Orbit Garant to announce fiscal 2008 financial results September 25 and hold conference call on September 26



    VAL-D'OR, QC, Sept. 22 /CNW/ - Orbit Garant Drilling Inc. (TSX OGD) today
announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2008
financial results following the close of the markets on Thursday, September
25.
    A conference call for analysts and interested listeners will be held
Friday morning September 26 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). The call-in numbers for
participants are 416 644 3415 and 800 733 7560. A live audio feed of the call
will also be available on the Internet at:
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2424620.
    In addition to discussing its financial results for fiscal 2008, Orbit
Garant management plans to comment on its continuing focus on the Abitibi
mining region and its major and intermediate mining company customers. In view
of the current illiquidity in financial markets, the company will also confirm
that its drilling programs are proceeding as planned and that its major and
intermediate customers have not cancelled or cut back their programs. Orbit
Garant's speakers will be Eric Alexandre, President and COO and Alain
Laplante, CFO.
    A replay of the call will be available from 12:00 p.m. (ET) on Friday,
September 26 until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, October 3, 2008. To access the
replay, call 416 640 1917 or 877 289 8525 enter pass code number 21284147, and
then press the pound # key. The replay can also be accessed over the Internet
at the above address.

    About Orbit Garant

    Orbit Garant is one of the largest Canadian-based drilling companies,
providing both underground and surface drilling services in Canada and
internationally through its 116 drills and approximately 500 employees. Orbit
Garant provides services to major, intermediate and junior mining companies,
through each stage of mining exploration, development and production.

    Forward-looking information

    This press release may contain forward-looking statements (within the
meaning of applicable securities laws) relating to business of Orbit Garant
Drilling Inc. (the "Company") and the environment in which it operates.
Forward-looking statements are identified by words such as "believe",
"anticipate", "expect", "intend", "plan", "will", "may" and other similar
expressions. These statements are based on the Company's expectations,
estimates, forecasts and projections. They are not guarantees of future
performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are difficult to control
or predict. These risks and uncertainties are discussed in the Company's
regulatory filings available at www.sedar.com. There can be no assurance that
forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate as actual outcomes and
results may differ materially from those expressed in these forward-looking
statements. Readers, therefore, should not place undue reliance on any such
forward-looking statements. Further, a forward-looking statement speaks only
as of the date on which such statement is made. The Company undertakes no
obligation to publicly update any such statement or to reflect new information
or the occurrence of future events or circumstances.




For further information:

For further information: Eric Alexandre, President and Chief Operating
Officer, (819) 824-2707 Ext. 233; Philip Koven, Investor Relations, (416)
447-4740 Ext. 235


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