CALGARY, March 6 /CNW/ - BlackWatch Energy Services Trust (TSX: BWT.UN)
("BlackWatch" or the "Trust") announces that, effective immediately, Mr. Earl
J. Connors has resigned his positions as President, Chief Executive Officer
and a Director of the Trust to pursue other interests. The Board of Directors
wishes to thank Mr. Connors for his contributions to BlackWatch.
The Trust will immediately be commencing an executive search to find a
replacement for Mr. Connors. In the interim, Mr. Robert Copeland, Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer and Mr. Paul Partlo, Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer will be taking responsibility for the duties of the
ABOUT BLACKWATCH ENERGY SERVICES TRUST
BlackWatch Energy Services Trust is a growth-oriented energy services
trust that provides a range of services to its customers operating in the
Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin including drilling, wireline services, rig
transportation and hauling, coil tubing well servicing, oilfield equipment
rental services and production services. The units of BlackWatch trade on the
Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "BWT.UN".
The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this news release.
For further information:
For further information: BlackWatch Energy Services Trust, No. 300, 855
8th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 3P1, (403) 225-3879, (403) 366-2067 (FAX);
Kevin Bennett, Chairman of the Board; or Paul Partlo, Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, www.blackwatchenergy.ca