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CALGARY, Jan. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - High Arctic Energy Services Inc. (TSX:
HWO) ("High Arctic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the
appointment of Thomas M. Alford to its Board of Directors.
Michael Binnion, Chairman, stated "We are pleased with the addition of
Tom to the Board. His breadth of experience will be beneficial to the
Company as he brings skills and experience directly relevant to our
Mr. Alford is an independent businessman. Most recently, he was the
President and CEO of IROC Energy Services Corporation from 2001 until
its acquisition by Western Energy Services Corporation on April 23,
2013. Prior thereto, Mr. Alford was the President and CEO of Bonus
Resource Services Corporation from December 1997 to October 2000. Mr.
Alford has over 34 years of experience in the oil and gas service
industry, and received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the
University of Alberta in 1980. Mr. Alford also sits on the Board of
Directors of Western Energy Services Corporation.
About High Arctic
The Company is a provider of specialized oilfield equipment and
services, including drilling, completion and workover related
services. Based in Alberta, High Arctic has domestic operations
throughout western Canada and international operations in Papua New
Guinea. The Company's most recent investor presentation can be found at
SOURCE: High Arctic Energy Services Inc.
For further information:
Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 403-508-7836 ext 103