networks, and new developments
seeking a greener approach to water and wastewater management. For
more information on Clearford, please visit www.clearford.com.
Forward Looking Statements
This news release contains certain statements that constitute
forward-looking statements as they relate to the Company and its
management. Forward-looking statements are not historical facts but
represent managements current expectation of future events, and can be
identified by words such as "believe", "expects", "will", "intends",
"plans", "projects", "anticipates", "estimates", "continues" and
similar expressions. Although management believes that the expectations
represented in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, there
can be no assurance that they will prove to be correct.
By their nature, forward-looking statements include assumptions and are
subject to inherent risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
future results, conditions, actions or events to differ materially from
those in the forward-looking statements. If and when forward-looking
statements are set out in this news release, Clearford will also set
out the material risk factors or assumptions used to develop the
forward-looking statements. Except as expressly required by applicable
securities law, the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise
any forward looking statements. The future outcomes that relate to
forward-looking statements may be influenced by many factors,
including, but not limited to: industry cyclicality; the ability to
secure third party agreements; successful integration of Clearford's
system with third party technology; competition; reduction in demand
for products; collection from customers; relationships with suppliers;
product liability; intellectual property; reliance on key personnel;
environmental; interest rates; uninsured and underinsured losses;
operating hazards; risks of future legal proceedings; income tax
matters; credit facilities; availability and terms of financing;
distribution of securities; restrictions on potential growth; effect of
market interest rates on price of securities; and potential dilution.
SOURCE Clearford Industries Inc.
For further information:
President and CEO
Clearford Industries Inc.
Phone: (613) 599-6474 ext. 301